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STARTS ON September 30, 2023 Application Deadline: Oct 6, 2023
DURATION 11 Months Live Online Sessions 3 Hours/ Saturday 12:15 PM to 3:15 PM
ELIGIBILITY Graduates (10+2+3)/ Diploma Holders (only 10+2+3) in any discipline from a recognised university with minimum 1 year of work experience (after graduation or diploma) as on September 30, 2023.
STARTS ON September 30, 2023 Application Deadline: Oct 6, 2023
DURATION 11 Months Live Online Sessions 3 Hours/ Saturday 12:15 PM to 3:15 PM

Programme Overview

  • 100+

    Learning Hours

  • 8

    Cutting-edge Modules

  • 1

    Capstone Projects & Presentations

  • 240+


IIM Kozhikode's Advanced Operations Management & Analytics programme provides a nuanced understanding of advanced concepts and practices in operations management and analytics. Build in-demand skills to manage a sound operations management strategy using lean thinking and advanced analytics towards improved efficiencies, significant cost savings, higher customer satisfaction, and organisational excellence.

Why enrol in this Advanced Operations Management & Analytics
Advanced Operations Management & Analytics
Other Advanced Operations Management & Analytics (Online via recorded lectures)
All classes are delivered via LIVE ONLINE format by IIMK faculty & industry experts
Executive ALUMNI Status
PEER-TO-PEER learning through weekly interactions with other participants
Accredited institution Dual accreditation No accreditation
Best-in-class curriculum Created by one of India’s premier B-School Created by a non-accredited institution
FLEXIBLE PAYMENT options with multiple instalments
  • USD 350 Bn

    India’s logistics market is expected to expand at an annual compounded growth rate of 8% reaching USD 330 billion by 2025.

    Source:, 2022
  • 1200 Cr

    BVG India, a Pune-based integrated facilities management company, plans an initial public offering (IPO) to raise Rs 1,200-1,300 crore to expand into new facilities management areas.

    Mordor Intelligence, 2022
  • ₹3.2 LPA

    The annual average operations manager salary for freshers is ₹ 3.2 LPA and may go up to ₹ 18.3 Lacs.

    Source: Ambition Box, 2022

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

The IIM Kozhikode Advantage

  • #3

    Best B-school in India

    SOURCE: NIRF, 2023
  • #10

    Best B-school in Asia

    SOURCE: QS World University Business Masters Rankings 2022

Programme Highlights

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

Learn from distinguished IIM Kozhikode faculty, Emeritus global faculty* & reputed industry experts

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

Be eligible for the lifelong 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.

- *Emeritus global faculty sessions could be scheduled on a different time zone, depending on speaker availability.
- 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.

Learning Outcomes

  • Understand effective operations management along with analytical techniques and their applications across domains
  • Learn about project lifecycles and various project planning and management techniques like PERT, CPM, among others
  • Gain expertise in economic order quantity, inventory classification and other inventory management techniques
  • Develop an in-depth proficiency in supply chain management including network strategy, sustainability and forecasting
  • Learn quality management principles like total quality management along with in-demand tools and methodologies
  • Gain a robust perspective on Six Sigma, lean operations management, risk management and innovation, operational leadership, and change management

Programme Modules

  • Fundamentals of operations in manufacturing and services
  • Process and systems view of the organisation
  • Product process matrix, process analysis
  • Macroeconomics and supply chain
  • Industry 4.0 and its implications for manufacturing/services
  • Digital transformation: Opportunities and Challenges
  • Statistics for managers
  • Descriptive, predictive and prescriptive
  • Data visualisation and interpretation
  • Decision Tree
  • Simulations
  • Multi-Criteria Decision Making (MCDM)
  • Simple statistical analysis using R
  • Project lifecycle management
  • CPM and PERT
  • Project scheduling using MS Project
  • Critical chain project management
  • Economic order quantity
  • Inventory classifications
  • Supply chain planning, concepts, processes and bottlenecks
  • Supply chain structure and design
  • Network strategy
  • Strategic sourcing and procurement
  • Sustainability
  • Forecasting and Supply chain analytics
  • Quality management principles and TQM
  • Quality dimensions and measures
  • Quality tools and methodologies
  • Implementing quality planning and assurance
  • Quality analytics
  • Six Sigma and Lean management concepts
  • Theory of constraints
  • Linking operations to overall organisational strategy
  • Linking operations to financial goals
  • Risk management and innovation
  • Operational leadership and change management

The hands-on group project with four to five members is an integral part of the programme completion and will enable you to apply your learnings in a real-world business scenario. You and your team members can work on any domain for the project, preferably your working domain. Guided by IIM Kozhikode faculty and industry experts, explore how sound operations management and analytics can enhance your ability to optimise in-house processes and systems to minimise costs and maximise business profit.

- 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. The recording of the live sessions will be made available to the participants until the duration of the programme.
- The programme curriculum includes individual assignments, simulations, group projects & presentations to apply and demonstrate classroom learnings.

Programme Director



Quantitative Methods and Operations Management

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Programme Faculty



Quantitative Methods and Operations Management



Quantitative Methods and Operations Management


Associate Professor,

Quantitative Methods and Operations Management


Associate Professor,

Quantitative Methods and Operations Management

Prof. Ramesh Krishnan

Assistant Professor

Quantitative Methods and Operations Management Area

Prof. Saparaya Suresh

Assistant Professor

Quantitative Methods and Operations Management Area

Industry Expert

Andrea Stone

Founder & Leadership Coach,

Stone Leadership

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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.

Sample Certificate
Sample Certificate

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.

Past Participant Profiles

Work Experience
Past Participant 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.

Past participants of Emeritus work at

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Emeritus India Career Services

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  • 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:

  • This service is available only for Indian residents enrolled into select Emeritus programmes.
  • 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. The Career Services mentioned here are offered by Emeritus. IIM Kozhikode is NOT involved in any way and makes no commitments regarding the Career Services mentioned here.

Early applications encouraged. Limited seats are available.

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Loan offered at EMI of INR 7,667
Special Corporate Enrolment Pricing

Round 1: The first application deadline is
July 31, 2023 and the fee to apply is INR 1,500 + GST

Round 2: The second application deadline is
Aug 28, 2023 and the fee to apply is INR 2,000 + GST

Round 3: The third application deadline is
Sept 22, 2023 and the fee to apply is INR 2,500 + GST

Round 4: The fourth application deadline is
Oct 6, 2023 and the fee to apply is INR 2,500 + GST

The Learning Experience 

What is it like to learn with the learning collaborator, Emeritus? 

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.

In collaboration with Emeritus

Erulearning Solutions Private Limited (a company incorporated in India) is a subsidiary of Eruditus Learning Solutions Pte Ltd (a company incorporated in Singapore), and operates under the brand name of 'Eruditus' and 'Emeritus'.