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MBA (Business Analytics)

MBA (Business Analytics) is a UGC recognised full time program. It is AICTE Approved post-graduate degree course in management and its duration is 2 years (four semesters). The Institute is affiliated to Jiwaji University, Gwalior and the MBA degree will be awarded by NAAC ‘A’ accredited Jiwaji University, Gwalior. The program is so designed that the students get balanced development in the field of management and data science in their conceptual understanding and practical/application exposure.

Business Analytics is a field which is growing tremendously in the world. All over the world the demand for business analytics went multifold. As this is the information age, the business analytics industry is expected to be $71.1 billion by 2022 growing at a CAGR of 7%. In India alone, demand for business analytics professionals grew by 400%.

This program is highest in demand in all over the world. Top most business school of the world has regarded the job of business analyst as “Most attractive Job” in the world.

In this competitive world, each company is looking ways to beat their competitors and to enhance their profit. Information technology has offered the solution to deal with it. Business analyst with the knowledge of data science and understanding of management may provide the basis for decision making.

An MBA program in Business Analytics can help students sort and analyze this data, and make valuable organizational impact based on the data. As such, those with degrees in these fields can have impact on a number of areas of business, including finance, marketing, supply chain, and more.

Business analytics gives company important competitive advantages, such as:

  • Faster decision making
  • Answers based on information instead of guesswork
  • Insights into customer behavior
  • Discovering opportunities for cross-selling and up-selling
  • On-demand business metrics reports

Career Opportunities in MBA (Business Analytics)

After successfully completing the MBA, student can get the jobs as

  • Business Analyst
  • Business Analyst Industry Expert
  • Business Analyst Project Manager
  • Data Analyst
  • Big Data Analyst (Big Data is a complex and large data set that reveals many patterns, trends, and associations)
  • Data Warehousing Expert
  • Business Intelligence Expert
  • Data Mining Expert

Why Choose MBA(Business Analytics)?

When considering the MBA in business analytics, this is the first question you should ask yourself. Why choose the MBA (business analytics)? Along with the answers that come to you. Here are a few more advantages of choosing this MBA(Business Analytics) program.

1. Emerging Trend of Business Analytics – This is a field which is in trend in all over the world. The present business scenario where technology has become integral part of businesses. They need the professionals with the knowledge of information technology and business..

2. Future opportunities – business analytics is relevant to almost all businesses, generating a vast scope for professionals holding an MBA in Business Analytics. All the companies now need business analyst to take the advantage of internet, technology and statistical tools..

3. Unique program – MBA in Business analytics is a specialized course designed for managing and analyzing the data for business decision making while regular management program is preparing the students to handle management functions in one of the area of management e.g. Marketing, HRM, Finance and International Business. It is a different program in terms of applicability, subjects and teaching approaches.

4. Professional Prospects – In terms of salary growth, business analytics is one of the most challenging career options out there. You must be aware that Information technology world is running on information generated through websites, apps, search engines, ecommerce, GPS and e-maps. Information technology companies are collecting trillions of data every hour. Business analytics will help to store, sequence and analyse this data. So every sectors and companies can take the help of them for their businesses.

5.Placement Industries such as financial services, retail, manufacturing, healthcare, energy, oil and gas, telecom, social media, sports, gaming, e-governance, and e-commerce will offer adequate employment scope for Business Analyst. Some of the well-known employers are Accenture, HP, IBM, Cognizant, Tata Consultancy Services, American Express, Deloitte, Wipro, HCL, Reliance Industries, Flipkart, Amazon, Google and so on.

An MBA in Business Analytics is a multidisciplinary degree, and includes training in technical skills, business fundamentals, management practices, leadership, and communication, in addition to those skills specific to business analytics.

Students are exposed to basic concepts in the areas of Marketing, Accounting, Organizational Behaviour, Entrepreneurship, Human Resources Management, Decision Sciences, and Operations Management through Core courses, and Core Analytics courses such as Applied Probability and Statistical Models, Introduction to Computing, Time-Series and Forecasting Techniques, Machine Learning and Big Data Analytics.

In the second year, student will learn in detail about Business Analytics. Following are the key topics covered-:

  • Multivariate Data Analysis
  • Decision and Risk Analysis
  • Business Analytics and Intelligence
  • Optimization
  • Business Forecasting
  • ERP
  • Introduction to Python
  • Prescriptive Analytics
  • Predictive Analytics
  • Time Series Analysis
  • Cloud Computing
  • Introduction to Hadoop
  • Big Data and Web Analytics

Candidates seeking admission in MBA (Business Analytics) program must have secured minimum 50% marks in Bachelor's Degree in any discipline from any Indian or Foreign University/Institute recognized by Jiwaji University.

A candidate who has appeared in the final year of qualifying degree examination during current academic session as a regular or private candidate but whose result is yet to be declared can also apply on provisional basis. But such candidates must produce certificate of having passed the qualifying degree examination before the last date fixed in this respect by the Institutme, failing which his/ her admission may be cancelled. The fee and other charges paid by him/her will not be refunded in any case.

Admissions in MBA(Business Analytics) programme are carried out on the basis of merit marks of entrance test (CMAT). The admissions are carried out by Director, Technical Education, Government of M.P through online off-campus counseling. CMAT 2020-21 is open to all the candidates from across the country.

Application form can be downloaded, printed, filled and sent to the institute . In such cases admission form fee of Rs 2000 will be applicable. Drafts can be sent along with the completed form or cheque can be deposited at the below given bank details.

Admission brochure can be purchased by sending a D.D of Rs 2000 in favour of Director, Prestige Institute of Management, Gwalior , payable at Gwalior.

Application form can be downloaded, printed , filled and sent to the institute . In such cases admission form fee of Rs 2000 will be applicable. Drafts can be sent along with the completed form or cheque can be deposited at the below given bank details

  • Name of Bank :Punjab National Bank
  • Account Number : 0328002100027128
  • IFS Code: PUNB0032800
  • Branch : 032800

Fee will be decided by AFRC (Admission & Fee Regulatory Committee) of MP higher education.