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Learn about the Business Analytics Certificate Program from Great Lakes
The Business Analytics Certificate Program enables participants to gain an in-depth understanding of analytics techniques and tools that are widely used by companies globally from the convenience of their homes without any location constraints.It is an e-learning program that takes a very practical approach to teaching analytics enabling participants to apply their learning immediately.
Participants are expected to take roughly 6 months to complete this Program, which involves 160 hours of learning comprised of about 100 hours of self-learning, 40 hours of mentored learning and another 20 hours of assessments.
Founder & Dean, Great Lakes Institute of Management. J L Kellogg Distinguished Professor (Emeritus in Service) of Accounting and Information Management, Northwestern University, Illinois, USA.
It is becoming imperative for businesses to draw insights and tangible actions from data. Business Analytics and Business Intelligence are indispensable for today’s managers and business leaders.
Great Lakes Institute of Management is delighted to offer a six months Business Analytics Certificate Program for working executives (BACP). This program blends Academic Elegance with Business Relevance and paves the way for decision making in the midst of "big data" that bewilders business managers by its sheer size and complexity.
BACP candidates gain competence in analytical tools such as SAS language, R and Tableau along with exposure to industry domains such as Financial Analytics, Retail Analytics, Web and Social Media Analytics, which are all delivered by senior professionals from leading analytics organizations.
The candidates pursuing this program can expect to gain an overview of business foundation and a comprehensive knowledge of analytic techniques, with an applied industry orientation designed for professionals interested in a career in analytics.
Hands-on application and Multi-domain exposure are the features that make the Great Lakes’ BACP your key to becoming an expert data scientist!
Great Lakes is one of India’s leading business schools with campuses in Chennai and Gurgaon. Led by exceptional faculty, steered by an outstanding advisory council, Great Lakes has been ranked within top 10 business schools by Outlook, Business Today, Careers 360 and CNBC TV 18.
Great Lakes is the youngest school in India to receive the prestigious AMBA (Association of MBAs) accreditation. The institute is also accredited by AICTE and AACSB.
Great Learning is a technology enabled learning services provider offering high quality professional and skill oriented tertiary education for students and working professionals. The Beacon learning management system provides the students with the best-in-class learning environment that makes online learning impactful, interactive and more classroom like.
Great Lakes is one of the premier business schools in the country and has been ranked within the top ten in the country by Outlook, Business Today, Careers 360 and CNBC-TV18.
Centre of Excellence
Great Lakes is the only business school in India to set up a dedicated Center of Excellence in Analytics. This center has been established with support from leading analytics companies and is dedicated to cutting edge research and training for talent development for the analytics industry.
Great Lakes has academic collaborations with leading institutions such as Nanyang Technical University, University of Houston, Illinois Institute of Technology.
The faculty pool at Great Lakes comprises leading faculty from Indian and International institutions such as Harvard Business School, Stanford Graduate School of Business, Kellog School of Business, Stern School of Business, University of Chicago, IIM Ahmedabad, IIM Bangalore, IIM Kolzhikode, IIT Bombay, IIT Delhi, etc.
Some of the eminent dignitaries associated with Great Lakes include Dr Ratan Tata (Business Advisory Council), Mr Kumaramanglam Birla (Business Advisory Council), Mr Narayana Murthy (Business Advisory Council), Ms Indra Nooyi (Business Advisory Council), Mr Deepak Parekh (Business Advisory Council), Dr Philip Kotler (Academic Advisory Council), Prof Aswath Damodaran (Academic Advisory Council), etc.
Great Lakes faculty have authored several books and research articles on analytics and have trained analytics professionals across companies such as Accenture, American Express, Mu Sigma, HP, etc.
(Senior Business Analyst, CNSI)
The best part of the BACP program is the sessions where the faculty explains us business scenarios using real-time examples. The insights given here are very useful.
(Business Analyst, CNSI)
Great Lakes’ BACP will complement my skills as a Business Analyst. I am sure post this program I will be at an advantage when attending interviews and it will enhance my chances of getting selected. BACP program will definitely help me scale up my career.
(Associate Business Warehouse
I didn’t want to be in Technology anymore and this urge to switch my Career stream made me join Great Lakes’ Business Analytics Certification Program.
The Mentor-based approach in the program is very convenient & supportive. The good knowledge sharing that happens in the group everyday makes learning more interesting.
(IBM India Pvt. Ltd.)
One of my friends referred me to this program and my so-far experience in the program is really good. The program has good content and has a relevance with real-life scenarios. The best part is I am able to enjoy the learning part despite of such a busy work schedule.
(HongKong Shenghai Banking Corporation)
The Overall experience has been great. The highlight is the assistance provided by the program support and the knowledge sharing that happens in the group. The way the doubts are being cleared is one good part of this program. The content is also very good.
(Trident Techno Solutions)
So far, my experience in the BACP has been good. Whatever I have learned was new to me and it has been very helpful. The mentor is approachable. Anytime you have a question, you go and post it, you will get a quick response. We all keep posting our questions whenever we like. One has the record of the answers as well for future reference.
(Data Analyst-Ninja Cart)
Till now, my experience with the BACP program has been superb. The best part about it is that your problem gets resolved quickly. It feels good when all your problems get cleared on time. All credit to their mentored learning approach. Here, not only the mentors support you, but the peers also pitch in with their learnings during a discussion. Because of peer to peer interaction, all students are benefiting in the group. Also, Program Support is also exceptional & easily accessible.
The overall experience has been good. Because of the mentor support, we get answers of our problems immediately. The content shared in groups is really very good. If one is asking any question in the group and I can answer that question, at least it means I am learning something & that learning makes me more confident. I am able to manage my job as well as learn. If one is devoting 1 hour everyday, that’ll be enough. Lastly, having a certificate with the institute’s like Great Lakes always adds a bullet point in your CV of which people will take notice.