PGP in Data Science

By Praxis Business School

About the course

The course previously named PGP Business Analytics is a full-time program that aims at equipping students with the tools to enable a seamless absorption into the domain of Analytics. Praxis has got knowledge support from ICICI Bank and PricewaterhouseCoopers, providing managerial insight that allows addressing real-life situations faced by managers in areas like retail, telecom, banking, finance, insurance, and operations.

Who is the course for?

Candidates who are serious about carving a career in analytics for themselves and who wish to see themselves grow as successful Data Scientists.

Key Highlights

  • Industry support from ICICI Bank and PwC.
  • Campus placement program 
  • Scholarships for up to 10 lacs available:
    • Director's Merit List- for candidates with 85% and above in class X, XII and 75% and above in graduation
    • Foundation Scholarship- for students with an annual family income less than 4 lacs


The program is divided into three trimesters of three months each comprise classroom training on campus addressing the three pillars of Analytics.

  • Bayesian Networks
  • Data Visualization
  • Deep Learning
  • Econometrics
  • Machine Learning
  • Model Interpretation
  • Statistical Modelling
  • Text Analytics
  • Introduction to Python, R, SAS Programming
  • Application of Analytics in different fields

Eligibility & Selection Criteria


  • 60% marks in X, XII & Graduation
  • Graduation in Engineering, Statistics, Mathematics, Physics, Economics (or any other with Math as one of the subjects)

Selection Criteria:

Selection is based on Test Score, Academic Performance, Professional Qualifications, and Work Experience. Final selection is basis performance in Essay & Personal Interview.


Python, R, Spark, Excel, SQL, SAS, Hadoop, MongoDB (NOSQL), Amazon AWS (EMR / EC2), QlikView and Tableau 

course in a nutshell

Fees INR 542800 + GST
Certification type Post Graduate Program
Certified by Praxis Business School
Duration 9 Months
Teaching Mode On Campus
Location Kolkata, Bangalore, Mumbai
Apply By December 26, 2020
Batch start on January 01, 2021
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