Certificate in Project Management

WHY THIS PROGRAM

Almost everything we do in our corporate life can be considered as a project. Adding a project management certification to your list of credentials is a great way to benchmark your skills for potential employers and show that you have the know-how to plan, schedule, budget, execute, deliver and report on various initiatives.

The PMP signifies that you speak and understand the global language of project management and connects you to a community of professionals, organizations and experts worldwide.

According to the latest projections conducted by PMI®, the expanding job markets, increasing demand and improving GDP is going to spur the international growth of the project management profession. With increased implementation there is assurance of increase in the need for the right professionals with appropriate skills. Employers are seeking specific skills to deliver what the businesses need to compete and 40% of them will hire Project Managers in the next 12 months to keep up with the increasing projects.

Details:

Duration : 3 Months
Eligibility : Graduate with 50% marks + 2 years experience
Program Fee (INR) : Rs. 20,000/-

 

* Instructor led training program with e-learning content support available on our LMS

PROGAM BENEFITS

  • The Certificate in Project Management from UPES offers the world’s most advanced digital courseware used by leading Fortune 100 & 500 Companies.
  • Highly Interactive & Immersive Courses, where the course & instruction is led by domain experts
  • Experiential & Real World Learning in addition to the courseware, the learner has access to the best books available globally on projection management & PMP certification
  • 24*7 Online Project Management Experts guide you through your learning, Test Preps simulate the PMP Exam and prepares the learner for the certification. Learners can take the Test Preps in Study or Examination mode.
  • Access to the Courseware & Resources for entire 12 months (additional access of 9 more months at no extra cost).
  • By doing this program the learner can earn the 35 contact hours (PDU Credits) of Formal Project Management Education, which is a pre-requisite for PMP Examinations
  • Free access to courses on Project Management using Microsoft Project 2013

 

WHERE OUR STUDENTS ARE WORKING

NDSC, ABS India Pvt Ltd, Ankit Metal Power Ltd, Gracetech Engineers, RIAS Civiv Services Academy, Habtoor leighton Group, Bechtel India Pvt Ltd, Gecad Ghana Ltd, IBM BTO Business Consulting Services, Jindal India Thermal Power Limited, Voltas Ltd, SGC India Pvt Ltd, Indian Navy, BG India, Afcons Ingrastructure, Elcina Electronics Manufacturing Pvt Ltd, Think Tank, Telford International

ABOUT OUR PROGRAM

This course is the precursor to the Project Management Professional (PMP)® certification administered by the PMI. Designed for professionals who want to prepare and achieve their (PMP)® certification or for those with rudimentary project management experience, the Certificate in Project Management Course from UPES is a stepping-stone to the more rigorous PMP

The Certificate in Project Management Program from UPES gives you access to:

  • Project Management Professional (PMP) PMBOK Guide Fifth Edition Aligned Courseware
  • PMI/PMP Digital Books Collection
  • 24*7 Online Project Management Experts who guide as Mentors
  • Course Assessments & Test Preps for the PMP Exam
  • Microsoft Project Courseware (FREE of COST)
  • Access to Courseware, Books & Mentors for 12 Months (9 additional months at no extra cost).
  • The product offers the desired PDU credits required for the PMP certification**.
  • Will expose you to mainstream thinking on project management standards, techniques, best practices, and current trends.
  • You will learn great new tricks and techniques to assist you in your project management activities.
  • When hiring, many companies are now giving preference to project managers that are PMP certified
  • It’s a formalized display of your professional ability.
  • If working for a consulting firm, your PMP credential may help your company win business, making you more valuable to your firm.
  • Will provide potential teaching opportunities by teaching PMP classes to future PMP candidates.
  • Illustrates personal drive to further your credentials, knowledge, and professional abilities.
  • Helps to distinguish you from other project management professionals in this tough job market.

 

COURSE COVERAGE AND PDU CREDITS

PMI/PMP/ PDU Credits Course-wise
Series Course Title PMI Course ID PMI/PDU
Project Management Essentials - (PMBOK® Guide - Fifth Edition-aligned) Managing Projects within Organizations PR5A01 2
Project Management Overview PR5A02 1.5
Project Management Process Groups PR5A03 2
Project Integration Management (PMBOK® Guide - Fifth Edition-aligned) Integrated Initiation and Planning PR6A01 2
Integrated Project Execution, Monitoring, and Control PR6A02 1.5
Integrated Project Change Control and Close PR6A03 1.5
Project Scope Management (PMBOK® Guide - Fifth Edition-aligned) Project Requirements and Defining Scope PR7A01 2
Create Work Breakdown Structure PR7A02 1.5
Monitoring and Controlling Project Scope PR7A03 1.5
Project Time Management (PMBOK® Guide - Fifth Edition-aligned) Defining and Sequencing Project Activities PR8A01 2
Estimating Activity Resources and Durations PR8A02 2
Developing and Controlling the Project Schedule PR8A03 2
Project Cost Management (PMBOK® Guide - Fifth Edition-aligned) Estimating and Budgeting Project Costs PR9A01 2
Controlling Costs PR9A02 1.5
Project Quality Management (PMBOK® Guide - Fifth Edition-aligned) Project Quality Planning PR10A01 2
Quality Assurance and Quality Control PR10A02 2
Project Human Resource Management (PMBOK® Guide - Fifth Edition-aligned) Planning Project Human Resources PR11A01 2
Managing Project Human Resources PR11A02 2
Project Communications Management (PMBOK® Guide - Fifth Edition-aligned) Stakeholders and the Communication Management Plan PR12A01 2
Processes for Managing Project Communications PR12A02 2
Project Risk Management (PMBOK® Guide - Fifth Edition-aligned) Risk Management Planning PR13A01 1.5
Performing Risk Analysis PR13A02 2
Risk Response, Monitor, and Control PR13A03 2
Identifying Project Risks PR13A04 2
Project Procurement Management (PMBOK® Guide - Fifth Edition-aligned) Planning Project Procurement PR14A01 2
Managing Procurements PR14A02 2
Code of Ethics and Professional Conduct (PMI® Standard-aligned) The Role of Ethics in Project Management PR15A01 2
Core PMI® Values and Ethical Standards PR15A02 2
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CAREER PROSPECTS

  • While Project Management experience is mandatory, there has been increased demand for certified PMP® certified candidates over non certified candidates when making an employment decision.
  • The PMP® certification establishes a common language among project managers and helps each other work within a common framework.
  • According to Dice, PMP® Certification is one of the top 5 in-demand certifications of 2013.
  • PMPs today are leading projects in nearly every country and, unlike other certifications that focus on a particular geography or domain, the PMP® is truly global. As a PMP, you can work in virtually any industry, with any methodology and in any location.
  • According to the latest projections conducted by PMI®, the expanding job markets, increasing demand and improving GDP is going to spur the international growth of the project management profession. With increased implementation there is assurance of increase in the need for the right professionals with appropriate skills. Employers are seeking specific skills to deliver what the businesses need to compete and 40% of them will hire Project Managers in the next 12 months to keep up with the increasing projects.
  • PMI® reports that those with a Project Management Professional credential earn approximately 16-34% more than those without it.

 

WHY ENROL WITH US

UPES is the best known University for focused Energy Infrastructure and Transportation domain related education in India. We are considered a premium University by corporates in the EIT domain. Our students are working with some of best known corporates both in India and as well abroad. The Certificate in Project Management not only opens opportunities for students for enhanced career prospects in these domains, but also helps then get the dual advantage of getting certified from a University of repute, while earning the PDUs preparing for the coveted Project Management Professional® Certification.

WHO SHOULD DO THIS PROGRAM

Project Management Professional certification is an essential professional requirement across industries for senior project management roles. This certification is most suited for:

  • Project managers
  • Associate/Asst. Manager - Projects
  • Team leads/Managers
  • Project Executives/Engineers
  • Software Developers
  • Any professional aspiring to be a Project Manager

 

PROGRAM DELIVERY:

  • Instructor Led Training for 3 months on weekends on key concepts and discussion
  • Program duration is 6 months including e-learning and instructor led training
  • Free access to E-Learning content aligned to PMI – PMBOK 5th edition for 1 year
  • Free access to PMP Test Prep for 1 year
  • Free access to online MS Project 2010 and 2013 Courseware for 1 year
  • 24x7 Mentoring Support for 1 year

 

PROGRAM DETAILS

The program is aligned to PMBOK 5th Edition, it gives students an opportunity to learn about project management issues and skills within a business context. The students get an opportunity to learn about project planning, management, and financial control, project procurement and solicitation, assessing and mitigating risk, and advanced project management. The curriculum is designed in accordance to standards set by the leading industry platforms and bodies.

Semester-wise Details :

Project Management Essentials

  1. Managing Projects within Organizations
  2. Project Management Overview
  3. Project Management Process Groups

Project Integration Management

  1. Integrated Initiation and Planning
  2. Integrated Project Execution, Monitoring, and Control
  3. Integrated Project Change Control and Close

Project Scope Management

  1. Project Requirements and Defining Scope
  2. Create Work Breakdown Structure
  3. Monitoring and Controlling Project Scope

Project Time Management

  1. Defining and Sequencing Project Activities
  2. Estimating Activity Resources and Durations
  3. Developing and Controlling the Project Schedule

Project Cost Management

  1. Estimating and Budgeting Project Costs
  2. Controlling Costs

Project Quality Management

  1. Project Quality Planning
  2. Quality Assurance and Quality Control
 

Project Human Resource Management

  1. Planning Project Human Resources
  2. Managing Project Human Resources

Project Communications Management

  1. Stakeholders and the Communication Management
  2. Processes for Managing Project Communications

Project Risk Management

  1. Risk Management Planning
  2. Performing Risk Analysis
  3. Risk Response, Monitor, and Control
  4. Identifying Project Risks

Project Procurement Management

  1. Planning Project Procurement
  2. Managing Procurements

Code of Ethics and Professional Conduct

  1. The Role of Ethics in Project Management
  2. Core PMI® Values and Ethical Standards

Microsoft Office 2010/13

  1. Beginning Project
  2. Advanced Project
 

 

This is a 3 months faculty led learning program with curriculum aligned to PMBOK 5th edition. On completion of the program student can avail PDUs to take the PMP exam.

The program is delivered in blended learning mode with contemporary e-learning content and faculty led live sessions

The program is highly sought after by Engineers and Project managers working in IT, manufacturing and consulting domains

LEARNING METHODOLOGY

  • Self-Learning : We provide access to our Learning Management System (LMS) that includes resources from e-books, assignments, Audio-Video links and web-links. The LMS is accessible via smart phones and tabs, and is also available in our website.
  • Faculty Led Live Classes : : Our expert faculty members take session on each paper that is delivered through live webinar sessions mostly on weekends. These sessions are joined by students from India and Abroad. Key concepts, case studies and real life examples are discussed. Students also get chance to clarify their doubts / academic clarifications. If by any chance you miss these live classes, don’t worry, the recorded sessions are uploaded in the LMS.
  • Stay in Touch : : Each learner would have access to academic team. He / she may write e-mail or call them to seek clarification. We respond within 2 working days on email queries. We encourage students to use this facility.

ELIGIBILITY

Graduate in any discipline from a recognized University with at least 50% marks and 2 years of working experience.

FEES

Rs.20,000/-

CERTIFICATE

On successful completion of the program, you will get the Certificate in Project Management from UPES.

ABOUT UPES

UPES is the best known University for focused Energy Infrastructure and Transportation domain related education in India. We are considered a premium University by corporates in the EIT domain. Our students are working with some of best known corporates both in India and as well abroad. The Certificate in Project Management not only opens opportunities for students for enhanced career prospects in these domains, but also helps then get the dual advantage of getting certified from a University of repute, while earning the PDUs preparing for the coveted Project Management Professional® Certification.

 
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