The Indian Institute of Management Calcutta (IIM Calcutta) has announced the launch of the 15th batch of the Executive Programme in Global Business Management with Emeritus.
Aiming to upskill Indian professionals for a high-growth career in global business management, this one-year programme will empower learners to develop future-ready business skills and globalise their business careers. This programme is ideal for mid-career professionals transitioning to global management roles of international businesses or keen on tapping global opportunities for their companies, as well as senior professionals and evolving business leaders looking for a fresh perspective on strategies to expand and successfully manage global operations.
Commenting on the launch of the 15th batch of the programme, Ramya T. Venkateswaran, associate professor, strategic management, said: “The Executive Programme in Global Business Management imparts knowledge and skills in international business strategies to succeed in the global business arena.”
Taught by distinguished IIM Calcutta faculty, the institute claims that the Executive Programme in Global Business Management has enabled scores of alumni through its earlier 14 batches to gain strong strategic, cross-functional, and business decision-making skills in today’s interconnected, global business landscape.
V.K. Unni, professor, public policy and management, said: “IIM Calcutta has taught and mentored close to 850-plus past participants from various sectors, functions, and experiences — ranging mainly from 6 to 15+ years across the 14 batches of this programme.”
Upon successful completion, participants will receive a certificate of completion from IIM Calcutta and the prestigious IIM Calcutta Executive Education Alumni status.
The 15th batch of this programme begins on September 30, 2022. The programme is offered through Emeritus wh offers customised and open programmes in India, Singapore, Dubai and other global locations in collaboration with reputed institutions.
Mohan Kannegal, CEO, India and APAC, Emeritus, said, “According to GMAC’s Corporate Recruiters Survey 2021, the top three skills that will see higher demand in the next five years are managing strategy and innovation, decision-making processes, and leadership. In a rapidly changing global business landscape coupled with technology-led disruption, upskilling is indispensable for business success. With insights from leading IIM Calcutta faculty and distilling hundreds of leading global best practices across industries, the Executive Programme in Global Business Management will transform learners into influential global business leaders and catalysts for business integration, improved responsiveness, and sustainable transformation in an international context”.