Post Graduate Certificate in Business Analytics & Big Data

Institute for Financial Management and Research is launching a 9-month Certificate Program
in Business Analytics & Big Data, in association with IBM.

PROGRAM CALENDAR

Duration : 9 months – on Saturdays[full day] and Sundays[half day] ; starting from October 2017

Fees : 2,50,000/- INR; payable in three installments

IN ASSOCIATION WITH

IBM

Foundation Courses

  • Introduction to Mathematical Computation

  • Programming Methodology & Logic Building Exercises

TERM I

  • Managing Data in Modern Enterprise
  • Foundation in Business Analytics & Modern Areas of Analytics
  • Predictive Analytics & Data Modeling
  • Synthesizing & Analyzing Processes & Algorithms
  • Descriptive Analytics using IBM Cognos BI
  • Analytics Best Practices --- BFSI
  • Programming in R & Python

TERM II

  • Big Data Analytics for Business
    Analysts
  • Machine Learning Theory
  • Cognitive Computing & Advanced
    Analytics
  • Machine Learning in Practice
    (Using IBM Watson Platform)
  • Analytics Best Practices -- Healthcare

TERM III

  • Analyzing Business Strategy & Complexity
  • Econometric Applications
  • Building Data Strategies for Business
  • Analytics Best Practices – Telecom
  • Analytics Best Practices – Retail

Analytics Hub in collaboration with IBM

Platforms & Tools

    IBM Suite

  • IBM - DB2
  • IBM - Rational
  • IBM - COGNOS
  • IBM-Infosphere
  • IBM- Watson
  • IBM-BigInsight
  • SPSS-Statistics
  • SPSS-Modeler

    Open Source

  • My SQL
  • Python
  • R Studio
  • Apache-HADOOP

    Others

  • Stata
  • MS EXCEL
  • MS EXCEL SOLVER
  • MATLAB

Research Outreach

mapping

Land use change analysis for
TamilNadu Planning Commission

Recognition & Awards

  • Institution of Importance across India by the Government of India (Ministry of Finance – under IT Act section 10(23)(c)(iv))
  • As a Scientific and Industrial Research Organization (SIRO) by the Department of Scientific and Industrial Research, Ministry of Science and Technology, Government of India
  • IFMR has topped in India and is globally ranked 201 in the 2016 UI GreenMetric World University Ranking that measures campus sustainability efforts
  • IFMR has been assigned a rating of AAAA by Careers 360 ( November 2016)
  • A** Rating by CRISIL [All India] & A*** Rating by CRISIL [Andhra Pradesh]

FACULTY

Amlan

Amlan Das Gupta

Prof. Amlan Das Gupta holds a Ph.D. from the University of British Columbia...

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Chandra-Sekhar

G R Chandrashekhar

Prof. G R Chandrashekhar holds a Ph.D. (FPM) from Indian Institute of Management...

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Hemalatha

Hemalatha C

Prof. Hemalatha Chandrashekhar holds a Ph.D. (FPM) from Indian Institute of Management...

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Kaushik

Muneer Shaikh

Muneer Shaik is currently pursuing Ph.D. (Finance) at Institute for Financial...

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Ramkumar

Ram Kumar Dhurkari

Prof. Ram Kumar Dhurkari holds a Ph.D. (FPM) from Indian Institute of Management...

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Mukund

Madhavan Mukund, Visiting Faculty

Prof. Madhavan Mukund holds a Ph.D from Aarhus University and B. Tech from....

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faculty

IBM Subject Matter Experts from Technology & Business Domains

Discussions on Data Science

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Demand for Analytical positions could exceed supply in 2018

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The 4 types of Data
Analytics

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Data Science Investment can pay off big time