Joint UG/PG Program with industry leader in Analytics

Integrate SAS® into your university curriculums– and create a future digital workforce.

You teach. They learn. Everyone benefits.

Why you should teach SAS®

  • Select from a variety of course topics, created by the industry's top experts. We'll help you stay aware of – and trained on – the technologies that employers are looking for the most.
  • Join an elite community of educators who become analytics experts in their own right. We'll give you the resources to get there.
  • Prepare your students for their dream careers. Many of today's top technology employers require SAS, so teaching students now means they'll be well prepared for the future.

Why your students should learn SAS®

  • Taking a class in analytics can equal student certification, opening the door to better job opportunities.
  • Analytics-based jobs – particularly data science – rose 29% last year and will continue growing.
  • Data scientists are in the No. 1 spot on Glassdoor's Best Jobs in America list.
  • Recent survey respondents reported getting a raise after earning a base programming credential from SAS – a boost of 8.5% on average.

Master's Degree & Joint Certificate Programs

Preparing the next generation of analytics professionals

Bridge the gap between the supply of and demand for analytical talent by developing a master's degree program or joint certificate program with SAS.®

SAS® for Academia and Management Schools

SAS India has partnered with different academic institutions including premier Business Schools, to deliver education in Business Analytics. SAS delivers it through several joint models depending on the skill readiness of the institutions. Some of them are listed below

  • Joint Offering of Specialized Programs
  • Industry based Management Development Programs (MDPs)
  • Train the trainer programs
  • Mentoring and assistance in Business Analytics Center of Excellence

SAS India actively participates and assists in the full life cycle of education programs including skill need assessment and analysis, analytics events & seminars, participants' personalized access to videos, extended learning e-access to participants post training, course content development, marketing assistance, industry use cases, big data sets, practice vouchers for participants, certification preparation sessions etc.

Institutions Using SAS®

SAS partners with colleges and universities to integrate analytics into their curriculums.

Goa Institute of Management

Course Name: Post-Graduate Diploma In Management (Big Data Analytics)

The main objective of the program is to create future-ready, data-fluent managers, who shall be fully equipped to manage the new paradigm of data-driven decision making. The program is designed to give the students adequate understanding of different areas of management with a focus on the application of the BDA tools and techniques to solve business problems. Students will have exposure to statistical theory, data management including big data, and business intelligence systems including machine learning, artificial intelligence and deep learning and related tools, techniques and algorithms.

The programme is structured to have a 40:60 mix of business knowledge and BDA related experience. The state-of-the-art Data Science Laboratory with cloud service which will enable the students to have hands-on training on actual data sets. Apart from this core knowledge and experience required for future managers, the students shall be facilitated to develop those qualities and to internalise those values which will make them effective leaders in organisations. The programme involves extensive application of case-based learning, use of simulations, seminars, and actual hands-on training, assignments both at individual and group levels, and intensive exposure to the actual business problems through on-site industry projects.

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NMIMS - School of Science

Course Name: Certificate Program in Business Analytics (Predictive Modelling)

SVKM's NMIMS, School of Science, Mumbai in association with SAS Institute India has amalgamated to offer a Certificate Program in Business Analytics consisting of Statistical Concepts using Case Studies and Training on Predictive Modelling using Enterprise Guide and Enterprise Miner.

In business, predictive models exploit patterns found in historical and transactional data to identify risks and opportunities. Models capture relationships among many factors to allow assessment of risk or potential associated with a particular set of conditions, guiding decision making for candidate transactions. Thus, School of Science, NMIMS with SAS offers this statistical programme to train the future "data analysts/data scientist's" so as to propel India's leap in Analytics.

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Dhirubhai Ambani Institute of Information and Communication Technology

Course Name: M.Sc. in Data Science

The primary objective of the M.Sc. in Data Science program is to develop a skilled professional workforce that is prepared to address the increasing needs in the rapidly expanding area of big data analytics. The program aims to provide skills in quantitative data analysis, data mining, data modeling and prediction, data storage and management, big data processing, data visualization, programming and communication. SAS based courses/ training and many practical case studies have been integrated in the program to boost the learner confidence and market acceptability. The program also enables the students to obtain SAS global certification and the skills can be ratified and showcased through SAS international certification badges.

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Ganpat University - Centre for Management Studies and Research

Course Name: M.B.A in Business Analytics

The main objective of this program is to prepare future ready managers who are well versed in Analytics and have experience in managing current tools and techniques in vogue. The program will impart skills in programming, data integration, visual business analytics and machine learning, along with the essential communication skills. SAS courses and practical case studies have been integrated in the program to familiarize the students with workplace environment. The program also enables students to obtain SAS global certification and the skills can be ratified and showcased through SAS international certification badges.

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Adamas University

Course Name: Master of Business Administration in Business Analytics

Adamas University announced its association with SAS India for a two-year full time Master of Business Administration in Business Analytics. The program will impart skills in programming, visual business intelligence and machine learning, along with data management using Business Analytics tools as a competitive strategy for problem solving & decision making in real cases. One of the outcomes of the program is attainment of prestigious SAS global credentials via SAS certifications which comes with online badges to be showcased over the social media and professional network sites.

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Chandigarh University

Course Name: Bachelor of Business Administration in Business Analytics

Demand for Analytics talent has always been increasing. The Course and Curriculum is designed keeping in mind the industry requirements and offering the end to end knowledge, skill and competency in the major areas of analytics like Business Statistics, Predictive Modeling and Visual Statistics. SAS courses and practical case studies have been integrated in the program to familiarize the students with workplace environment. The program also enables students to obtain SAS global certification and the skills can be ratified and showcased through SAS international certification badges.

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Guru Nanak College

Course Name: Bachelor of Science in Data Analytics

Guru Nanak College with SAS has jointly launched an Under Graduate program of Bachelor of Science(B.Sc.) in Data Aalytics. The course will help in acquiring Global professional certification credentials of SAS. Data Analytics course is tailor-made to the needs of the industry that covers all major areas like programming, big data analytics, data mining, machine learning, statistics,  time series modelling, optimization and text analytics.

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Big employers have been coming to us continuously on campus and picking our good students. Knowing SAS is a big plus. Sunil S. Shirvaiker Associate Professor of Statistics Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies

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