ISB in Collaboration with the Fletcher School kicks off Management Programme in Public Policy

Jan 07, 2015

The Indian School of Business (ISB) launched Management Programme in Public Policy (MPPP) for senior and mid-career professionals from the government and public and private sectors.

Targeted at officers from the all-India Civil Services at the Centre and the states ,  public sector officials, multilateral agencies, embassy personnel, non-government organizations,  elected office-holders, as well as private sector players including those from MNCs,  and  entrepreneurs the MPPP will commence in April this year.

The Programme has been developed and will be delivered by the ISB’s Bharti Institute of Public Policy in collaboration with its partner School, the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy, USA, and ISBs Centre for Executive Education. Designed to equip candidates with competencies to handle real world, real-time issues related to policy challenges, the programme will be delivered through a  hybrid model comprising residency and online instruction which will allow participants to take up the course without leaving their jobs. It is also designed to help participants to develop deeper insights into application of sound management principles and processes, logic and discipline.

The faculty for the MPPP will include leading faculty members from the ISB and the Fletcher School as well as senior practitioners, administrators, and policy makers. The list of faculty members includes well-known names such as  Shyam Saran,  Chairman,  Research and Information System for Developing Countries and Former Foreign Secretary,  Prajapati Trivedi, Former Secretary, Performance Management Government of India, Professors  Laurent Jacque,  Phil A Uhlmann,  The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy, K P Krishnan, Additional Secretary, Ministry of Rural Development, Government,  Shashi Tharoor,  Member of Parliament , Rajesh Chakrabarti,  Executive Director of the Bharti Institute of Public Policy, ISB and  Professor Dishan Kamdar  also of ISB among others.

More details about the MPPP are available here.