Product Management Certification Program

Product Management
Certification Program

  • Duration: 6-10.5 Months
    Start Date: Jun 30, 2021
  • Duke CE
    4th in Executive Education*
  • Rs. 5,850 for 36 months
    Rs. 1,50,000 (Excl. Taxes)*
  • 3 Specialisations
    Outcome oriented curriculum
Get certified by top global institute DUKE CE
Joint certificate from Duke Corporate Education and upGrad
Product Management Program
Understand the perfect model product life cycle
Product Management
Product Management
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Experience higher returns on your investment

Earn more than you invest

You Invest
Rs. 1,50,000 (Excl. Taxes)
Time Spent
13 hrs/week
Opportunities for you post your Product Management Program
Jobs you can get in the next 10.5 months
Rs. 6,80,000/yr
Product Strategist
Entry Level
Rs. 9,90,000/yr
Digital Consultant
Mid Level
Rs. 16,70,000/yr
Product Manager
Senior Level
Source : Glassdoor

Work for your dream companies. Just like our Alumni!

Leading companies recruit upGrad learners

Seamless career transitions
Move into your desirable profiles within the product vertical realm
Anish Bhattacharya

Anish Bhattacharya

Product Manager, Rapido

Manu Bhardwaj

Manu Bhardwaj

Product Manager, CBRE

Divya Maria Kujur

Divya Maria Kujur

Product, ENHAPP

Amay Bhatnagar

Amay Bhatnagar

Associate Product Manager,

Adarsha M G

Adarsha M G


To be a part of this program, you need

Bachelor's Degree
No minimum % required
No work experience required
Freshers can apply

Designed to meet your career aspirations

The right course for you aligns with your career goals

Mid Level
5 - 8 years of experience in any domain
Transition to specialization domain roles
Initiating and managing domain projects within organization
Mid to Senior Level
8+ years of experience in any domain
Skills in management
Transform to a product management role
Deeper understanding of tech products
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Product Management from DUKE CE gives you an edge
Learn from the best faculty and industry mentors
What our learners say about our mentors
Create lasting connections with your batchmates
Nityasree Pydisetty

Nityasree Pydisetty

Business Manager, Vimtra Ventures

Amit Mishra

Amit Mishra

DGM (Product), Outlook Publication (India) Pvt. Ltd.

Bikash Bhuyan

Bikash Bhuyan

Shell India Markets Ltd.

Prakhaar Geet

Prakhaar Geet

Product Manager, Domain)

Surbhi Goyal

Surbhi Goyal

CatalystOne Solutions

Our curriculum focuses on industry relevant skills

Best-in-class content by leading faculty and industry leaders with customised specialisations.

Base Program


Specialisation in Digital Transformation
Specialisation in Growth Product Management
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Curriculum Duration
Learner time
Live Sessions
Case Studies and Projects
Topics Covered
0 topics
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What our learners say about our curriculum



Sr Software Developer, Vedantu

Rachna Singh

Rachna Singh

Program Manager, Amazon

K. Bhagyashree Rao

K. Bhagyashree Rao

Sr. Software Developer, Appivo Applications AB

Febin Joseph

Febin Joseph

Faculty Member, Allen Career Institute

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Base Program


Specialisation in Digital Transformation
Specialisation in Growth Product Management
Specialisation in Data Science in Product Management

On Campus Fees

Rs. 350000

+ 6 months of salary loss

*An average cost estimate not specific to a university or institute

upGrad Fees

Rs. 150000

for 6 months

You save Rs. 1.55 L + 10.5 months of salary & work experience

Learn with us, pay at your own pace

Start learning from

Rs. 5,850/month

Full price: Rs. 1,95,000/- (Excl. Taxes)

Payment Options designed to fit your needs
0% Interest

Rs. 23,900/ month

for 9 months

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Lowest cost per month

Rs. 5,850/ month

for 36 months at 10% interest rate

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Pay what you like

Rs. 15,000

& pay the rest later

Depend on us for your product career

We offer career assistance to make you industry relevant

1 on 1 Industry Mentorship

1 on 1 Industry Mentorship

Get mentored by an experienced DevOps industry expert and receive personalised feedback with 1:1 mentorship sessions.

Career Coach

Career Coach

A dedicated career mentor to help you track your weekly job application targets, coach you on your profile and help you on your career transition journey.

Just in time Interviews

Just in time Interviews

Get company and role-specific preparation with mock interviews right before your actual interviews.

Job Opportunities Portal

Job Opportunities Portal

Gain exclusive access to 100+ job openings from upGrad's hiring partners at any given time on upGrad's Job Opportunities portal.

Get in touch with our career experts

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 to reinvent your career

Step 1

Apply by filling a simple application form.

Step 2

Go through a screening process with the Admissions Director's Office

Step 3

An offer letter will be rolled out to the select few candidates. Secure your seat by paying the admission fee.
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1-on-1 feedback session with Industry Mentors
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Live sessions with experts to clarify academic doubts

Alumni Testimonial


Aashish Balwant Desai

Sr. Group Manager, Netcracker Technology

A perfectly crafted routine that makes the learners focus on key aspects of the program.

Shilpa N Murthy

Staff Information Developer, Juniper Networks

I am already using key skills I picked up during my PM programme in my current role.

Kuldeep Sunkerikar

Senior Software Quality Assurance Eng., Scientific Games India Pvt Ltd

Learning experience was wonderful as well, thanks to my mentor and all my teachers who made this journey interactive and knowledgeable.

Sachin Bhat

Product Manager, TCS

The assignments were industry-relevant. Best part is the end-to-end career support services offered by upGrad which has helped me transition to a Product Manager role!

Aswina Vinod Kumar A

Product Manager, Techfriar Ltd

I liked the projects which I was able to implement in my current role.

Frequently Asked Questions


What is the time commitment expected for this program?

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Key principles of product management

In simple terms, product management is the function of an organization that concerns itself with a product’s life cycle, right from justifying the need for a product to finally, working on the feedback received from the market. An efficient product management process ensures the objectives stated above are met by building hugely successful products and synergizing various departmental efforts within an organization to achieve economies of scale.


Do not lose sight of competitors

It’s vital to know that there will always be competition from other players trying to seize a considerable share of your market. It is, therefore, imperative to observe and incorporate the best practices followed by competitors without losing sight and compromising on the business goals and objectives.


Use data for organizational benefits

An astronomical amount of data is available for each product that exists in the market. Looking at the figures closely and figuring how you can best use them to create an effective strategy to be followed in the future is critical in today’s world.


Focus on quality

The desire to increase profits might result in cutting costs during the product production process. Though sometimes required, make sure that you do not save money to such an extent that it compromises the product’s quality.

Average product manager salary in India in 2021

A product manager salary in India is directly or indirectly dependent on how upskilled and updated they are. Here’s a glance at some of the salary ranges in this field.

According to PayScale, the average salary of product managers in India is Rs. 1,669,290 per year. When starting out, you can expect to earn somewhere around 7-8 lakhs per year.


Based on company

Big organizations pay a hefty salary to their managers while small companies also offer competition to them. For instance, Citibank pays its product managers an average of Rs. 17 lakh per year while HDFC Bank was found to pay around Rs. 9 lakh for this role.

On the other hand, IBM India pays as high as Rs. 20 lakh to their product managers. SAP also pays a similar amount to their product managers. Other tech companies also tend to pay around Rs. 20 lakh for this role.


Based on city

It has been found that product managers in Bangalore can earn around 17% more than the national average. Other cities that offer better pay for this job are Chennai and Pune. New Delhi was found to be the lowest paying major city as the average pay is around 28% less than the national average.

Why consider product management as a career option?


According to PayScale, the average salary of product managers in India is Rs.1,701,689 per year. It goes high, up to Rs. 3,200,000 per annum for experienced candidates with technical domains like a software product.


Growing demand

The technical product manager role, with a “technical” base either in educational qualifications or in the line of experience, earns the highest average salary. Such candidates are required to keep themselves upgraded with technical skills and remain abreast with technological development around.

Most product manager designations remain in the IT industry with healthcare and educational institutions taking the next two positions. These professionals also find themselves in many manufacturing firms as well.


Future path

Most product managers transform into senior product managers, while few others can be either marketing managers or product marketing managers. Those who are in the former position, can go and become product management directors or group product managers. They are likely to witness an exponential rise in salary as well.

  • *Top 5 in Executive Education by Financial Times
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