Batch 7

Professional Certificate Programme in Advanced Operations Analytics and Supply Chain Management

Elevate your operations management skills with advanced analytics to drive efficiency, productivity, and profitability.

  • Executive Alumni Status
  • Low-cost EMI Options Available
  • Real World Case Studies and Capstone Project
Work Experience

Application Deadline: 10 April 2024

Programme Overview

Level up your operations management skills with advanced analytics

In today's competitive business landscape, operations management is more important than ever. Businesses need to be able to operate efficiently and effectively in order to succeed.

The Professional Certificate Programme in Advanced Operations Analytics and Supply Chain Management at IIM Kozhikode is a comprehensive and rigorous program designed to equip you with the knowledge and skills to excel in today's data-driven business world. The program covers all aspects of advanced operations management, including lean thinking, process optimization, supply chain management, and data analytics. The program emphasises strategic aspects of supply chain management, covering topics such as demand forecasting, inventory optimisation, logistics, and risk management.

Who is this Programme for?

Gain expertise in lean operations management and analytics to improve project planning, manage the production scheduling process, and apply forecasting to meet demand-related challenges.

This programme is best suited for:

  • Early and mid-stage professionals aspiring to build and advance their careers in operations management by learning to leverage effective operations strategies and analytics in improving operational efficiencies and achieving business outcomes

  • Mid-stage Operations and Supply Chain Professionals looking to acquire a strategic mindset and learn advanced concepts in operations management and analytics to transition into senior management roles

Eligibility: Graduate (10+2+3) or Diploma holders (Only 10+2+3) from a recognized University with minimum 01 Year of experience (after graduation) as on March 26, 2024.

Programme Highlights


Receive a Certificate of Completion from one of India’s leading B-Schools (NIRF, 2023)


Learn from distinguished IIM Kozhikode faculty & reputed industry experts


Gain practical insights and experience high-impact learning with real world case analysis, excel modeling and simulations


Be Eligible for IIMK Executive Alumni Status and expand your professional network


Explore best practices and advanced perspectives in effective operations management, Supply Chain Management & analytics


Experiential learning through capstone project work, hands-on assignments, class exercises such as monte-carlo simulations and modeling, and tools such as MS Project, and Excel Solver


  • The programme highlights presented above are approximate, and subject to change depending on the availability and expertise of the teaching faculty, as well as the programme's desired outcomes.

  • The primary mode of learning for this programme is via live online sessions with faculty members. Post session video recordings will be made available, at the discretion of faculty members.

Programme Modules


  • Modules/ topics are indicative only, and the suggested time and sequence may be dropped/ modified/ adapted to fit the participant profile & programme hours.

  • The primary mode of learning for this programme is via live online sessions with faculty members. Post session video recordings will be made available, at the discretion of faculty member.

Programme Director


Professor, Quantitative Methods and Operations Management

Professor Ram Kumar has an M.E. in Industrial Engineering from PSG Tech Coimbatore and a PhD from IIT Madras. His research areas include transportation network optimisation, m...

Note: - Programme Director might change due to unavoidable circumstances, and revised details will be provided closer to programme start date.

Industry Expert


Founder & Leadership Coach, Stone Leadership

Ms Andrea Stone has over 25 years of experience in coaching leaders in diverse technology-based organisation, marketing and product roles in global technology industries and i...

Programme Certificate

Programme Certificate

Participants will be awarded a completion certificate from IIM Kozhikode on successfully completing all evaluation components and maintaining a minimum attendance of 75%. Participants who are unable to clear all evaluation components, but have a minimum attendance of 75% shall be awarded a participation certificate.

We encourage you to attend all the live sessions and make the best out of these interactive learning experiences. Post-session video recordings will be made available, at the discretion of faculty member.

Note: The certificate shown above is for illustrative purposes only and may not be an exact prototype of the actual certificate. IIM Kozhikode reserves the right to change the certificate and specifications without notice.

Learning Outcomes

  • Understand effective operations and supply chain management, utilizing analytical techniques across domains

  • Master project lifecycles and various planning and management techniques, such as PERT and CPM

  • Learn about project lifecycles and various project planning and management techniques like PERT, CPM, among others

  • Acquire expertise in supply chain management, including network strategy, sustainability, and forecasting

  • Learn quality management principles like total quality management, along with essential tools and methodologies

  • Gain a comprehensive understanding of Six Sigma, lean operations management, risk management, innovation, operational leadership, and change management

Participant Testimonials

Prof. Ram and Prof. G Anand explained everything very well. They ensured that all the students were learning and interacting. I was able to build a network with many people and also got the chance to ...
Priyanka Kushwaha
Manager-Operations, Big Wong Hospitality
The best part of the program is the session on operations research and management; it helped me understand topics related to Six Sigma in depth. Additionally, this program has aided me in shaping myse...
Manu Hebri Vasudeva
Software Application Designer,HP Enterprise
This program provided me with a very good holistic view by covering most domains in Operations Management, giving me a head start. Thanks to this program, I now know where and how to proceed. Addition...
Rajpal Girase
Regional Process Engineer, Jotun Paints

Past Participant Profiles

Work Experience
Top Industries
  • IT & Communications

  • Banking & Finance

  • Manufacturing & Automobiles

  • FMCG & E-commerce

  • Others#

#Others include Aerospace, Healthcare, Media, Sales, etc.

Top Functions
  • IT & Engineering

  • Finance & Consulting

  • Operations

  • Management

  • Others*

*Others include Sales, Marketing, Teaching, etc.

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IIM Kozhikode Executive Alumni Status

On successful completion of the programme, participants will be eligible for the prestigious IIM Kozhikode Executive Alumni Status. These participants will subsequently receive the alumni registration details from IIM Kozhikode. The benefits include:

  • Access to a new Alumni Email Id with login details and credentials

  • Eligible to receive Publications and Newsletters of IIMK periodically

  • Online access login details to Kasebook (Online Alumni Portal)

  • Issuance of Alumni Identity Card

  • Availing MDC/Guest Rooms at prevailing rates subject to availability

Note: The Executive Alumni benefits are subject to the discretion of IIM Kozhikode.

Emeritus India Career Services

15 Recorded sessions and resources in the following categories (Please note: These sessions are not live):

  • Resume and Cover Letter

  • Navigating Job Search

  • Interview Preparation

  • LinkedIn Profile Optimisation

Please note:

  • IIM Kozhikode or Emeritus do NOT promise or guarantee a job or progression in your current job. Career Services is only offered as a service that empowers you to manage your career proactively. Emeritus offers the Career Services mentioned here. IIM Kozhikode is NOT involved in any way and makes no commitments regarding the Career Services mentioned here.

Student Loan Available

Below EMI plans are available for the Programme Fee: INR 1,96,000 + GST

Full Fee with GST

Tenure (months)


INR 2,31,280


INR 8,123


  • The above EMI's are indicative. The EMI's offered by each of the loan providers might vary from the above figures, depending upon tenure and loan amount to be disbursed.

  • Other EMI tenures available (Months): Propelld: 6/12/18/24/30/36/42/48 Eduvanz: 12/24/36/48

The Learning Experience

More than 300,000 professionals globally, across 200 countries, have chosen to advance their skills with Emeritus and its educational learning partners. In fact, 90 percent of the respondents of a recent survey across all our programs said that their learning outcomes were met or exceeded. All the contents of the course would be made available to students at the commencement of the course. However, to ensure the program delivers the desired learning outcomes, the students may appoint Emeritus to manage the delivery of the program in a cohort-based manner during the course period the cost of which is already included in the overall Course fee of the course.

A dedicated program support team is available 7 days a week to answer questions about the learning platform, technical issues, or anything else that may affect your learning experience.

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Flexible payment options available.

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