IIM Ahmedabad
Executive Programme in Advanced Business Analytics (EPABA)

Batch 05

EPABA provides new-age managers the skills to become data confident and make informed decisions led by data, not intuition, that resonate with business objectives.

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Programme Highlights

Business Analytics Program Duration

Duration 4 Months.

Analytics Certificate Program Application Close

Admission Closed Now.

IIM Ahmedabad Alumni Status

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IIMA Campus Module for Business Analytics Course

Campus Module 9 Days (3 visits of 3 days each).

Business Analyst Course Class

Live Interactive Sessions
Friday 6 pm – 9 pm
Saturday 3 pm - 6 pm

Advanced Business Analytics Program Fee

Fee: INR 4,75,000 + GST
Payable in easy instalments with loan option available.

Business Analyst

Make a Data-Driven Impact with IIMA

Advanced Business Analyst Certificate from IIM Ahmedabad

Certificate of Completion will be awarded to all successful candidates.

IIM Ahmedabad Advanced Business Analytics Award

Consistently Ranked

1st in NIRF India Rankings

Advanced Business Analytics Award from IIM Ahmedabad

Ranked Amongst the

Top 40 B-Schools Globally

by Financial Times and QS Rankings

Learning Outcomes

IIM Ahmedabad’s Executive Programme in
Advanced Business Analytics (EPABA)

Learn to transform data into actionable business insights.

Develop essential critical thinking and problem-solving skills.

Improve managerial and leadership decision-making capabilities.

Collaborate with high-caliber professionals with rich experience.

Turn organizational data into a meaningful resource for growth.

Curriculm Structure for IIM Business Analytics Course

Why you should enrol in EPABA?

IIM Ahmedabad’s Executive Programme in Advanced Business Analytics (EPABA)

Gain hands-on experience with in-demand software such as R and Python.

Step into the future of business analytics with advanced topics – Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning.

Acquire a more advanced knowledge of Big Data Visualization, Statistical Predictive Modelling and Data Forecasting.

Learn the applications of analytics not just within your domain but across various functional areas such as Marketing, Finance, Operations and HR.

Generate a practical approach to business analytics by solving real-life case studies and completing a project in the area of your expertise.

R Programming Language for Business Analytics


Python for Business Analytics


Artificial Intelligence in Business Analytics

Artificial Intelligence

Machine Learning in Business Analytics

Machine Learning

Predictive Modelling in Business Analytics

Predictive Modelling

Data Visualization in Business Analytics

Data Visualization

Meet Your Programme Director


Prof. Arnab Kumar Laha

Prof. Laha has completed his Masters and Ph.D. from Indian Statistical Institute and has various research and publications to his credit.

He was named '10 Most Prominent Analytics Academicians' by Analytics India Magazine in 2014.

Cited as one of the Best Business School Professors by Business Today Magazine in 2006 and Leading Business School Professor by Business India Magazine in 2012.

Author of a popular book on analytics titled How to Make the Right Decision by Penguin Random House and editor of Advanced Analytics published by Springer.

Advanced Business Analytics Program Director Arnab Kumar Laha

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Frequently Asked Questions

Business analytics is becoming increasingly popular because it's a valuable tool that can help businesses make better decisions and optimise their operations. Companies use business analytics to gain insights into customer behaviours, analyse trends and understand market movements. It helps business managers make more informed decisions based on data-driven evidence, allowing them to stay ahead of the competition. Moreover, business analytics enables companies to uncover hidden growth opportunities and create new strategies for success.

The Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad (IIMA) is a renowned centre of excellence for generating and disseminating top-notch education, training, consulting and research facilities in business management. The institute’s expertise in analytic studies is unrivalled. It offers a unique combination of academic rigour and real-world relevance that is highly valued by the industry.

IIM Ahmedabad has a very well-defined pedagogy that the institute follows in all of its Programmes. It is based on the principles of active learning so that participants can emerge as leaders with confidence and competence. EPABA starts with a strong theoretical foundation to equip the participants with essential knowledge about the various subjects, followed by hands-on learning through real-life case studies, quizzes and assignments.

Participants will attend live and interactive sessions at VCNow centres spread across India. The sessions are scheduled every Friday from 6 pm to 9 pm and Saturday from 3 pm to 6 pm IST taking into account the busy schedules of working professionals. Plus, participants are given the opportunity to visit the IIMA campus and learn things from the ground up through an intensive 9 days of on-campus immersion spread over 3 visits.

Programme Fees

Application fee: INR 2,000 + GST (Non-refundable)
Total Programme fee: INR 4,75,000 + GST (Including 3 Campus Visits of 3 Days each).
Instalment plan Payable amount
Initial amount INR 1,58,000 + GST
Instalment – 1 INR 1,59,000 + GST
Instalment – 2 INR 1,58,000 + GST

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