Certificate in Project Management

Why Certificate in Project Management

The program is aligned to PMBOK 6th Edition and beyond, 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 skills. The curriculum is designed in accordance to standards set by the leading industry platforms and bodies.

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. 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 pace with the increasing demand.

A Booming Sector With Growth & Promising Opportunities

  • The project management software market is projected to reach approximately $6.68 billion by 2027.

  • Organizations lacking effective practices wasted around 11.4% of their investment due to poor performance.

  • India and China will represent more than 75% of the total project management-oriented employment.

UPES Advantage

  • Basic Project Management
  • Advance Project Management
  • PMP Preparation
  • Understand methods for modeling and visualizing project processes to improve planning and execution.
  • Learn to create and use Gantt charts for scheduling and tracking project tasks.
  • Gain insights into assessing project progress and performance for informed decision-making.
  • Explore techniques for analyzing and optimizing project schedules and ensuring timely completion.
  • Familiarize yourself with Microsoft Project for efficient planning and tracking.
  • Develop skills in project budgeting, financial management, and risk mitigation.
  • Learn to uphold project quality standards and manage resources effectively.
  • Understand the role of HR in projects, including team development and conflict resolution.
  • Acquire the ability to assess project feasibility considering factors like cost, resources, demand, and risks.


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  • Project & Performance Management
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  • Strategic Consulting



  • Project Management Skills
  • Problem-solving
  • Leadership Skill
  • Multitasking Skills
  • Creative Thinking & Analytical Skills
  • Strong Communication Skills

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After completing the program, you will get a Global Certificate from UPES

UPES in ranked 52nd among Indian universities and 39th in the management category by NIRF 2023.

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The UPES ON Post Graduate Programme (PGP) is an intensive 10-month management program that can be pursued remotely. This PGP maintains the same level of academic rigor and content as a traditional two-year full-time MBA program offered by renowned global business schools.

No, the UPES ON Post Graduate Programme upholds a level of rigor and content equivalent to that of a regular two-year full-time MBA program offered by esteemed global business schools. For MBA courses please refer to our MBA program pages.

It's important to clarify that only universities have the authority to grant degrees in India. The UPES ON PGP does not confer a degree or diploma; it is structured as a standalone program. For MBA courses please refer to our MBA program pages.

Details about the specializations offered can be found on our website under the "Certifications" section.

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The UPES ON PGP typically offers multiple cohorts throughout the year to accommodate different starting preferences. These starting months are January, April, July, and October. Each of these months corresponds to a new cohort of students joining the program. This approach allows for greater flexibility in enrolment and enables students to choose the cohort that best suits their schedule and timeline.

Our trusted partner for the UPES ON PGP program is Edology. They collaborate with universities worldwide to offer high-quality online education and reach out to the wider learners that enhances industry-centric knowledge and skills for students and professionals. This partnership enables UPES ON to provide a comprehensive education approach, combining academic expertise with career-focused growth opportunities. Each student benefits from tailored programs, specific career enhancements, and strong CV credentials to succeed in their chosen career path.