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Executive Development Program in Human Resources Development


The dynamic global economy demands constant changes in organizations to cope with the changes taking place across the globe. Organizations continuously make attempts to develop employees to cope with the changes because changes in employee skills, and abilities and attitudes are critical for organizational success. Organizations establish human resource development (HRD) departments and initiative various HRD activities to enhance their employed competencies and commitment. 

In this background, this programme aims at providing basic knowledge and better understanding of HRD theory and practices for HR/HRD professionals and line managers who are associated with HRD activities in their respective organizations.


Program Objectives

  • Premier certification from XLRI Jamshedpur
  • Career Enhancement


 Core Value

  • Recognized certification coming from a reputed institute like XLRI
  • XLRI is among the top 10 Indian B-schools & a pioneer in starting the program of this kind not only in India but in Asia-Pacific. Course content and structure designed entirely by XLRI
  • One of the most rigorous and quality online programs in the country in management
  • Specifically designed for working executives with all the flexibility benefits of Interactive Onsite Learning.
  • Lectures imparted by eminent faculty from XLRI and Industry experts.
  • Virtual Live program with real time experience.
  • In case of absenteeism. Student can request for an archive of the session.
  • Seamless technology that can transmit lecture videos effectively at high speed home broadband connection.
  • No complicated hardware or software installations required.



  • Applicants should be working professionals/self-employed.
  • Graduates (10+2+3), Diploma holders (10+2+3) in any discipline.
  • Minimum 1 year of work experience, full time paid employment post completion of Diploma / Graduation as on application closure date.


Class Schedule: Thursday 6:45 PM – 9:45 PM

Program Duration: 6 Months


Selection Criteria

  • Retail Applications + credentials and Corporate Nominations from Multiple Corporate
  • Applicants will be selected based on their profile & work exposure



XLRI Jamshedpur shall carry out the examination and evaluation required for certification. XLRI will directly award a certificate of completion to participants who complete the programme successfully. Giving feedback is an integral part of the completion requirements of the programme.

Program Fees:

Application FeeINR 2,000/- + GST
Program FeeINR 75,000/- + GST
Registration FeeINR Nil
Campus FeeINR Nil


* Current prevailing GST rate of 18%  is additional on these components. Any variation in the GST rate shall be to student account.


Important Dates:

Last date of application: 20th March, 2017

Final List: TBD

Last Date for Payment of 1st installment: TBD

Orientation and Briefing: TBD

Class Start Date: TBD


Installment Schedule:

Ist Installment
INR 42,000/-  + GST
2nd Installment
2nd April 2017
INR 35,000/-  + GST



Program Details

  • HRM and HRD
  • HRD and Line managers
  • Integrated HRD system
  • Strategic HRD
  • HRD Professionals: Competencies and roles
  • HRD through Learning and development
  • Assessing Learning Needs
  • Designing training and development programs
  • Learning styles
  • Learning environment
  • Measuring training effectiveness
  • ROI process model
  • Performance management
  • HRD through performance coaching and counselling.
  • HRD through career planning and development.
  • Building healthy culture in organization



The primary method of instruction will be through LIVE lectures that will be beamed online via internet to student desktops/laptops. The lectures will be delivered by eminent faculty from XLRI.  

All participants will also be granted 24X7 access to XLRI’s AIS comprising of learning aids, study materials, reference materials, assessments, case studies and assignments etc. as per the requirement of the programme. Students can chat real time with the professors during the live class and also connect with HGEIL program manager related to their queries offline on the AIS.

The pedagogy will be highly interactive. It will leverage use of technology. It will consist of a judicious blend of lectures, real life case studies, quizzes and assignments.


Prof M Srimannarayana is a Gold medallist in M.A (IR & PM). After working in the corporate sector for one year, he took an academic assignment. He was a Professor in Maharishi Institute of Management, Hyderabad prior to joining XLRI.  His Doctoral work is on training and development. He has presented papers in various national and international conferences. His areas of interest include human resource development, learning and development and staffing.


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