Professional Certificate Program in Business Analytics

Designed by veterans in the Analytics industry, the Professional Certification Program in Business Analytics seeks to give you intensive training in the growing analytics domain to make you an expert in Business Analytics. The highlights of this Business Analytics course are listed below:

  • Learn R and Python: They are classification and clustering concepts in Machine Learning.
  • Learn Statistics: Become an expert at understanding the relationship among variables used in predictive models, latent variable models and clustering analysis using statistics.
  • Learn tableau: Become an Expert in Data Visualization using this tool.
  • Duration: 6-12 months
  • Learning Mode: Faculty-led online
  • Eligibility: BE, BTech (CSE, ECE,EEE, IT), MCA, MSc (CS, IT, CA)

Modules We Cover

Big Data 101
R Programming
Statistics 101
Statistics with R
Data Mining 1 - Machine Learning with R & Python
Data Visualization with Tableau
RDBMS with SQL and DWH


Has spent two decades in the corporate world in areas as diverse as Cryogenics, Steel, International Trade, Consulting and IT with organizations such as British Oxygen, Tata Steel, PwC and Compaq-HP. He has taught at the University of Iowa and has been a visiting faculty at IIM Lucknow, IIM Raipur, IIM Udaipur, IIM Shillong.

Charanpreet Singh

BTech (IIT Kanpur), MBA (University of Iowa), Co-Founder and Associate Dean - PRAXIS

He has worked as an online SAS trainer at Wireclass and provided online analytics training in U.S.A. and U.K. He worked as a Professor of Data Mining, Data Visualization and Advanced Analytics at iNurture Education Solutions Pvt. Ltd after which he has joined Praxis Business School as an Assistant Professor of Business Analytics.

Gourab Nath

MSC (WB State University)

Comes with an experience of 27 years delivering Management and IT consulting services in large organizations like (PwC) and CMC Ltd. He was a partner in the Management Consultancy Business at PwC and led large software projects in India and abroad.

Jaydeep Mukherjee

BTech (IIT Kharagpur), MTech (ISI Kolkata)

Suresh Krishnaswamy (popularly known as Sky) heads our Big Data & Business Analytics Center of Excellence. Sky has rich experience of over 26 years ranging from IT consulting, transition, transformation,applications development, to strategy making and business analyses with leading global IT and Consulting services companies in India and abroad.

Suresh Krishnaswamy

Head - COE - Big Data and Analytics

Has close to 2 decades of industry and 5 years of teaching experience. Has worked as Senior Scientist at TCS Innovation Labs after stints with Akamai Technologies, ONGC and Hindustan Motors. His areas of interest include Advanced Statistical Modeling, Data Mining, Graph Theory, Discrete Math and Internet Technologies.

Jaydip Sen

B.E (Jadavpur University), M.Tech(ISI, Kolkata); Pursuing PhD in Information Privacy in IoT

He is listed as one of the 10 prominent analytics academicians in India by Analytics India Magazine.Has spent nearly two decades in the IT, software and management consultancy business and has worked in Tata Steel, Tata IBM, PwC, where he was a partner and in IBM where he was the head of the Kolkata Delivery Centre.

Dr. Prithwis Mukerjee

B.Tech (IIT Kharagpur), M.S., Ph.D. (University of Texas at Dallas) Program Director - Business Analytics

Has been one of the most prominent market researchers of the country in the last decade and has worked in the top three multinational MR agencies of India - The Nielsen Company, TNS and IMRB International for 13 years in different functional and leadership roles. He was Associate Director at Nielsen and Group Business Director at IMRB International.

Prasenjit Das Purkayastha

M.Sc (J.U); PGDM (Goa Institute of Management)

Has worked in the industry for 4 years in Planning and Operations at HPCL prior to joining academics. He is actively involved in corporate training and has successfully completed training sessions on Data Mining processes in organizations like Abzooba, Infosys, TCG, ICICI Bank.

Subhasis Dasgupta

B. Tech (NIT, Surat); MBA (IBS); Research Scholar (IIM Ahmedabad)

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About the Praxis

Praxis Business School, Kolkata, is a premier B-School whose courses are rated among India's top two in Big Data and Analytics domain. It is one of the most trusted and influential management education institutions in India. Praxis Business School is motivated by the desire to generate business professionals who can partake in and add to the economic development of the country.

Course Key Features

Career Benefits

Mentioned below are the career choices available to a Business Analytics Professional:

  • Data Engineers
  • Data Analysts
  • Project Managers
  • Program Managers
  • Business Analyst

Outcome of the Program

The new and exhaustive data science skill set acquired through this online, business analytics certification course would enable you to build your analytics career optimally. Professional certificate program in business analytics is one of the key requisites in any large organization. The time is at its best for someone to take up a career in this domain. Enormous opportunities and extreme dearth in getting candidates force large organizations go helter-skelter. It is imperative that career seekers grab this opportunity.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Business Analytics is a subset of Data Analytics. It is the use of data, information technology, statistical analysis, quantitative methods, and mathematical or computer-based models to gain an insight on business operations to make better, fact-based decisions.

Simply put, Business analytics is the art of analyzing business using analytics in order to fetch maximum profits at the most cost effective manner.

Choose this program to become industry relevant in the Analytics industry. Keep up with the latest trends in the job market by learning the most trending skill of Business Analytics today!

This Business Analytics Certification Program gives equal importance to the technology side of Big Data, Data Science and the business side of Analytics, instead of focusing on one aspect alone: something that has not been done before. This Certification Program gives you an edge in a way that prepares you to thrive in the growing Analytics domain.

The answer is yes. The job market is full of opportunities for Business Analytics Professionals as every major MNC today, be it a financial firm, or a consultancy, is on the lookout for Business Analytics Professionals.

There are no eligibility criteria, but this program is ideal for any Non-IT graduate who wants to build a career in the thriving world of Business Analytics.