IIM Nagpur partners with Jaro Education to upskill working professionals on techno-functional skills

The Indian Institute of Management Nagpur (IIMN)has collaborated with Jaro Education, one of the leading EdTech companies in India and a pioneer in the Executive Education spaceto jointly introduce 4 techno-functional blended postgraduate (PG) certificate programmes. The new PG programmes aim to equip working professionals with future-ready skills, empowering them with the knowledge focussed on both technical and functional expertise, which are required in today’s digitally driven business environment.


The techno-functional PG programmes are apt for mid-level working professionals in key business functions such as business management, marketing, information technology and financial technologies (fintech). Theseprogrammes with a duration of  9-12months, comprise of 16 modules under the guidance of IIM Nagpur’s highly experienced and professional faculty. Theseprogrammes alsoinclude regular mentoring sessions from industry experts.


Details of new PG programmes introduced by IIM Nagpur and Jaro:


Business Management for IT Professionals (BMIT):The programme curriculum includesvarious concepts, techniques and tools required for managing systems and enables professionals to leverage the potential of analytics solutions in business management. The course is developed for executives in the IT industry who aspire to take on managerial roles in the organization.


FinTech Programme:The programme provides a deeper understanding on disruptive technologies that are transforming the banking and financial ecosystem. It covers technologies such as Blockchain, Cryptocurrency, Machine Learning, Artificial Intelligence and Big Data, and their applications to design andmanage financial products or services. It empowers the professionals to gain a strong understanding on various fintech streams including Payment Systems, InsureTech, Neobanking, LendingTech, RoboAdvisory and Wealth Management


Data Science for Business Excellence and Innovation:The programme focuses on empowering the professionals with the knowledge on the tools andtechniques used in Data Science and Machine Learning. It also provides hands-on experience with new-age tools like Artificial Intelligence, Tableau, R, Python, Simul8, etc and also provides the opportunity to work on various real-time business problems and design the solutions.


Digital Strategy and Marketing Analytics:The programme equips working executives with contemporary strategic marketing competencies and thought. It aims to develop competencies among managers by upskilling their existing industry know-how; making them future-ready.


Talking about the PG programmes and its role in career transformation, Ms. Ranjita Raman, Chief Executive Officer, Jaro Education said, “After understanding and analysing the current career trends and demand, we have collaborated with one of the leading management institutesinIndia – IIM Nagpur to provide the most comprehensive and competitive executive programmes to fast-track the career growth of the working professionals. We hope that our specialised programmes with cutting-edge curriculum will benefit the professionals.”


Sharing details about the collaboration and offerings, Dr.Bhimaraya Metri – Director, Indian Institute of Management Nagpur (IIMN) said, “We are very glad to be associated with Jaro Education in curating blended-online Post Graduate Certificate Programmes in various specializations in Management including General Management, Data Science, Cyber Security, Digital Marketing Analytics, Financial Technologies and few more to help upskill the talent in accordance with the industry standards and requirements. All these programmes are designed and delivered by eminent faculty from IIM Nagpur along with industry experts to give practical connect to the learning. We are very confident that these programmes will equip professionals for sought-after roles including General Managers, Data Scientists/Analysts, Marketing Consultants, Product Manager and many more.” 


On course completion, the professionals will receive a PG Certificate and Alumni status from IIM Nagpur. The first batch for all the four IIM Nagpur programmes is expected to commence in the month ofJuly 2021.


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