Production Management involves planning, organizing and controlling of manufacturing activities and the subsequent conversion of raw materials to finished products. It involves developing strategies to maximize profit with minimal cost. Production of goods and services goes hand-in-hand with maintenance of quality standards. The smooth, consistent, and uninterrupted running of equipment is mandatory to ensure continuous supply in response to the ever-increasing demand. Candidates are trained to coordinate multiple processes within different departments to ensure systematic supply chain management and distribution. Through this specialization, skills like processing, assembly, product engineering, and design are enhanced and are added benefits for a successful career in Production Management
If you have exceptional leadership skills, are constantly motivated to consistently drive the flow of multiple processes and are good at judging and managing resources,a PGDM in Production Management is the course for you. Your ability to direct people and economically and sustainably manage resources is bound to result in both personal and company profit. Additional practical skills like negotiation and planning enhance your position in comparison to other candidates.
Potential candidates should have minimum of 50% aggregate marks (or equivalent GPA) from a recognized university. Institute-specific entrance examinations, CAT, XAT, MAT, or state-specific examinations are mandatory. Work experience of at least two years is an added benefit.