Adamas University announced a full-time course in MBA Business Analytics
News Desk, News Nation 360: Adamas University announced its association with SAS India, the leader in business analytics software for introducing a two-year full-time M.B.A in Business Analytics. The program will impart skills in programming, visual business intelligence and machine learning, along with data management using Business Analytics tools as a competitive strategy for problem-solving & decision making in real cases. One of the expected outcomes of this program is the attainment of prestigious SAS global credentials via SAS certifications which come with online badges to be showcased over the social media and professional networking sites. The idea behind introducing this course is keeping in mind the recent data, which shows that by end of 2024, 75% of enterprises will shift from evaluating to operationalizing AI, driving a 5X increase in streaming data and analytics infrastructures. Business intelligence and data analytics are the fastest-growing markets in the corporate landscape with business processes requiring accurate measurement of every aspect of operations, from marketing to human resource analytics in real-time. The programme is divided into four terms. Throughout the course, students will focus on Data Analytics, R for Business, Programming for Analytics, Data Management with SQL, Visual Business Intelligence, Text Analytics, Python for business, Machine Learning for managers (with HR/Finance/Marketing case studies), Neural Network & Deep Learning, Hadoop Data Management With Hive, Pig, using languages like SAS, R, Python and various emerging technologies. During these terms, students will receive in-depth management knowledge in analytics course. With this academic preparation, the students would be treated as industry-ready and required to do 6-8 weeks of summer internship and live project worth 8 credits during the final semester on a topic related to the specializations areas in collaboration with different industry/organizations. Prof. Samit Ray, Hon’ble Chancellor, Adamas University, told Adamas University believes in building minds holistically. The courses have been designed to make the student's industry-ready. It is their pleasure that SAS and Adamas University will be working together with a common vision. Additionally this year they have also launched an MBA in Pharmaceuticals and MBA in Logistics. In such pandemic situations, they believe such courses will help students to avail multiple opportunities at their homeland. Bhuvan Nijhawan, Director, Education, SAS Asia Pacific, told it brings upon them a moment of immense pleasure as their mission to build-up data science and tech-savvy workforce for the global village have been further accentuated by the partnership with ADAMAS university. Together they wish a promising career for the participants in their collective journey towards an analytically enlightened and smart society.
Report : Anustup Kundu