Executive MBA in Business Analytics

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Program Description

Earn your European MBA through Interactive and flexible online classes. An ideal program for working executives around the world.

A critical review of global organizations that succeeded their peers in the competitive environment has a great deal to do with what they did with their customer and organizational data. With the advent of big data, businesses require managers who can at a rapid pace analyse the available data in very quick time. An Executive MBA in Business Analytics will go a long way in securing a good career progression for the learner, since with the arrival of Artificial Intelligence and Big Data, the next decade and beyond are going to see a surge in the demand of Business Data Analysts, with a number of conventional modern jobs becoming redundant in the near future. For busy working professionals across the globe, this MBA in Business Analytics can be pursued online, as distance learning or part-time.

What is going to set organizations apart is their ability to have systems in place to capture all business-relevant data, and at the same time have individuals who can transform data to information/knowledge that the business functions can use for quicker decision making. The ability to excel with data is not rocket science, but an amalgamation of one’s number-crunching ability, with functional expertise in one/all areas of the business, the knowledge of some basic tools and statistical concepts that enable quicker processing of data is going to be the key to business success. Know more about an exciting career by leveraging your inherent skills for being competitive in the new-age world of analytics-driven decision making. Our Executive MBA (EMBA) in Business Analytics course will show you the best path for your career growth.

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Aim

  • Critically look at data and the opportunities that they provide for organizational decision making.
  • Learners will be able to understand important models of data mining, statistical analysis, and project management.
  • Understand how to solve real business problems by leveraging data.
  • Critically look at the interplay of analytics, businesses and information technology to drive competitive advantage.
  • Be able to improve corporate efficiency with the help of analytics in marketing, HR, operations, supply chain, and all other business functions.
  • Be able to critically evaluate, synthesise and solve complex business problems.

Modules

  • International Human Resource Management
  • Operations Management
  • Strategic Change Management
  • International Marketing Management
  • Introduction to Analytics for Business
  • Application of Analytics in Business
  • Dissertation (Research Project)

Admission Requirements

Applicants must have attained the following qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree from a recognised University.
  • English Proficiency equivalent to IELTS 5.5 and above.
  • Minimum 20 years of age.
  • Minimum 2 years of work experience preferred.

Documents Required for Application:

  • Duly Filled Application form.
  • Academic documents.
  • A Curriculum Vitae.
  • A copy of your passport.
  • A photograph.
  • Statement of purpose.

Progression

Completing an EMBA degree opens the doors for a series of career opportunities. Here is a list of the most common careers Management graduates pursue:

Career Progression:

Recent survey reports predict nearly 7 in 10 employers (69%) reporting that their companies plan to place recent MBA and business master’s graduates in data analytics roles in 2017. The surge of social media and the user data generated from it calls for analytical and management skills to be competitive across industries, across markets, across continents.

Professional Progression:

  • Business Analysts Managers
  • Business Analysts Unit Heads
  • CIOs

The career opportunities in business analytics are practically endless.

Academic Progression:

A scholar holding an Executive MBA (E-MBA) with a concentration in Business Analytics degree is always at a strategic advantage of his career to progress onto Doctorate degree: DBA or PhD in Business Analytics (Level 8) of academic career path, provided learner has displayed excellence in academic performance at Executive MBA (EMBA) level.

About the University

Guglielmo Marconi is a world-class Italian university promoting the use of innovative learning methodologies and an approach based on the development of interdisciplinary knowledge, skills and competencies with a particular emphasis on the global perspective. Its diverse community has presented a total number of 16000 students enrolled in graduate and postgraduate programs, 300 faculty members and an academic advising team made of more than 200 experts. The University Headquarter is situated in the heart of Rome, near the Vatican City, but the numerous regional and international branches allow both domestic and overseas students to take their final exam and present their thesis/dissertation without leaving their own country or state. Guglielmo Marconi University is also an ENIC-NARIC approved university.

Triple Certification

Learners pursuing their GMU MBA through Eaton Business School earns three distinct international certifications within one program.

  • Executive MBA from Guglielmo Marconi University, Italy.
  • Post Graduate Advanced Diploma from CIQ, UK.
  • Certified Manager – CMI, UK.

Guglielmo Marconi University

Università Degli Studi Guglielmo Marconi internationally referred to as Guglielmo Marconi University, is the first Italian Open University recognized by the Italian Ministry of Education, University and Research (MIUR).

Guglielmo Marconi University (GMU) promotes the use of innovative learning methodologies and an approach based on the development of interdisciplinary knowledge, skills and competencies with a particular emphasis on the global perspective. It’s diverse community presently has a total number of 16000 students enrolled in graduate and postgraduate programs, 300 faculty members and an academic advising team made of more than 200 experts. The University Headquarter is situated in the heart of Rome, near the Vatican City, but the numerous regional and international branches allow both domestic and overseas students to take their final exam and present their thesis/dissertation without leaving their own country or state. Guglielmo Marconi University is approved under SAQA and ENIC-NARIC.

The learners of EBS is awarded the International or Executive MBA in their chosen specialization. The MBA is equivalent to the European Qualification Framework (EQF) Level 7 and rewards the learner with 60 ECTS (European Credit Transfer System).

CIQ

Cambridge International Qualifications (CIQ), UK is a professional awarding body based in the United Kingdom. CIQ is founded on the vision of helping individual learners and employers in attaining quality accredited awards. With centres across the Middle East, Europe and the African region, CIQ is a proud certification partner for more than 100 organizations and has a progression pathway with some of the leading universities across the world. CIQ also designs customized program on leading industry topics and facilitates their certification programs through its channel partners across the world.

The learners of EBS is awarded the Post Graduate Advanced Diploma in their chosen specialization and earns 120 CIQ credits. These credits can directly be transferred towards the final dissertation stage of the MBA from GMU.

Chartered Management Institute (CMI)

Chartered Management Institute is the only chartered professional body dedicated to promoting the highest standards in management and leadership excellence. Over 100,000 managers use CMI unique services on a daily basis. Organizations like Jaguar, Landrover, Royal Bank of Scotland, Fujitsu, Allianz, Silverstone, Royal Air Force, London South Bank and Royal College of Physicians use Chartered Management Institute certifications for certifying their professionals.

The learners of EBS is awarded the Certified Manager Status from CMI. The Post Graduate Advanced Diploma from CIQ is uniquely mapped to the Certified Manager course saving the learner time, effort and money. The learner is also extended a 1-year free affiliate membership to the CMI giving the learners access to the professional networks and library.

Last updated Nov 2020

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