Executive Master in Project Management for Business Performance & Innovation (2018 - 2019)
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Project Management Certification provided by:  
Deadline: June 1st 2018 - Postponed to June 15th 2018Director: prof. Alberto De Marco  
Format: Blended Part-Time - 10 long weekends (from Thursday to Saturday) of in-classroom activities over a period of time of 10 months and 10 months of distributed distance learning activitiesScientific board: prof. Marco Cantamessa, Alberto De Marco, Carlo Rafele
Time schedule: from September 2018 to July 2019 Tuition fee: € 10.000
ECTS (European Credit Transfer System): 30Number of participants: minimum 20 - maximum 30*
Language: English Campus: Politecnico 
The purpose of the Executive Master’s Programme in Project Management for Business Performance and Innovation is to increase Project, Programme and Portfolio Management's strategic, organizational and technical skills to drive innovation and technological change processes in project-based organizations.

The educational objectives include: managing project excellence, enhancing individual and interpersonal skills, strengthening organizational competences of projects portfolio. The Programme combines theoretical knowledge  with practical competencies in business strategic leadership, projects portfolio governance and soft skills.
By the end of the Programme, the participants will improve their background knowledge and expand their skills  of the main elements of Project, Programme and Portfolio Management. Participants will be supported in an immersive experience and embrace a lean journey to improve their organizational project management readiness and maturity and to participate in a team-oriented development process.
Since it is a multifaceted Programme, participants are expected to represent a number of different corporate positions and industrial sectors in the socio-economic environment. They will bring their specific experience in running lean and rapid projects within organizations in government, industry and research.
The Executive Master’s Programme will require strong engagement not only with academics and lecturers, but also with mentors, advisors, professionals and established game-changing entrepreneurs and managers.
Upon successful completion of all requirements, participants will obtain an international certification as a Project Manager issued by the International Project Management Association (IPMA) as a certification body (Level D Certified Project Management Associate or higher level).