KOLKATA, India — Indian Institute of Management Calcutta (IIM Calcutta) with TimesPro has launched the 22nd batch of its renowned Senior Management Programme (SMP) that aims to enhance the learners’ abilities with contemporary knowledge, equip them with new-age competencies and hone their leadership styles to charter a roadmap for sustainable growth and organisational success.
IIM Calcutta’s SMP is the oldest Live online Senior Management Programme in the country and has played a vital role in shaping leaders and organisations. The programme’s profound impact on leaders and businesses alike reinforces its status as a catalyst for leadership excellence in today’s dynamic world.
The one-year Senior Management Programme offers a transformative experience for business leaders to navigate the complexities of today’s corporate world effectively by empowering them with the ability to craft and execute visionary strategies, refine their decision-making capabilities, imbibe leadership skills, and foster a global mindset. These enhanced leadership capabilities will drive organisational performance and the agility to navigate the complexities of the VUCA world.
Speaking at the announcement, Prof. Chetan Joshi and Prof. Ritu Mehta (SMP-22 Programme Directors), said, “The Senior Management Programme offered by IIM Calcutta in collaboration with TimesPro is meticulously crafted to equip leaders with the competencies necessary to thrive in the contemporary VUCA business environment. SMP aims to nurture transformational leaders who will leave an indelible mark on their organisations and industries.”
Sunil Sood, Chief Business Officer – Executive Education, TimesPro, said, “In an evolving business landscape, professionals require advanced skills to steer their organisations to success. SMP empowers leaders with strategic acumen, enhanced decision-making abilities, leadership skills, a global perspective, etc. The programme is a testament to nurturing leadership that transforms businesses and shapes the future of senior leaders, making them indispensable assets for sustainable organisational growth.”
The programme will be conducted via TimesPro’s Interactive Learning (IL) platform and delivered through the Direct-to-Device (D2D) mode. The pedagogy would be a combination of cases, role-plays, simulations, games, lectures, etc. It also includes two campus immersion modules of five days each and alumni status for the learners.