About Business Analyst Certification

  • What are the benefits of a business analyst course endorsed by IIBA?

    IIBA is the world's leading professional association that develops and maintains standards for the practice of Business Analysis. The program learning is aligned with the standards of IIBA® BABOK V3, which will prepare to ace the ECBA, CCBA, and CBAP exams. You will obtain 25 IIBA CDUs after completion of this business analysis course.

  • What all is covered as part of the Capstone project in this Business Analyst Course?

    The Business Analyst Capstone project provides high-touch mentoring sessions with expert industry trainers for 8 hours over a span of 4 weeks. This will enhance your Business Analysis skills with hands-on and industry-relevant projects while bringing together every course into one portfolio. The learner will get the option to choose from the following three industries to work on in their Capstone project:

    • Hospitality: Learners will create a restaurant management system for a globally well-known Michelin-star restaurant chain
    • Retail: Learners will create a plan to launch an “online pantry” (similar to Amazon Pantry) that delivers essential products on a daily basis
    • Banking: Learners will create a plan and capture the requirements to create a feature with which a global bank can  introduce e-Fixed deposits for all the users
       

  • What projects are included in this Business Analyst course?

    Following are the projects included as part of this Business Analyst Certificate Program:

    Project 1: Sales Performance Analysis

    Description: Build a dashboard to present monthly sales performance by product segment and product category to identify the areas that have met or exceeded their sales targets.

    Project 2: Customer Analysis

    Description: Build a dashboard that presents statistics about the customers, ranking of them by profit ratio and sales plus the profit performance by region.

    Project 3: Product Analysis

    Description: Build a dashboard that presents sales by product category over time, with the ability to drill down to the product and regional level to check if the products are correctly priced.

    Project 4: Sales Dashboard

    Description: Build a dashboard that presents metrics about products (like sales, profits, profit ratio) and the trends of statistics over time, filtering down to one or more geographic regions.

  • Who should take this online Business Analyst Certification Course?

    Business Analyst is a solid career choice for both new and experienced professionals. Aspiring professionals of any educational background with an analytical frame of mind are best suited to pursue the Business Analyst Training, including:

    • Aspiring business analysts, including recent college graduates and those looking to make a career change
    • New business analysts wanting to improve their craft
    • Other positions that are performing business analysis duties such as administrators, managers, and project leads
    • IT professionals
    • Project managers
    • Banking and finance professionals
    • Marketing managers
    • Sales professionals
    • Supply chain network managers
    • Beginners in the data analytics domain

  • What qualifications do you need to become a business analyst?

    Business Analysts requires a range of basic to intermediary abilities to pursue a course. Skills like analytical problem-solving, efficient communication, innovative thinking, and industry expertise help a learner better understand and apply the course to real-life scenarios. This Business Analyst course enables students to get accustomed to new tools for data mining, visualization, and reporting.

  • What is the market demand for a business analyst certification?

    The outlook for a business analysis career is excellent, with the demand for BAs growing every year. Companies in information technology, finance, business consulting, healthcare, government agencies, and more, look for a business analyst certification when hiring skilled BAs. Moreover, candidates with a business analyst certificate, specifically IIBA® certifications, improve their marketability, employability, and earning potential significantly.

  • How can I obtain a business analyst certification?

    You can obtain a Business Analyst certificate by attending training sessions available in the market. Simplilearn offers an excellent Business Analyst Training program. Once you complete all the courses covered in this training program, along with all of the industry projects, you will earn your business analyst certification.

  • Will I receive individual certificates for the courses covered under this business analyst certification program?

    Yes, candidates receive individual certificates for each course covered in the Business Analyst Training program. They must, however, ensure that the courses are completed and all the associated industry projects are submitted.

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Business Analyst Course Advisor

  • Bryan Campbell

    Bryan Campbell

    President at 7 C's Consulting and Agile Project and Program Manager

    Bryan Campbell is a highly respected Agile Coach and Project Manager with more than 25 years of experience managing projects, programs and PMOs around the world.  He specializes in agile transformation for enterprise, scale PMOs.

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Business Analyst Certification Learning Path

  • Course 1Online Classroom Flexi Pass

    Certified Business Analysis Professional (CBAP®)

    This CBAP training is designed to help professionals gain new skills and expertise in advanced documentation, effective planning, and the creation of business solutions. This CBAP exam preparation course aligns with the high standards set by IIBA® and will ensure continued success in the field of business analysis. Professionals with CBAP certification will be able to stay relevant to rapid changes in the IT industry and competencies in all aspects of business analysis.

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  • Course 2Online Classroom Flexi Pass

    Tableau Training

    This Tableau certification course helps you master Tableau Desktop, a world-wide utilized data visualization, reporting, and business intelligence tool. Advance your career in analytics through our Tableau training and gain job-ready skills. Tableau certification is highly regarded by companies for data-related jobs and our Tableau online course trains you to use the tool effectively for preparing data, creating interactive dashboards, adding different dimensions, and drilling into outliers.

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  • Course 3

    Data Analysis and Visualization with Python

    Grow beyond spreadsheet software for data analytics. Perform statistical analyses and create meaningful data visualizations using Python.

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  • Course 4

    Mathematical Optimization for Business Problems by IBM

    Construct optimization models to solve business problems in this IBM course. Develop expertise in various aspects of mathematical programming and utilize IBM Decision Optimization technology to build effective optimization models.

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  • Course 5

    Business Analyst Capstone

    Enhance your Business Analysis skills with a hands-on, industry-relevant capstone project in three different domains: Retail, Banking, and Hospitality; bringing together every course into one portfolio-worthy capstone.

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  • Course 6

    Harvard Business Publishing Case Studies for Business Analysis

    Learn Business Analysis concepts with help of real-world case studies authored by HBS professors and other top business school educators. These case studies will help you analyze business situations and different aspects of managerial decision-making to help you solve business problems.

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  • Master's Program Certificate

  • Electives

    Business Analyst IBM Master Class

  • Electives

    CCBA®

  • Electives

    Agile Scrum Master

  • Electives

    SQL Training

  • Electives

    Data Science with R Course

  • Electives

    Business Analytics with Excel

  • Electives

    Statistics Essentials for Data Science

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Business Analyst Course Reviews

  • Gaurav Roy

    Gaurav Roy

    Business Analyst Trainee, Kolkata

    The best part about this course was the comprehensive curriculum, topics covered and instructors who delivered these topics. It was within my budget, and I also got a new job with the help of Simplilearn's hiring services.

  • Shruti Iyer

    Shruti Iyer

    Senior Business Analyst, Pune

    The certification course helped me in preparing for the interview. Apart from the professional skills and domain knowledge, this course helped me get a business analyst position at Tech Mahindra.

  • Saurabh Indave

    Saurabh Indave

    Associate Analyst, Pune

    My overall experience was fantastic. The top features I liked about the course were the connectivity, experienced trainers, and doubt-clearing sessions. The support team was very prompt and quick. Whenever I raised a ticket, they proactively solved my issue.

  • Swadesh Bhushan

    Swadesh Bhushan

    Delivery Manager, Pune

    After completing the course, I have developed a better understanding and knowledge of the domain, which has helped me gain various value-added services with a 12% increment in my salary. I have already utilized some of the learnings from the course in my everyday roles.

  • Maulikkumar Jan

    Maulikkumar Jan

    RPA Business Analyst, Bangalore

    After completing this certification, I gained more confidence and became a skilled business analyst. I could also impress recruiters more effectively. Also, I got a salary hike of 20% and differentiated myself from the crowd.

  • Akash Shinde

    Akash Shinde

    Pune

    I want to thank all the people who work at Simplilearn. You all work very hard, and I want to ask you to continue. The trainers, Sales, and the Customer Service teams work with such determination and great sincerity that it becomes a world-class experience for the students.

  • Neha Verma

    Neha Verma

    Business Analyst, Bangalore

    Kudos to Simplilearn for imparting an amazing business analyst certification training experience. There can’t be a better mentor. The trainer is very comfortable with analogies he uses to explain the topic and this makes it easy to understand & remember things.

  • Jagadeshwari Srinivasan

    Jagadeshwari Srinivasan

    Senior Program Director @Ness Technologies, Bangalore

    I liked the concept of online learning. The training delivery is seamless and flawless - Thanks! Keep up the good work. I especially like the fact that the arguments are explained in detail, so that participants who are interested in the understanding can get an important contribution to their knowledge enhancement.

  • Musheer Ahmed Shaik

    Musheer Ahmed Shaik

    Project Manager @Wipro, Bangalore

    The program is excellent, and well designed for Project Managers. All the topics are well covered, and the added advantage is we get support from the professionals.

  • Sarang Bezalwar

    Sarang Bezalwar

    Test Manager at Doshaheen Solutions Pvt. Ltd, Pune

    The Business Analyst Certification course content at Simplilearn is well structured and relevant for today's market condition. The support staff is very helpful in selecting the course and guiding the participant.

  • Hariharan Krishnaswamy

    Hariharan Krishnaswamy

    Bangalore

    I was working as a business analyst at HCL. The Simplilearn business analyst certification course taught me to think about the bigger picture. The learnings from this course have helped me enhance my performance at work and gain a mid-term increase in my salary.

  • Harmeet Singh

    Harmeet Singh

    Manager Expert at CGI, Bangalore

    The complete Business Analyst Certification course was a great learning experience and all credits go to Simplilearn and its trainers. The trainer was highly knowledgeable and has covered all the topics. I am sure this course will help me to achieve the desired goal in my career.

  • Arjun Shinde

    Arjun Shinde

    Sr. Project Manager at Mastercard, Pune

    I could recommend Simplilearn to anyone without hesitation. The courses have great depth and they allow you do work on them at your own pace. The course content is regularly updated and the content is presented in a crisp manner. The certification helped me to get a promotion from Business Analyst and Project Manager to Senior Project Manager.

  • Tulsi Ram Sharma

    Tulsi Ram Sharma

    Scrum Master | Sapient Corporation, Bangalore

    Great trainer, Great training material, and everything worked well. The training sessions were impressive.

  • Arja Naveen

    Arja Naveen

    Bangalore

    I liked the active participation, and participants were encouraged to share their experiences. The approach of allowing participants to ask questions then and there was beneficial to all.

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Why Online Bootcamp

  • Develop skills for real career growthCutting-edge curriculum designed in guidance with industry and academia to develop job-ready skills
  • Learn from experts active in their field, not out-of-touch trainersLeading practitioners who bring current best practices and case studies to sessions that fit into your work schedule.
  • Learn by working on real-world problemsCapstone projects involving real world data sets with virtual labs for hands-on learning
  • Structured guidance ensuring learning never stops24x7 Learning support from mentors and a community of like-minded peers to resolve any conceptual doubts

Business Analyst Training FAQs

  • To qualify as a Business Analyst, which degree or certification should you ideally have?

    Ideally, a degree in business, IT, or a related field, along with a certification like CBAP, is recommended to qualify as a Business Analyst. Simplilearn’s business analyst certification is a great way to be certified as a Business Analyst.

  • How to get Business Analyst Certification?

    To achieve a Business Analyst certification, you can sign up for courses like the one provided by Simplilearn, which offers thorough training. To authenticate your abilities and expertise in the profession, you normally first need to master the fundamental BA principles, tools, and procedures before completing a certification test like the CBAP or PMI-PBA.

  • How long does it take to get a Business Analyst Certification?

    The duration of Simplilearn’s Business Analyst Certification is one year, during which learners can work at their own pace through high-quality e-learning video modules.

  • Who can do Business Analyst Course?

    Professionals from a variety of disciplines, including IT, finance, and business, who want to improve their analytical and problem-solving abilities are welcome to enroll in the Simplilearn business analyst course. It is appropriate for those trying to get into a position as a business analyst or enhance their careers in this industry.

  • Are Online Business Analyst Courses as Effective as In-Person Programs?

    Online business analysts courses, like the one provided by Simplilearn, are just as efficient as traditional ones. They are a valuable and practical option for many aspiring business analysts because they offer flexibility and accessibility, allowing students to learn at their own speed while also providing interactive features like live sessions. The classes are moderated by learned industry experts who give real-life examples of cases, making you well-equipped for job challenges across different industries.

  • What is the Cost of Enrolling in a Business Analyst Course?

    The cost of Business Analyst courses can vary depending on factors like the training provider, course duration, and type of certification. Simplilearn’s Business Analyst course is priced at INR 54,000, which can be paid through various zero EMI options. The pricing options are designed to accommodate different budgets. You can connect with out team for more details.

  • What can I expect from the Business Analyst Certification Course?

    Simplilearn's Business Analyst Course has been cited as one of the best Business Analyst online course by its alumni. In addition to e-learning content for every module and discussion board moderated by industry experts, this course also offers monthly mentoring sessions. This certification will train you on all three aspects of Business Analysis - Planning and monitoring, Requirements elicitation, and Requirements management & communication. You can also learn the latest tools, work on real-world projects, and attend masterclasses conducted by experts from IBM.

  • What is the duration of this online Business Analyst Certification Course?

    Simplilearn’s Business Analyst Training Program lasts for 365 days (1 year) where learners can work at their own pace through high-quality e-learning video modules. Learners may also enroll in 75+ instructor-led online training classes for the year.

  • Can a fresh graduate seek employment after completing this Business Analyst course?

    Yes, as a fresher, you can get a job. The demand for it is growing. Our training helps freshers learn technical skills and keep them up-to-date on current trends. Our business analyst certification is an excellent way for novices to demonstrate the essential knowledge and skills in the role of a business analyst.

  • How can I access the online Business Analyst course if I fail to do so?

    You will be able to access the business analyst certificate course modules once you make the payment. If you encounter any issues, please fill out the form on our home page so that a member of our help/support team can assist you. You can also connect with us via call or live chat. Our number is 1800-212-7688.

  • What is the JobAssist program?

    Simplilearn’s JobAssist program is an India specific offering in Partnership with IIMJobs.com to help you land your dream job. With Job assist program we will offer extended support for the certified learners who are looking for a job switch or starting with their first job. Upon successful completion of the Master’s Program, you will be eligible to apply for this program and your details will be shared with IIMJobs. As part of this program IIMJobs will offer following exclusive program:

    • IIMJobs Pro-Membership for 6 Months
    • Resume building assistance 
    • Spotlight on IIMJobs for highlighting your profile to recruiters

  • Do you provide a money-back guarantee for this online Business Analyst Course?

    Yes. We provide a seven-day money-back guarantee for our master’s programs. We offer refunds according to our Refund Policy. You can also reach out to us at 1800-212-7688 for help and support.

  • What is the iimjobs.com Pro-Membership plan?

    The iimjobs.com Pro-Membership offers learners exclusive features that aren’t available to free members.

    • Dedicated career expert from IIMJobs will completely handhold learner to register on the portal, provide them tips and guidance to improve the profile and follow right keywords etc. 
    • Access to "Insights" - Which helps them compare their application against other applications received for a similar job.
    • Improved visibility of your profile, your application gets promoted to the top of the applications.
    • Receive notification if recruiter shortlists your application, you can chat with the recruiter directly and do the follow-ups on the application.

  • Who is a Business Analyst?

    A Business Analyst is responsible to bridge the gap between business and IT by driving the organization toward efficiency and profitability. They plan and monitor, elicit requirements, analyze functional and technical requirements, and communicate with various stakeholders to fulfill business needs. Business analysts work in a variety of industries like retail, pharmaceutical, BFSI, media, entertainment, etc.

  • What is the eligibility criteria to participate in the JobAssist Program?

    To participate in the JobAssist Program you need to:

    • Be a graduate(Engineering or Equivalent) 
    • Complete our Program successfully and earn a Masters in Business Analyst Certificate upon completion

  • How do I enroll in the Business Analyst Training online course?

    To enroll in the Business Analyst Training Program, click on the ENROLL NOW section mentioned on the course page. You can make an online payment using any of the following options: 

    • Visa Credit or Debit Card
    • MasterCard
    • American Express
    • Diner’s Club
    • PayPal 

    A receipt for your payment will be sent to you once you've paid for the business analyst course, and after that, access information will be emailed to you.

  • Who are the instructors for this Business Analyst Training program?

    We have partnered with only the most highly qualified instructors for this Business Analyst course. Our selection process is rigorous and includes profile screening, technical evaluation, and a training demo. We also ensure that only those trainers with a high alumni rating remain part of our faculty.

    This business analyst online certification is moderated by Tim Jerome- an international project management expert with over 15 years of experience; Bryan Campbell- Agile Coach and Project Manager with more than 25 years of experience managing projects; and Jeff Allen- Project Management and Agile Expert, Consultant, Author with 15+ years of experience.
     

  • What is Global Teaching Assistance?

    A global teaching assistant serves as a coach, cheerleader, and junior instructor within the learner support team. Our teaching assistants are a dedicated team of subject matter experts here to help you get the Business Analyst certificate on your first attempt. In addition to class onboarding and project mentoring, they provide job assistance and help you enrich your learning experience.

  • What happens in the Career Mentoring session?

    In career mentoring sessions, Subject Matter Experts (SMEs) or industry experts answer questions related to career growth and opportunities.

  • What is covered under the 24/7 support feature?

    Our 24/7 support team provides on-demand assistance through email, chat, and calls in our community forum. Once you get the business analyst online certification, you will have lifetime access to the Simpliearn community forum. As a result, our 24/7 support team is always available to assist you with any issues, concerns, or questions you may have.

  • Will the JobAssist program guarantee me a job?

    No, the JobAssist Program is designed to help you in finding your dream job. It will maximise your potential and chances of landing a successful job. The final selection is always dependent on the recruiter. 

  • How can I get a copy of the BABOK study guide?

    IIBA® members receive a complimentary copy of the BABOK® Guide Version 3 PDF. If you are an IIBA member, you can download BABOK Version 3 from the IIBA website. Non-members can purchase a copy of the BABOK Guide Version 3 PDF for USD 54.99.

  • Will you forward my resume to the recruiter?

    No, Simplilearn or IIMJobs (our program partner) will never forward your resume to the recruiters directly. Pro-Membership will give you access to thousands of jobs to apply on the portal.

  • How a fresher can become business analyst?

    One can start working as a domain expert, developer, or quality assurance professional. They can conduct business analysis by handling responsibilities like gathering, analyzing, and documenting requirements, performing user testing, and more. Simplilearn’s Business Analyst Training program provides freshers with a solid start in business analysis.

  • I am a Fresher, Can I participate in the JobAssist Program?

    Any graduate who has successfully completed our Master Programs will be eligible to participate in the JobAssist Program. 1+ years of experience is however recommended.

  • How is Business Analyst Training beneficial for beginners?

    More than 70% of companies are working on digital transformation strategies, spiking the demand for skilled business analysts. Thus, beginners who want to build a career as business analysts must gain the right skills to get hired. Simplilearn’s Business Analyst training benefits beginners by providing the necessary skills and knowledge to understand the business domain, analyze problems, and recommend solutions. This training can help beginners become proficient in their roles and industry experts.

  • Are interview questions a part of this Business Analyst Training module?

    Simplilearn believes in giving a comprehensive experience to learners enrolling in any course. While we do not provide interview questions as part of the Business Analyst course curriculum, this article provides an overview of what business analyst interview questions to expect.

  • What is the future for business analysts?

    Business analysts are in high demand due to their ability to analyze data and provide insights that help organizations make informed decisions. As businesses continue to rely on data to drive their strategies, the demand for skilled business analysts is expected to grow in the future.

  • What is the difference between IT business analyst and business analyst?

    IT Business Analyst typically focuses on analyzing and improving technology-related systems and processes within an organization. This can include developing and implementing software systems, designing and optimizing data structures, and identifying opportunities for automation and efficiency improvements.
    A Business Analyst is a broader term that can refer to any professional who analyzes an organization's business processes and identifies areas for improvement. Business analysts can work in a variety of industries and may focus on different areas such as process improvement, product development, customer service, or marketing.

  • What are the various industry roles available to a business analyst?

    Business analyst manager, quantitative analyst, information security analyst, management analyst, and IT Business Analyst are some industry roles that business analysts can explore.

  • What are the top companies hiring for business analyst roles?

    Google, Cisco Systems, American Express, Dell, Deloitte, and McKinsey & Company are some top companies hiring business analysts.

  • What industries use Business Analysis most?

    Business analysts are essential for successful business operations across various industries, such as government agencies and non-profit organizations. Although any industry can benefit from business analyst expertise, management consulting and IT companies constitute the largest share. Business analysts also find many prospects with accounting, finance, investment banking, and market research companies.

  • Is this the best course to become a Business Analyst?

    This Business Analyst course aims to strengthen your expertise in the most recent business analytics tools and techniques, including planning and monitoring, statistical and data analysis, SQL databases, visualizations, and Agile and Scrum methodologies. It employs practical case studies to train you to ensure you are properly market-ready. Simplilearn's business analyst certification assists business analysts in contributing to the entire strategy of a firm both internally and externally through collaboration with other departments, including market research, product development, and top-level management.

  • What are the major skills required to become a Business Analyst?

    A good business analyst should have technical, analytical, leadership, and business process and planning skills. They must also know other languages such as SAS, Hadoop, R, and Python. Analytical thinking and strong communication skills can provide you with additional benefits over other people in this career as a business analyst. A Business Analyst certification can make you earn your dream job.

  • Can you recommend a few good books on Business Analysis?

    In addition to business analyst training courses, plenty of business analysis books are available. Below are a few best business analysis books that help aspirants learn about many business analysis concepts and enable business analysts to execute well in their daily tasks.


    1. Business Analyst: a Profession and a Mindset - by Yulia Kosarenko
    2. Seven Steps to Mastering Business Analysis (Business Analysis Professional Development) - by Jamie Champagne
    3. How to Start a Business Analyst Career - by Laura Brandenburg
    4. Business Analysis: Best Practices for Success - by Steven P. Blais

  • What is the pay scale of Business Analysts across the world?

    Apart from the availability of jobs, there are also salary advantages while enrolling in a business analyst certification course. Many factors determine how much you can earn as a business analyst. They include your experience with data, business level or domain knowledge, and other practical concerns such as your location. A business analyst in different countries earns the following annual average pay.

    • India – Rs. 7 lac
    • USA - $120,721
    • UK - £40,000
    • Australia - $90k
    • New York - $113,560
    • Wisconsin - $92,550

  • How does the Business Analyst program differ from traditional MBA courses?

    While MBA courses cover a wide range of business topics, the Business Analyst program focuses specifically on the skills and techniques required for effective business analysis. It delves deeper into areas such as requirements gathering, stakeholder management, and data analysis. By specializing in business analysis, this program offers a more targeted and in-depth approach compared to the broader scope of traditional MBA courses.

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