Professional Certificate Programme in Advanced Analytics & Business Intelligence
IIM Kozhikode

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Course Duration
1 Year
Application Closure Date
Closing Soon
Commencement Date
June, 2023
Session Timings
(6:45 pm to 9:45 pm)

Programme Overview

In the face of volatility, professionals are finding opportunities to accelerate analytics and business intelligent resiliency for mapping and scaling their businesses. Strengthen your calibre in analytics and BI with a Professional Certificate Programme in Advanced Analytics & Business Intelligence at the IIM Kozhikode, designed for practitioners working in business management and other allied areas and provides essential business analytics and data science skills. The programme content is designed to upskill data-driven decision-making, with an orientation of minimum disruption to professional responsibilities. The focus will be on the practical implementation of the techniques and tools with a minimalistic technical and mathematical perspective. This career-enriching programme provides rigorous theoretical, practical and hands-on training on various data handling techniques, programming using compelling software programmes (e.g., Tableau, R and Python), statistics, machine learning, deep learning and its business applications. This programme employs a combination of hands-on live interactive classes and on-campus immersive learning to strike a balance between classroom and technology-aided instruction.

Experienced professionals leverage your career with IIM Kozhikode – Professional Certificate Programme in Advanced Management.

Programme Highlights

Certificate of Completion from IIM Kozhikode


Executive Alumni Status from IIM Kozhikode


Hands-on live interactive classes


Rigorous Pedagogy— a blend of theoretical and practical approaches


Real Life Case Studies like Harvard Business Educators


In-campus Immersion

Peer-learning & networking opportunities with industry experts

Eligibility Criteria

  • For Indian Participants- Graduates (10+2+3) or Diploma Holders (only 10+2+3) from a recognized university (UGC/AICTE/DEC/AIU/State Government/ recognized international universities) in any discipline.
  • Minimum of 1 year of work experience (after graduation) as on the programme date, i.e. technical orientation date.


  • The pedagogy for IIM Kozhikode: Professional Certificate Programme in Advanced Management has been curated to combine theoretical concepts with practical applications.
  • Participants would be introduced to multiple learning media such as case studies, exercises, simulations and classroom activities.
  • The Advanced Management Programme has a rigorous curriculum — ensuring quality pedagogic practices, innovation and business education.

Assessment & Evaluation

  • The evaluation methodology is the discretion of the faculty. The methodology includes online quizzes, case analysis, class contribution, assignments, and any other component as decided by the faculty.
  • A minimum of 75% attendance is a prerequisite for the successful completion of this programme. All participants must secure minimum passing marks in the evaluation components specified by the faculty.
  • Those who successfully complete the same and satisfy the requisite attendance criteria will be awarded a ‘Certificate of Completion.’
  • The participants who are unable to clear the evaluation criteria but have the requisite attendance will be awarded a ‘Participation Certificate.’
IIM Kozhikode – Advanced Management Programme may require participants to work on individual/group assignments and or projects. The main objective of such assignments/projects will be to help the participants apply their conceptual learning of the programme to actual organizational decision scenarios.

Syllabus Breakdown

  • Types of data and descriptive statistics 
  • Tableau environment and its understanding
  • Basic data visualisation using graphical techniques 
  • Advanced tableau implementation and dashboard
  • Understanding python environment (Jupytor notebook and google collaboratory). 
  • Basic data handling and functions
  • Advanced functions in Python
  • R studio and its environment understanding
  • R for basic data handling
  • Advanced data exploration and data handling
  • Introduction to statistics and its fundamentals
  • Inferential statistics
  • Test of hypotheses for business decisions 
  • Data exploration for advanced modelling
  • Data cleaning and other treatments
  • Examining the readiness of the data by checking assumptions
  • Data transformation for advanced modelling 
  • Cluster analysis and its applications
  • PCA for data reduction 
  • Association rule mining and recommendations system: application 
  • RFM analysis 
  • Linear regression for prediction
  • Implementing predictive algorithms for classification and regression
  • Logistic regression for classification and prediction
  • Implementing algorithms such as decision tree, KNN, Naïve Bayes, random forest, and boosting
  • Understanding deep learning for business application
  • ANN for business application
  • Applying CNN
  • Applying RNN
  • Applying univariate and multivariate time series forecasting 
  • Structural time series modelling 
  • Facebook Prophet and ensemble models.
  • Text mining for supervised learning and its applications
  • Text minding for un-supervised learning and its applications

Direct to Device

In Campus and Live Interactive

140 Hours of Learning

Project work


  • The above list is indicative and is subjected to IIM Kozhikode’s discretion.
  • The content provided in every module provides a brief summary. The detailed course handout will be provided upon request.



About IIM Kozhikode

IIM Kozhikode is ranked 5th as per the latest NIRF India Rankings 2022: Management. The Institute also made its global debut for its flagship MBA (101+ globally, 7+ in Asia) and EMBA programme (101+ globally, 15+ in Asia) in the 2020/21 QS World University Rankings. It is also ranked No.2 in the CFIs (non-Technical) category in the Atal Innovation Rankings (ARIIA 2021) released recently by the Ministry of Education, Govt. of India. IIM Kozhikode is globally accredited by EQUIS (EFMD) and AMBA (UK). Since its inception, IIM Kozhikode has successfully carved its niche in management education through a judicious blend of academics and real-world practice. The Institute continually adapts to the rapid influx of changes in the Indian business landscape by providing cutting-edge Management Development Programmes with innovative pedagogy and content to impart industry-relevant knowledge and skills to its executive education participants. Last year, IIM Kozhikode trained more than 3,400 executives through a wide gamut of programmes uniquely crafted for agile minds interested in thought-provoking questions and learning centred on business transformation and growth.

Amongst IIMs
& Public B Schools
The Week-Hansa Research Best
B School’s Survey 2022

Overall category
The Week-Hansa Research Best B Schools Survey 2022

Top B-School in India
(NIRF 2022: Management)

IIM Kozhikode sole IIM
to Feature in ARIIA 2021

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Programme Certification

  • Participants who successfully meet the evaluation criteria and satisfy the requisite attendance criteria will be awarded a ‘Certification of Completion.’
  • Participants who are unable to clear the evaluation criteria but have requisite attendance will be awarded a ‘Participation Certificate.’ 
  • “Professional Certificate Programme in Advanced Analytics & Business Intelligence” Certificate will be provided by IIM Kozhikode.

Note: All certificate images are for illustrative purposes only and may be subject to change at the discretion of IIM Kozhikode.

Programme Structure

Programme Fee
Fee Structure
Application Fees
INR 2,000/- + GST
Total Fees
(excluding Application fees)
INR 2,00,000/- + GST


Installment Pattern
Installment Pattern
Booking Amount
INR 80,000 + GST
7 days from the release of the offer letter
1st Installment
INR 60,000 + GST
2nd Installment
INR 60,000 + GST
  • Any change in any of the applicable taxes during the tenure of the programme, to be borne by the participants
  • Boarding and Lodging during campus visit provided by IIM Kozhikode
  • Application fee is not included in the installement pattern

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Projected Industry Growth

The global Business Intelligence market is expected to grow to $33.3 billion by 2025. 

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Frequently Asked Questions
What is the duration of the Professional Certificate Programme in Advanced Analytics & Business Intelligence at the IIM Kozhikode?
  • The programme is delivered over a period of 1 year, with a total of 140 hours of learning that includes 128 hours of live interactive online classroom + 12 hours of in-campus classes.
Who is this programme suitable for?
  • This programme is suitable for professionals who want to gain expertise in advanced analytics and business intelligence, such as data analysts, business analysts, data scientists, and other professionals in related fields.
  • Individuals or working professionals seeking a career in business data analytics and data science while already employed.
  • Managers seeking to enhance their analytical skills and manage analytics, data science, and machine learning projects more effectively.
  • Business analysts wishing to transition to data science or analytical roles or projects and improve their data-driven decision-making abilities.
  • Senior managers and leaders who wish to establish a data-driven culture within their organization.
  • Consultants who seek cutting-edge analytical techniques and solutions while leading client projects.
  • Entrepreneurs looking to leverage analytics and data science capabilities to scale their business and gain a competitive edge.
How is the programme delivered?
  • The programme is delivered online, through hands-on live interactive classes through an online platform and in-campus immersion. Participants will have access to learning resources such as recorded lectures, reading materials, and online discussion forums.
Who is eligible for Executive Alumni status from IIM Kozhikode?
  • Participants who have successfully completed the Professional Certificate Programme in Advanced Analytics & Business Intelligence and have been awarded a certificate of completion by the institution are eligible for Executive Alumni status.

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