Programme Overview

XLRI is an institution that believes in alleviating its students to newer heights in upcoming concepts and disciplines. People Analytics is one such discipline which is being reckoned as quintessential for the future of talent management. Who would have thought analytics could help with recruitments and retention along with employee management.

Taught by selected faculty from XLRI, Jamshedpur, the program has been designed to help professionals learn the basics of people analytics and learn to take up challenges like how to collect and analyze data to map talent value chain. In this course, you would be expected to choose an analytic theme relevant to your work context and ensure access to required data for analysis. The themes could be any talent related issue, concern related an HR process such as staffing, training, competence mapping etc that are relevant to your work context and cover all basic aspects of major analytic processes.

Who Can Attend

  • Professionals who want to learn People Analytics through a systematic development program
  • Professionals involved in management-level decisions on a day-to-day work basis
  • Graduates with 2-5 years of relevant work experience who want to pursue a full-time career in HR analytics
  • Final year HR postgraduate students with 2-5 years of relevant work experience

Key Benefits

  • Learn how to develop and modify various HR metrics including proprietary metrics relevant for your organization
  • To be able to make predictions about various people management decisions based on existing data or newly developed proprietary metrics
  • Become efficient in making suggestions for future people management decisions based on the analytics and ensuring optimum use of investments in human assets
  • Develop the confidence and expertise to design and implement customised people analytic projects in your organization

Curriculum

  • Evidence Based Approach
  • People Analytics Continuum
  • People Analytic Process: Designing a Project
  • Analytical Foundations of HR Measurement
  • Bringing HR and Finance together
  • Types of HR Metrics
  • Developing Proprietary Metrics for your organization/Issues faced
  • Introduction to Predictive Analytics Tools
  • Choosing Predictive Analytic Models for Quantitative Data
  • Working with Qualitative Data
  • Interpreting Predictive Analytic Results
  • Responding to HR Challenges through Prescriptive Analytics
  • Prescriptive Analytics as a Process to Influence Stakeholders
  • Contextualized Prescriptions
  • Optimization through Prescriptive Analytics
  • Illustrations of People Analytics from Staffing, Training, Performance Management, Leadership, Organizational Culture, OD interventions, Organizational Structure etc. are covered and discussed across four modules discussed above.

Program highlights

  • Designed for a participant who may not be proficient in Maths/Statistics
  • Equal emphasis on analytic process and evidence based decisions in HR context
  • Illustrations using SPSS that can handle large data sets, and thereby improving your skill in one more sophisticated statistical tool used in corporations
  • Participants are free to use any other package they are comfortable with such as SAS, Stata, R, MPlus etc or even MS Excel for analysis.

Course Delivery

Duration – 6 months

Programme Delivery:
Programme sessions will be delivered by XLRI faculties on Times Learning platform using direct to participant device (D2D) facility.

Programme Schedule:
Days of the week: Saturday – 3 hours, From 3 pm – 6 pm
Frequency (per month): 3 sessions during every month (till fifth month)
One day Analytic Coaching Workshop in small batches of six participants (during sixth month) based on a predetermined schedule.
Session start Date: 5th May 2018

Mode of Delivery:
Live lectures, case studies, analytical exercises, experiential evaluation and live project presentations & feedback in small groups

Programme Structure:
Important Dates

Application Start Date November 2018
Last Date of Registration Fee of INR 10000* January 30th, 2018
Date of 1st Installment of INR 33000* To be Announced
Inaugural Session & Regular Session To be Announced
Date of 2nd Installment INR 27000* To be Announced
* GST extra as applicable.

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Programme Fee

Installment schedule:

Registration fee 1st Installment 2nd Installment
Dates January 30th, 2018 To be Announced To be Announced
Amount INR 10000* 33000* 27000*

*GST as applicable

Course Duration

6 months

Programme start Date

February 2018

Total Programme Fees

INR 70,000 + GST (as applicable)

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