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ELIGIBILITY Graduates/ Diploma Holders in any discipline with minimum 3 years of work experience


Did you know that India needs more than 70 lakh project managers in the next ten years, and the potential talent gap puts at risk US$23.4 billion in GDP from 2017-27?* Thus, investing in an industry-recognised certificate programme in advanced project management for a high-growth career has never looked more promising!

The Executive Certificate Programme in Advanced Project Management from S. P. Jain Institute of Management and Research, Mumbai (SPJIMR) will introduce you to the tools and techniques used for comprehensive project management – from its commencement to conclusion. Joining this programme will advance your understanding of the concepts and principles of project management and build your ability to deliver projects with a precise focus on time, budget, and quality.

*Source: PMI's Project Management: Job Growth and Talent Gap 2017-2027

Authorised training partner with PMI
Receive an SPJIMR certificate of completion with 45 PDU's
22 industry-oriented modules and a capstone project
Learn from leading SPJIMR faculty, Eruditus global faculty & industry experts
Succeed with Eruditus Career Services workshops and job placement assistance
Authorised training partner with PMI
Receive an SPJIMR certificate of completion with 45 PDU's
22 industry-oriented modules and a capstone project
Learn from leading SPJIMR faculty, Eruditus global faculty & industry experts
Succeed with Eruditus Career Services workshops and job placement assistance


Understand different project management aspects such as planning, tracking, risk, customer, resource, time management and closure

Appreciate the varying concepts and life cycles of a project such as integration, scope, cost, quality, communication, risk, procurement and stakeholder management

Leverage globally-recognised project management frameworks to meet real-world business challenges and achieve a competitive advantage

Learn how to plan, implement, monitor and evaluate best practices to tackle the complexity and uncertainty of varied-size projects

Create and design automated processes for project management and gain advanced skills required for combating cost and time overruns

Learn risk management techniques, agile tools, and associated software such as MS Project and its advantages for managing projects effectively

Identify the roles and responsibilities of a Project Manager while understanding the associated behavioural as well as leadership skills and competencies


  • Introduction to Project Management
  • Linking Strategy to Project Management
  • Portfolio Approach to Project Management
  • Project/ Portfolio Selection & Organisational Strategy
  • Harvard Business Simulation - Project Management
  • Project Life Cycle & Initiation
  • Project Planning & Scope
  • Project Scheduling
  • Project Cost Estimation
  • Project Quality Management
  • Theory of constraints & Critical Chain Project Management
  • Project Monitoring: Time & Cost Evaluation
  • Adaptive & Agile Project Management
  • Project Stakeholder & Communication Management
  • Risk Analysis of Projects
  • Project Procurement & Contract Management
  • Integration-based Project Delivery and Closure
  • Behavioural & Leadership aspects of Project Management
  • Negotiation Skills
  • Emerging Trends in Project Management
  • Design Thinking in Project Management
  • Reflections/ PMP Tips & Tricks
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Note: Modules/ topics are indicative only, and the suggested time and sequence may be dropped/ modified/ adapted to fit the total programme hours.


Dr Jyoti Jagasia

Associate Professor & Associate Programme Head - PGEMP &

Head - Technology Solutions


Prof. Cmde. P. Prabhakaran

Adjunct Faculty

Prof. Prem Chandrani

Professor - Finance

Chairperson, International Relations &
Head - Consulting Group


Participants who meet the requisite attendance and evaluation criteria will be awarded a Certificate of Completion from SPJIMR along with 45 PDU's. Participants who are unable to clear the evaluation criteria but have the requisite attendance will be awarded a Participation Certificate.

Sample Certificate

Note: All certificate images are for illustrative purposes only and may be subject to change at the discretion of SPJIMR.


"I was initially drawn to join the Advanced Project Management (APM) programme owing to the faculty profiles, SPJIMR’s reputation, and my own career goals. The programme content is relevant, and the teaching methodology combines theoretical knowledge and practical application."


Press Conference Co-ordinator, Healis Sekhsaria Institute for Public Health

"This is a well-designed learning programme taught by a highly skilled team of professors and covers all the aspects of practical project management."


Vice President, J. P. Morgan

"Pursuing this programme has been an intellectually satisfying experience. The curriculum is an interesting mix of case study discussions, assignments, and a dissertation that ensured the continuity of learning."


Manager - PMO & Projects, Compass Group


Work Experience
Past Participant Experience
Top Industries
  • Engineering
  • General Management
  • Information Systems/ Technology
  • Marketing & Sales
  • Technology Management
  • Others*

*Others include Architecture, Construction, Manufacturing, and Operations, amongst others.

Top Functions
  • Administration & HR
  • Engineering
  • General Management
  • Information Systems/ Technology
  • Technology Management
  • Others*

*Others include Architecture, Marine HR Manager, Marketing, and Sales, amongst others.

Top Companies
  • Accenture
  • Amazon
  • Deutsche Bank
  • Capgemini
  • Tech Mahindra Business Services
  • Ericsson India Global Services

Early applications encouraged. Limited seats are available.

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