Certificate in Project Management

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Why Certificate in Project Management

The program is aligned to PMBOK (Project Management Body Of Knowledge) 6th Edition and beyond, it gives students an opportunity to learn about project management issues and skills within a business context. The students get an opportunity to learn about project planning, management, and financial control, project procurement and solicitation, assessing and mitigating risk, and advanced project management skills. The curriculum is designed in accordance to standards set by the leading industry platforms and bodies.

Adding a project management certification to your list of credentials is a great way to benchmark your skills for potential employers and show that you have the know-how to plan, schedule, budget, execute, deliver and report on various initiatives. Employers are seeking specific skills to deliver what the businesses need to compete and 40% of them will hire Project Managers in the next 12 months to keep pace with the increasing demand.

A Booming Sector With Growth & Promising Opportunities

  • The project management software market is projected to reach approximately $6.68 billion by 2027.

  • Organizations lacking effective practices wasted around 11.4% of their investment due to poor performance.

  • India and China will represent more than 75% of the total project management-oriented employment.

UPES Advantage

  • Basic Project Management
  • Advance Project Management
  • PMP Preparation
  • Understand methods for modeling and visualizing project processes to improve planning and execution.
  • Learn to create and use Gantt charts for scheduling and tracking project tasks.
  • Gain insights into assessing project progress and performance for informed decision-making.
  • Explore techniques for analyzing and optimizing project schedules and ensuring timely completion.
  • Familiarize yourself with Microsoft Project for efficient planning and tracking.
  • Develop skills in project budgeting, financial management, and risk mitigation.
  • Learn to uphold project quality standards and manage resources effectively.
  • Understand the role of HR in projects, including team development and conflict resolution.
  • Acquire the ability to assess project feasibility considering factors like cost, resources, demand, and risks.
  • Get global certifications from prestigious universities like Wharton Online, University of Minnesota, University of California, University of Illinois, University of London, Rutgers University and more.
  • Stay competitive in the ever-evolving job market by mastering emerging areas of expertise. 
  • Access to specialized Coursera courses tailored to your domain will be available after your enrolment.
  • Learn from world-class faculty members from around the globe who will guide your journey.

  • Project Coordinator / Assistant
  • Junior Project Manager
  • Project Analyst
  •  Project Manager
  •  Program Coordinator / Assistant
  • Operations Manager
  • Senior Project Manager / Program Manager 
  • Project Management Consultant
  • Director of Project Management 

Our comprehensive career services guarantee your career preparedness and employability for the professional world.

  • Career Orientation
  • Mentorship by industry experts
  • LinkedIn/Resume building guidance
  • Interview preparation

Our flexible and budget-friendly fee payment options are designed to make your education journey as smooth as possible.

  • Easy EMI Plan: Study stress-free and focus on smaller, manageable EMI* payment plan.

  • Project Management Skills
  • Problem-solving
  • Leadership Skill
  • Multitasking Skills
  • Creative Thinking & Analytical Skills
  • Strong Communication Skills

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After completing the program, you will get a Global Certificate from UPES

UPES in ranked 52nd among Indian universities and 39th in the management category by NIRF 2023.

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The UPES Online Post Graduate Program (PGP) is an intensive 10-month management program that can be pursued remotely. This PGP maintains the same level of academic rigor and content as a traditional two-year full-time MBA program offered by renowned global business schools.

No, the UPES Online Post Graduate Program upholds a level of rigor and content equivalent to that of a regular two-year full-time MBA program offered by esteemed global business schools. For MBA courses please refer to our MBA program pages.

It's important to clarify that only universities have the authority to grant degrees in India. The UPES Online PGP does not confer a degree or diploma; it is structured as a standalone program. For MBA courses please refer to our MBA program pages.

Details about the specializations offered can be found on our website under the "Certifications" section.

45% and 5% exception as additional relaxation (for special cases).

The UPES Online PGP typically offers multiple cohorts throughout the year to accommodate different starting preferences. These starting months are January, April, July, and October. Each of these months corresponds to a new cohort of students joining the program. This approach allows for greater flexibility in enrolment and enables students to choose the cohort that best suits their schedule and timeline.