India, 15th May, 2018: Krupanidhi Group of Institutions announced the admission of India’s first Healthcare Analytics course.
The institute offers 2 years full-time Postgraduate PGDM
In healthcare sector, there is an abundance of medical, insurance and manufacturing data that have become available in various organizations. This data could be an enabling resource for deriving insights for improving care delivery in hospitals, reducing the waste in pharma, improve the efficiency in storage, understand the future directions in insurance areas. The programme covers various algorithms and systems for big data analytics which helps in Identifying issues, trends and opportunities to improve efficiency and quality as well as general departmental concerns.
Through this course students learn to analyze and effectively present data to key stakeholders regarding financial and clinical outcomes, supporting a decision process, which is strengthened by data analytics. This includes leading management, regulators, staff through the analytic process, translating analytic insight into business value and ongoing management capabilities. Students will learn a lot on business analytics using tools such as Excel-MS Tools, IBM, BI Tools, Big Data, Data Mining, Concepts of Hadoop, Spark, Flink, CleverInsight.
The graduate aspirants who have appeared for CAT, XAT, MAT, GMAT or CMAT and have submitted the photocopy of score card along with filled application form are eligible to join the curriculum this year. In addition to the aforementioned criteria the candidate should have graduated from statutory/recognized University with a minimum of 50% marks in aggregate. Candidates who have passed a 3-year Bachelor/2-year Masters degree through Correspondence/Open University system from any university recognized by law are exempted from 10+2 pattern. This year the batch commences in the Second week of August 2018 which will consist of six trimisters.
Aspirants who are planning to apply can do so by filling up the form online for the examination. Candidates will be evaluated based on their performance at the Group Discussion & Personal Interview which will be conducted in Kolkata, Bangalore, Delhi, Mumbai, Pune, Chennai and Hyderabad. The last date for online application is 30th June 2018.
Dr. Sam Paul, Director, Krupanidhi
As a graduate of the program, one could obtain an administrative, management, or executive position in any of the several healthcare-related organizations. Opportunities exist in government, regulatory and public health agencies also.Prominent hospitals, IT solution companies, Pharma manufacturers, Insurance companies and laboratories employ Healthcare Analytics professionals. Salaries can be at par with IT opportunities, for graduating students. Students can find opportunities in International markets also. Students can get jobs in the areas such as: Operation, Finance, Manufacturing, Sales & Marketing, Decision Support, Clinical Data as well as in Data Quality Analytics. Since this course focuses on bleeding edge technologies, a student can try to get jobs in other traditional verticals such as Banking, Telecom, Retail apart from the life sciences.
Students doing this course can analyse situations like: how to improve the bed occupancy ratio, reduce inventory, improve manufacturing operations, sales and marketing analytics, HR Analytics, CRM Analytics, Supply Chain Analytics,etc.
Students will do a project from day one till the end of the two year programme. In between the student will go to a company to do an intern project in India. Students will go to a US University for 2 weeks to expose themsleves into the international and US market.