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INDIA'S NO. 1 ANALYTICS SCHOOLGreat Lakes has been constantly ranked as the #1 Analytics school in the country.
Intensive Bootcamp Format3 Months of classroom sessions followed by 2 months of project work ensures quick and well-rounded learning.
Placement AssistanceAll qualifying candidates will be extended Placement assistance until 3 months post completion of program.
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Great Lakes PGP-DSE (Full Time) is a 5-month full time program for fresh graduates and early career professionals looking to build their career in data science & analytics and move to roles such as business analysts, data analysts, data engineer, analytics engineer etc. by learning relevant data science techniques, tools and technologies, and hands-on application through industry case studies.
The PGP-DSE (Full Time) uses a combination of learning methods that include classroom teaching, hands-on exercises, and sessions with industry practitioners. Classes are conducted on weekdays and are assisted by online discussions and assignments. Candidates can access the course content online even after they have graduated.
PGP-DSE full time is a 5-month classroom program which includes classroom learning with hands-on lab sessions with faculty and industry practitioners. Classroom and lab sessions would be conducted on Monday to Thursday from 9:30 AM to 5:30 PM at the Great Learning centre.
The faculty pool of the program consists of leading academicians in the field of data science along with several experienced industry practitioners from leading organizations.
Participants get invaluable insights and mentorship from leading analytics practitioners and senior industry executives. Industry leaders associated with us who have contributed to lectures, projects and case studies including:
SVP, Head of Finance Analytics, Retail Bank, HSBC
Chief Executive Officer Cognizant Technology Solutions Pvt. Ltd.
Vice President, American Express
DIRECTOR, ABSOLUTDATA RESEARCH & ANALYTICS
VICE PRESIDENT - DELOITTE
AVP - DECISION ANALYTICS AT EXL
PRINCIPAL DATA SCIENTIST AT ACCENTURE
SENIOR APPLIED SCIENTIST AT MICROSOFT
DIRECTOR & HEAD-ANALYTICS COE
CHIEF DATA SCIENTIST & PRINCIPAL CONSULTANT AT FACTS N DATA, NEW DELHI
PRACTICE LEAD DATA SCIENTIST
DIRECTOR - DATA SCIENCE
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The analytics and data science industry in India is witnessing rapid growth and is creating fantastic career opportunities, especially for early career professionals. With adoption of analytics across companies, a career in data science is amongst the most rewarding careers that one can opt for now. All leading companies are looking to attract professionals with analytics and data science skills. According to NASSCOM, by end of 2018 there are likely to be 50,000 job openings for professionals in this field. There has never been a better time to learn data science and build one’s career in this industry.
In this program, candidates who clear the program are also offered placement assistance. Great Lakes, being one of India’s top 10 business schools and a leading institution when it comes to analytics education, would use its corporate network to help candidates in the program make the transition to careers in analytics. All qualifying candidates will be extended Placement assistance until 3 months post completion of program.
As a part of the placement assistance, candidates would be provided support in the following ways:
All qualifying candidates will be extended Placement assistance until 3 months post completion of program.
Following are the eligibility criteria and selection process for PGP-DSE Full Time
Applicants should have 60% or above in Xth, XIIth and Bachelor's degree.The program is open for candidates in their final semester and recent graduates with 0-3 years of experience. Candidates awaiting their final graduation results can apply. PGP-DSE is best pursued by candidates with a graduation in a quantitative discipline like engineering, mathematics, commerce, sciences, statistics, economics, etc.
Interested candidates need to apply by filling a simple online application form. The Admissions committee will review all the applications and shortlisted candidates are required to appear in an aptitude test and attend a personal interview with the Program Director/ Faculty for final selection.
*Admissions will be closed once the requisite number of candidates have been admitted into the program.
Following are the payment details for the program:
Candidates can pay the program fee through Cheque, DD, Net Banking, Credit Cards or Debit Cards.*
*Great Learning does not accept cash payments and issues receipts for all fee payments made towards all our programs.
Selected students can contact the Admissions Office for assistance in applying for loans after receiving the offer of admission. Our lending partners include HDFC Credila, Avanse (DHFL), MoneyTap, Credifiable, and Axis Bank. We ensure money is not a constraint in the path of learning.
Here are the Application Deadlines for the program
Here's a list of the commonly asked questions about the program.
The program comprises over 500 hours of learning with 384 hours of classroom learning and hands-on lab sessions followed by a 2 Month industry project called Capstone Project. Classes happen Monday to Thursday from 9:30 AM to 5:30 PM.
The 2 Month capstone project is an opportunity for candidates to work on industry-like analytics problems under the mentorship of faculty/industry mentors. This project would bring in the all the learnings that candidates would have gained in the program and would work on problems relevant in the industry using techniques and tools mastered in the PGP-DSE program. The capstone project also becomes a way for candidates to showcase their analytics credentials and learning to their future employers.
The academic modules would be taught by senior faculty from Great Lakes. In addition to Great Lakes faculty, senior leadership from the industry would also participate in delivering certain topics/modules. See the indicative list here.
The Post Graduate Program in Data Science & Engineering is open for candidates in their final semester and recent graduates with 0-3 years of experience. Applicants should also have 60% or above in Xth, XIIth, and Bachelor's.
Candidates awaiting their final graduation results can also apply. This program, with placement assistance, is for candidates who do not have a job right now.
The format of the Program does not lend itself to accreditation from AICTE/UGC. However, Great Lakes is an AICTE accredited institution and is one of the few colleges in India to receive accreditation from AMBA (Association of MBAs, UK).
Successful participants will be awarded a PG Program in Data Science and Engineering certificate by Great Lakes Institute of Management. Great Lakes has consistently been ranked among top business schools in the country for its Data Science, Analytics and MBA programs. Great Lakes has been ranked among top 10 in recruiter’s perception meaning that the Great Lakes certificate is valued highly by leading companies in India.
PGP-DSEFT is a holistic and rigorous Program and follows a continuous evaluation scheme. Candidates are evaluated in the courses they undergo through case studies, quizzes, assignments or project reports.
Please see the Program Fee Structure here. Admissions office will help you in applying for loans once you receive the offer of admission. Our lending partners include HDFC Credila, Avanse (DHFL), MoneyTap, Credifiable, and Axis Bank. We ensure money is not a constraint in the path of learning.
We believe that learning should continue and hence, access to Learning Management System (Olympus) which houses the learning material would be available to the candidates up to one year post completion of the program.
All the requisite learning material is provided online to candidates through the Olympus - Learning Management System. Candidates are free to purchase any reference books or material as may be recommended by the faculty.
The classes will be held in Bangalore at Great Lakes learning center which is located in the HSR layout. See it on Google Map.
No accommodation is provided at our learning center. Outstation candidates are requested to arrange accommodation themselves.
The candidates need to bring their own laptops, the technology requirement shall be shared at the time of enrollment.
All interested candidates are required to apply for the Program through the online application form. A panel of Great Lakes faculty will do screening and shortlist candidates. The shortlisted candidates would then appear for an aptitude test followed by a personal interview. Selected candidates will receive admission offer letter.
We advise all candidates to have complete information before enrolling in the program. No refund requests will be accepted once the fee has been paid. However, there is a deferment policy where a candidate can choose to defer his enrollment to a future batch.
Yes, candidates do receive placement assistance in the Full-Time Post Graduate Program in Data Science & Engineering. Upon successful completion of the program, candidates would be provided interview opportunities up to 3 months’ post completion of the program. We would also prepare candidates for these interviews by providing extensive support in terms of mentoring, CV review, interview preparation etc.
Careers in analytics and data science are amongst the highest paid in the industry. Furthermore, the career growth that one can expect in these roles is far superior to other roles. With leading Indian and Global companies looking to ramp up their analytics hiring, this is the best time to build a career in analytics and data science. Salaries for these roles while being higher than other comparable roles are subjective and depend on the quality of candidate and the recruiting company. As per analytics salary studies, average salaries for fresher roles in analytics (0-3 years) in India vary between 4-11 lacs