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NPTEL: Project Management

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 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 fields 

PRE-REQUISITES
Basic Probability & Statistics
Basic Operations Research

Syllabus

  1. Project Management,concepts and Definitions
  2. Project Management Cycle        
  3. Risk associated with projects Decision 
  4. Tree Modeling 
  5. Cost evaluation techniques in project management
  6. GANNT chart and Precedence diagrams
  7. PER, CPM
  8. Project Life Cycles
  9. Concepts of Scheduling
  10. GERT
  11. Q-GERT
  12. Critical Chain and Theory of Constraints
  13. Activity Network Diagram
  14. Resource requirement, Resource constraints, Crashing of jobs
  15. Project control techniques
  16. Earned value project
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Cost Free Online Course
Pace Upcoming
Provider NPTEL
Language English
Certificates Paid Certificate Available
Calendar 8 weeks long

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