In a fast-paced routine, the need for a healthy lifestyle is undeniable, and the healthcare industry is witnessing an increased interest and investment. The Indian healthcare industry is expected to reach US$ 372 billion by 2022, and the Government of India plans to expand its public health spending to 2.5% of the country's GDP by 2025 (IBEF, 2020). With more opportunities opening every day in this booming sector, gaining the right credentials will be the difference between a job and a rewarding career.

The Professional Certificate Programme in Healthcare Management and Analytics from the Indian Institute of Management Kozhikode (IIM Kozhikode) will enable you to learn new-age tools and gain in-demand business and analytical skills to thrive in today's rapidly evolving healthcare industry. The industry-oriented programme curriculum will help you develop an effective data-driven decision-making ability towards improved healthcare solutions. On successfully completing the programme, you will be an industry-ready healthcare management professional, while being eligible for the prestigious IIM Kozhikode Executive Alumni Status.


  • Understand concepts and techniques related to critical functional areas of the healthcare ecosystem
  • Formulate and implement an effective growth strategy in healthcare delivery systems and management
  • Integrate and use analytical tools such as data modelling and predictive analytics for effective healthcare management
  • Develop the necessary leadership and communication competencies to lead the 21st-century healthcare ecosystem
  • Gain insights into emerging trends, challenges, and opportunities in the global healthcare industry
  • Build your entrepreneurial/ intrapreneurial skills based on an advanced understanding of relevant issues in healthcare management


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      Coming Soon


      10 Months
      (Live Online Sessions
      Every Saturday: 6:45 PM to 9:45 PM)


      INR 1,70,000 + GST

    Who is this Programme For

    IIM Kozhikode’s Professional Certificate Programme in Healthcare Management and Analytics is ideal for every medical and non-medical professional who aims to be in a decision-making role, working towards the advancement of the healthcare industry.

    This programme is best suited for:

    • Healthcare executives, managers, and administrators transitioning into managerial roles and interested in learning healthcare management and analytical concepts for effective decision-making
    • Senior managers, business heads, CXOs and leaders keen on utilising management & analytical skills to lead operational excellence in healthcare
    • Healthcare professionals (senior practitioners, doctors & physicians) looking to gain knowledge in analytical strategies and management techniques to participate in strategic business decisions
    • Consultants who want to apply healthcare management skills in projects for their clients
    • Entrepreneurs interested in staying updated with the latest healthcare management best practices and expand their business growth and services
    • ELIGIBILITY - Graduates/ Diploma Holders (only 10+2+3) in any discipline from a recognised university with minimum 3 years of work experience (after graduation or diploma). MBAs and MD (doctors) can apply with work experience of 1 year or more

    Programme Modules & Faculty


    • Public Health and Healthcare Policy in India
    • Hospital Management
    • International Healthcare Systems
    • Introduction to healthcare management and analytics
    • Healthcare Economics
    • Human Resource Management in Healthcare
    • Marketing & Healthcare
    • Entrepreneurship in Healthcare Sector
    • Health Management Information Systems
    • Ethical and Legal issues of Healthcare
    • Healthcare Finance/Financial Management of Healthcare Organisations
    • Process Improvement
    • Capacity Constraint Planning
    • Lean Management & Project Management
    • Quality Measurement & Benchmarking
    • Quality Management and Improvement
    • Supply Chain Management
    • Data types, Data Visualisation
    • Exploratory data analysis & Correlation Analysis
    • Use of Excel and R
    • Predictive Analytics
    • Regression Modelling & Time Series Modelling
    • Optimisation Techniques & Six Sigma
    • Competitive Positioning of Hospitals
    • Strategically positioning a Corporate Hospital
    • Strategy Implementation Challenges
    • Leadership and Management of Change
    • Blue Ocean Healthcare strategy – The BOP Challenge
    • The hands-on capstone project is a fundamental part of the learning journey and will be carried out in groups. Each group will identify a business case from the healthcare industry and analyse it qualitatively and/ or quantitatively. Towards the completion of the project, participants would learn how to identify a business challenge, analyse it and work out feasible solutions in a real-world context of the healthcare industry.


    Prof. Sumit Mitra
    Prof. Sumit Mitra


    Strategic Management

    Prof. Sumit Mitra has taught in premier institutes like IIM Indore, MDI, University of Wollongong (Australia), and the European Centre for Management Education (Manchester Business School). His publications have appeared in leading peer-reviewed journals, and his main area of research includes healthcare management and social entrepreneurship.

    Prof. Shovan Chowdhury
    Prof. Shovan Chowdhury

    Associate Professor,

    Quantitative Methods and Operations Management

    Prof. Shovan Chowdhury is an active researcher in the area of applied statistics, predictive analytics, and business forecasting. A recipient of Emerald Literati Awards 2019, he has published articles in leading international peer-reviewed journals and is the co-author of the books, Applied Statistics in Business and Economics and Forecasting and Predictive Analytics.

    Programme Fee

    Dates Length Location Tuition Fees
    Coming Soon 10 Months Live Online Sessions
    Every Saturday: 6:45 PM to 9:45 PM
    INR 1,70,000 + GST
    Deadline Application Fee
    Round 1 Oct 30, 2020 INR 1,500 + GST
    Round 2 Nov 30, 2020 INR 2,000 + GST
    Round 3 Dec 17, 2020 INR 2,500 + GST
    Remarks Instalment Amount
    Booking Amount Within 7 days post selection INR 30,000 + GST
    Instalment 1 Jan 6, 2021 INR 45,000 + GST
    Instalment 2 Apr 20, 2021 INR 50,000 + GST
    Instalment 3 Jul 20, 2021 INR 45,000 + GST

    Student Loan Details

    Loan Amount Available Tenure (months) EMI
    INR 1,90,570 36 INR 7,046


    • The above EMI’s are indicative. The EMI’s offered by each of the loan providers might vary from the above figures, depending upon tenure and loan amount to be disbursed.
    • Other EMI tenures available (Months):
      Propelld: 6/12/18/24/30/36/42/48
      Eduvanz: 12/24/36/48

    Please visit Students Loans and Financing for details on how to avail a student loan.


    This programme includes live online classes. To attend a live online class you will need to have a PC/Laptop/Mac with

    • Speakers and microphone: built-in or a USB plug-in or wireless Bluetooth
    • Webcam: built-in or USB plug-in
    • Processor: with Dual Core 2Ghz or higher (i3/i5/i7 or AMD equivalent)
    • RAM: 4 GB or higher
    • OS: Either MacOS 10.7 or higher OR Windows 8 or higher
    • An internet connection: Minimum bandwidth of 3.0 Mbps (up/down)
    • Browser: IE 11+, Edge 12+, Firefox 27+, Chrome 30+
    • Zoom software client installed on your PC/Laptop/Mac

    We use the Zoom software application to conduct live online classes. Zoom works on a variety of PCs/Laptops/Mac systems and also on phones and tablets. You can join your live online class from a phone or tablet if it supports the Zoom client. We recommend that you attend classes from a PC/Laptop/Mac.