Batch 9

Professional Certificate Programme in Advanced Data Analytics for Managers

Drive data-driven decision-making and innovation in your organisation

  • Executive Alumni Status
  • Low-cost EMI Options Available
Work Experience

Application Deadline: June 27, 2024

Programme Overview

Drive data-driven decision-making and transform your business with advanced data analytics skill

In today's data-driven world, managers need to be able to effectively use data to make informed decisions and drive innovation. The Professional Certificate Programme in Advanced Data Analytics for Managers at IIM Kozhikode is a comprehensive and industry-relevant programme that equips managers with the skills and knowledge they need to succeed in this new era of business.

Who is this Programme for?

  • This programme is best suited for mid to senior-level professionals seeking to gain cutting-edge analytical skills to establish a career in Business data Analytics and Data Science.

  • Professionals looking to develop a data-driven decision making approach and the ability to leverage analytics for business growth and scale will also benefit from the programme.

Eligibility: Graduate (10+2+3) or Diploma holders (Only 10+2+3) from a recognized University with minimum 01 Year of experience (after graduation) as on March 30, 2024.

Programme Highlights


10-month immersive and interactive programme


Learn through Lectures, Assignments and Case Studies


Peer-to-peer Networking


Taught by distinguished IIM Kozhikode faculty


Comprehensive Capstone Project


Lifelong Executive Alumni Status


  • The programme highlights presented above are approximate, and subject to change depending on the availability and expertise of the teaching faculty, as well as the programme's desired outcomes.

  • The primary mode of learning for this programme is via live online sessions with faculty members. Post session video recordings will be made available, at the discretion of faculty members.

Programme Modules


  • Modules/ topics are indicative only, and the suggested time and sequence may be dropped/ modified/ adapted to fit the participant profile & programme hours.

  • The primary mode of learning for this programme is via live online sessions with faculty members. Post session video recordings will be made available, at the discretion of faculty member.

Tools Covered


  • All product and company names mentioned in this material are trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective holders. Their use does not imply any affiliation with or endorsement by them.

  • The tools showcased in this material will be taught through pre-recorded demo videos.

  • Please note that the fee does not cover any payments required for certifications offered by the tools or tool subscriptions.

  • These sessions are optional and will not be factored into your final evaluation.

Real-world Case Studies


Data Science at Target by Srikant M. Datar, Caitlin N. Bowler (Harvard Business Publishing)

Exploring the technological and organisational challenges of a retail giant and trade-offs considered to develop it into a data science organisation.


Predicting Earnings Manipulation by Indian Firms Using Machine Learning Algorithms by Dinesh Kumar Unnikrishnan, Tousif Ahmed Inayath Syed, Suresh Ganeshan (Harvard Business Publishing)

Using machine learning algorithms instead of traditional models such as Beneish model for better accuracy in Predicting Earnings Manipulation by Indian Firms.


Armacord Incorporated: Combatting Money-laundering Using Data Analytics by Davit Khachatryan (Harvard Business Publishing)

Exploring predictive analytic solution, in the form of a time series model for combating money laundering.

Programme Director

Prof. Sreejesh S, PhD

Programme Director & Associate Professor, Marketing Management

Professor Sreejesh's primary research interests include marketing analytics, brand management, services marketing, and online marketing & advertising. His publications have ap...

Note: Programme Directors might change due to unavoidable circumstances, and revised details will be provided closer to programme start date.

Programme Certificate

Programme Certificate

Participants who successfully complete all evaluation components with minimum pass marks and meet the requisite 75% minimum attendance criteria will be awarded a Certificate of Completion from IIM Kozhikode. Participants who are unable to clear the evaluation criteria but have the requisite attendance will be awarded a Participation Certificate.

Note: We encourage you to attend all the live sessions and make the best out of these interactive learning experiences. Post-session video recordings will be made available, at the discretion of faculty member.

Learning Outcomes

  • Gain an in-depth understanding of data structures and data analysis to explore and visualise data for meaningful insights and identify relationships between large data sets

  • Learn to use analytical tool such as R to manipulate and analyse complex data sets and become proficient in building machine learning models using R

  • Explore text mining analysis/techniques to understand the influence of social media applications

  • Understand the nuances and applications of descriptive, predictive, and prescriptive analytics to enhance analytical skills and make real-time, data-driven business decisions

  • Gain the skills and knowledge required to manage data science and analytics teams or projects at your organisation

  • Get the managerial expertise of the tools and techniques used in Data Analytics and Machine Learning for business applications

Participant Testimonials

Course content was well curated for a manager’s need. Prof. Sreejesh is an excellent Teacher and he took immense efforts in ensuring everyone understood the lessons. The course was excellent. I do not...
Harikumar Vasudevan Nair
I personally liked the following aspects of the program, The Faculty, Professor Sreejesh's ability to teach such a difficult subject so effectively to a diverse audience from the industry is amazing a...
Kapil Chourasiya

Past Participant Profiles

Work Experience
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Top Industries & Functions
  • Infrastructure & Logistics

  • Manufacturing

  • IT & Services

  • Banking & Finance

  • Others*

  • Management

  • Operations

  • Finance & Accounting

  • Marketing & Sales

  • Others#

*Others include Healthcare & Pharmaceuticals Shipping, Retail, Media, Consulting, etc.

#Others include Customer Service, Engineering, Consulting, Legal etc.

Top Companies
  • Capgemini

  • Cisco Systems

  • Infosys

  • Johnson & Johnson

  • Oracle

  • Philips India

Past Participants of Emeritus Work at

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Note: All product and company names are trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective holders. Use of them does not imply any affiliation with or endorsement by them.

IIM Kozhikode Executive Alumni Status

On successful completion of the programme, participants will be eligible for the prestigious IIM Kozhikode Executive Alumni Status. These participants will subsequently receive the alumni registration details from IIM Kozhikode.

Note: The Executive Alumni benefits are subject to the discretion of IIM Kozhikode.

Emeritus Career Services

15 Recorded sessions and resources in the following categories (Please note: These sessions are not live):

  • Resume and Cover Letter

  • Navigating Job Search

  • Interview Preparation

  • LinkedIn Profile Optimisation

Job Placement Assistance

  • Job openings are sourced by the CS Team and virtual hiring drives are conducted for the applicants.

  • Dedicated online portal for all candidates where they can apply for jobs & track past applications.

  • Regular job postings.

Please note:

  • IIM Kozhikode or Emeritus do NOT promise or guarantee a job or progression in your current job. Career Services is only offered as a service that empowers you to manage your career proactively. Emeritus offers the Career Services mentioned here. IIM Kozhikode is NOT involved in any way and makes no commitments regarding the Career Services mentioned here.

  • Job placement assistance is focused for students with 0 to 5 yrs of experience.

  • This service is available only for Indian residents enrolled in select Emeritus programmes.

Student Loan Available

Below EMI plans are available for the Programme Fee: INR 1,96,000 + GST

Full Fee with GST

Tenure (months)


INR 2,31,280


INR 8,123


  • The above EMI's are indicative. The EMI's offered by each of the loan providers might vary from the above figures, depending upon tenure and loan amount to be disbursed.

  • Other EMI tenures available (Months): Propelld: 6/12/18/24/30/36/42/48 Eduvanz: 12/24/36/48

Why enrol in Live Online Learning?

Advanced Data Analytics for Managers

Other Data Analytics programmes (Online via recorded lectures)

All classes are delivered via LIVE ONLINE format by IIMK faculty & industry experts

Executive ALUMNI Status

PEER-TO-PEER learning through weekly interactions with other participants

Accredited institution

Dual accreditation

No accreditation

Best-in-class curriculum

Created by one of India’s premier B-School

Created by a non-accredited institution

FLEXIBLE PAYMENT options with multiple instalments

The Learning Experience

More than 300,000 professionals globally, across 200 countries, have chosen to advance their skills with Emeritus and its educational learning partners. In fact, 90 percent of the respondents of a recent survey across all our programs said that their learning outcomes were met or exceeded. All the contents of the course would be made available to students at the commencement of the course. However, to ensure the program delivers the desired learning outcomes, the students may appoint Emeritus to manage the delivery of the program in a cohort-based manner during the course period the cost of which is already included in the overall Course fee of the course.

A dedicated program support team is available 7 days a week to answer questions about the learning platform, technical issues, or anything else that may affect your learning experience.

Elevate your career with this programme!

Flexible payment options available.

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