Post Graduate Certificate in
Data Analytics & Business Intelligence

Duration: 1 Year
Program delivery: 3 hours per session
University: IIT Patna
Data Analytics and Business Intelligence course explaining linear algebra, analysisi of variance, factor analysis, ANOVA


India has always been seen as a technology outsourcing hub when it comes to analyzing the data using analytics and big data technologies. Companies all around the globe are looking to hire specialists who can do the task. With market competition stiffening, top organizations are turning to data analytics to identify new market opportunities for their services and products.

Around 77% of top organizations consider data analytics & BI as critical components of business performance. This clearly implicates that big data professionals have a huge influence on company policies and marketing strategies. It has been projected that in next three years, India will face a demand supply gap of 2,00,000 analytics professionals . Hence, the scope for data analysts and data scientists is humungous.

Reports suggests, the current analytics market is expected to grow substantially over the next few years. Thus, in order to gain competitive edge, BSE Institute in collaboration with IITP is offering Post Graduate Certificate in Data Analytics & Business Intelligence which will help professionals to discover hidden patterns and correlations with different data sets.

Indian Institute of Technology Patna (IITP) is amongst the foremost institutes of the nation. Patna, which was earlier known as Patliputra, has been a centre of knowledge owing to attract visitors and scholars from many parts of the world such as China, Indonesia, Japan, Korea, Sri Lanka. The Institute has 10 academic departments and a few advanced research centers in various disciplines of engineering and pure sciences, with nearly 50 laboratories organized in a unique pattern of functioning. A faculty of international repute, a brilliant student community, excellent technical & supporting staff and an effective administration have all contributed to the pre-eminent status of IIT Patna.

Data analytics demand is on the rise and soon, it will be an integral part of every organization and everything we do. These reasons should give you an idea of just how important this field is poised to be in the future.

Course Objective

The PGC- DABI program has an industry aligned unique pedagogy that offers the right set of statistics, analytical and business knowledge to working professionals. Over the course of 2 semesters, the program enables one in handling complex technologies & strategies that allow end users to analyse data using statistical & analytical tools thus helping in improved decision-making. Being an online driven program, the course is feasible to attend from anywhere causing minimum disruption of work.

Course Eligibility

  • Graduates from any recognized University.
  • Candidates from Engineering / MCA /BCA / Mathematics / Economics background will get an edge over the remaining applicants.
  • Freshers can also apply.

Course Structure

One year duration | weekend lectures | 3 hours per session

  • Analysis of Variance
  • Regression Analysis
  • Simple Linear Regression
  • Ordinary Least Sum of Squares
  • Simple Linear Regression: Assumptions & Evaluation
  • Basics of ANOVA
  • One Way ANOVA
  • Applications of ANOVA
  • ANOVA with Interaction Effects
  • Two Way ANOVA
  • Dimension Reduction Techniques
  • Requirement for Dimension Reduction
  • Principal Component Analysis
  • Factor Analysis
  • Case Study: Hands-On Using Python/R

Admission Procedure

The admission committee takes into account candidate’s educational qualification and work experience (If any). On successful evaluation of relevant credentials, an offer letter is issued to the candidate stating the admission guidelines and fee structure.

Candidate has to accept the offer, and pay the admission fee to confirm the enrollment for Business Analytics program.

Program Fees:

The total program fee for Post Graduate Certificate in Data Analytics & Business Intelligence is Rs. 1,10,000 + 18% GST = Rs. 1, 29,800/-.
The above mentioned fee does not include examination fee of Rs. 500/- per subject, which is to be paid 15 days before the examination commencement date.

Following are the modes of payment:

  • Demand Draft (D.D) / Cheque : Candidate can pay the admission fee via. Cheque OR Demand draft made in favor of “BSE Institute Limited”, payable at Mumbai.
  • NEFT Payment : Candidate can pay the admission fee via. NEFT as well. Details shall be shared at the time of admission

A deferred payment facility exists with the following schedule:

Pre enrolment fee (To be paid while Applying) Rs. 5500/-
Initial Down payment (Before course Commencement) Rs. 54,680/-
Instalment 1 (3rd Month from Batch Commencement Date) Rs. 35, 310/-
Instalment 2 (6th Month from Batch Commencement Date) Rs. 35, 310/-

(All amounts specified above are inclusive of applicable taxes.)


  • Candidates availing Deferred payment facility need to necessarily submit Post Dated Cheques’ toward the balance program fee as per the payment schedule specified in the admission offer letter. It is student’s responsibility to ensure the sufficient fund availability in the respective A/c to avoid cheque bounce. In case, if the installment cheque gets bounced, candidate is liable to pay the applicable bounce charges.
  • Pre enrolment fee of Rs.4500 is refundable, only in case of rejection from selection team.

The Admissions Committee reviews and accepts applications of suitable candidates. As soon as the application dates are posted on website, participants may apply.

Steps for Applying

  • Initiate the process by paying Pre-enrolment fee of Rs. 5500/- via. Online OR by cheque/ demand draft drawn in favor of “BSE Institute Ltd”, payable at Mumbai.
  • Fill in the application form with all the required details. (Refer the website to download the application form)
  • Submit the application form along with duly attested photocopies of all semester graduation mark sheets & work experience documents (if required)
  • Candidates sending their application form & photocopies of all semester graduation mark sheets via. Courier, will have to post on following address:
    Admissions In-Charge - PGP Online Courses,
    BSE Institute Limited, 18th & 19th Floor,
    P. J. Towers,Dalal Street,
    Mumbai - 400 001.
  • The selection committee reviews the application & carefully evaluates all the documents on the basis of the required criteria’s.
  • The applicant is then subjected to 2 rounds of discussion, one with BSE Institute & other with IIT Patna selection team.
  • On successful evaluation, shortlisted candidates will be updated on their application status.

Note: Registration is open. Course commencement is subjected to minimum class size of 30 students.

Refund Policy

  • All fees are non-refundable.
  • Pre enrolment fee of Rs. 4500/- will not be refunded, if the candidate is offered admission for the program and he/she does not join before the date mentioned in the offer letter.
  • The selection offer letter is meant for a particular batch. Neither the offer for admission nor the initial amount is transferable to any other program or batch.

Proforma Certificate

After successful course completion, the participant is awarded with dual certification from BSE Institute & IIT Patna.