Program Overview

Project Management for Practitioners (Delhi, India)

The Project Management for Practitioners Program, offered jointly by the BRIDGE School of Management and Northwestern University School of Professional Studies, helps organizations create a pool of trained project managers and enhance business results by offering its high potential employees real-world learning of project management while they continue working. The program helps senior managers to optimize the performance of their organization and project managers to become a valuable resource to the organization with enhanced productivity.

Note: this 3-day workshop is held in India. To learn more about our Chicago-based Project Management Programs, please click here.

Program Audience

This program is intended for working professionals, who are either going to be part of large projects or are already managing projects within their organizations, seeking to gain professional project management skills. Team leaders or senior managers can nominate their high potential employees required to manage projects within their functions or at the organizational level.

Northwestern University School of Professional Studies has been reviewed and approved as a provider of project management training by the Project Management Institute (PMI), and has been approved by PMI to issue professional development units (PDUs) for all of our project management core courses and electives. This course is eligible for 24 PDUs.

Project Management Institute (PMI)

The PMI Registered Education Provider logo is a registered mark of the Project Management Institute, Inc.

Program Goals

Upon successful completion of the program, managers will be able to:

  • Establish the structure and plan for a successful project.
  • Assemble, motivate, and lead the project team.
  • Ensure the project scope delivers the expected business value and desired outcome.
  • Implement proper mechanisms to prevent, minimize, and respond to risks.
  • Develop and use various mechanisms to communicate project information.
  • Manage project completion as per the agreed-upon quality standards.
  • Ensure the project is completed per the approved budget.
  • Make sure approved project schedules are met.
  • Communicate the value of project management.
Program Structure

3-Day Workshop

Day 1

  • Program Introduction
  • Critical Skills for Project Managers
  • Scoping and Initiating the Project
  • Stakeholder Management

Day 2

  • Preparing the Project Schedule
  • Estimating Project Costs
  • Addressing the Risks & Issues
  • Defining Roles & Responsibilities
  • Establishing Project Communications      

Day 3

  • Assessing Status & Progress
  • Managing Scope & Changes
  • Program Conclusion

Educational Partner: BRIDGE School of Management

Bridge School of ManagementNorthwestern University School of Professional Studies is proud to partner with the BRIDGE School of Management. The BRIDGE School of Management addresses India's "education-employment mismatch" by equipping working professionals with skills and practical knowledge of real business value for a global workplace.

Learning Center Locations in Delhi

Gurgaon Center
1st‚ Floor, Tower B
Infinity Towers, DLF Cyber City
Gurgaon - 122001

Noida Center
B-1, Sector 2,Near Sec 15 Metro Station
Noida - 201301

Core Courses:

  • PR_PM_IN 401-0 Project Management for Practitioners
  • PR_PM_IN 404-0 Project Management for Managers
  • PR_PM_IN 404-DL Project Management for Managers