What is unique about the curriculum in BACP?
The BACP program is unique in the following aspects a. Personalised mentoring and industry interaction sessions every month. b. Learning happens in micro batches of 4-5 people. c. Covers industry relevant topics in statistics and analytics in depth d. Provides hands on exposure to tools such as R and Advanced Excel. Data sets are also provided. e. Experiential learning projects at the end of every module enable the candidate to apply their learning to real-world business problems. f. Interactive live sessions with industry experts and mentors provide current industry knowledge and insights. g. The online delivery model makes it convenient for working professionals to pace their learning and get doubts cleared without having to quit their jobs or travel anywhere.
What is meant by mentored learning?
Participants are guided through a unique mentored learning process which happens in a micro class. These micro classes take place in a group of 4-5 candidates which is guided by a senior industry mentor. These classes are live classes where you will have a video interaction with your mentor and other 4 or 5 participants on 3 weekends every month.
What is the eligibility criteria for BACP?
BACP is mostly pursued by working professionals planning to make a career transition into analytics roles. We also have students in their final year of graduation benefiting from the program. Graduation in a quantitative discipline like engineering, mathematics, sciences, statistics, economics, etc, would help participants get the most out of BACP program.
How will BACP help me progress in my career?
The Program includes career development sessions which help you identify your strengths, a career path that suits you, and empower you to clear analytics interviews. Interacting with industry practitioners also helps gain exposure and experience in transitioning your careers to business analytics. We also provide our candidates and alumni with access to employment opportunities that analytics companies share with us. There are many examples of participants who have completed the Program taking advantage of these opportunities to move to new roles or companies in analytics.
Is BACP a completely online Program?
Yes. The program is covered using recorded content delivered by Great Lakes and industry faculty and live instructor led webinars which happens in a batch of 4 to 5 students . All assessments will also be conducted online.
Will the Program certificates be awarded by Great Lakes?
The certificates for Business Analytics Certificate Program would be awarded by Great Lakes Institute of Management.
Who would be teaching in this course?
BACP is taught by award-winning Great Lakes faculty and experienced analytics professionals. Access the faculty section for details.
Is BACP accredited by UGC or AICTE?
The BACP Program is an Analytics Competency development program and does not fall into the ambit of UGC or AICTE and as such their accreditation is not relevant to the Program. However, Great Lakes is accredited by AICTE and is one of the few institutions in India to also receive AMBA and SAQS accreditations.
What is the fee payment schedule for the Program?
Business Analytics Certificate Program Fee = INR 125000 + GST. You can also choose to Pay this amount in 12 instalments at 0% EMI and learn at Rs. 9833/month.
Will there be any Financial Assistance?
We have tie-up with ZestMoney to provide you with an option to pay 12 instalments at 0% EMI. So you can start learning at Rs. 9833/month.
Would I have to spend extra on books, online learning material or license fee?
All the requisite learning material is provided online to candidates through the Learning Management System.
Would the content be available to me after completion of the course?
We believe that learning should be continuous and hence, all the learning material in terms of lectures and reading content would be available to the candidates on the LMS even after the completion of the course.
How will I be evaluated during the Program?
BACP is a holistic and rigorous program and follows a continuous evaluation scheme. Quizzes, assignments, and experiential learning projects help us evaluate a candidate's understanding of the concepts learned.
Can my company sponsor me?
We accept corporate sponsorships and can assist you with the process. For more information, you can write to us at email@example.com
Will there be placements at the completion of the Program?
We provide our candidates and alumni with access to employment opportunities that analytics companies share with us. There are many examples of participants who have completed the Program taking advantage of these opportunities to move to new roles or companies in analytics. Please be informed that Great Lakes BACP does not offer any formal placement process as a part of the program.
How can I apply for the Program?
You can apply through the online application form. If you need assistance from our team, write to us at firstname.lastname@example.org or call us at 9599199772 and we shall guide you through the process.
Are there any experiential projects as part of BACP?
Participants do several experiential projects on Time series forecasting, Predictive Modeling, Advanced Statistics, estimation and hypothesis testing, and Data mining. For details of projects please refer the experiential learning section.
What is the admission process?
You will need to fill up a simple online application form. The Admissions committee will review all the applications and shortlist candidates based on their profiles. Please refer to the admissions process section for more details.
Which companies do BACP industry mentors work for?
Our industry mentors work with some of the leading organizations in the world like Microsoft, HSBC, Deloitte, Thomson Reuters, Cognizant, Unisys, Viacom, Facts n Data, Axtria, etc.
What are the tools covered in the program?
R, Tableau, Hadoop, Spark
What is the refund policy for the program?
Fee once received will not be refunded