The programme is designed on a schedule that minimises the disruption of work and personal pursuits. The programme is a combination of classroom and Technology aided learning platform. Participants will typically be on campus for a 5-day schedule of classroom learning every alternate month for 12 months, which would ideally be planned to include a weekend. (on Best effort basis)
In the month of no classroom connect, the classes will be conducted over a technology-aided learning platform.
AMPBA is a rigorous and challenging programme. The schedule will include full days of teaching and evenings will be used for guest lectures, projects, and group work. Participants will be required to stay on campus during those classroom days.
Months Blended Programme
Live Project from the Industry
Avg Work Exp of the class in years
Peer learning from experienced fellow participants who are ready to make an impact in the Business Analytics domain and grow together. Graduated participants will join an eminent group of Business Analytics alumni (1100+) working in the industry as Data Scientists, heads of Analytics, and even founders and CXOs.
Class profile of AMPBA Class of 2021 (Summer)
No. AMPBA is a hybrid learning programme. (Classroom-based + Technology aided learning). All core terms are taught face-to-face which construes 60% and above contact hours.
All classes for the programme are held in either of the campuses (Hyderabad or Mohali).
Indian regulations do not allow independent institutions to grant a master’s degree.
You will receive a Certificate along with the relevant transcript in Advanced Management Programme in Business Analytics.
The total number of days at ISB campus for the duration of the programme will be approximately 18 working days (excluding travel days and Saturday , Sundays in the On Campus Month).
We anticipate participants having to spend 12-14 hours per week on an average. However, depending on the learnability of the individual one may have to increase the commitment level.
Once you are admitted, we will have preterm online courses in areas of accounting, statistics etc to help you gear up for the programme. It is advisable to refresh your knowledge of basic mathematics, statistics and MS Office before the preparatory courses begin.
The course materials as prepared by faculty in terms of pre-reads, links to important websites and related literature and list of books will be made available to you in advance so you have ample time to prepare and complete the pre-course assignments.
The materials will be uploaded on the Learning Management System (LMS) portal, or handed to you in person when you are on campus.
You can post your queries on the discussion board in the LMS or the academic team from the School will resolve your query. If needed, we can have someone connect you to clarify the doubts.
Of course, your course mates can also respond to your query making the learning collaborative
We expect the average work experience of the class to be around 4-6 years; this means that there will be participants with more than 6 years of experience and participants with less than 4 years of work experience. Since the selection is relative, applicants with lesser work experience compete with more experienced applicants. Therefore the lesser work experience needs to be compensated by a higher quality work experience or academic excellence.
No. We do not have a mandatory requirement to take the above tests. However, if you have valid scores from any of the above tests, please submit the scores along with your application and we will consider the same in our admission decision process. These tests are considered only an exemption to the ISB online test conducted as per the admission schedule.
We do not encourage deferrals. In exceptional circumstances deferral may be granted upon submission of documentary proof supporting your reasons for deferral. A non-refundable deferral fee needs to be paid, in addition to the admission fee, to secure your place for the next class. The deferral fee is adjusted in your programme fee when you join the programme. Please note that the programme fee applicable to the year of joining the programme will apply.
Deferral is granted for a maximum of one year beyond which you will need to reapply.
In such a scenario you will have to reapply to the next academic year.
We strive to process your application as soon as we receive the same and revert to you in 30 to 45 days.
Yes. Interviews give us an opportunity to hear about your experiences first hand and make a qualified judgment. Interviews will be held in person or via teleconference or video conference facilities.
No. The admission fee is non-refundable.
Yes, we have a tie-up with multiple financial institutions to avail education loans. Details are share along with the admission offer to the selected students.
It depends on the timing of your decision. The refund is governed by the refund policy prevailing at that time. Please check the refund policy section for details.
No, you do not have to be financially sponsored by your firm to be eligible for the programme.
No, the programme does not provide a campus placement service.
Participants have company support, at least by way of time off from work to attend the programme and therefore respecting the employer’s support, ISB does not feel it is appropriate to offer placement services.