“This region (India) is booming. The base of innovation just continues to accelerate and the quality of our entrepreneurs keeps improving.”
- Rajan Anandan, Managing Director, Sequoia Capital
VC funding in India in 2021 broke all records with a massive sum of $42 Billion raised by startups which was more than the total funding that was raised in the last three years combined at $37 Billion. The year 2022 despite being termed as a funding winter for startups, has still had Indian companies raise more than $20.82 Bn in the first eight months alone.
Hence, for any senior leader in the private equity, venture capital and investment management space it becomes more important than ever to understand how to make the right investment calls, how to lead teams to identify the right opportunities and how to spot the ones that may not pan out.
ISB Executive Education brings its Venture Capital and Private Equity Programme to give a comprehensive overview of VC and PE world identifying the correct investments and establishing the optimal portfolio with the right judgement calls.
A 24-week programme with curriculum crafted by top globally renowned faculty from the No. 1 B-School in India is the perfect opportunity to take the next step for a leader & venture capitalist.
Pre-Recorded Videos from top ISB faculty
Assignments* and Quizzes
Live Online Sessions with Industry Practitioners
Emeritus Career Services Workshops with Job Placement Assistance
Research Ranking in India
B-School in India
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As a participant in the programme, you can enjoy a complimentary annual digital membership to The Wall Street Journal, giving you unlimited access to award-winning journalism across any device. From business and world news, to technology and life and arts, WSJ provides ambitious and fact-based reporting that readers can trust.
As a learner of this programme, you will get free 1 year premium access to Emeritus Insights- a microlearning platform to help you shape your success. You can build 50+ in-demand skills from 5000+ bite-sized video lessons from best-selling books, subject matter experts and Harvard Business Review. You will also get access to live, engaging sessions with industry experts on Insights LIVE.
Assistant Professor, Strategy
Professor Sen’s research interests primarily include business model innovations, impact of such innovations on corporate strategy decisions such as strategic alliances and private equity portfolio strategies. In terms of research methodology, Professor Sen performs empirical analyses over secondary data by using a combination of predictive models that use machine learning algorithms and classical econometric techniques for making causal inferences regarding the phenomena of his interest. Prior to obtaining his PhD, Professor Sen worked for several years as a consultant for Bain & Company in Gurgaon, India. His advisory experience in India spanned across the manufacturing, automotive, IT services and private equity
Associate Professor, Strategy,
Executive Director - SRITNE
Professor Nandkumar explores industry and firm level phenomena that influence innovation – the generation of new ideas and entrepreneurship – distribution and commercialization of new ideas. His research focuses on high technology industries such as pharmaceuticals, biotechnology and software, and it falls in between industrial organisation (IO), economics of technological change and strategy. Professor Nandkumar graduated with a PhD in Public Policy and Management, with a focus in strategy and entrepreneurship from Carnegie Mellon University in 2008. Prior to his PhD, he worked for about 3 years with a startup in the Silicon Valley and prior to that in New York City with one of the world’s largest financial services firm. True to his expertise, at the ISB, Professor Nandkumar teaches Strategic Innovation Management and Strategic Challenges for Innovation based startups.
Upon successfully completing the programme with a minimum 70% score, you will be awarded a certificate in Venture Capital and Private Equity Programme from ISB Executive Education.
Note: All certificate images are for illustrative purposes only and may be subject to change at the discretion of ISB Executive Education.
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Program Fee: INR 5,31,000
Maximum Loan Amount: INR 5,31,000
Tenure (months): 24
EMI/ month: INR 26,550
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Program Fee: INR 5,31,000
Maximum Loan Amount: INR 5,31,000
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EMI/ month: INR 19,175
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Program Fee: INR 5,31,000
Maximum Loan Amount: INR 5,31,000
Tenure (months): 60
EMI/ month: INR 13,275
Also available in 12/18/ 48 months EMI plans.
Below EMI plans are available for the Programme Fee: INR 1,32,000 + GST
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|INR 1,55,760||9||INR 17,307|
|Maximum Loan Amount||Tenure (months)||EMI|
|INR 1,55,760||24||INR 7,658|
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I have a full-time job. What is the time commitment expected from me?
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What is the mode of the programme?
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Are there live sessions in the programme?
There are live sessions with programme coordinators and industry experts also called Emeritus office hours, every week for doubt solving and any discussion regarding the curriculum. There are no live sessions with ISB Faculty.
What if I miss the assignments for a particular week? Can I attempt them later?
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What are the requirements to earn the certificate?
Participants must receive 70% to pass and obtain the certificate of completion and become a part of the ISB Executive Network.
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Does the programme grant alumni status?
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You will have access to the online learning platform and all the videos and programme materials for 12 months following the programme start date. Access to the learning platform is restricted to registered participants per the terms of agreement.
What equipment or technical requirements are there for this programme?
Participants will need the latest version of their preferred browser to access the learning platform. In addition, Microsoft Office and a PDF viewer are required to access documents, spreadsheets, presentations, PDF files, and transcripts.
Do I need to be online to access the programme content?
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Can I still register if the registration deadline has passed?
Yes, you can register up until seven days past the published start date of the programme without missing any of the core programme material or learnings.
Is there an option to make flexible payments for this programme?
Yes, the flexible payment option allows a participant to pay the programme fee in instalments. This option is made available on the payment page and should be selected before submitting the payment.
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More than 300,000 professionals globally, across 200 countries, have chosen to advance their skills with Emeritus and its educational learning partners. In fact, 90 percent of the respondents of a recent survey across all our programs said that their learning outcomes were met or exceeded. All the contents of the course would be made available to students at the commencement of the course. However, to ensure the program delivers the desired learning outcomes, the students may appoint Emeritus to manage the delivery of the program in a cohort-based manner during the course period the cost of which is already included in the overall Course fee of the course.
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