Executive Certificate Program in

Lean Operations Management & Six Sigma (Batch-2)

 • 6 Months  • Online Mentorship

3 Hrs

Weekend Sessions


Campus Immersion


NIRF Ranking


Expert Faculty

About Lean Operations Management & Six Sigma

The Lean Operations Management Course, provided by the Indian Institute of Management (IIM), is designed to equip participants with the expertise and capabilities needed to enhance operational efficiency and boost organizational productivity. This program is designed for early to mid-professionals looking to take their career to the next level with a solid grasp of operations management concepts and analytical frameworks to build and scale process efficiencies.
Acquire a comprehensive grasp of operations and processes, aligning them with the company's strategic goals. Develop essential leadership skills to drive impactful process improvements. The IIM - Visakhapatnam Lean Operations Management Program is tailored for Managers in manufacturing and related industries. Emphasizing the shift towards optimizing costs, quality, and customer service, the program promises a significant impact on your bottom line.
The Lean Operations Management and Six Sigma Certification Course delve into diverse facets of lean management. It encompasses fundamental principles such as lean operations, an introduction to operations management, and operations strategy. Participants gain insights into 'Lean' concepts, operational risk management, and the Six Sigma Management Methodology, which includes DMAIC and DMADV, among other crucial topics. The course also emphasizes the practical application of lean principles across different industries.

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Key Highlights of Certification

Comprehensive Curriculum

The program covers lean operation management, including marketing, pricing, Six Sigma, and customer relations, encompassing diverse aspects.

Career advancement

Finish the Six Sigma course for an IIM Visakhapatnam Certificate and open doors to varied career opportunities.

Case Studies

Candidates can enhance problem-solving skills by applying theoretical knowledge to real-world scenarios through engaging case studies


The program encourages interaction with industry experts, guest speakers, and peers in the operation and Six Sigma field for enhanced learning and networking.

Recognized Certificate

Completion of the program may yield a prestigious IIM certificate, enhancing your career prospects with a valuable asset.

Flexible Learning

IIMs may provide diverse learning formats, such as full-time, part-time, or online, accommodating different schedules and preferences for students.

Eligibility Criteria and Program Details


Graduates (10+2+3) from a recognized university (UGC / AICTE / DEC / AIU / State Government) in any discipline.

Work Experience

Aspirants with one to three years of professional experience in any domain are preferable.

Course Fees

The IIM V Lean Operations Management & Six Sigma Course will cost INR 70,000/- + 18% GST which can also be paid in 3 part payments.

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Who Should Enroll

Operations Manager

Supply Chain Manager

Process Improvement Specialist

Quality Assurance Manager

Project Manager

Continuous Improvement Manager

Manufacturing Manager

Business Analyst

Logistics Manager

Lean Six Sigma Consultant

Production Manager

Operations Analyst

Quality Control Supervisor

Process Engineer

Strategic Operations Planner

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Syllabus of This Course

  • Introduction to Operations Management
  • Operations strategy
  • Operations Analytics - Decision tree analysis, Simulating processes in service and manufacturing Inventory management, Capacity planning, Demand forecasting
  • New Product Development, design &.
  • Implement an innovation process
  • Understanding ‘Lean’ concepts
  • Lean concepts in manufacturing and services
  • Process design in manufacturing in service industries
  • Lean Operations strategy framework
  • Process view of operations
  • Operational Risk Management
  • Risk and Control matrix
  • Process Excellence
  • Bottleneck Analysis
  • Service Operations Management
  • Simulating processes in service and manufacturing
  • Service Quality
  • Benihana of Tokyo-Harvard Business school Simulation practice
  • Operational Analytics, Data-driven Approach
  • Analytical tools to solve operations and supply chain problems
  • Decision tree analysis
  • Mathematical programming models
  • Project Management: Concepts & Tools
  • Statistical process control
  • PERT / CPM, TPM, System Design
  • Understanding Supply Chain Management life cycle
  • Supply Chain Management & Strategies in Digital era
  • Lean Six Sigma Management – Fish Bone, Histogram, Scatter Plot, Pareto Chats, Flow Chart, Control Chart
  • Quality Management & Process Control
  • Measures and dimensions of quality
  • Quality Analytics
  • Six Sigma Management
  • Six Sigma Methodology – DMAIC – DMADV
  • Six Sigma and Lean Management – VSM, kaizen
  • Final Project submission – based on the Simulation.
  • Six-Sigma certification related examination
  • Campus Visit / Project Presentations



ROI of Lean Operations Management & Six Sigma Course

Earning a Lean Operations Management & Six Sigma certification from esteemed institutions like the Indian Institute of Management unlocks diverse career opportunities. This credential equips you with profound insights, crucial skills, and valuable knowledge, essential for navigating your product towards success and fostering professional development.

Lean Operations Management & Six Sigma Course Certificate

Upon successful completion of Lean Operations Management & Six Sigma executive certificate program, participants will be awarded a verified certificate from IIM Visakhapatnam Executive Education. To qualify, attendees must meet minimum attendance criteria and submit a satisfactory final project.


Admission Process

1. Counselling

Participants will be advised by professional counselors over the virtual mode

2. Shortlisting

Profiles will be shortlisted in view of qualification standards and counselor comments on the profile.

3. Application

Complete Online Application Form. Click here to fill the form.

4. Profile Approval

Profile gets Approved or Rejected based on the shared information.

5. Enrollment

Only Approved profiles proceed further for enrollment process.

About IIM Visakhapatnam

Indian Institute of Management Visakhapatnam (IIMV) belongs to the prestigious IIM family of business schools. It is a new generation IIM, set up by the Government of India in September 2015. At 29th place among the business schools pan-India in the National Institutional Ranking Framework 2022 of the Government of India, it is ahead of all new-generation IIMs established in 2015/2016.

Visakhapatnam is a picturesque port-city on the east coast of India. It is easily accessible by air, sea, rail, and road connections. It ranks among the cleanest cosmopolitan cities in the country. The city is a popular tourist destination with a beautiful beach on one side and a majestic mountain-range on the other. The vibrant city is well known for its heritage and hospitality; culture and cuisine; tradition and talent; trade and technology; innovation and industry; entrepreneurship and enterprise. Visakhapatnam is a base to several large, medium, and small companies (public and private) in the core sector, energy, financial services, infrastructure, IT, pharma, etc. The Eastern Naval Command of the Indian Navy is headquartered at Visakhapatnam. In short, it is one of the most preferred destinations in India to live, learn, yearn, and earn.

IIM Visakhapatnam Faculty


Sushil Kumar

Ph.D.   IIM Raipur

Ex NISG, Ex Accenture, Ex HP, Ex TCS
Prof. P R S Sarma

Prof. P R S Sarma

Ph.D.   IIT Delhi

Aalok Kumar

Aalok Kumar

Ph. D.   IIT Roorkee


Amit Shankar

Ph. D.   IIT Kharagpur

Ex Adobe, Ex Verizon

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