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MBA in Business Analytics

MBA in Business Analytics

1 YEAR PROGRAMME | POWERED BY COURSERA

About The Programme

The MBA in Business Analytics is designed to equip you with the analytical skills required to advance your career in today’s data-driven and analytics-focused business environment, while also developing essential management skills for managerial roles. The curriculum is created by experienced faculty at Jindal Global Business School, and emphasizes on the holistic application of business analytics alongside management, marketing, finance, and more.

In this programme offered on Coursera, you'll build the analytical skill set necessary to advance your career in today’s data-driven, analytics-focused business environment, while also developing essential management skills you can use to pivot into rewarding managerial roles.

What Makes It Different at JGU

This programme on Coursera is designed to equip you with the skills and strategies to deliver critical business solutions using data. By combining analytical and managerial proficiency, you will position yourself for career success as a data-driven business leader. The ability to understand and solve business challenges holistically and drive growth through strategic, data-informed decision-making is essential to advancing your career in today's rapidly evolving and fast-paced digital economy.

The programme is designed to provide a seamless integration with your unique learning and career journey, with a high degree of flexibility that enables you to learn at your own pace. As live lectures and learning sessions are recorded, you can access the material at a time that's most suitable for your schedule. If you can dedicate 9-10 hours of weekly effort, you can expect to complete the programme in approximately 24 to 36 months.
With students hailing from over 10 different countries, you'll have the chance to network, collaborate, and build meaningful relationships with professionals from all corners of the world. The program's curriculum includes case studies and assignments from international businesses and brands, reflecting the global character of the student community. The platform's integrations make interactions with peers and faculty effortless and engaging.

The eligibility criteria for the online MBA in Business Analytics programme is a bachelor’s degree from a recognized university in India or abroad. The admission process involves a thorough review of academic transcripts and a written statement of purpose. Applicants will be evaluated based on their academic background and their statement of purpose, which should demonstrate their motivation and potential for success in the programme. Graduation in any Stream with 50% marks. 

Online Application form can be filled at (MBA application form). Candidates need to upload Academic Transcripts and Proof of Graduation. (Applications have not started yet as a transition is still in process)

Selection Process: Review of Documents Uploaded and Professional Background

The online MBA in Business Analytics programme at Jindal Global Business School offers a well-rounded curriculum, consisting of two verticals – business management and analytics – with a mix of core and elective courses.

In the Business Management vertical, you will gain an in-depth understanding of financial management, operations, and supply chain management, marketing management, managing people and organizations, strategic management and entrepreneurship, and managing business environments. You will learn how to apply micro- and macro-economic principles and methodologies to business decision-making, appreciate ethical and responsible business practices, and identify new markets and business opportunities.

In the Analytics vertical, you will learn statistical principles, tools, and techniques for analyzing business data and making data-driven decisions. You will gain skills in using spreadsheet software and programming tools for modeling business problems. Additionally, you will be introduced to fundamental and advanced concepts and techniques for applying analytics to business situations, including predictive analytics and data visualization.

Furthermore, you will have the opportunity to dive deeper into the application of analytics to specific domains or to gain exposure to specialized analytics tools and techniques through elective courses.

Term -1

Credits

1

Business Economics

3

2

Marketing Management

3

3

Introduction to Business Analytics using R

3

4

Statistical Methods for Decision Making

3

Experiential Learning

Business Communication

6

 

Term Credits

18

Term -2

Credits

5

Financial Management

3

6

Operations & Supply Chain Management

3

7

Data Visualization

3

8

Predictive Analytics & Forecasting

3

Experiential Learning

Independent Research Project (IRP)

6

 

Term Credits

18

Term -3

Credits

9

Managing People & Organizations

3

10

Financial Accounting

3

11

Prescriptive Analytics

3

12

Text Analytics

3

Experiential Learning

Independent Research Project (IRP)

6

 

Term Credits

18

Term – 4

Credits

13

Strategic Management & Business Policy

3

14

Business Ethics & CSR

3

15

Database Management with SQL

3

16

Advanced Business Analytics

3

17

Machine Learning

3

18

Big Data Analytics

3

 

Term Credits

18

 

Program Credits

72

The online MBA in Business Analytics programme is designed to equip you with the skills and knowledge necessary to excel in today’s data-driven business environment. With a unique curriculum that combines both business management and analytics, you’ll gain expertise in the application of analytics tools and techniques to solve complex business problems.

Upon completion of the program, you’ll be job-ready to pursue specialized analytics roles across various industries and organizations. Whether you’re looking to switch to an applied analytics role in your current industry or move to a core analytics role, this programme will provide you with the desired credibility to make the shift. It will also enhance your likelihood of getting promoted to more strategic roles.

Potential career profiles include business analyst, management consultant, HR analyst, marketing analyst, supply chain analyst, risk analyst, financial analyst, and more. When you graduate, you’ll have a deep understanding of the utility of data and data-driven problem solving in business scenarios. You’ll be able to analyze data to diagnose underlying business problems, predict future outcomes, and prescribe optimal solutions. Additionally, you’ll be acquainted with alternate novel methods, such as visualization, to solve business problems.