Business AnalyticsSSN School of Advanced Career Education, SSN Nagar, Old Mahabalipuram Road New # 211, V. M. Street, Kalavakkam, Chennai-603110 has invited applications for admission to the Six-month, Post Graduate Certificate Program in Business Analytics (PGCBA) (January 2018 Batch), being held in collaboration with IBM Institute.

The Programme aims at creating trained and qualified data analysts to manage the data and draw business insights as there would be a huge requirement of such persons in the coming years as recent years have seen an exponential growth of digital data.

The six months program is divided into two semesters. The courses covered in the first semester, include Information Management, Business Intelligence, Introduction to Business Analytics, Business Statistics and Data Visualization. The courses in Second Semester include Predictive Analytics, Operations Research and Optimization, Data Mining, Big Data Technologies and Management & Active Learning Project.

Eligibility: Applicant should have a Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering or Master’s degree in Engineering, Management, Computer Applications or Mathematics/Statistics. Those in the final semester can also apply. Work Experience will be an added advantage.

Selection Process: Applicants will be shortlisted for written test and personal interviews based on academic performance and critical essay given in the application. Shortlisted applicants will be called for a written test consisting of questions in General aptitude, Analytical aptitude, Logical reasoning and English communication. Written Test will be followed by a personal interview by an expert panel.

Selection Criteria: The selection criteria comprises of several parameters to ensure suitable well rounded candidates for the program. Each component of the application and the interview is important, and the admissions committee will consider a combination of factors including, Academic performance, Co-curricular/extra-curricular activities/aptitude, Performance in Test & Personal Interview and Relevant Work experience will be an added advantage

Program Fee: The fee for the programme is Rs.3,25,000/- which includes Admission fee, Tuition fee, Course material and Accommodation (excluding refundable caution deposit and mess charges).

Application form can be downloaded from http://www.sace.ssn.edu.in/?page_id=530

Application should be completed in all respects with necessary supplementary documents. The hard copy of the completed form along with supplementary documents and a crossed Demand Draft (DD) for Rs. 750/- in favour of SSN School of Advanced Career Education payable at Chennai, should be sent to ‘The Coordinator SSN School of Advanced Career Education New # 211, V. M. Street, Mylapore, Chennai-600 004’ to reach by December 15, 2017.

Test & Interview (at SSN Campus tentatively) will be held on 22nd December, 2017.

For details, visit, http://www.sace.ssn.edu.in/?page_id=407

RK