Hughes Global Education India and the Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Calcutta have together launched an Executive Programme in Human Resource Management (EPHRM). The Hughes Interactive Onsite Learning platform will be used by IIM Calcutta faculty to deliver the programme. Working executives will be taught through lectures and real world case studies. They shall also be periodic addresses by senior executives from the corporate world.
The Hughes platform will allow learners in India to listen and discuss questions with IIM Calcutta faculty members. Prof. Amit Dhiman (IMC), Jt. Program Director EPHRM-IIM Calcutta stated to the media “EPHRM is in its 6th year since inception and has evolved into a programme that attempts to address contemporary concerns in the HRM field both at the micro employee level and macro organizational level by having a judicious mix of theoretical insights and practitioner’s viewpoints11”.
Shantonu Moitra, Senior Director, Hughes Global Education added “We are confident that organizations will increasingly acknowledge the value such programmes which bring career-enhancing training to the employed workforce while still doing their regular jobs”.