Biocon Academy, a one-of-its-kind Centre of Excellence for Advanced Learning in Applied Bio-Sciences, announces the commencement of 'Biocon KGI Certificate Program in Biosciences Management' - in collaboration with Keck Graduate Institute in Claremont, California.

After the successful completion of three batches of Biocon-KGI Certificate Program in Biosciences, and 100% placement of 90 students, Biocon Academy has introduced a new specialized ‘Certificate Program in Bioscience Management’ in collaboration with its Education Partner KGI, for working professionals from Pharmaceutical & Bio-Pharmaceutical Industry. Dr Steve Casper, Dean- KGI and Meghana Joshi, Biocon-KGI Program Director has been instrumental in developing this Program with a special focus on the needs of the Indian biopharma industry.

Aligned with its mission to train and develop industry ready talent for the Biopharma sector to enable global competitiveness, Biocon Academy has designed and developed this executive Program for entry level managers from various departments of a biopharmaceutical organization encompassing R&D, Regulatory Affairs, Quality Control and Production etc.

The primary objective of this Program is to reshape careers and provide global learning experience to a pool of high potential talented professionals to hone their skills and prepare them to be the future leaders. The Program offers an extraordinary development opportunity by leveraging rich industry experience of Biocon and expertise of international faculty of Keck Graduate Institute, California, USA.


Biocon-KGI Certificate Program in Bioscience Management


The 16 weeks part time program has been developed for Biocon as a part of its 'Learning and Development initiative'. It is a concise and well planned business management program comprising of modules on comprehensive understanding of Biosciences Industry, Innovation Management, Operations Management & International Business and Strategy.

Key Modules of ‘Biocon KGI Certificate Program in Biosciences Management’: The perfect catalyst for shaping the leaders of tomorrow

Course Modules

  • Conceptual frameworks in market strategy and market assessment with reference to bioscience industries
  • Examine industry dynamics within different segments of the life science industries, such as therapeutics, diagnostics, and medical devices
  • Examin firm strategies for creating sustainable competitive advantage in technology-based industries
  • Recognize the impact of technological and industry evolution upon firm success
  • It views the firm as a whole, and examines how policies in each functional area are integrated into an overall competitive strategy.
  • Analysis and discussion of selected management, competitive strategy, and business policy cases
  • Perspective on the role of operations management in the function of a firm, at both the tactical and strategic levels.
  • Broad survey of quantitative tools, concepts and techniques in managing operations

The first batch of Biocon-KGI Certificate Program in Bioscience Management will be run for Biocon employees.

Applications to subsequent batches are invited from working professionals from Pharmaceutical & Bio-Pharmaceutical Industry.

If this program interests you, do reach out to us at or CALL: +91 8884 899 898