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Business Analytics & Data Driven Decision Making (Batch-3)

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Business Analytics Certification Overviews

IIM Visakhapatnam extends a warm invitation to individuals aspiring to advance their careers in the realm of business analytics. We are proud to introduce an innovative online certification program in Business Analytics and Data-Driven Decision Making. Tailored to accommodate professionals from diverse backgrounds, whether entrenched in finance, operations, sales, IT, or any other domain, this certification from IIM Visakhapatnam promises a transformative learning journey.
This IIM Visakhapatnam certification empowers you to skillfully analyze and leverage data, enabling sharper insights and informed choices. Proficiency in business analytics translates to adept decision-making, fueling business expansion. In the era of data-dependent choices, this skill is pivotal for propelling business success.
The IIM Visakhapatnam curriculum offers a thorough grasp of business analytics, ranging from basics to advanced methods. Our experienced mentors enhance your grasp of key concepts, strategic thinking, and application of skills to real-world business challenges. The course ensures minimal disruption to your work commitments, streamlining data analysis and equipping you with industry-relevant skills.

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Eligibility Criteria and Program Details


Graduates (10+2+3) or Diploma Holders from a recognized university (UGC / AICTE / DEC / AIU / state Government) in any discipline.

Work Experience

Aspirants with professional experience in any domain.

Course Fees

The IIM Business Analytics Course will cost INR 70,000/- + 18% GST which can also be paid in 3 part payments.

Business Analytics Certification’s Key Highlights

Thorough Syllabus

In-depth program covering data analysis, stats, predictive modeling, ML, data viz, and practical business decision-making.

Faculty Expertise

IIM Visakhapatnam's Business Analytics Certification provides top-tier faculty, and experts in respective fields, ensuring invaluable guidance for candidates.

Hands-on Learning

Active learning cultivates practical skills, offering real-world experience for a solid business analytics groundwork, and forms a solid business analytics foundation.

Business-Focused Methodology

Equip yourself with practical data skills through our Business Analytics Certification for today's data-driven business.

Networking Opportunities

IIM Visakhapatnam fosters alumni and industry connections through campus networking events and post-course interactions.

Analytics Tools and Techniques

Online IIM Visakhapatnam Business Analytics Certification imparts hands-on experience with popular analytics tools, meeting industry demands.

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Who should enroll?

Business Analysts

Data Analyst Manager

Data Scientists

Marketing Managers

Operations Managers

IT Professionals

Financial Analysts

Project Managers

Analytics Consultants


IT Manager


Finance Professional

Business Intelligence Manager

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Syllabus of Business Analytics Course

  • What is Data?
  • A Brief History of Data
  • Big Data vs. Business Data
  • Big Data Analytics vs. Business Data Analytics
  • Three Stages of Analytics Adoption
  • New Rules of Value 2.0
  • Business Data Formula
  • Business Analytics Framework
  • Analytics Pathways, Stages, Gap Analysis, & Problem Formulation
  • Strategic Framework for Business Data Analytics
  • Reporting Framework for Business Data Analytics
  • Business Data Analytics Cases Discussion
  • Introduction to Relational Databases
  • Introduction to SQL
  • Sample Dataset
  • Software Download & Tech Support
  • Training Manual & Video
  • Key Concepts
  • Main Methods
  • Hands-On Tool Training #02: Visual Analytics
  • Building formulas and Calculations
  • Advanced Tableau Function: number based, string based, data based, SQL Based, Logical, Geographical Data Visualization
  • Sample Dataset
  • Software Download& Tech Support
  • Training Manual Video
  • Research Finding
  • Industry Reports
  • Managerial Implications & Organizational applications
  • Key Concepts
  • Main Methods
  • Best-of-the-Breed Tools
  • Sample Datasets
  • Software Download & Tech Support
  • Training Manual & Video
  • Research Findings
  • Industry Reports
  • Managerial Implications and Organizational Application
  • Correlation vs. Causation
  • Explanatory Models vs. Predictive Models
  • Explainability, Responsibility, Regulation, & Ethics
  • Predictive Analytics-1: Data Modelling Culture
  • Predictive Analytics-2: Algorithmic Learning Culture
  • Tools for Linear Regression, Multiple Regression, and Logistic Regression
  • Sample Dataset
  • Software Download & Tech Support
  • Training Manual & Video
  • Research Findings
  • Industry Reports
  • Managerial Implications and Organizational Applications
  • Machine Learning Tools for Classification and Regression Tree, Clustering
  • Sample Data
  • Software Download & Tech Support
  • Training Manual & Video
  • Forecasting & Time Series Analysis
  • Trend Modelling, & Seasonality Modelling: Exponential Smoothing model. Understand trend and seasonality effect using smoothening techniques Cyclicality Modelling, Time Series and Regression Modelling
  • Box-Jenkins Methodology, Advanced Forecasting Techniques
  • Sample Data
  • Software Download & Tech Support
  • Training Manual & Video
  • Research Findings
  • Industry Reports
  • Managerial Implications and Organizational Applications
  • Real-World Dataset Collection
  • Data Pre-Processing & Wrangling
  • Data Modelling
  • Data Analysis
  • Reporting
  • Business Value Exploration & Exploitation
  • Presentation
  • Video Recording
  • Upload to LMS



Business Analytics Certification ROI

Finishing an Online Business Analytics Certification Course has the potential to deliver substantial returns on investment across various aspects, including career progression, financial enrichment, and personal growth. Enrolling in the IIM Vizag Course equips you with the tools to become a strategic thinker and proficient leader, opening doors to a multitude of exciting opportunities in management, consulting, and executive spheres. Through successful course completion, you are poised to elevate your professional journey, amplify your income prospects, and diversify your skill repertoire, positioning yourself as a highly desirable candidate in today's demanding job landscape.

Business Analytics Course, IIM Certificate

Upon successful completion of the Business Analytics and Data-Driven Decision-Making Certification, IIM Visakhapatnam Executive Education will grant a verified certificate to participants. Participants will need to meet the minimum attendance criteria and submit the final project to obtain the certificate.

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Admission Process

1. Counselling

Participants will be advised by professional counselors over the virtual mode

2. Shortlisting

Profiles will be shortlisted in view of qualification standards and counselor comments on the profile.

3. Application

Complete Online Application Form. Click here to fill the form.

4. Profile Approval

Profile gets Approved or Rejected based on the shared information.

5. Enrollment

Only Approved profiles proceed further for enrollment process.

IIM Vizag Faculty

Adib Husain

Prof. Adib Husain

Ph. D.   Copenhagen Business School

Raghava Mukkamala

Prof. Raghava Mukkamala

Ph.D.   IT University of Copenhagen, Denmark

Ravi Vatrapu

Prof. Ravi Vatrapu

Ph.D.   University of Hawaii


Prof. Shivshanker

Ph.D.   IISc Bangalore

About IIM Visakhapatnam

Indian Institute of Management Visakhapatnam (IIMV) belongs to the prestigious IIM family of business schools. It is a new generation IIM, set up by the Government of India in September 2015. At 29th place among the business schools pan-India in the National Institutional Ranking Framework 2022 of the Government of India, it is ahead of all new-generation IIMs established in 2015/2016.

Visakhapatnam is a picturesque port-city on the east coast of India. It is easily accessible by air, sea, rail, and road connections. It ranks among the cleanest cosmopolitan cities in the country. The city is a popular tourist destination with a beautiful beach on one side and a majestic mountain-range on the other. The vibrant city is well known for its heritage and hospitality; culture and cuisine; tradition and talent; trade and technology; innovation and industry; entrepreneurship and enterprise. Visakhapatnam is a base to several large, medium, and small companies (public and private) in the core sector, energy, financial services, infrastructure, IT, pharma, etc. The Eastern Naval Command of the Indian Navy is headquartered at Visakhapatnam. In short, it is one of the most preferred destinations in India to live, learn, yearn, and earn.

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