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    About the Program

    Learn from Wharton Faculty

    Learn from Wharton Faculty

    Live masterclasses and recorded sessions from leading Wharton faculty — giving opportunities for debate and discussion.

    Benefits and Outcomes

    Benefits and Outcomes

    Develop as a 360-degree leader and hone decision making and management skills in a completely online flexible program.

    Accomplished Peer Network

    Accomplished Peer Network

    Engage in interactive networking sessions with experienced professionals from your cohort for effective peer-to-peer learning.

    Who Is This Program for?

    - CXOs, VPs, MDs, Directors who wish to invest in their careview more

    Key Program Takeaways

    - Enhance and strengthen your skills as a manager and decisiview more

    Program Overview

    Key Highlights

    Developed by a World-Renowned Business School
    Developed by a World-Renowned Business School
    Academic Content Designed for Leaders
    Academic Content Designed for Leaders
    Program Completion Certificate from Wharton Online
    Program Completion Certificate from Wharton Online
    4 Live Masterclasses with Wharton Faculty
    4 Live Masterclasses with Wharton Faculty
     2 Interactive Business Case Simulations
    2 Interactive Business Case Simulations
    1:1 Personalized Executive Coaching Sessions
    1:1 Personalized Executive Coaching Sessions
     Leadership Profiling Session
    Leadership Profiling Session
    Sessions with Faculty Directly from Wharton
    Sessions with Faculty Directly from Wharton

    “This course helps professionals build a leadership skill set. Leaders across organizations get the opportunity to learn the most cutting-edge ideas to access global opportunities through this course.”
    - Professor Patti Williams, PhD
    Vice Dean, Wharton Executive Education

    Leadership and Management in New-Age Business

    Leadership and Management in New-Age Business
    Founded in 1881 as the first collegiate business school, the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania is recognized globally for intellectual leadership and ongoing innovation across every major discipline of business education. With a broad global community and one of the most published business school faculties, Wharton creates economic and social value around the world. The School has 5,000 undergraduate, MBA, executive MBA, and doctoral students; more than 13,000 participants in executive education programs annually; and a powerful alumni network of 100,000 graduates.
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    Masterclasses with Wharton Faculty
    5 - 6
    Hours Weekly Time Commitment
    Business Simulation

    Leadership in the 21st Century

    4 Weeks
    • Engaging Hearts and Minds
    • Understanding Work Styles and Cultivating Originality
    • Purpose-Driven Leadership
    • Organizational Culture and Culture Change

    Managing and Motivating Talent

    4 Weeks
    • Motivation and Reward
    • Tasks, Jobs, and Systems of Work
    • Making Good and Timely Management Decisions
    • Designing and Changing the Organization’s Architecture

    Managing the Global Firm

    4 Weeks
    • Global Markets and the Firm
    • International Strategies
    • Organization and Management of the International Firm
    • The Multinational Firm in the 21st Century

    Strategic Management : Competitive and Corporate Strategy

    4 Weeks
    • The Firm and the Industry
    • Industry Analysis and Competitive Dynamics
    • Corporate Strategy and Firm Scope
    • Firms in a Context

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    Leadership Coaching

    Leadership Coaching
    1:1 Executive Leadership coaching
      Sessions to help define your leadership goal, drive transformational change
        Personalized training to achieve your desired outcomes

          Networking and Practical Learning

          Networking and Practical Learning
          Practical Learning
          • Case studies and simulation-based pedagogy
          • Exclusive recorded masterclasses from top CXOs
          Peer-to-Peer Networking
          • Interactive ice-breaking and networking sessions with your cohort of experienced professionals
          • Peer-to-peer networking opportunities with an alumni pool of 10,000+
          Networking with Industry Experts
          • Dedicated sessions organized by alumni team for lifelong networking opportunities with upGrad alums and industry experts

          Learning Support

           Learning Support
          Student Support
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          TA Sessions: Doubt Resolution
          • Doubt-clearing session at regular intervals
          • Live discussion forum for peer-to-peer doubt resolution monitored by technical experts

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          Frequently Asked Questions


          What is the Leadership and Management in New-Age Business program from Wharton?

          The program is an engaging, yet rigorous, 4.5-months online program designed for high-potential managers and C-suite level professionals. The certification is awarded by The Wharton School.

          What should I expect from Leadership and Management in New-Age Business from Wharton?

          Expect to learn about several industry-relevant topics for today's workplace, strengthening your knowledge and leadership. You can expect to learn everything from basic to advanced topics in the Leadership and Management in New-Age Business program.

          What should I NOT expect from Leadership and Management in New-Age Business from Wharton?

          The program is NOT easy and requires some commitment from the student. You will need to put in Five-Six hours of time per week for applying new concepts and executing industry-relevant projects to be able get the best out of this program.

          What are the topics that will be covered in the program?

          This program is designed for working professionals interested in a leadership program to help them build their understanding from a basic to an advanced level. The program covers concepts and theory in modules on Leadership in the 21st Century, Managing and Motivating Talent, Managing the Global Firm, and Strategic Management: Competitive and Corporate Strategy, all from the prestigious Wharton faculty.

          Can I sign up only for a few specific modules that I am interested in?

          No, the program is designed to be completed in its entirety, and cannot be taken as standalone modules.

          What type of learning experience should I expect?

          The content will be a mix of interactive lectures from industry leaders as well as world-renowned faculty. Additionally, the program comprises live lectures dedicated to solving your academic queries and reinforcing learning. 



          Is there a WES equivalency for this program?

          No, there is no WES equivalency. 


          What is the time commitment expected for the program?

          At least Five-Six hours per week of time commitment is expected to be able to graduate from the program. 

          Is there any certification granted at the end of the program?

          Post completion of the program, a Certificate of Leadership and Management in New-Age Business would be granted from the Wharton School. 


          What is the program fee?

          The program is priced at -- .   

          Is there any deferral or refund policy for this program?

          Refund Policy:

          1. You can claim a refund for the amount paid towards the Program at any time, before the Program Start Date, by visiting and submitting your refund form via the "My Application" section under your profile. You can request your Admissions Counsellor  to help you in applying and withdrawing for a refund by sending them an email with reasons listed. There shall be no refund applicable once the program has started. This is applicable even for those students who could not complete their payment, and could not be enrolled in the batch opted for. However, the student can avail pre-deferral as per the policy defined below for the same.

          2. Student must pay the full fee within seven (7) days of payment of the deposit amount or Cohort Start Date, whichever is earlier; otherwise, the admission letter will be rescinded.

          3. Request for refund as per point no. 1 of the refund policy must be sent via email in the prescribed refund request form. The refund will be processed within 30 working days of submitting the duly signed refund form, after being duly approved by the Academic Committee.


          What is the selection process for this program?

          To be eligible for selection, you must submit your application form. Based on your submission, an offer letter will be sent to you.

          How do I know if I am eligible?

          Ideal candidates are those looking to accelerate their career or develop their leadership style with cutting-edge concepts from a world-renowned business school.


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