• Admission closes on 27 Apr, 2024
  • Program Duration 6 months
  • Learning Format Online Bootcamp

Why Join this Program

UMass Academic Excellence

Earn a program completion certificate and become a member of the UMass Amherst Alumni Association

Exposure to Latest AI trends

Live classes on the latest AI trends, such as generative AI, prompt engineering, ChatGPT, and more

Hands-on Experience

Applied learning through capstone projects, Harvard case studies and simulation exams

Industry Aligned Content

Earn 146 PDUs for PMI related certifications with 35 contact hours 

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Project Management Certification Overview

Students taking this project management certification in Leeds will learn how to apply the latest management strategies. The course covers: risk, quality, project, digital transformation, complexity management, PMO implementation, and agile and scrum skills. Students acquire 146 PDUs toward renewing their PMI certification by completing the project management course in Leeds.

Key Features

  • Receive Post Graduate Program Certificate and Alumni Association Membership from UMass Amherst
  • 8X higher live interaction in live online classes by industry experts
  • Live classes entirely delivered by Simplilearn's expert instructors
  • Live sessions on the latest AI trends, such as generative AI, prompt engineering, explainable AI, and more
  • Earn 146 PDUs for PMI related certifications with 35 contact hours and 4 simulation examinations to ace the PMP exam
  • Capstone projects from 3 domains, 4 Harvard case studies, 17 hands-on projects and 15+ simulation exams

Project Management Certification Advantage

This Project Management certification course in partnership with the University of Massachusetts Amherst, leveraging centuries of academic excellence and thought-leadership, will help you earn industry-recognized project management certifications.

  • UMass Amherst

    Partnering with UMass Amherst:

    • Receive UMass Amherst certificate of completion
    • Become a member of the UMass Amherst Alumni Association with access to Alumni Networks
    • Upon completion of the program, you will receive a 3-credit elective transfer for UMass Amherst Online MBA
  • Project Management Certificate

    Authorized Training Partner

    • Real-world case studies authored by HBS professors and other top business school educators
    • Analyze business situations and different aspect of managerial decision making
    • Discover new ways to approach and solve business problems

Project Management Certification Details

In this project management certification program, you'll learn the operational and leadership skills required to deliver complex, transformational projects. This project management certificate includes an industry-aligned project and one Capstone project to showcase your skills to hiring managers.

Learning Path

  • This project management course covers new trends, emerging practices, tailoring considerations, and core competencies required of a project management professional. Placing a greater emphasis on strategic & business knowledge, it also includes a new section on the role of the project manager in both large and small companies.

  • This project management course introduces you to the best practices of Agile and the nuances of the Scrum methodology, enhancing your ability to develop and deliver high-quality products. Learn these popular methodologies to maximize business value and mitigate potential risks.

  • This project management course will help you perfect end-to-end project management by mastering the most popular project management tool today. With this MS Project training, you'll get a comprehensive understanding of project planning and scheduling, resource pooling and consolidation, customized reporting, and the latest Microsoft Project features. This will help enhance your ability to manage and deliver complex projects efficiently from start to finish.

  • For a growth-oriented professional who wants to look beyond just project management, implementing a project management office is the next frontier. This course will help you establish a PMO to capture and propagate the best practices in project management. Whether you want to monitor whether the projects are aligned with the strategic objective of the organization, or transition from crisis to Control; the knowledge of implementing PMO gives you an unprecedented advantage over your competitors.

  • This Project Management Capstone will give you an opportunity to implement the skills you have learned during this program. Supported by dedicated mentoring sessions, you'll learn to solve a real, industry-aligned problem. The capstone project is your final step in the learning path and will enable you to showcase your project management expertise to future employers.

Electives:
  • This project management training course helps you master risk management processes and provides you the structured and objective approach needed to address and manage project uncertainty. You'll learn how to perform a risk planning exercise, master identification and analysis, and control both known and unknown project risks.

  • This project management course will help you hone your skills to manage multiple projects and align program activities with organizational goals without compromising on quality, speed, or efficiency. You will learn the five program management performance domains identified by PMI, including program strategy alignment, stakeholder engagement, lifecycle management, benefits management, and governance.

  • Learn to develop enterprise projects with the Lean Six Sigma Green Belt certification online program. Aligned to the IASSC exam, this project management certification course integrates the DMAIC and Lean methodologies with case studies to help you acquire the skills required to play a leading role in organizational growth.

  • This project management certification course leverages digital technologies and design thinking—a powerful problem-solving process to transform your business strategies and objectives. You’ll learn how to build a solid action plan, foster customer-focused innovation, and drive a digital culture within your organization.

  • Attend this live online immersive masterclass on Generative AI designed to empower participants with the knowledge and skills to harness its incredible potential. These cutting-edge masterclasses are conducted by industry experts and delve deep into the world of AI-powered creativity, helping you to understand various concepts & topics related to generative AI.

Skills Covered

  • Project Management
  • Agile Management
  • Project Risk Management
  • Quality Management
  • Lean six sigma green belt LSSGB
  • Digital Transformation
  • Design Thinking
  • Customer experience design
  • Leadership Skills

Tools Covered

JiramsofficeMicrosoft ExcelDMAIC

Case Studies and Projects

  • Project 1

    ERP Implementation by Bombardier

    Navigate through the challenges of ERP implementation for a large-scale project. Drive major organization transformation while implementing ERP to gain maximum benefit.

  • Project 2

    Good Shepherd Pharmacy Blockchain System

    Design a series of small-scale pilot tests to evaluate the technical, operational, and economic feasibility of a blockchain pharmacy system that will bypass industry middlemen.

  • Project 3

    EVCard Pioneering CarSharing in China

    Through EVCard's journey, a car-sharing business in China, learn about changing market environment, building competitive advantage through rapid learning and product iteration.

  • Project 4

    Era of Quality at the Akshaya Patra Foundation

    Step into the shoes of Muralidhar, the head of quality at TAPF to reduce cooking-to-consumption time as the number of children increases.

  • Project 5

    Capstone 1 Planning for Hypergrowth

    Capture the requirements for creating a launch plan to respond to the massive growth opportunity posed by the pandemic, and perform a risk analysis of possible outcomes.

  • Project 6

    Capstone 2 Agile Scrum for Rapid Innovation

    Create a launch plan for implementing Agile Scrum methodology for development to support continuous rapid innovation.

Disclaimer - The projects have been built leveraging real publicly available data-sets of the mentioned organizations.

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Become a Project Management Expert

The Global Project Management Software Market is expected to reach at US$ 7 Bn by 2027 at a CAGR of 14.93 % during the period 2019-2027. (source : maximizemarketresearch.com)

Job Icon6%

Growth in Jobs of Project Management Profiles by 2024

Source: PMI®
Job Icon22 Million Jobs

Estimated for Project Management Professionals by 2027

Source: PMI®
Job Icon$66K

Average Annual Salary

Source: Glassdoor

Batch Profile

This project management certificate caters to professionals from various industries & backgrounds; the diversity of students adds richness to class discussions and interactions.

  • The class consists of learners from excellent organizations and diverse industries
    Industry
    Information Technology - 34%Consulting - 10%Healthcare - 12%Manufacturing - 13%Construction - 10%Others - 21%
    Companies
    Project Management course learners from Accenture, Leeds
    Project Management course learners from Intel, Leeds
    Project Management course learners from Adobe, Leeds
    Project Management course learners from Wipro, Leeds
    Project Management course learners from Qualcomm, Leeds
    Project Management course learners from Microsoft, Leeds
    Project Management course learners from Emirate, Leeds
    Project Management course learners from Bank of America, Leeds
    Project Management course learners from Oracle, Leeds
    Project Management course learners from Pfizer, Leeds
    Project Management course learners from Amazon, Leeds
    Project Management course learners from IBM, Leeds

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Admission Details

Eligibility Criteria

You must possess one of the first two criteria to enroll in our project management course:

At least 5 years of experience
A bachelor's degree in any discipline
Programming or non-programming background

Admission Fee & Financing

The admission fee for this project management certificate program is £ 1,800. For Admissions and University Inquiries reach out to:bootcamp_admissions@simplilearn.net

Financing Options

We are dedicated to making our programs accessible. We are committed to helping you find a way to budget for this program and offer a variety of financing options to make it more economical.

Pay in Installments

You can pay monthly installments for Post Graduate Programs using Splitit payment option with 0% interest and no hidden fees.

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Financing Options

We provide the following options for one-time payment

  • Credit Card
  • Paypal

£ 1,800

Program Cohorts

Next Cohort

    • Date

      Time

      Batch Type

    • Program Induction

      30 May, 2024

      14:00 BST

    • Regular Classes

      22 Jun, 2024 - 25 Aug, 2024

      14:30 - 18:30 BST

      Weekend (Sat - Sun)

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Project Management Certification FAQs

  • Which companies are the top employers of project management professionals in Leeds?

    The top employers of project management professionals include:

    • HSBC

    • Schneider Electric

    • Honeywell

    • American Express

    • Bosch

  • Which industries are most suitable for project management professionals in Leeds?

    Project managers are required in almost all sectors but mainly in the following:

    • Information Technology (IT)

    • Manufacturing

    • Finance

    • Healthcare

  • What are the top job titles in the field of project management in Leeds?

    Becoming a project management professional can significantly boost your career prospects and you can aim for ambitious job roles such as:

    • Project director

    • Senior project manager

    • Program manager

    • Team lead

    • Project Management Officer (PMO)

  • What is the job market outlook for project management professionals in Leeds?

    PMI states that the demand for project managers is growing faster than the demand for workers in other occupations. By 2027, companies will need an estimated 88 million people in project management-focused roles.

  • What are the best advanced-level courses in project management in Leeds?

    The best project management courses for advanced learners include:

    • Business Analyst Master’s Program

    • PMP® Plus Master’s Program

    • PMP® Renewal Pack

    • Digital Project Manager

  • What are the best intermediate courses in project management in Leeds?

    The best project management courses for intermediate learners include:

    • PMP® Certification

    • PRINCE2 Foundation and Practitioner

    • CBAP® - Certified Business Analysis Professional

    • PMI-RMP® Certification

    • PMI-PgMP® Certification

    • MSP® Foundation and Practitioner

  • What are the best foundational courses in project management for beginners in Leeds?

    The best courses in project management for beginners include:

    • PRINCE2® Foundation

    • CAPM® - Certified Associate of Project Management

    • CCBA® - Certification of Capability in Business Analysis

    • Introduction to Project Management

  • What is the salary of a Project Manager in Leeds?

    A Project Manager in Leeds can earn about £40,079 per year as it is a very high-paying job. Your salary may increase or decrease depending on your knowledge, skills, and work experience. The reason why the salary of a Project Manager is so high is that there’s a huge demand for Project Managers or anyone who has completed PGP Project Management certification in Leeds.

  • What are the major companies hiring for a Project Manager in Leeds?

    Companies that are looking for a professional Project Manager in Leeds are thebigworld, Capita, Civica, Wakefield Council, Experian, and so on. If you want to work in these organisations, then getting a PGP Project Management certification in Leeds is the way to go.

  • What are the major industries in Leeds?

    Some of the notable industries in Leeds are retail, manufacturing, construction, leisure, and visitor, among others. Leeds is one of the fastest-growing cities with an economy of 64.6 billion and a workforce of over 1.37 billion. The private sector of Leeds saw a huge growth in 2016 and the city also has the highest ratio when considering public to private sectors. With a PGP Project Management certification in Leeds, you can look to grab top opportunities in the city in any of its top industries.

  • How to become a Project Manager

    To become a successful Project Manager, you need to complete your PGP Project Management certification in Leeds. Once your training is complete, getting a job in good organisations will be easy. You will also need a bachelor’s or a master’s degree from the relevant field.

  • How to find Project Manager courses in Leeds?

    Most e-learning PGP Project Management certifications in Leeds offer the same course. Google them and compare the training modules, their hands-on experience, support, etc. of various organisations. Choose the e-learning course that best suits your needs.

  • What is a Project Management Certification?

    A project management certification is a qualification awarded to professionals who possess the degree of proficiency in project management as required by the certification provider. The most widely regarded project management authority is the Project Management Institute (PMI). This Post Graduate Program in Project Management, in partnership with the University of Massachusetts Amherst, is aligned with the PMI standards. Along with the certifications from this program, the knowledge gained from it will help you clear various other PMI-related project management certifications as well.

Post Graduate Program in Project Management, Leeds

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  • PMP, PMI, PMBOK, CAPM, PgMP, PfMP, ACP, PBA, RMP, SP, and OPM3 are registered marks of the Project Management Institute, Inc.