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Business Analytics
Harness the power of analytics to make better business decisions and
advance your career with Columbia University
blended 07 months 1,15,000 (+ applicable taxes)
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Overview

The use of business analytics has grown exponentially in all areas, including healthcare, government, retail, e-commerce, media, manufacturing, and the service industry. The result is an increased need for employees with an analytical approach to management who can utilize data, understand statistical and quantitative models, and are able to make better data-driven business decisions.

Columbia’s MicroMasters® program in Business Analytics will empower learners with the skills, insights and understanding to improve business performance using data, statistical and quantitative analysis, and explanatory and predictive modelling to help make actionable decisions.

What you’ll learn :

Real Career Impact

"In today’s changing business landscape, the role of the business analyst is changing from one focused on gathering requirements to one helping align and drive organizational strategy. Bloomberg is always looking for analysts with a deep understanding of statistics, data management, and data modeling. Learning those skills through a program like the edX® MicroMasters® courses in Business Analytics will help prepare professionals for today's marketplace."

— Shawn Edwards , Chief Technology Officer, Bloomberg L.P.

Columbia Ranking

Program Benefits

Cutting Edge Curriculum

The curriculum is designed to provide learners with a series of courses that emphasizes the use of statistical analysis, computing tools, and mathematical models to predict the outcomes of various business decisions, and identify the best implementation.

For The Industry. By The Industry

Apart from the latest research and academic inputs, this program offers critical inputs from Industry leaders to ensure the highest degree of practical relevance. Enhance your data interpretation & problem-solving at work with the help of this program; which is a combination of practical and theoretical knowledge.

Career Support

Our career support team would assist you with compelling resume writing, focused interview preparation and applying for suitable Business Analytics profiles.

Job Outlook

Program and Payment Details

Course Start

June 2018


Blended, 7 Months

Time Commitment

8-10 hours


Per Week

Program Fees

₹ 1,15,000


+ Applicable taxes

Payment Details

Debit Card / Credit Card

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Loan Facility Available

Instructor

Daniel Guetta

Director of the Business
Analytics Initiative
Columbia University


Hardeep Johar

Lecturer in Discipline
Columbia University


Vineet Goyal

Associate Professor,
Industrial Engineering and
Operations Research
Columbia University


Kamel Jedidi

John Howard Professor of Business
and Chair of the Marketing Division
Columbia University


Asim Ansari

William T. Dillard
Professor of Marketing
Columbia University


Costis Maglaras

David and Lyn Silfen
Professor of Business Decision,
Risk and Operations Division,
Columbia Graduate School of Business


Syllabus

Analytics in Python

Learn the fundamental of programming in Python and develop the ability to analyze data and make data-driven decisions...

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Data, Models and
Decisions in Business Analytics

Learn fundamental tools and techniques for using data towards making business decisions in the face of uncertainty...

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Marketing Analytics

Develop quantitative models that leverage business data to forecast sales and support important marketing decisions...

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Demand and Supply
Analytics

Learn how to use data to develop insights and predictive capabilities to make better business decisions...

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Participants are eligible to join a series of online interactions with industry experts and sr. industry practitioners to learn about how these concepts are being applied in the Indian environment.


Blockchain for the Supply Chain


Harvinder Singh Minhas

Vice President

Accenture


Inventory Placement in the Network


Andrews Jebasingh

Software Development Manager

Amazon


Career Paths in Analytics & How it Differs from IT Services Industry


Naren Peri

Practice Head - Analytics

Brillio


Analytics for Cross-sell & Up-sell Opportunities


Tarun Gadhok

Director

Fidelity International


Analytics Applications in Life Sciences


Rishi Agarwal

Senior Manager

Accenture


Supply Chain Analytics


Dipayan Chakraborty

Senior Director - Analytics

Flipkart


Analytics in Product Management


Nishant Pandey

EVP - Head of Product, Analytics, SEO & Design

Shikshaa.com


Cognitive Computing Case Studies & Applications


Ashish Sonal

CEO

ORKASH


Evangelizing Analytics


Anand Bharadwaj

VP Customer Success

Tiger Analytics


Retail Analytics


Vijay Nair

Director Analytics

Lowe's


Analytics Strategy


Divya Ramachandran

Analytics Leader - BFS

Genpact


*Tentative

Facebook Metrics
Optimization Project

This dataset includes a heterogeneous set of features about Facebook posts published by on a renowned cosmetic's brand Facebook page...

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Amazon Access
Rights Project

Amazon's Information Security is finding many new ways to leverage customer access data to increase platform sales...

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Prudential Insurance
Marketing Analytics Project

The current life insurance application process is antiquated, with customers having to provide extensive information and undergo medical examinations...

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Project Mentor

Ariful Mondal is AGM and Sr. Data Scientist at Tata Consultancy Services based in London, UK. He carries 14 years of hands-on experience in Advanced Analytics, Data Science, Information Management and Business Intelligence...

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MicroMasters® Credential

Earn the MicroMasters® Credential by completing and successfully earning a verified certificate in all four business analytics courses.

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A Glimpse Into The Live Python Session

FAQ'S

MicroMasters® programs are a series of graduate level courses offered on the edX® platform from top universities to advance your career. They provide deep learning in a specific career field and are recognized by employers for their real job relevancy. Students may apply to the university offering credit for the MicroMasters® certificate and, if accepted, can pursue an accelerated and less expensive Master's Degree.
Enrolled learners will have to complete, pass and earn a Verified Certificate in all four courses to receive a MicroMasters® Credential.
No, receiving MicroMasters® certificate does not guarantee admission. MicroMasters® recipients must still go through the application process.
Apply to the Fully Online Master of Science Program: https://cvn.columbia.edu/content/application-process
Apply to the On-Campus Master of Science Program: http://gradengineering.columbia.edu/gradmissions
Applicants should have a bachelor's degree. Graduation in a quantitative discipline like engineering, mathematics, sciences, statistics, economics, etc. would help participants get the most out of the MicroMasters® In Business Analytics program.
No, all the requisite learning material is provided online to candidates.
The MicroMasters® In Business Analytics equips you with the relevant knowledge and skills needed to pursue careers with the best of analytics companies or move the analytics roles within your existing organization without any constraints.
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