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The Best in Experiential Learning

Virginia Tech understands and experiences the challenges in bringing together theory from the world of analytics and AI and weaving them with experiential learning to leverage opportunities in industry and government. We bring together the best of academia and industry. That is why we have partnered with one of the largest conglomerates in India – Mahindra and Mahindra.

Along with the leadership of the Mahindra Technical Academy we bring to you this unique certificate program where you will learn about data science, analytics, and AI applications in Industries with a hands-on approach. Experience this program with Professors from Virginia Tech and Global Industry Leaders.

Keeping in mind the industry requirements Virginia Tech offers a Certificate program in Business Analytics & Artificial Intelligence – a 3 month Online program from academia and industry. Classes are structured as modular, and self-paced suiting every individual need. Experts from industry and academia assist the lead faculty to bring about real time use case studies.

What you’ll learn

Data Analytics is a complex world composed of an integration of many disciplines like statistics, computer science, and business. This program enables you to learn and apply concepts from statistics, artificial intelligence, finance, marketing, and information technology to build solutions for data analytics applications in the business world. The program prepares you for jobs in the data analytics area – particularly in building and managing data analytics projects, teams and understanding the complexities involved in bringing together data, technologies, and models to address opportunities in the rapidly expanding world of data science and Artificial intelligence.

Dr. Tarun Sen, Professor Emeritus and Managing Director
Post Graduate Program in Business Analytics, Virginia Tech

He was an Associate Dean and Professor responsible for the Pamplin College of Business Graduate, MBA, and International Programs for Virginia Tech. Professor Sen now leads the Design and Development of Programs in Data Analytics for Outreach and International Affairs that are currently being offered in India and Newport News, VA.

Dr. Cyril R. Clarke, Executive Vice President and Provost of Virginia Tech
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A veterinarian, clinical pharmacologist, teacher, researcher, and academic leader, Dr. Cyril R. Clarke became the Executive Vice President and Provost of Virginia Tech in January, 2019, after serving in an interim capacity since November, 2017.

Clarke has held leadership positions in several professional organizations, including the board of directors for the Association of American Veterinary Medical Colleges and past president of the American College of Veterinary Clinical Pharmacology. He is also a past member of the National Agricultural Research, Extension, Education, and Economics Advisory Board and the AVMA Council on Education, the accrediting agency for veterinary medical education in North America.

Dr. Guru Ghosh, Vice President
Outreach and International Affairs, Virginia Tech.

Spearheads the implementation of the University’s International Education and Research Programs and oversees the University’s outreach and engagement centers in the US and abroad. Dr. Ghosh facilitates the exchange of knowledge between the university and the global community benefiting both the University and society. He leads the University’s strategic global efforts by engaging faculty and students to share the best of Virginia Tech by working alongside communities across the commonwealth and the world.