SHRM partners with XLRI for Executive Certificate Programme
A first of its kind, an integrated HR executive certificate programme for HR personnel across all sectors was launched by Xavier School of Management...
Hyderabad: A first of its kind, an integrated HR executive certificate programme for HR personnel across all sectors was launched by Xavier School of Management (XLRI), Jamshedpur, along with HR consulting firm SHRM. The programme will provide working professionals a comprehensive understanding of human resource management and will prepare them for HR leadership roles as well. It will also help the participants in their preparation for the global SHRM certification exams – SHRM-CP and SHRM- SCP.
The five-month programme will be delivered through interactive virtual classroom sessions (3 hours a week), allowing active interactions between fellow students and faculty. The course is meant for those on the lookout for convenient weekend schedules to upgrade their knowledge and skills without missing out on their corporate experience. Students will be provided access to course presentations, projects, case studies, assignments and other reference material on virtual social learning platform.
They can further raise their questions and doubts either real time during the live class or offline through the cloud campus. “We are delighted to partner with XLRI to launch this unique executive programme. The partnership signifies an evolution in the HR certification industry. It is the first step to provide an exclusive opportunity of dual certification from two of India’s leading HR institutes, XLRI and SHRM India.
Talentedge, a premier educational service provider which will offer the social online platform to meet programme schedules,” said Achal Khanna, CEO, SHRM India. Speaking at the launch of the programme, Dr Premarajan, Professor at XLRI, said “The programme is targeted for MBA graduates with a minimum of one year experience or graduates with a minimum of two years work experience in the field of HR. This programme will fill the void in HR education needs in India”
Students who successfully clear the internal assessments, built in throughout the programme, along with the requisite attendance will be awarded a certificate from XLRI. Registrations for this programme are open and the programme is scheduled to start from August, 16, 2015.