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Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur

Project Management

Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur and NPTEL via Swayam

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With the concept of managing Big Projects under costs and time constraints, it is imperative, that people working in manufacturing/process/service industry have a very good understanding of the general and advanced concepts of Project Management. It is with this motivation that this course is designed, to meet the demand in the market from, UG to PG students coming from a variety of fields, be it Engineering or Management.INTENDED AUDIENCE : Bachelors in Engineering, Masters in Business Administration, Masters in Economics, Masters in Industrial Engineering, Masters in Operations Research/Operations Management, PhD in related fieldsPREREQUISITE : Basic Probability & Statistics,Basic Operations ResearchINDUSTRY SUPPORT : Manufacturing Industry, Chemical Industry, Steel Industry, Cement Industry, Service Industry, Industry with well developed SCM, etc.


  • Risk associated with ProjectsDecision
  • Tree Modeling
  • Cost Evaluation Techniques in Project Management
  • GANNT Chart and Precedence Diagrams
  • PER, CPM
  • Project Life Cycles
  • Concepts of Scheduling
  • GERT
  • Q-GERT
  • Critical Chain and Theory of Constraints
  • Activity Network Diagram
  • Resource requirement, Resource constraints, Crashing of Jobs
  • Project Control Techniques
  • Earned Value Project
  • Tags


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