PGPA Program (2016-17)

For businesses, data analytics involves culling out meaningful information from voluminous data that could provide strategic insights for a faster and more informed business decision. The two key characteristics that separate analytics from more traditional data analysis tools are the availability of huge amount of (Big) data collected across various functions/activities and the development of more sophisticated tools for data cleaning, analysis and visualization.


The purpose of this program is to train the participants in various tools and techniques that can aid in data analytics by providing them exposure to various real life examples.

The program is designed specifically for working executives (with a minimum of three years of experience at supervisory/managerial level) who want to develop expertise in data analytics. The program aims to equip the participants with the knowledge of concepts in data analytics and their application across different domain areas and verticals (like Finance, Banking, Insurance, Marketing, Human Resources, Supply Chain, Retail, Healthcare etc.). It offers them the flexibility of acquiring a world class management qualification without having to leave their present jobs/work assignments.

The use of real life data and inputs from practitioners in this program will complement other traditional and innovative modes of course delivery. Experienced faculty members in collaboration with industry experts will conduct individual courses and share the responsibility for learning and evaluation. Specific assignments and a project in line with industry practices/requirements are included in the program to enhance the effectiveness of each course and help in optimal absorption of the knowledge imparted.

IBS Hyderabad provides access and support to world renowned databases, case studies, reference material and software (like R , SAS etc) which form the cornerstone of this program.

Duration of Program
The duration of the program is 12 months with one Quarter of three months each. The classes will be held on all Sundays and Second Saturdays between 9.00 am and 6.00 pm


The Program Coordinator
Executive MBA program
No: 65, Nagarjuna Hills Punjagutta,
Hyderabad – 500 082
Telangana State

Prospectus will be sent to such applicants.