IIM Lucknow

Business Entrepreneurship Program-IIM Lucknow

Price : ₹1.79 lacs

  • 4.50

About the Programme

IIM L’s certificate programme exposes senior leaders (Entrepreneurs / Business Owners / Business Drivers) to new principles of competitive strategy necessary in the digital age. Its main focus is new approaches for strategic thinking and action, developing new capabilities and a fresh mind-set. It draws attention to how digitisation can disrupt traditional businesses, and underscore specific actions businesses need to take to safeguard them, and harness the forces of digitisation and connectivity for growth and competitive advantage.This program will take a multi-pronged, blended approach. The uniqueness and effectiveness of the program are based on these four pillars:
Foundational Learning: get a 360-degree view of business, its operating environment, and its functional management through classroom and virtual sessions.
Action Learning: Work on a new developmental or problem-solving initiative within businesses with periodical advice and review from faculty mentors at IIMB.
Peer-Learning: learn from a cohort that is going through similar business challenges and exchange different perspectives and ideas.
Self-Learning: acquire skills for lifelong technology assisted self-learning through MOOCs [Massive open online courses].

Course Content

The curriculum is comprehensive enough to ensure holistic development of family business scions.

  • Sales and Marketing
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Organisation Behaviour (OB)
  • Organisation Development (OD)
  • Industrial Relations (IR)
  • Finance, Cost Management, Direct and indirect Tax
  • General Management (e.g. Strategy)
  • Business Dependencies - Economics, IT, Business Law, International Business,
  • Digitization - ERP & CRM, Digital Marketing, Data Analytics, Cyber Security
  • Business Skills - Communication, Selling, Negotiation, Innovation
  • Business Leadership - Individual and Organizational, People and Task oriented.
  • Business family interface - understanding mutual inluence and improvement processes
  • Self-knowledge - understanding
  • IT for SMEs
  • Eligibility

  • Graduation or equivalent from any recognized University or Institutionwith relevant work experience
  • Diploma Holders with past work experience.
  • Proficiency in English, spoken & written is mandatory.

  • Work Experience

    Minimum of at least 5 years of work experience

    Who Can Join:
  • An entrepreneurial individual who wishes to advance his/her ambitions, or aspiring to start or grow a venture.
  • A recent graduate who wants to acquire the knowledge, skills and aptitudes to facilitate move from the academic to business world by acquiring an entrepreneurial perspective.
  • A ward who wants to be the potential successor of their existing family business.
  • An individual who wants to enhance his career with a distinct personal and competitive advantage.
  • A person who has an idea that might be developed for licensing, commercialization, starting a business or a venture.
  • An individual who is looking for short term employment before starting his business.

    Prof. Ajay K Garg is Associate Professor in Finance and Accounting Area at the Indian Institute of Management Lucknow (IIML). He is an MBA in Finance and has obtained his Doctoral degree from IIM Bangalore. He has professional experience of 22 years. He has published articles in refereed National and International Journals and has National and International Conference presentations to his credit.

    Prof. Sabyasachi Sinha is a faculty of Strategic Management area at IIM – Lucknow. He is a Fellow (PhD) of IIM–Ahmedabad, and an alumni of Indian School of Mines, Dhanbad. Prior to joining academics he has worked with multinational organizations- Nestle and 3M. He has received multiple awards for his research from Indian and Foreign institutions viz., IFCI, European group of organization studies, and Society for the Advancement of Management Studies (UK).

    His present research is focused on strategy and entrepreneurship, and strategic leadership, with speciic focus on managing in fast changing environments, organizational ambidexterity, managing innovation, design thinking, knowledge management, role of top management teams in shaping these processes, and other aspects of business and corporate strategy. He teaches strategic management courses in long-duration programme of IIM-Lucknow, and has also coordinated several management development programme for senior executives from variety of organizations including government sector, public sector undertakings, and multinational companies.

    About IIM Lucknow

    Established in 1984, The Indian Institute of Management, Lucknow is 4th in the prestigious IIM family of
    management schools in India. The establishment of IIMs was envisioned and initiated by the first Prime
    Minister of India – Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru. It offers courses accredited to AMBA, AACSB & NIRF.

    The mission of IIM Lucknow is to improve management systems with regard to business, industry and public
    services through pursuit of excellence in management education, research, consultancy and training. It aims
    to be a preeminent centre of excellence, generating and imparting knowledge in management and
    providing socially conscious and globally relevant thought leadership.

    IIML moulds its students into value driven leaders, managers and global players. It nurtures value based
    young leaders who are capable of driving social and economic transformations towards an ethical, just and
    sustainable society. It encourages and develops individuals having entrepreneurial spirit and actions
    capable of solving societal problems through innovative and sustainable business models.

    The faculty of IIML are teachers in the true sense of the word – people who impart knowledge that is kept
    continually updated. The institute undertakes a diverse range of academic activities aimed at creation,
    dissemination and application of management knowledge and practice. It is an ideal setup conducive to
    learning, accessibility and excellence.