In a press conference in Mumbai on Tuesday TAPMI announced the launch of their post-graduate programme in Human Resource Management. It is working in collaboration with SHRM (Society of Human Resource) to develop the curriculum of the program.

On successful completion of the program, students will be awarded PG Diploma in Management by the institute and will also get an opportunity to take the certificate examination to get the SHRM Global Certification, which is a coveted certification for HR professionals.The graduates from the program will be skilled in leadership competencies, use of analytics, strategising, industrial relations and interpersonal skills. 

The students will be groomed to develop leadership competencies under the supervision of TAPMI's leadership assessment and Development center. This will also ensure that the students are updated on the current trends of corporate social responsibility through immersive project in the social sector. Students will also be trained in forming opinions through detailed research in corporate HR management. Ultimately, the students will be exposed to various expertise in the field of HR, thus grooming them into professionals.

Prof Simon George, Dean Academics, TAPMI said, "Launching a new HR program is a strategic initiative based on mapping of TAPMI's competencies with what the market needs."

Meanwhile, Col. James, Area Chair HR at TAPMI said, "TAPMI is the first institution in India to collaborate with SHRM in designing the program and offering dual certification. Our objective is to create professionals in Strategic HR who can lead-manage transformational change in their business enterprise." At the press conference, TAPMI also announced the commencement of its admission process for the batch 2018-2020.