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Master the full functionality of Microsoft Excel and working knowledge of SQL and become a certified Business Analyst. This Business Analytics certification course teaches you the basic concepts of data analysis and statistics to help data-driven decision-making. This program introduces you to Data Visualization tools Tableau and Power BI and delves into the statistical concepts that will help you derive insights from data and present your findings through intuitive and executive-level dashboards.

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  • Understanding the Excel Interface
  • Slicing and Dicing Data
  • Complex Functions
  • Cell Referencing and Text Functions
  • Creating and Formatting Charts
  • Creating a Pivot Table
  • Analysing Data in a Pivot Table
  • VLOOKUP - Linking Data from multiple files and tables
  • Research the domain
  • Interview the internal & external clients
  • Different frameworks such as SPIN, 5Ws
  • Documentation
  • Business Model Canvas
  • Issue Tree Framework
  • Specialised Frameworks
  • 4Ps Framework
  • 5C Framework
  • Five Patterns of Insights
  • Analysis Approach
  • Insights Demonstration
  • Pyramid Principle
  • Logical Flows and Usage of Words
  • Visualisation of Quantitative Data
  • Visualisation of Qualitative Variables
  • Visual Design Principles and Storyboarding
  • Getting Started with Tableau/Power BI
  • Charts
  • Plots
  • Hierarchies
  • Grouping and Tree-Maps
  • Dashboards creation
  • Storytelling
  • Inferential Statistics
  • Hypothesis testing
  • Data Sourcing
  • Data Cleaning
  • Univariate Analysis
  • Bivariate Analysis
  • Derived Metrics
  • Database Design and Data Warehouse
  • Data Modelling
  • SQL Querying
  • Joins and Set Operations
  • Business Problem-solving using Data modelling
  • Linear Regression
  • Clustering
  • Classification
  • Logistic Regression
  • Decision Trees

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Business Analytics is one of the most in-demand job roles for all companies today. There are over 20,000+ job openings for various roles in the field of Business Analytics. And what recruiters really want are skills. But being a relatively new field, it’s important that you take up the Business Analytics course that is as beginner-friendly as it is industry-relevant.

That’s where upGrad Campus’s Business Analytics certification course comes in. Curated specifically for college students and freshers, this course will have you visualizing data in no time. Get hands-on practice in Power BI, Tableau, Structured Query Language (SQL), Excel and various other Business Analysis tools from scratch.

This course also sets your foundation in Predictive Analysis, Data Storytelling and Business Problem Solving to help you get industry-ready.

A love for data and solving business problems is the first set of criteria to take up our Business Analytics certification. The entire program is designed for beginners, and covers everything starting from the very basics, including basics of Data Analysis, Data Statistics and Data Visualization tools.

It is a course well-suited for beginners from all fields!

There are two ways to apply for the Business Analytics Certification course at upGrad Campus.

  • If you have any queries regarding the program, you can click on the Talk To Our Learning Consultants button on the website. Our Learning Consultants will reach out to you and will counsel you accordingly. Further, you can pay the admissions fee and block your seat to enroll in the program.
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Our Certification Program will help you become a certified Business Analyst, Associate Consultant, Associate Analyst Manager and more. Due to the vast nature of this field, our course will also help you branch out comfortably into any other role of your preference.

Business Analytics is a vast field with a lot of new concepts to learn. In order to master the various concepts and tools, we recommend our learners to spend at least 3 hours on a daily basis. However, since we have recorded sessions included with your course, you can choose how and when you want to study.

Apart from this, every weekend, we conduct 2 hours of Live sessions and 2 hours of Doubt clearing sessions. Live sessions are conducted with Subject Matter Experts who will explain the concepts in detail, and during doubt clearing sessions, you can directly ask your queries to Teaching Assistants.

Keeping your college workload in mind, the Live classes to learn Business Analytics are scheduled every Saturday, Sunday from 7 pm to 9 pm.

To give the correct guidance, this course covers multiple projects that give you hands-on experience. These projects include a Data storytelling project, an SQL project where you will recommend movies to RSVP and Predictive Analysis project, to name a few. Each of these projects is based on a real-world scenario.These projects will be Live and will give you the opportunity to apply your skills as you take your first step into the industry

Due to the nature of your Business Analytics training, you will require a laptop to complete your projects.

The learning content will be available to access for 3 years post completion of your course.

At the start of the Business Analytics certification course, you will be assigned a mentor. The role of your mentor is to help you through your course and assess your progress along the way. Mentors are there to guide you through any queries or issues you may have during the course.

In addition, you will also be guided by Subject Matter Experts who will conduct the Live sessions and by Teaching Assistants who will help resolve your doubts.

We provide an extensive range of resources for you to dip into. Every weekend, you will have doubt clearing sessions, where you can get answers to your queries in a one-on-one manner from Teaching Assistants and Subject Matter Experts. Furthermore, you can also connect with other students in the forum and get any peer support you need.

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Which is the best certification course for business analyst? ›

Top 10 Best Business Analyst Certifications
  • IIBA Certification in Business Data Analysis (CBDA) ...
  • IQBBA Certified Foundation Level Business Analyst (CFLBA) ...
  • PMI Professional in Business Analysis (PBA) ...
  • Certified Professional for Requirements Engineering (CPRE) ...
  • HBS Online Business Analytics Programme.
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Which college is best for business analyst? ›

IIM Bangalore, IIM Ahmedabad, XLRI Jamshedpur, NMIMS University, IIM Ranchi, KIIT School of Management, etc. offer business analyst courses in India.

Is it worth getting a business analyst certification? ›

Business analysis is a lucrative and in-demand career field. Business analysts' reports are central to organizational decision-making — and their salaries reflect their value.

How long does it take to become a certified business analyst? ›

Applying for the CBAP® requires 5 years (7,500 hours) of business analysis experience, as defined by the BABOK® Guide. You must also demonstrate 900 hours of experience across at least 4 of the 6 knowledge areas.

What is the highest paid business analyst? ›

The highest-paid business analyst job is a lead business analyst. Lead Business Analysts earn an average salary of $107,171, which is $ 51.52 hourly.

Is business analyst a high paying job? ›

What is the highest salary offered as Business Analyst? Highest reported salary offered as Business Analyst is ₹59lakhs. The top 10% of employees earn more than ₹23lakhs per year. The top 1% earn more than a whopping ₹40lakhs per year.

How much does a business analyst course cost? ›

Business analytics certificates on average cost around Rs 25,000 and master courses cost around Rs 4,00,000.

Is business analyst a lot of math? ›

Contrary to popular belief, business analytics does not involve extensive coding, math, or knowledge of computer science. It's a great career fit for those who enjoy solving complex problems and offering practical conclusions based on real business data.

Is business analyst hard to study? ›

Business analysis is a varied and demanding career which utilises many skills including problem solving, relationship management and time management. It can be very satisfying but is NOT an easy ride.

What qualifications do I need to be a business analyst? ›

You'll need:
  • business management skills.
  • analytical thinking skills.
  • knowledge of teaching and the ability to design courses.
  • to be flexible and open to change.
  • the ability to use your initiative.
  • customer service skills.
  • the ability to work well with others.
  • excellent verbal communication skills.

How do I become a business analyst for beginners? ›

How to become a business analyst
  1. Sharpen your business analyst skills. Here are some skills you'll typically want to have as a business analyst. ...
  2. Take a course. ...
  3. Earn a business analyst certification. ...
  4. Consider a degree. ...
  5. Start with an entry-level role.
Jan 25, 2023

Is business analyst a stressful job? ›

Yes, being a business analyst is a stressful job.

This is because their role is involved with looking at huge amounts of data, synthesizing it, and using that information to help their company make decisions. This can be stressful as a wrong analysis can have massive repercussions.

Does business analyst require coding? ›

While the ability to program is helpful for a career in analytics, being able to write code isn't necessarily required to work as an analytics professional. Apart from the above languages, statistical software such as SPSS, SAS, Sage, Mathematica, and even Excel can be used when managing and analyzing data.

Can I become a business analyst without a degree? ›

Typically, obtaining a bachelor's degree is the initial requirement to work as an entry-level business analyst. You might need to finish an advanced degree to pursue a career in business analytics at the management level or even higher.

Is business analyst a 9 5 job? ›

Most business analysts work normally 9 to 5, they are not expected to be on call or away on the weekends, seldom are they asked to stay past office hours. This is impressive considering the median salary of $94,000 and the top 10% earn upwards of $150,000.

How difficult is the CBAP exam? ›

CBAP exam is one of the most sought-after certifications for Business Analysts, who have several years of experience and wish to validate that experience and knowledge base. CBAP exam is neither hard nor easy according to the exam takers, and industry experts. CBAP certification exam consists of 150 MCQ-based problems.

Can business analyst make 100k? ›

Yes, you can make $100,000 per year as a business analyst.

The chances of earning over $100k for a business analyst are actually pretty good because the highest-paid business analyst positions typically pay at least $106,000 per year. The average annual salary is $80,312 for business analyst jobs.

Can a business analyst work from home? ›

They can work full-time, part-time, freelance, or as independent contractors across a variety of career fields. And, because much of the business analyst role includes data analysis and visualization (think: crunching numbers and creating graphs and pie charts), in many cases, their work can be done remotely.

Do business analysts make 6 figures? ›

And on Salary Expert, the average business analyst salary is listed at 96,000. That puts business analysts with only a few years of experience within spitting distance of the six-figure club. Salaries for experienced business analysts can go much, much higher.

Is business analyst an IT job? ›

A business analyst role is not an IT job unless a business analyst chooses to specialize in the information technology industry. The title would then be an IT business analyst.

What is the salary of business analyst after 2 years experience? ›

Business Analyst salary in India with less than 1 year of experience to 9 years ranges from ₹ 2.7 Lakhs to ₹ 15.5 Lakhs with an average annual salary of ₹ 6.9 Lakhs based on 67.2k latest salaries.

What is the next position after business analyst? ›

Business analysts typically start their careers in entry-level positions such as business analyst trainees or business analyst associates. With experience, they may advance to positions such as senior business analyst or business process improvement manager.

What is your salary as a business analyst? ›

So, an entry-level business analyst can earn somewhere between ₹350,000 p.a. to ₹400,000. A business analyst with 5–10 years of experience can earn up to ₹900,000 p.a. Once a professional has an experience of more than 10 years, then the salary may increase to over ₹1,500,000 p.a.

Can I learn business analytics on my own? ›

Even if you are a working professional, you can easily enroll in online courses and learn the concepts of business analytics. An online learning experience also comes with the following benefits: Learning at your own pace. Opportunity to connect with peers globally.

What does a entry level business analyst do? ›

What Does an Entry-Level Business Analyst Do? Entry-level business analysts, or junior business analysts, support the collection and analysis of data for a business or organization, providing better solutions, technology integration, or systems improvements.

Can a non IT person learn business analyst? ›

We discussed four key skills for an entry level business analyst and evaluated them with the perspective of a non-IT professional. These skills are not related to programming, but take a bit of time to acquire. So, it is completely feasible and possible for a non-IT professional to become a business analyst.

What skills are needed for entry level business analyst? ›

Top Business Analyst Skills
  • Understanding the Business Objective. ...
  • Analytical and Critical Thinking. ...
  • Communication and Interpersonal Skills. ...
  • Negotiation and Cost-Benefit Analysis. ...
  • Decision-Making Skills. ...
  • Programming Languages. ...
  • Creation of Reports and Dashboards. ...
  • Database and SQL.
Jan 8, 2023

Do business analysts use calculus? ›

Business analysts may not need to know multivariable calculus or linear algebra, but they need to know applied statistics. Applied statistics uses statistical methods and tools such as R and Python to interpret data and solve real-world data analysis questions.

Can you be an analyst if you are not great at math? ›

While data analysts need to be good with numbers, and a foundational knowledge of Math and Statistics can be helpful, much of data analysis is just following a set of logical steps. As such, people can succeed in this domain without much mathematical knowledge.

Is business analytics hard skill? ›

In short, the hard skills a business analyst needs are data analysis, computer and software fluency, and documentation. More specifically, BAs must know how to use Microsoft Excel and Tableau, know technical terminology, code in SQL, and code in Python & R.

Is there any exam for business analyst? ›

IIBA Entry Certificate in Business Analysis (ECBA)

Once you complete that, you can take the exam, which does cost a fee, and earn your certification. If you plan to eventually become an IIBA Certified Business Analysis Professional (CBAP), this is also the first step of your certificate.

Is business analyst a fun job? ›

How enjoyable is a business analyst's work environment? As a whole, business analysts rated their enjoyment of their work environment 3.4/5. A solid majority of business analysts enjoy their work environment, probably contributing to overall higher satisfaction with working as a business analyst.

How many hours a day does a business analyst work? ›

Most business analysts work in corporate offices. They may be required to travel to other local, regional or international facilities, and attend off-site conferences and meetings. Business analysts typically work a standard a 40-hour week, but flexible hours and overtime may be sometimes be required.

What does a business analyst do daily? ›

A typical day for a Business Analyst

However, a typical day will consist of managing and attending team meetings, project planning, user story refinement, documentation management, and communicating proposed solutions to stakeholders based on the analysis you have undertaken.

What are the cons in being a business analyst? ›

Business Analyst Cons
  • Long hours. A business analyst position can be stressful. ...
  • Lots of deadlines. Business analysts have tight deadlines because they work on projects with quick turnaround times. ...
  • High level of responsibility. A business analyst works at the core of business operations.
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Is Excel required for business analyst? ›

Although those working in this field rely on many tools, platforms, and applications to handle data, one constant that nearly every Business Analyst uses is Excel. It's essential for Business Analysts to be adept at creating, formatting, and manipulating spreadsheets.

Do you need SQL to be a business analyst? ›

With big data and relational databases being the new norm for most companies, SQL knowledge is a prerequisite for almost any business analyst job.

Do you need Python as a business analyst? ›

BI and dashboards (Descriptive analytics)

Data analysts often use Python to describe and categorize the data that currently exists. They engage in exploratory data analysis, which includes profiling the data, visualizing results, and creating observations to shape the next steps in the analysis.

Which is better IIBA or PMI? ›

PMI-PBA is for business analysts who work on projects and programs and have project management experience in their career, where as in contrast, IIBA® looks at Business Analysis in a much broader prospective and covers activities that exceeds project and program and applies to the entire organisational involvement/ ...

Is CBAP certification tough? ›

The CBAP test is difficult to pass, but with the appropriate preparation and study strategy, you can easily pass it. The questions are based on applying the BABOK rather than memorizing BABOK subjects. A step-by-step CBAP preparation approach is recommended: Set a deadline for the exam.

Is IIBA exam hard? ›

Exams like CCBA and CBAP have questions that are lengthy and complex. Time management is the key skill to cracking the IIBA certification exams. There have been cases where people have struggled to complete the exam.

How much does PMI certification cost? ›

PMP exam costs $405 for members of PMI and $555 for non-members. In many companies, employees are offered the opportunity to earn professional certifications and education benefits. PMP certification costs INR 23,459 in India for PMI members and INR 42,863 for non-members.

How hard is PMI certification? ›

The PMP exam is known for being hard, but PMI doesn't disclose specific statistics about the passing score or failure rate. Some project expert surveys estimate the failure rate at around 40-50%, meaning only about half of the first-time test takers pass the PMP exam.

What is the failure rate of CBAP? ›

For us, it is about 5%. We even hear participants who do not succeed even in 2nd attempt. How do we achieve a success rate 500% better than the industry average? We are with you till you succeed in CBAP.

What is the cost of CBAP exam? ›

Application and Exam Fees
Application and Exam FeesApplication Fee (non-refundable and non-transferable)Exam Fee
Member, Non-Member, Corporate MemberMember
ECBA™$45$150
CCBA®$145$250
CBAP®$145$350
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How many hours study for CBAP? ›

A. We recommend 100 hours of study time, which can be reduced if you take a class like our CBAP Certification Prep class. The time you can devote to studying will determine how long that takes. Let's say you can spend 4-5 hours a week studying, then it will take approximately 6 months of studying.

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