IIM Tiruchi launches PG Certificate Programme in Digital Transformation

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New Delhi, Updated on Jan 25, 2023 09:23 IST

The one-year programme aims to equip professionals with the ability to understand digital technology from a managerial lens and develop skills to harness its benefits for an organization in today’s transforming world.

Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Tiruchirappalli inaugurated the first batch of the Post Graduate Certificate Programme in Digital Transformation. The programme has been launched in collaboration with TimesPro. The one-year programme aims to equip professionals with the ability to understand digital technology from a managerial lens and develop skills to harness its benefits for an organization in today’s transforming world.

The event was graced with the presence of the chief guest Balkrishna (Bala) Singhania, EVP and Head, Digital at HDFC Life, Shri Nagendra Chowdary, TimesPro, Professor Jang Bahadur Singh and Dr. Ashish Viswanath Prakash, Programme Directors, and Professor Saravanan P, Dean – Corporate Relations and Faculty Affairs. The dignitaries inaugurated the event with an invocation song and the lightning of the lamp.

In his address, the Chief Guest, Balkrishna (Bala) Singhania, congratulated the participants for embarking on this educational journey and called education an investment that can never go wrong. He elaborated on how digital transformation is not limited to adopting digital tools and resources but includes how an organization digitally delivers value to its customers. He emphasized the role of digital technology in bringing legacy systems and apps to work in sync in the back end to transform existing business processes. He urged the students to learn and unlearn constantly to stay at pace with the emerging trends in digital technology.

Nagendra Chowdary, TimesPro, appreciated the thoughtful curriculum of the programme. He added Democratisation as a ‘D’ to the existing Ds of Digital Transformation. He talked about the end-to-end digitalization of business processes and how digitalization is omnipresent in today’s world, irrespective of the industry.

The ceremony concluded with the Vote of Thanks by Dr Ashish Viswanath Prakash, Programme Director, followed by the national anthem.

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