According to an official release on May 16, Mumbai headquartered BSE Institute Ltd, the leader in financial education in India, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with IIT Madras to offer joint programme in Business Analytics.
The MoU was exchanged at IIT Madras campus between Ambarish Datta, MD and CEO, BSE Institute Ltd and Dr. Ashok Kumar Mishra, professor, Department of Chemistry and dean-academic research in the presence of Dr. V. Kamakoti, professor, Department of Computer Science and Engineering, IIT Madras and Pradeep Chowdhary, senior manager, BSE Institute Ltd.
Both BSE Institute and IIT Madras endeavour to provide world-class education to the students through collaborative programmes. In addition, the collaboration will also lead to opportunities for joint research and facilitate industry exposure for students of both the institutions. It will provide excellent opportunities to students from both the cities who aspire for an optimal learning environment, with a diverse peer group, and a global, lifelong network of trusted connections.
Business Analytics Programme enables working professionals with in depth understanding of the key technologies used in analytics, viz. data mining, machine learning, visualisation techniques and statistics. Through this programme one can turn the sheer complex data into a competitive advantage with the efficient use of Business Analytics and thereby fostering/supporting decision making. The programme is designed on a schedule that minimises disruption of work and personal pursuits, spread over one year (part-time) focusing on overview of the field of analytics so that you can make informed business decisions.
Comments Datta, “The programme is designed to enable learners in the use of statistical analysis, computing tools, and mathematical models to predict the outcomes of various business decisions, and identify the best implementation.
The use of business analytics has grown exponentially in all areas, including financial services, healthcare, government, retail, e-commerce, media, manufacturing, and the service industry. This has led to an increase in the demand for employees with an analytical approach to management who can utilise data, understand statistical and quantitative models, and are able to make better data-driven business decisions. We also expect successful learners to gravitate toward start-up organisations.”
“As we enter the digital era, data holds the key. It is the next generation oil to fuel the economic growth of any organisation. This certificate programme will introduce and train one on the fundamental building blocks required for high-end data analytics across all disciplines of applications including but not limited to legal, commerce, economics, engineering, science and humanities,” said Dr. Kamakoti.
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