Post Graduate Programme for Executives for Visionary Leadership in Manufacturing (PGPEX-VLM)
Joint Programme of
Indian Institute of Management Calcutta
Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur
Indian Institute of Technology Madras
An Initiative of National Manufacturing Competitiveness Council, Government of India, for career development/advancement of Engineers/ executives with work experience, to enhance the competitiveness of Indian manufacturing sector
Major Attributes of VLM Program
Joint Program of Indian Institute of Management Calcutta (IIMC), Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur (IITK) and Indian Institute of Technology Madras (IITM).
Supported by Japanese International Cooperative Agency.
One year full time residential program.
32 weeks classroom interaction, case studies, tutorials, lab sessions, project work at IIMC, IITM and IITK; total 960 interaction hours.
11-13 weeks internship in industry.
4-6 weeks industry visits in India and abroad.
The program is meant for promising engineers drawn from the manufacturing sector, who have the potential for top management positions.
The program will involve development of leadership and management skills together with cutting edge technology awareness and proficiency.
The program will have a proper balance of theoretical inputs and practical training to develop a high degree of leadership skill which would enable Indian companies convert manufacturing into a competitive weapon.
On successful completion of the Program, “Post Graduate Diploma in Management for Executives in Manufacturing” is awarded jointly by IIM Calcutta, IIT Kanpur and IIT Madras