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PGDHRM for Emerging CHROs-Hybrid Learning

The Future CHRO would need to be both strategic and a brilliant tactician in navigating the new normal. The new world of work is HR's moment, to lead organizations with a growth, survival and digital mindset. A tremendous opportunity and responsibility, provides leaders with guidance on the skills and capabilities needed to be successful as new roles continue to emerge.

The PGDHRM for Emerging CHROs - It is the first program of its kind to provide a PG Diploma in HR specifically designed for working professionals featuring a 1-o-1 mentoring by CXOs, curated curriculum, weekend online immersive learning sessions, 3 on-campus immersions and additionally full XLRI alumni benefits.

Message from XLRI Leadership

Fr S George, S J
Director XLRI
Dr R.K. Premarajan
Program Director, PGDM (HRM)

Unparalleled Benefits

PGDHRM for Emerging CHROs program helps professionals develop capabilities to reimagine and reboot HR strategy for the New Normal. As Global Leaders see more unique roles & jobs coming to life in the future, only a handful of current jobs would exist hence HR Leaders would need to envision new ways to grow their organizations in the midst of rapid change. The program helps participants to develop capabilities & skills for continued professional success


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1st ever PG Diploma Online
for Future CHROs
  • A Blended Program.
  • Meant for Business HR Leaders, HR Specialists, Business & Functional Leaders.
  • Full XLRI Alumni Benefits.
Future C-Suite
  • Build a growth, survival and digital mindset for the future.
  • Acquire Business acumen to steer organisation & Leadership decisioning skills.
  • Accelerate your career "Net-worth".
100 CXOs
  • 1-o-1 Career & Mentoring Conversations.
  • Insights & working sessions with industry stalwarts.
  • Opportunity to network with World Leaders.
A Truly
Global Outlook
  • Live Business realities shared by industry practitioners and Top 5 Consulting Firms
  • Immersive sessions by International Academicians.
  • Curated curriculum towards becoming a C-Suite member.
Flexible Technology
Enabled Learning
  • Meant for working professionals.
  • Advanced responsive learning platform.
  • 3 on-campus immersions.
Career Services
  • Personalised 1-o-1 career coaching
  • C-Suite profile building
  • Executive search services*
*Participants nominated through Corporates will not be eligible.

Program Outline

The program caters to flexible learning for the working professionals via state of the art learning platform which gives a classroom exposure even while learning remotely. Focus is maintained through a deeply impactful curriculum designed together by academia and industry practitioners. The course structure has cutting edge pedagogy including case studies and cohort learning, aiming to give the learner a practical business overview that influences decision making as a C-Suite leader.

With two weeks of valuable on-campus kinship over the 18 month course, the students also focus on building lifelong networks aiding them in their C-Suite journey. Live learning sessions from Top 5 Consulting firms will aid in giving a practical pulse on the market realities. The industry practitioners from CXO Club will add best practice sharing along with their views on their experiences on managing multi-prone challenges

The program caters to building the deliverables and decision making of ‘CHROs in the Making’ with a focus on the following:

  • Business Acumen
  • Building a Future Ready Organization
  • Being a C-Suite player
  • Strategic Advisor to Business Transformations

Who should attend?

This is an advanced HR program for professionals aspiring to be the future CHROs. This program is for individuals who:

  • Report to the CHRO or plan to move to that level in a few years.
  • Are in the talent pipeline to succeed as the CHRO.
  • Are working as HR specialists or HR business leaders, and aspiring to become CHRO.
  • Have more than 10 years of experience, and are ready to assume the top HR positions within a few years.
  • Leaders across non-profit and start-up ecosystems.
  • Leaders planning to switch to HR careers.

Alumni Benefits

Students of this PG program enjoy lifetime alumni benefits of XLRI

  • Alumni will also have access to the Job Portal to post jobs or apply for vacancies posted on the alumni forum.
  • Access to the XLRI Alumni directory on the alumni portal.
  • Access to the discussion forums and the built in message board to connect and network with alumni.
  • Participate in the mentorship program on the portal and depending on age and experience can be a mentor or a mentee.
  • Access to register with the respective Chapters across the country and abroad where they are located.
  • Get to be a part of the Chapter Social Media Groups on Whatsapp / Signal / Facebook / Linkedin and the exclusive XLr app.
  • Attend the Annual Homecoming & Distinguished Alumni awards which is hosted at XLRI.
  • Invites for Summer Meets at various cities and also for chapters specific programmes events.
  • Alumni will also receive monthly alumni e-newsletter XLConnect keeping them posted of alumni events, activities and news.

Program Details

Program Fee - ₹ 16,50,000 (Payments can be made in installments)

(Program participants are eligible for Student Loan. For more details, please write to

Program Timelines
  • Virtual and in person sessions : 15 months
  • Dissertation and project work : 3 months
  • Convocation ceremony - February 2026, at XLRI - Jamshedpur campus
This Program Fee Includes:
  • Live learning sessions from XLRI faculty
  • Sessions by Industry Practitioners & International Academia
  • Access to the advanced technology-enabled learning platform
  • Assignments, reading material of all modules, peer learning sessions on the platform *
  • * International Students will have to bear the difference, if any, in the cost of study material
This Program Fee Does Not Include:
  • Application fee (Non Refundable) of INR 2500/-
  • Board and lodging
  • Administrative expenses of XLRI

Limited seats only.

Diploma by XLRI

Upon successful completion of the program, participants will be felicitated with the Post Graduate Diploma at XLRI Jamshedpur.

Payments Schedule

Booking amount: ₹ 2,00,000

The booking amount is to be paid within ONE week upon confirmation of selection by XLRI and receiving the selection letter. The booking amount is non-refundable.

Installment Fee Date
Installment 1 3,62,500(towards 1st Installment) + 20,000(refundable caution deposit) March 1, 2024
Installment 2 3,62,500 July 1, 2024
Installment 3 3,62,500 October 1, 2024
Installment 4 3,62,500 January 1, 2025

Seats available on first come first serve basis

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