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The INSEAD Leadership Programme for Senior Executives – India (ILPSE) is a one-year general management programme that will prepare you for senior management roles and provide a timely boost for your career. Over the 12 months of ILPSE, even as you pursue your current career, we enable you to learn from the best minds in business and from an outstanding peer group, and apply the new knowledge gained.

Why you should consider the programme

  • One-year modular programme in leadership and general management, minimizing time away from work
  • INSEAD Global Alumni Status upon graduation, connecting you to an elite network of 57,000 Alumni across 175+ countries
  • Modules across INSEAD’s global campuses in Fontainebleau, Singapore and Abu Dhabi, and in India
  • Tailored 1-1 leadership coaching & support for career development

Comprehensive Curriculum

Business Leadership & Personal Development


  • Business Analytics
  • Business strategy & game theory
  • Corporate & global strategy
  • Private equity
  • Macroeconomics
  • Innovation Management
  • Leading Digital Transformation

Organisation structure

  • Leading people and teams
  • Leading organisations
  • Managing strategic change

Soft skills

  • Judgment & decision making
  • Leadership communications
  • Negotiation & influence
  • Networking
  • Coaching
  • Enhancing emotional intelligence & self-awareness
  • Workshop on unconscious group dynamics
  • 360° feedback & group coaching

General Management

Core functional topics

  • Finance
  • Marketing
  • Operations & supply chain management
  • Financial & management accounting

Advanced functional topics

  • Advanced marketing
  • Advanced finance
  • Advanced operations management

Entrepreneurship Boot Camp (Optional)
Capstone General Management Simulation

Participant Profile

Diversity in multiple aspects is an important part of the learning experience. Our participant mix reflects diversity across functions, industries, backgrounds, companies and life experiences. However, all participants have a few things in common such as:

  • Proven leadership potential
  • Strong achievement, drive and motivation
  • Depth of business experience (minimum of 10 years; 16 years on average, with significant time in management)
  • Recognised career progress
  • Enthusiasm for learning and intellectual development.

Past Participants Profiles


Past Participants came from

  • Accenture
  • Aditya Birla Fashion and Retail Ltd
  • Aditya Birla Finance
  • Apple
  • Bennett, Coleman & Co. Ltd.
  • DEN
  • DHL
  • Daimler Trucks
  • Ford
  • Genpact
  • Glenmark Pharmaceuticals
  • Hewlett Packard
  • Honeywell
  • HT Media
  • IBM
  • JP Morgan Chase
  • KPMG
  • Lupin Pharmaceuticals
  • Maruti Suzuki
  • Microsoft
  • Rockwell Automation
  • S&P Capital IQ
  • Sankara Eye Hospital
  • Saregama
  • Schneider Electric
  • Sealed Air
  • Tata Consultancy Services
  • Tata Strategic Management Group
  • Yes Bank

Alumni Benefits

As an alumnus of INSEAD and a member of this global network, you will enjoy the following benefits and services:

  • Directory services through the MyINSEAD alumni platform
  • Internal social networking tool - INSEAD Global Network connecting to 57,000 Alumni across 175+ countries
  • Lifelong learning through access to the latest thinking and research from faculty, library services and online webinars
  • Lifelong career development support through the Career Development Centre website
  • 25% discount for INSEAD alumni on all INSEAD Open Enrolment Programmes for executives
  • Lifelong access to your INSEAD mailbox

Programme Directors

V. (Paddy) Padmanabhan

V. (Paddy) Padmanabhan

Programme Director

Balagopal Vissa

Balagopal Vissa

Programme Director

Contributing Faculty:

  • Allan Filipowicz

    Allan Filipowicz

    Visiting Professor of Organisational Behaviour | Associate Dean for Executive Education, SC Johnson College of Business

  • Dominique Jacquet

    Dominique Jacquet

    Professor of Corporate Finance and Head of Economics and Finance, Ecole des Ponts

  • Gaurango Chattopadhyay

    Gaurango Chattopadhyay

    Emeritus Prof essor, Academy of HRD, India

  • Guoli Chen

    Guoli Chen

    Associate Professor of Strategy

  • Horacio Falcao

    Horacio Falcao

    Senior Affiliate Prof essor of Decision Science

  • Ian Woodward

    Ian Woodward

    Affiliate Prof essor of Organisational Behaviour

  • Jamie Anderson

    Jamie Anderson

    Named as a "Management Guru" in the Financial Times, and as one of the world’s top 25 thinkers by the Journal Business Strategy Review

  • Jason Davis

    Jason Davis

    Associate Professor of Entrepreneurship and Family Enterprise

  • Jay Kim

    Jay Kim

    Associate Professor of Entrepreneurship and Family Enterprise

  • Neil Bearden

    Neil Bearden

    Associate Professor of Decision Sciences

  • Peter Goodson

    Peter Goodson

    Berkeley Haas, Lecturer (continuing), Distinguished Teaching Fellow, Haas Finance Group

  • Prashant Malaviya

    Prashant Malaviya

    Associate Professor of Marketing and Senior Associate Dean of MBA Programs in the McDonough School of Business

  • Pushan Dutt

    Pushan Dutt

    Associate Prof essor of Economics Chair, Economics and Political Science Area

  • Shantanu Bhattacharya

    Shantanu Bhattacharya

    Visiting Associate Prof essor of Operations Management Singapore Management University

*Contributing faculty subject to change

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  Module Date Location
Third Quarter: 2019 Integrated Immersion Week 16 – 22 August 2019 Singapore
Integrated Immersion Week 19 – 27 September 2019 Mumbai, India
INSEAD India Entrepreneurship Dialogue 28 September 2019 Mumbai, India
Fourth Quarter: 2019 Online October/November 2019 Live Webinars
Core Functional Modules 2 – 10 December 2019 Abu Dhabi, UAE
First Quarter: 2020
Online January 2020 Live Webinars
Integrated Immersion Week 2 – 8 February 2020 Singapore
Online March 2020 Live Webinars
Second Quarter: 2020 Advanced Functional Modules 18 – 24 April 2020 Mumbai,India
INSEAD India Business Dialogue 25 April 2020 Mumbai,India
Online May/June 2020 Live Webinars
Third Quarter: 2020 Integrated Immersion Week 19 – 24 July 2020 Fontainebleau
Deadline Application Fees
Round 1 21 Jan 2019 600 SGD
Round 2 25 Feb 2019 800 SGD
Round 3 15 Apr 2019 1000 SGD
Round 4 20 May 2019 1200 SGD

Tuition Fees: 62,000 SGD

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