November 28, 2014: XLRI- Xavier School of Management, one of India's premier B-Schools and Weatherhead School of Management at Case Western Reserve University (Cleveland, USA), jointly invite applications for admission to the programme Master of Science Degree in Positive Organization Development & Change (MPOD) 2015.
The last day to apply is 31st January, 2015.
MPOD is a 15 month modular programme designed specifically for mid-career executives that aims to build new capabilities in strategic-level change management, broaden knowledge of leading-edge theory and practice in appreciative inquiry, strength-based human resource development and positive organizational change research, develop emotional intelligence and explore ways of sustainable enterprises.
The program is conducted in six modules spread over 15 months with the first 5 modules of 1-week duration at XLRI Campus, Jamshedpur and the final 6th module of 2-weeks at Case Western's campus in USA. The modules are spaced 10-12 weeks apart, making the program flexible enough for the executives and enabling them to attend on-campus classroom sessions without disrupting their busy work schedules.
The program is facilitated jointly by a highly distinguished team of faculty at XLRI and Case Western who are thought leaders, authors, researchers and practitioners having pioneering impact in the areas of Appriciative Inquiry, Emotional Intelligence, Resonant Leadership, Strategic Thinking, Change Management, Human Resource Development and Sustainable Enterprises including Dr. David Cooperrider, Prof. Richard Boyatzis, Dr. J. Singh among others.
On successful completion of all six modules of the program, candidates will be awarded Case Western's Master of Science degree in Positive Organization Development & Change and two post-graduate certificates in Appreciative Inquiry for Business and Societal Benefit, and Developing Leadership through Emotional Intelligence jointly by XLRI and Case Western.
The fees for this programme is $29,000 or the Rupee equivalent Rs. 17,40,000 covering the tuition fee, programme material and on-campus accommodation during each of the modules.
To apply to the programme, the candidates are to visit http://weatherhead.case.edu/degrees/mpod-india/admission and complete an online application form. The candidates are to be selected on the basis of telephonic interviews and assessment of their work experiences.
To avail further information, contact:
Phone: (0657) 665 3128 or 9431704250
XLRI-Xavier School of Management, Jamshedpur is a premier, private management institute in India founded in 1949 by Fr Quinn Enright, S.J. in the ‘steel city' of Jamshedpur. For more information visit, www.xlri.ac.in
The Weatherhead School of Management is different from other business schools. Bold in ideation, creative in approach, and adaptive in interactions within a changing business environment. Weatherhead has enhanced traditional management education by integrating the fundamentals of business with ideas and practices that change individuals, organizations, and societies.