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I got this job through Great Learning’s career fair: Shawrya Sharma, PGP-DSE Alumnus

He had the ideal start. After securing a job through the campus placement in a reputed company, he was soon working on data science projects. What followed next is a tale of boldness and faith in oneself. Read on to know how Shawrya Sharma, our DSE alumnus, quit his job and joined the DSE program … Continue reading I got this job through Great Learning’s career fair: Shawrya Sharma, PGP-DSE Alumnus

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“I’m moving to Dublin next week, thanks to Great Learning”:Sai Pavan Kumar Bhamidipati, PGP-BABI Alumnus

It is said ‘Failure is just a stepping stone to success’. In the case of our alumnus Pavan, his persistent attempts at interviews helped him to hone his skills to perfection. What motivated you to take up this program? I wanted to get into analytics. While working on data warehousing projects at Cognizant, I developed … Continue reading “I’m moving to Dublin next week, thanks to Great Learning”:Sai Pavan Kumar Bhamidipati, PGP-BABI Alumnus

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Sharanya Kumar Gives her ‘Pre-Great Lakes Business Analytics Program (PGP-BABI)’ Self Some Insights

Dear Sharanya, It will pan out well in the long run. If you can trust yourself and prepare to persevere for exactly 1 year, your career will take off like magic. This one year will be hard but extremely rewarding and you will see how. But first, let’s fix the way you feel right now. … Continue reading Sharanya Kumar Gives her ‘Pre-Great Lakes Business Analytics Program (PGP-BABI)’ Self Some Insights

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Thanks to Great Learning for helping me change my career path: Murali Krishna, PGP-BABI Alumnus

Why did you choose to take up this program? I wanted to get into the field of Data science. As I was a full-time BI professional working on Data Analysis and Reporting, I felt this program would act as a career enhancement, to go beyond BI and extract actual essence of data, which helps in … Continue reading Thanks to Great Learning for helping me change my career path: Murali Krishna, PGP-BABI Alumnus

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Rapid Fire with PGP-BABI Alumnus Utkarsh Kulshrestha

Your Background? I work as a Sr Machine Learning Engineer at Kloud9. Previously, I worked for a year at TCS as Sr Business Analyst and for around 3 years at Wipro as an embedded systems Engineer. Why Analytics? There is an immediate need to upskill to stay relevant. Most of the existing technologies are becoming … Continue reading Rapid Fire with PGP-BABI Alumnus Utkarsh Kulshrestha

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I learnt new techniques and was able to connect the missing dots: Sridhar Kolappan, PGP-BABI Alumnus

When Alumnus Sridhar Kolappan decided to pursue the PG Program in Business Analytics and Business Intelligence, he had several apprehensions and concerns. In his own words: Would the Great Lakes PGP-BABI be the right program for me to join? I closely worked with NIIT for a year only to realize it wasn’t the right fit … Continue reading I learnt new techniques and was able to connect the missing dots: Sridhar Kolappan, PGP-BABI Alumnus

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The Great Learning advantage is very apparent now that I work in the industry: Sownthiriya, PGP-DSE Alumnus

1. Why did you take up the DSE Program? While I was doing my IT engineering degree, I came across a Business Intelligence elective. My friends and I were very interested in it and would discuss current trends which led me to be interested in data science.  I wanted to learn more about data science … Continue reading The Great Learning advantage is very apparent now that I work in the industry: Sownthiriya, PGP-DSE Alumnus

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I had recruiters reaching out to me after this program: Parag Janrao, BACP Alumnus

1. Why did you take up this program? After my MBA, I’d joined NALCO as a management trainee. I was handling projects related to logistics, supply chain and finance for 2 years. I had some experience with Excel and VBA programming, and one day I got a mail about this Analytics course. My manager and I … Continue reading I had recruiters reaching out to me after this program: Parag Janrao, BACP Alumnus

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Transitioning from Application Support to Data Analytics: Nithin Shetty, PGP-DSE Alum

1. Why did you choose this program? I did my engineering in Computer Science before working for TCS for 19 months. I worked in Application Support at TCS where I had the chance to collect, process, and format data. We would then send it to the downstream team so that they can perform analysis on … Continue reading Transitioning from Application Support to Data Analytics: Nithin Shetty, PGP-DSE Alum

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