Post Graduate Program in Operations Management

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Why Post Graduate Program in Operations Management

The Operations team of an organisation takes care of the planning, development, logistics, and delivery of its products and services. This is particularly crucial in companies that operate in industries like online retail, aviation, manufacturing, hotels, brick-and-mortar retail, and consulting. Due to its importance, the operations role plays a vital role in ensuring the smooth day-to-day functioning of businesses with specific target-driven deadlines.

This PG program by UPES Online is designed to provide you with comprehensive skills in supply chain management, cost and resource optimisation, production strategy, and problem-solving. You will gain a global perspective on the latest industry trends and learn how to be part of an effective and efficient team. It will offer you a holistic framework to consistently meet client demands and teach you about agile innovations, risk management, and analytical tools to optimize key business decisions. 

A Booming Sector With Growth & Promising Opportunities

  • Big data and AI skills are in high demand due to 'Make in India', 'Skill India' initiatives. (Source: India Brand Equity Foundation)

  • Operations has huge future in India, poised to become global manufacturing hub. (Source: India Brand Equity Foundation)

  • Industry 4.0 tech innovations will increase demand for operations professionals. (Source: India Brand Equity Foundation)

UPES Advantage

  • Production Planning & Inventory Control
  • Product Lifecycle Management
  • Lean Manufacturing
  • Operations Analytics
  • Service Operations
  • Business Policy & Strategy
  • Data Visualization
  • Total Quality Management
  • Innovation & Information Technology Management
  • Develop a solid understanding of operations management concepts such as logistics, quality management, production planning, and inventory management.
  • Learn to analyze data and make informed decisions based on their findings. This includes using mathematical models, statistical tools, and simulation techniques to optimize processes and improve efficiency.
  • Develop critical thinking skills and learn to solve complex problems using a systematic approach. They will also learn to identify opportunities for improvement and implement innovative solutions.
  • Gain knowledge about how to manage resources such as people, machines, materials, and information effectively. This includes managing production schedules, coordinating with suppliers and customers, and optimizing the use of resources to maximize productivity.
  • Learn to communicate effectively with various stakeholders such as suppliers, customers, and employees. They will also learn to prepare reports and presentations to communicate results and recommendations.
  • Gain knowledge about regulatory and legal requirements related to operations management, such as safety regulations, labor laws, and environmental regulations.
  • Learn to work collaboratively and lead teams effectively to achieve operational goals. They will also develop leadership skills such as decision-making, conflict resolution, and motivation.
  • 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.

  •  Operations Assistant
  •  Data Entry Operator
  •  Junior Process Analyst
  •  Operations Coordinator
  •  Supply Chain Analyst
  •  Inventory Manager
  •  Operations Manager
  •  Operations Director
  •  Chief Operations Officer (COO)

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.
  • For Indian Students: Rs. 75,000 + GST
  • For Foreign Students: USD 893 or equivalent currency (excluding taxes)
    *Note: Fees payment will be as per the current USD rate

  • Data Processing Expertise
  • People Management
  • Product-oriented skills
  • Confliction resolution Skills
  • Motivation Skills
  • Decision-making 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.