he objective of this programme is to introduce participants to the different tools and techniques used for handling, managing, analyzing and interpreting data. The program will be hands-on with introduction to software such as Tableau, SPSS, R, @Risk, Arena, Oracle SQL, Hadoop, etc. The programme is suited for working professionals who would like to have a hands-on feel on working with data and making sense of it. Successful completion of the program will enable the participants to acquire a strong foundation for applying advanced quantitative and statistical tools to make most effective decisions driven by sound data analysis.
Data science is an interdisciplinary field that strives to extract knowledge or insights from data in various forms, either structured or unstructured.
Data science employs techniques and theories drawn from many fields within the broad areas of mathematics, statistics, operations research, information science, and computer science.
Demand for trained data scientists has witnessed a massive growth in recent years. Data analysis is not only essential but indispensable for meeting the challenges of making most efficient strategic as well as tactical decisions.
Working managers with an experience profile of 3 years or more, who are graduates (10+2+3)/post graduates in any discipline with 50% marks. Students would be selected on the basis assessment of background and motivation based on the application form submitted.
IIM Calcutta will conduct examination and other evaluation methods required for certification. Successful completion of the programme will require a participant to (a) attend at least 66% in each of the courses and (b) obtain no more than two “Poor” grades in the whole programme
IIM Calcutta Executive Education Alumni Status will be bestowed to all those who complete the programme successfully.
The classes will be delivered using VCNow’s 2-Way highly interactive HD Video Conference platform available at over 30 cities in India. Classes will be held every Sunday 9.30 AM to12.30 PM and Wednesday 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM, In addition, there will be three campus visits to IIM Calcutta.
(All fees payable to UCS LLP, GST applicable Extra on all above components) Loan support available through leading financial institutions
NOTE: ALL DATES, FEES, PROGRAMME CONTENT ARE TENTATIVE AND SUBJECT TO CHANGES.