Jigsaw Academy and IIM-Indore Launch Postgraduate Certificate Program in Product Management
The 180-hour curriculum, based on the 5i framework, covers all the key stages of a product’s life cycle — ideate, innovate, implement, industrialize, and improve.
Jigsaw Academy, a Manipal Global investee company, in partnership with the Indian Institute of Management, Indore (IIM-I), has announced the launch of a new comprehensive Postgraduate Certificate Program in Product Management. This initiative will help learners grasp the concepts of Product Management to enable them to build their idea into a product, devise its roadmap, and take it through various stages of the product development life cycle.
Thorough market research conducted by Jigsaw Academy and IIM Indore indicates that there are more than 20,000 active product management jobs available on portals like LinkedIn, Naukri, Shine, Glassdoor, Indeed, Monster, Michael Page, etc. The comprehensive program, curated by industry experts and professors from IIM-I, will help learners build skills on facets of product management related to product specification, realisation, marketing, sales, and manufacturing, amongst others, and help them build a successful career in the domain.
Speaking on the occasion, Prof. Himanshu Rai, Director, IIM Indore, said, “We are delighted to launch the 6-month Postgraduate Certificate Program in Product Management with Jigsaw Academy. The 180-hour curriculum, based on the 5i framework, covers all the key stages of a product’s life cycle — ideate, innovate, implement, industrialize, and improve. Our mission is to be contextually relevant and offer world-class academics. Hence, the program comprises multiple projects, case studies, industry sessions with product experts, and batch immersion. The program can be accessed from anywhere in India or the world, and is ideal for those looking to build their careers in the domain of product management.”
Indian Institute of Management, Indore, is one of India’s most prominent business management institutes. The institute bestows academic excellence in the emerging segments of management education to build tomorrow’s socially-conscious leaders and entrepreneurs.
Talking about this collaboration, Gaurav Vohra, CEO & Co-Founder, Jigsaw Academy, said, “A Product Manager’s roles and responsibilities are critical at every function that involves a product — from engineering, design, sales, marketing, operations, finance, legal to consumer interaction and more. This holistic program will help the learners get an in-depth understanding of a complete product life cycle through instructor-led concept development and mentoring by industry experts. It’s the only program in India that conforms to the 5i framework, and with BYOP (Bring Your Own Product) aspirants will learn how to develop their ideas into a product and build their entrepreneurial journey.”
Jigsaw Academy, India’s top-ranked institute, is adept in emerging technologies and domains like Data Science, Product Management, People Analytics, Digital HR, Cyber Security, Design Thinking, Cloud Computing, and Business Analytics and offers upskilling opportunities to professionals and fresh graduates.
If you wish to know more about the Postgraduate Certificate Program in Product Management, visit Jigsaw Academy’s website & get detailed information.