Big Data is not just another buzzword. It is being used to good effect in several industry sectors and areas. From building Smart Cities to getting consumer insights to encouraging innovation in Marketing and Sales, its influence can be felt across domains. The impact is only going to grow in the future, which makes it almost imperative for managers and corporate leaders to equip themselves with basic skills in Big Data.
With this objective, FORE School of Management, New Delhi launched a certificate program in Big Data Analytics for Business & Management. Designed to cover three crucial aspects - Analytics, Hadoop-Eco System, and Deep Learning and AI - of Big Data, the program is suited for executives from public and private sectors, academicians, data scientists and developers, and anyone interested in the field and wanting to get an edge in their career.
Headed by Professor Ashok Kumar Harnal, Program Director, and Professor Kemal Oflus, Professor, University of California, Riverside, the project-oriented program offers students all the necessary tools and utilizes universal open source technologies. Participants of the program get Virtual Machines at the very beginning, which ensures a seamless and convenient learning process.
Practice-based pedagogy is at the heart of the learning during the program. At the end of each day, students execute a code that’s explained in the classroom. It gives learners firsthand experience of working in the field. As a result, at the end of the six-month course held over weekends, students get crucial understanding of Big Data Analytics and gain valuable insights and experience. The robust learning prepares them for the dynamic challenges in their professional journeys.
FORE School of Management has been designing, developing and conducting innovative Executive Education (EE)/ Management Development Programmes (MDPs) for working executives in India for over three decades.