IIT Delhi Launches New Online Course on Project Management

Faculty for this program are drawn from various departments at IIT Delhi, IIMs, and other well-known colleges in India and overseas

Preeti Anand
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IIT Delhi

IIT Delhi has launched an online certificate degree in "Project Management: Theory & Practise" through its Continuing Education degree (CEP). According to the official brochure, this six-month (60-hour) online program will commence on 4 November 2023. These online classes will be held from 6:30 to 8 pm on Saturdays and Sundays. The application deadline is 15 October. This online course costs Rs 10,000 plus GST (18%).


Eligibility and assessment for IIT Delhi Course

Candidates must be graduates (10+2+3) in any field or diploma holders in any branch of Engineering from a reputable university to be eligible for this program.

  • Candidates must present proof of graduation in a consolidated graduation mark sheet (containing all semesters) to be admitted. 
  • Final-year students should bring their marksheets from the previous semester. 
  • Candidates must produce any government-issued photo ID, such as an Aadhar card, PAN card, driving licence or passport, and a passport-size photo.
  • The program will include midterm and end-of-term reviews, which can be held online or on-campus at IIT Delhi. 
  • The faculty will decide on the evaluation criteria. 
  • It will involve tests, projects, case studies, and assignments, among other things.

A certificate needs a minimum of 50% in the evaluation parts and 70% attendance in lectures and tutorials consistently. Only an e-certificate issued by CEP, IIT Delhi, will be delivered. Faculty for this program are drawn from various departments at IIT Delhi, IIMs, and other well-known colleges in India and overseas.


Can I take online courses at IIT Delhi?


IIT Delhi has partnered with Emeritus India, a pioneer in online education, to offer high-quality certificate courses in various subjects.

Which is superior, MBA or project management?

Finally, the decision between an MBA and an MPM degree is influenced by various criteria such as your interests, work experience, and long-term professional ambitions. An MBA degree will equip you with a broad range of business skills and knowledge, whereas an MPM degree will prepare you for a career in project management.

Is project management a good career path?

Even though project management is not simple or easy, one of its primary benefits is that the effort you put into your work is appreciated and rewarded. It is a rewarding professional option that you will undoubtedly enjoy.