IBM Business Analytics Lab at PES University

Starting in the academic year 2015-16, PES University and IBM have agreed to launch Business Analytics programs for the students of the university using IBM Software.

IBM and PES University have collaborated to setup an IBM Business Analytics Lab in the campus to help students and faculty members enhance their skills in areas of Analytics and Big Data Management. The aim is to develop sufficient industry needed skills for manpower on critical emerging technology areas.

An innovative curriculum has been developed for the programs jointly and will be delivered by IBM designated subject matter experts and university faculty jointly. The curriculum caters to the various skill requirements of organizations across the world including Banks, Computer Services, Education, Healthcare, Insurance, Manufacturing, Retail and other industries.

IBM designated experts will be available at the university to conduct classes face-to-face to ensure that the knowledge and skills are imparted effectively. The programs bring together the current software content, real-world industry experiences, hands on lab courses and case studies for the participants. The university faculty will be able to use the IBM software in the lab for their non-commercial research interests

A joint committee has been setup between the university and IBM that will continuously monitor and update the course curriculum, content, delivery etc. The Committee will monitor and review the activities under these Programs and recommend decisions with respect to any aspect regarding the programs.

While each program participant will receive the printed course material from IBM, they will have access to various IBM online forums for additional study material and resources to interact with experts & participate in discussions.

The participants will receive certification from IBM at the completion of the course.

Experts from IBM will provide real world challenges for project experience and also mentor the students through the various phases of these projects.

Students may have the opportunity to visit IBM centers from time-to-time for live industry Experience.

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