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BITS Pilani | MBA in Business Analytics for Working Professionals

Designed for working professional, with Live Online Lectures over weekend

Course Snapshot
  • Work Experience1 - 30 Years
  • Duration2 years
  • Delivery MethodBlended- Online
Course Detail

Program Overview
MBA in Business Analytics is a UGC-approved four-semester Work Integrated Learning Programme offered by BITS Pilani and designed for working professionals, who are aspiring for rapid career progression in the high-growth areas of Business Analytics and Big Data, and wish to stand out in highly competitive workplaces by acquiring prestigious Master's-level qualification from a premier institution.
The programme is designed for employed professionals working in diverse business functions who wish to transition to roles that require a strong understanding of data science concepts and involve extensive use of analytics to make critical business decisions or recommendations. The programme also addresses the learning needs of IT professionals who wish to gain a solid foundation in management science and business practices and the application of analytics to deliver enhanced value to business teams and the organization.

Program Objectives
● Apply critical thinking skills to solve Business Problems and make sound decisions.
● Demonstrate empathetic leadership skills in a dynamically changing business world.
● Operate in an ethically and socially responsible manner
● Effectively apply modern management techniques for the benefit of their firms and society in general.
● Apply cutting edge frameworks, technologies and analytical methods to solve business problems.
● Design solutions leveraging artificial intelligence, machine learning, and digitization techniques.
● Apply deep analytical skills, business knowledge, and critical problem-solving expertise to efficiently and effectively transform data into sound business decisions that give a competitive edge.
● Explain and communicate with a diverse set of stakeholders, and effectively manage teams/projects.

Desired Candidate Profile

● Employed professionals holding an Integrated B.E./ B.Tech./ M.Sc./ First Degree of BITS or its equivalent with at least 60% aggregate marks, and minimum one year relevant work experience
● Employed professionals holding a three year undergraduate degree such as B.Sc./ B.Com./ BCA or equivalent with at least 60% aggregate marks, having studied at least one course in mathematics or statistics at the high school or higher level, and minimum two years of relevant work experience.

Course Modules

First Semester
-Financial and Management Accounting
-Managerial Economics
-Quantitative Methods
-Managing People & Organizations
Second Semester
-Marketing
-Advanced Statistical Methods
-Foundations of Data Science
-Strategic Management & Business Policy
Third Semester
-Financial Management
-Predictive Analytics
-Analytics for Competitive Advantage
-Operations Management
Fourth Semester
-Elective 1
-Elective 2
-Project
Electives
-Financial Analytics, Supply Chain Analytics
-Project Management, Analytics for Marketing
-Data Visualization and Communication, Analytics for Retail Industry
-Analytics for HR, Operations Research Models
-Models in Marketing, Analytics for Investment Banking
-Financial Risk Models, Analytical Models in Finance