Online Executive Program in Management

The Career Accelerator-Online Executive Program in Management is an 11-months Certification Program designed to enable young professionals to step up to higher managerial roles.

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Certification from ASCI

Highly coveted and recognized certification from one of the oldest management institutes.

ASCI Alumni

Be part of the prestigious ASCI Alumni, get all alumni privileges.

Immersive Learning

Course conducted by eminent ASCI faculty and regular interaction with industry practitioner.

Online Course

Learn without leaving your job

Trigger your career growth story

This 11-month management program is poised to empower you to comprehend how business works, expose you to specializations and create a foundation towards building your management career. The program is designed to help groom professionals to take up managerial responsibilities and hone the skills of existing managers to deal with business complexities drive growth for businesses, Governments, multi-lateral agencies and the society.

Who is it for

  • Executives, making a shift to mid-level and senior management roles
  • Mid-level Executives interested in making a career shift from functional to business role
  • Consultants, working as change agents for their clients
  • C-suite professionals of SMEs as well as start-ups who are catalysts for change and business transformation in their respective organizations

Shri B V R Mohan Reddy Introduces Career Accelerator

Shri B V R Mohan Reddy, Executive Chairman, CYIENT, and a Member of The Court of Governors, ASCI provided a video message about the Career Accelerator Program.

World Class Faculty

Dr.Nirmalya Bagchi, MBA, PhD

Dean, Research and Consultancy, Director, Centre for Management Studies

Dr. Lakshmi B, MBA, M.Phil, Ph.D

Centre Director of Centre for Human Resources Development & Professor, Leadership, Ethics and Human Resources

Dr. Shahaida P, MBA, M.Phil, Ph.D

Professor-Marketing, Centre for Managerial Communication and Marketing

Dr. Harsh Sharma, MBA, PhD

Centre Director & Professor, Public Policy & Human Resource Management

Dr. Prabhati Pati, Ph.D, IIT-K

Centre Director of Center for Managerial Communication & Marketing & Professor- OB & HRM

Prof. B.V.N Sachendra

Professor, Operations Management, Centre for Management Studies

Dr. CA. Haresh Kothari, PhD

Centre Director & Professor, Finance, Accounting, Direct Tax and Indirect Tax

Prof. Karnak Roy, MBA

Assistant Professor, Centre for Innovation and Technology

Eligibility Criteria

Bachelor’s Degree from recognized Universities with minimum 1 year of work experience.

Schedule of Classes

  • Saturday & Sunday (4.5 Hours per Day)
  • Morning: 10 AM -11:30 AM; 12 noon- 1:30 PM
  • Afternoon: 2 PM – 3:30 PM; 4 PM – 5:30 PM
  • Evening: 6 PM – 7:30 PM; 8 PM – 9:30 PM

Important Dates

  Application Deadline Decision
Round 1 31st July 14th August
Round 2 31st August 4th September
Program Starts 12th September 2020

Frequently Asked Questions

How many courses do I take per term?

There are Four Modules. Module I (5 courses, 14 weeks), followed by Module II (5 courses, 14 weeks) followed by Module III (MicroMasters-5 courses, 18 weeks), last 8 weeks synchronously offered with Module IV (2 weeks, online Simulation Exercise).

Is this a full-time commitment for the complete week?

No, the program requires a full-time commitment only during weekends (Saturday & Sunday).

Do you conduct any guidance session for the students?

We will arrange 3-4 mentorship calls interspersed at different milestones across the duration of program to ensure students’ progress and to provide the right guidance.

Is it important to have a functional background in Business Management?

Even though a minimum of one-year work experience is required, a business management experience is not required for overall success in the Career Accelerator program.

Will part-time work experience be considered?

Work experience should be full-time. Part-time work experience will not be considered.

How do I access my courses in this program?

Online classes will be delivered using a Learning Management System (LMS). The login-ids will be provided by ASCI. Once a participant logs-in into the LMS, they can access lectures, PowerPoint, emails, assignments, readings, documents, video links, discussion boards, their course advisor, mentor and assignments.

How do I interact with the course professors?

All participants will get a chance to engage with faculty during two-way online sessions during various modules. This enhances the relationship throughout the certificate program, as you will always have a face to connect with the name. Professors at ASCI are very accessible and responsive to participants. Participants and Faculty communicate primarily through course sites and emails in online courses.

Alumni Networking Conference will be conducted once every year at the ASCI campus. Participants can join this conference for an enriching experience of meeting faculty, alumni, classmates and corporate executives.

Is there interaction with other online students?

Yes. There is quite a bit of interaction between other students during group assignments, online discussion forums, online posting boards, reading reflections and class discussions.

What is the Candidate Assessment Fee?

The Candidate Assessment Fees is INR. 750.

Where can I obtain the prospectus & Application form?

The e-brochure of Information for admissions to the batch 2020-21 can be downloaded from the ASCI website. Click here to download the brochure.