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Industry Certificate in Electronic Commerce Management

E-commerce or electronic commerce is one of the fastest booming industries worldwide with over 2.14 billion global digital buyers and the number is ever-increasing. As the digital space continues to expand for organizations selling their products online, e-commerce has seen a rapid growth in the past few years both in mobile and desktop purchases of products online. It has made the entire syndicate of buying and selling, a very convenient and enjoyable experience. A career in this trend is even more desirable because of the numerous perks. And if you have a passion for making life digitally convenient, this is just the career meant for you.

While there are diverse opportunities for this particular genre, it has been our endeavor to put in exceptional resources and efforts to develop a deep seated knowledge in the candidate. At Institute of Good Manufacturing Practices India, this responsibility is viewed as a bidirectional process and is treated as the same.

IGMPI does what is expected of it, and then takes a step ahead as well. The market has gone ahead and found a brand new platform- the electronic one. However, it goes beyond the general techniques and thus, it is crucial to understand the underlying implications of the electronic market.

This is no longer about the art of selling and buying. Rather, it has become a cocktail of technology, strategy, tactics and business. It involves both partial and complete understanding of various related fields such as advertising, marketing, branding, business strategies and media distributions.

For a rapidly-growing field with many dimensions, we have made sure to add comprehensive aspects of e-commerce domain to keep the wagon of knowledge on programme. At IGMPI, you'll find the best sort of efforts to create and apply the effective modules. You'll find the level of determination to be quite fascinating. And if you share a similar passion, you'll find this programme, just suiting your needs.

Programme Structure

IGMPI gathers contentment from the fact that it has been able to devise a set of modules to fulfill the aim that it sets for itself with every wind of change that ruffles the industry. Here is a little peek into the big picture.

Module 1: Key Concepts and Evolution of Commerce

Module 2: Key Issues in Developing an E-Business

Module 3: Study of Online Consumer Behavior and CRM

Module 4: Consumer Satisfaction Models, Issues and Website Optimization

Module 5: Network Security in E-Commerce

Module 6: E-Business Design and Strategic Planning in Food, Pharma and Healthcare Industry

Module 7: Risk Strategy Response

Module 8: Alternative approaches to develop E-commerce

Module 9: Environmental factors and macro-economic factors affecting E-Commerce

Module 10: Information system and supply change management

Module 11: E-Commerce Trends Shaping Food, Pharma and Healthcare Industry

Module 12:Industry-based Case Studies and Discussions


The minimum eligibility standard for this e-commerce industry certificate programme is a graduation degree. Any degree above that, within a similar field, is also accepted.

Programme Duration

Minimum duration to complete this programme is 3 months and maximum is 6 months. It involves detailed learning via uniformly distributed modules. This programme involves the assessment and examinations and various other activities included in the program such as interactive sessions, case studies etc.


The registration dates for this program run by the institute are updated timely on the website. The live training sessions and webinars are strictly scheduled depending on the availability of speakers. Effective online learning tools have been incorporated into the design of the programme to make the lectures, videos and study material easily accessible. This gives a huge window of self-regulated and self-paced performance to the participants.

Programme Deliverables

A comprehensive study material for all the modules in hard copies ensuring the needs of the audience. The accompanying training material is appropriately aligned with the current Industry’s expectations.

  • – Assignments for all the programme modules for continuous evaluation and guidance.
  • – Interactive or online live sessions on all key areas of the programme giving all flexibility to the participants.
  • – Online classes for all the modules will be conducted on the weekends. Moreover, a doubt clearing session will also be scheduled before the examination.
  • – All the efforts are made by IGMPI faculty members to make the entire programme modules easily understandable.
  • – Assessment and evaluation for all the programme modules in order to enhance the levels of competencies and skills of the participants leading towards the objective of application in the job.
  • – At the end of each programme modules, the trainers shall obtain feedback from the participants using specially designed questionnaires.
  • – All learning and training delivery initiatives shall be conducted in English.

Examination & Certification

IGMPI follows a credit system based on all learning activities involved in studying for all PG Diploma, Executive Diploma and Certificate Programmes. Each of your modules is equal to 4 credits. To successfully complete the programme, you will have to earn all the credits assigned to your programme.

All the participants are obliged to timely submit completed assessment assignments (during the programme, usually after every module) and appear for an online exam at the end of the programme. After successful completion, the participants will be awarded Industry Certificate in Electronic Commerce Management by IGMPI. For all the above mentioned modules elaborate programme material, self-assessment assignments and project work details would be provided by the Institute from time to time. Details get updated on the webpage as well.

Placement Assistance & Career Prospects on E-Commerce

The Institute has partnered with many organizations for providing top-class placement assistance to its participants. The robust placement cell comprises senior level professors, Human Resources professionals and Talent Acquisition experts who maintain close links with business and industry. We are engaged in promoting the employability of our participants by maintaining good rapport and relation with the HR department and recruiting managers to recruit/hire our participants for their vacant positions. The efforts of our placement cell also include helping with professional resume writing & interview skills.

With the value of global e-commerce sales going over $3.535 trillion, the industry has witnessed more and more participation from professionals working in the e-commerce domain. With giants like Amazon, Flipkart, Myntra, Shopclues, Mamaearth, Healthkart, The Whole Truth Foods and hundreds of startups going online to boost their digital shopping experience, e-commerce as seen a boom not only in the world but more so in the Indian context.

The work offered in the field of e-commerce has variations and thus choices to select from. These include:

  • • E-Commerce Managers
  • • Online Customer Experience Managers
  • • E-Commerce Marketing Specialists
  • • E-Commerce Logistics and Warehousing
  • • Web Developers
  • • Content Marketers and SEO
  • • E-Commerce Platform Experts

Industry Certificate in Electronic Commerce Management adds advantage to those already in the industry as a tag of professional training and those aspiring to make their debut to one of the fastest growing industries and even for expanding their avenues of personal businesses online.

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