Why this Program with IMT Ghaziabad & upGrad ?
Industry recognised Certification
Better Career Opportunities
Flexible learning without leaving your job
Unique blended pedagogy of online and offline learning
Our Executive Program in Blockchain Technology Management provides the following benefits:
Industry certified projects to build your own Blockchain Product portfolio
Action workshops with top start ups and offline Base camp interaction with leading industry experts, Blockchain communities and your peer group
Comprehensive and updated curriculum and assignments, sourced from the industry
Dedicated student mentors and teaching assistants, along with expert feedback on assignments designed to maximize your learning
1:1 Industry mentorship to guide you on beginning your Blockchain career
Easy payment options through 0% Interest EMI loan options, installments, referrals
Executive Certificate in Blockchain Technology Management from IMT Ghaziabad
Demystifying Blockchain and its Enterprise Applications (1 Week)
- What is Blockchain?
- Blockchain vs traditional architecture
- Legacy DB Systems, Role of Intermediaries
- Concept of Blocks, Data and Hashes
Introduction to Blockchain Technology Management (1 Week)
- Why every Blockchain Architecture needs a Domain expert?
- Significance of Blockchain Pre-sales
- Significance of Blockchain Delivery
- Significance of Blockchain Testing & Deployment
Introduction to Blockchain Networks and Architecture (1 Week)
- Introduction to Cryptography and networking
- Consensus mechanisms and Immutability in Blockchain
- Defining Business Logics on Blockchain
- Addressing Transaction Problems in Blockchain
Applications of Blockchain Network and Architecture (1 Week)
- Applying Business Logics on Blockchain and use cases
- Public, Private and Consortium Blockchain Networks
Feasibility assessment for Blockchain Networks (2 Weeks)
- Public, Private, and Consortium Blockchain networks
- Where NOT to use Blockchain
- Distinctions and Considerations of Resource and Control
- Scenario Analysis for Corresponding Business Problem
- Comparative Study and Use case : Hyperledger Fabric & Sawtooth
- Comparative Study and Use case : Ethereum
- Comparative Study and Use case : R3 Corda
Pre-Sales and Decision Making (Case Studies) (2 Weeks)
- Blockchain domain specific Business Case – Supply chain
- Blockchain domain specific Business Case – Financial markets
- Blockchain domain specific Business Case – Healthcare & Transportation
- Blockchain domain specific Business Case – BFSI
- Blockchain domain specific Business Case – Insurance
- Blockchain domain specific Business Case – Cybersecurity
- Blockchain domain specific Business Case – Digital Marketing
- Blockchain domain specific Business Case – Land ownership
Pre-Sales Project 1 - Identification and Application of Blockchain Network (1 Week)
This project shall have two business scenarios where the learners will be required to participate and ascertain the fitment of Blockchain (if applicable) and building a Blockchain profile and portfolio for the use case.
Pre-Sales and Business Plan creation (2 Weeks)
- Designing a standard framework for choosing Blockchain
- Identifying high level business problems in Major sectors
- Calculating cost of Small, Medium and large scale implementation
- Designing the business centric ROI strategy
- Risks involved in DLT based applications
Pre-Sales Project 2 - Business Plan Creation for a Blockchain Product (1 Week)
Evaluate the business model and device a business plan covering the enterprise requirement, adaptability, Functionality, Financial risk and ROI.
Blockchain Delivery and BRD Creation (2 Weeks)
- Learn how to design a BRD for your technical architect
- Stakeholder identification
- Access control rules and Smart contracts
- Designing workflows based on smart contracts
- Designing consent driven workflow based on smart contracts
Blockchain Delivery Project : Business Requirement Document Creation (1 Week)
With your newly gained knowledge, create a BRD for the internal team of developers and technical architects, specifying the client’s product requirements.
Blockchain Testing and Quality Assurance (2 Weeks)
- Understanding the testing needs of DLT solutions
- Designing test cases based on the technicalities in Blockchain
- Designing test cases for testing smart contract vulnerabilities
- Designing test cases for access to APIs
- Designing test cases based on application workflow in Distributed nodes
- Designing test strategy for Performance test, load test, stress test in Distributed peer to peer network
- Designing security testing plan
Blockchain - Advance Demonstration (1 Week)
- Get to know how industries will adopt this exciting technology in the near future
- Know what kind of work is going on around the globe in expanding this technology
Learn how to publish a White Paper (1 week)
Learn how to publish a White Paper
Capstone Project (2 week)
Learn, evaluate and implement all the learnings in a practical real world problem with end to end execution. This hands on project will ensure readiness for any challenges during pre-sales, development & deployment.
Insights from Academicians & Industry Experts
Learn from the India’s leading Blockchain faculty and industry leaders
Prof. Poonam Garg
Professor- IT & Analytics, IMT Ghaziabad
Head | Technology and Innovation
He has 18+ years of experience as a technologist and innovator who has delivered innovative software solutions for industry-leading enterprises.
Blockchain Advisory and Presales
He completed his MBA from SP Jain and has more than a decade of experience in finance, consultancy, and innovative technologies such as Blockchain.
Chief Mentor | Blockchain Alliance
He has 16+ years of experience and is a Global IT Innovation Advisor and Industry Expert for emerging technologies like Blockchain, AI, and Fintech.
He has over 20 years of experience & is working on multiple projects creating use cases for Blockchain.
Program Name: Executive Program in Blockchain Technology Management
Duration: 5 Months
Program Fee: 1,18,000 (Inclusive of all taxes)
Eligibility: A minimum of 3 years of work experience in the Industry. A background in IT, Finance and Healthcare Industry is preferred. The admissions committee, through close evaluation of your background and proﬁle, conﬁrm your eligibility for the program.
About IMT Ghaziabad
Established in 1980, Institute of Management Technology Ghaziabad (IMTG) is India’s premier management school and the 4th business school in the country accredited by the coveted AACSB. Strategically located in Delhi-NCR region, IMTG has distinct focus on grooming leadership through Innovation, Execution and Social Responsibility.
IMT Ghaziabad is the proud alma mater of more than 300 C–suite executives which include renowned personalities like Sachin Pilot, Prasoon Joshi, Nimmagadda Prasad, to name a few. With special focus on Sales and Marketing, Finance and HR, thousands of professionals serving in leadership positions in the best-known organisations in India and around the world, are a part of the IMTG network.
upGrad is an online education platform to help individuals develop their professional potential in the most engaging learning environment. We, at upGrad, aim to upskill working professionals in new-age emerging technologies. Blockchain is one of the fastest growing technologies, with an exponential increase in demand for skilled professionals.
With our meticulously designed Executive Program in Blockchain Technology Management, we promise to equip you with the perfect mix of conceptual knowledge and hands-on experience to help you kickstart a successful career in the industry and 360 degree learning experience. At upGrad, we aim to signiﬁcantly leverage technology in order to transform the way education is delivered in the digital age
Domain Specific Case Studies
Get Hands on exposure to 9 case studies covering all domains of Blockchain Industry, understanding real world problem statement and solutions
- Engage in collaborative projects with student-mentor interaction
- Benefit by learning in-person with expert mentors
- Personalised subjective feedback on your submissions to facilitate improvement
- The upGrad Advantage
- Strong hand-holding with dedicated support to help you master Blockchain.
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