Online executive post graduate diploma in international business launched by IIFT with Hughes Global Education India

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Indian Institute of ForeIIFTign Trade (IIFT) has announced the launch and opening of admission to the next Executive Post-Graduate Diploma in International Business (EPGDIB) programme. The programme provides a scientific approach to business decision making in the dynamic and competitive international environment, it is delivered over the Hughes Interactive Onsite Learning platform combined with on-campus modules. Running successfully for close to 10 years, this programme has been very well received by the industry. The programme is designed for working professionals with graduate or equivalent degrees from any recognized university or institution with a minimum of five years of work experience.

Cutting across geographical constraints, the unique Hughes Interactive Onsite Learning platform, provides a live, interactive capability where participants in any part of the country can listen and discuss questions directly with IIFT faculty members, it has been offered by Hughes Global Education India Ltd (HGEIL). An opportunity has been provided for middle and senior level executives to refresh and upgrade their skills without interrupting their professional activities through EPGDIB. It equips the participants with the necessary tools and skills for strategic decision making; a highly structured programme provides in-depth understanding of international business management concepts across different functional areas.

Speaking at the launch of the programme, Dr. Vijaya Katti, Senior Professor and Chairperson (MDP and Hybrid Programmes) at IIFT Delhi said, “The 700 hours programme blends the theoretical and practical aspects of business. Emphasis on participant centric learning, application to business context, and port visit ensure that students get a holistic learning experience.”

 “With a growing focus on International Business, we anticipate a higher industry demand for professionals with formal specialized education in this area. The Hughes interactive online platform enables participants from all over the country to join this coveted programme from an Institute like IIFT,” said, Partho Banerjee, President and Managing Director, Hughes Communications India Ltd. (HCIL), the parent company of HGEIL.