Ahmedabad offers a range of long duration continuing education programmes for those who want to add new skills or get interdisciplinary education that they may missed out in their education or simply take a set our courses as part of your love for learning. Most of the courses that you will do as part of the Certificate/Diploma courses are courses on offer at the University and you will interact with host of very bright and motivated students who are enrolled at the university full time. Students who are not full time can also explore joining the programme in-class or online (please enquire if this facility is available for the programme that you desire to join). Contact [email protected] for more details.
This programme provides an introduction to Business Analytics for all students, including those with no prior analytics experience. The students will learn how data analysts describe, predict, and inform business decisions in the specific functional area of Marketing, Human Resources, Finance, and Operations. The course shall facilitate in developing basic data literacy and an analytic mindset that will help the students make strategic decisions based on data. In the final project, the students will apply their skills to interpret a real-world data set and provide appropriate business strategy recommendations.
The Financial Analysis programme is designed to enable students to hone their skills in Finance and Accounting and make them ready for path breaking careers in the industry. As an executive in the finance industry a student may be required to study and collect financial data to analyze a business’s status, provide recommendations, figure out a company’s cost of operations, compare data, establish policies that help to guide cost analysis and come up with plans of action. To be able to do this efficiently, a student will need to master the skills like problem-solving, planning, analyzing, organizing, and financial as well as technical skills. This program would help the participants to acquire fundamental financial analysis skills which will open up doors in obtaining entry level positions in the field of financial research/ relationship management/ dealing/advisory in the capital markets.
Strategic Digital Marketing
The certificate course will provide participants with strategies and framework to create a plan and implement the digital strategy to reach out to customers in an effective way by analysing the digital landscape, then moving into marketing strategy and, finally, into implementation and broader business issues. After completing the certificate programme, students will learn strategic marketing in a world of networked customers, frameworks for reaching and connecting with digital customers, design the process for planning and executing a digital marketing strategy and gather, clean and analyse social media data to understand customers behaviour.
Translation and Creative Writing
This Programme provides a combination of skills in Literary Translation, Creative Writing, and Publishing. It is curated as a combination of online courses, offline workshops, and hands-on studios to help students acquire skills as literary translators, creative writers, and publishers. Being a postgraduate credential, the Diploma targets both regular students and those with some prior experience with writing or translating and felicity with the languages they work in. This two-semester programme is delivered online, with an in-person contact session each semester.