• Next Cohort starts: 16 Aug, 2022Limited no. of seats available
  • Program Duration: 6 monthsAt 5-10 hours/week
  • Online BootcampLearning Format

Digital Transformation Course Overview

Various courses such as statistics, Python, NLP are covered by this digital transformation certification in Houston. This digital transformation course in Houston, will help you to gain practical knowledge on various learning models on the cloud using AWS SageMaker, work on voice assistance programs and devices, etc.


  • Post Graduate Program Certification and Alumni Membership from Purdue University
  • LevelUp sessions from Tim Brown, Jeanette Horan, Joel Peterson, Rasmus Hougaard and Ram Charan
  • Interactive peer learning via Harvard Business Publishing case studies and real-life group projects
  • Masterclasses by top faculty from Purdue University, and senior consultants from KPMG
  • Real-world capstone projects and mentoring by experts from KPMG
  • 8X higher live interaction with live online classes by industry experts

Digital Transformation Course Advantage

This Digital Transformation Course brings together centuries of academic excellence and thought-leadership of Purdue University and KPMG in India. This program puts you on the right path to become a digital transformation leader.

Partnering with Purdue University

This Post Graduate Digital Transformation Course in partnership with Purdue University, one of the world's leading research and teaching institutions, offering higher education at the highest proven value. We are committed to your success, changing the student experience with a focus on collaboration and the creative use of technology.

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Upon completion of this course, you will:
  • Post Graduate Program Certification from Purdue University
  • Membership to the Purdue Alumni Association
  • Masterclasses from top Purdue instructors
Course Completion Certificate in Houston

Powered by KPMG

This program, co-created with KPMG in India, aims to deliver measurable skills and capabilities to professionals. It focuses on building digital business through real-world case studies generated from the rich consulting experience of KPMG. This program includes masterclasses, capstone projects & mentoring from senior consultants.

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Benefits of Harvard Case Studies:
  • Real-world case studies authored by HBS professors and other top business school educators
  • Analyze business situations and different aspect of managerial decision making
  • Discover new ways to approach and solve business problems
Powered by KPMG in Houston

Digital Transformation Course Details

Learn ways to spot the opportunities for disruption in your industry. Develop a disruptive digital business model driven by a customer-centric product. Build a winning marketing strategy for a digitally disrupted world. Provide essential digital leadership needed for your business to succeed.


  • Get started with the Post Graduate Program in Digital Transformation in collaboration with Purdue University. Explore everything about this digital transformation course covering a host of reformative concepts and kickstart your journey with an introductory course on Digital Transformation.

  • Begin by understanding the elements and impact of disruption, and how to spot disruption in any industry. Understand the underlying patterns of successful digital disruptors. Learn how disruptive technologies such as Artificial Intelligence can transform the business landscape. And finally, build a digital business model to make the most of the opportunity you have spotted.

  • Master design thinking as a tool for strategic product and service innovation. In this part of the digital transformation course, identify and pursue an innovation opportunity, explore the human-centered design framework to develop products and services that are desirable, viable, and feasible. Take away many practical tools and templates of innovation with you.

  • Learn how the agile business model differs from traditional business models, understand the nuances, and explore its benefits. Create a blueprint and roadmap for an agile business transformation that can successfully support a business transformation. Build your own agile playbook and understand what it takes to become an Agile leader.

  • Understand a digital-native customer’s path to purchase. Gain the practical tools and framework to reach, engage, and deliver value to your customers in a digital world. Define a comprehensive digital marketing strategy and develop a media buying plan to help your digital business model succeed.

  • Identify the barriers to a successful transformation effort. Understand the rules of personal leadership, gain the know-how of building and leading teams to success, and driving a culture of innovation at an organizational level. Provide essential digital leadership to lead your organization through disruptive change.

  • The Digital Business Model Capstone project will allow you to apply the concepts, frameworks, and tools learned during this program to create a real-world business transformation strategy.

  • Attend online interactive masterclasses conducted by the renowned faculties from Purdue University and KPMG as part of this Digital Transformation Course. Learn the process shifts, digital tools, and management skills that will make you much more effective at leading Digital Transformation in organizational contexts.

  • This AWS Technical Essentials Certification Training course will introduce you to the fundamentals of the Amazon Web Services (AWS) cloud platform and ensure that you are fully proficient in identifying AWS terminologies, concepts, benefits, and deployment options to meet your business requirements.

  • Step into the world of Big Data with an introduction to Hadoop and its ecosystem components.

  • If you’re new to the Internet of Things (IoT) and want to leverage it across business functions, then this introductory course is for you. You’ll get a glimpse into the ever-growing field of IoT, a technology that allows the intelligent exchange of data among a network of internet-connected objects.

  • This Introduction to Artificial Intelligence (AI) is designed to help learners decode the mystery of artificial intelligence and its business applications. This AI for beginners course provides an overview of AI concepts and workflows, machine learning, deep learning, and performance metrics.


  • Digital Disruption
  • Digital Strategy
  • Digital Business Model
  • Agile Business Transformation
  • Design Thinking
  • People Leadership
  • Digital Marketing
  • Artificial Intelligence


User Journey MappingAffinity DiagramPrototypingBrainstormingRapid IdeationInnovation FrameworkDigital Disruption FrameworkFramework for Collaborative Innovation

Harvard Case Studies

  • Project 1

    WalMart Update

    Step into shoes of Wal-Mart's leader,identify a corporate strategy to enter highly competitive e-commerce market while competing against Amazon.

    WalMart Update
  • Project 2

    ING Bank Facing Digital Disruption

    Drive customer experience and accelerate growth with help of digital strategy as the CEO of ING Groep NV, a successful Dutch-based bank.

    ING Bank Facing Digital Disruption
  • Project 3

    Design Thinking and Innovation at Apple

    Think like a Chief Innovator to create great products by understanding Apple's approach to innovation, management, and design thinking.

    Design Thinking and Innovation at Apple
  • Project 4

    IDEO Human Centered Service Design

    With one of the world's leading design firm IDEO, learn human-centered innovation culture and processes to make your organization more innovative

    IDEO Human Centered Service Design
  • Project 5

    Asia Miles Road to Stakeholder Centric Insight Driven Innovation

    Drive change management process in an organization to to inculcate design thinking into their culture, systems and employees as a part of Asia Miles'leadership.

    Asia Miles Road to Stakeholder Centric Insight Driven Innovation
  • Project 6

    Design Thinking at Great Lakes The Search for Growth

    Step into shoes of Great Lakes' Innovation Team, to explore and develop profitable revenue growth opportunities to enter snack foods market.

  • Project 7

    Designing an Employee Wellness Approach

    Step into the shoes of a Design Consultant, to help Arena Industries leaders identify and address opportunities to improve employee wellness.

Disclaimer - The projects have been built leveraging real publicly available data-sets of the mentioned organizations.


Digital Transformation Course Advisor

  • Professor Sorin Adam Matei

    Professor Sorin Adam Matei

    Associate Dean of Research and Professor of Communication, Purdue University

    Prof. Matei researches digital knowledge creation and teaches various topics including human-AI/technology interaction, ethics, and strategies of AI and Data technologies. He leads many international research projects, including training & education in collaboration with Google News Lab.

  • Tim Brown

    Tim Brown

    Chair of IDEO: LevelUp Session Expert

    Tim Brown is chair of the innovation and design firm IDEO. Author of the book Change By Design, he talks about the value of design thinking, creative leadership, and innovation and shares ideas to inspire business leaders and designers around the world.

  • Joel Peterson

    Joel Peterson

    Chairman,JetBlue Airways: LevelUp Session Expert

    Joel Peterson is the chairman of JetBlue Airways and the founding partner of Peterson Partners, an investment management firm. He is a Consulting Professor at Stanford Graduate School of Business and author of The 10 Laws of Trust: Building the Bonds that Make a Business Great.

  • Rasmus Hougaard

    Rasmus Hougaard

    CEO of Potential Project: LevelUp Session Expert

    Rasmus Hougaard is the founder and CEO of Potential Project and the author of the ground-breaking and best-selling book by Harvard Business Press, The Mind of the Leader. He is nominated by Thinkers 50 as one of the eight most important leadership thinkers in the world.

  • Ram Charan

    Ram Charan

    Business Consultant, author, CEO Advisor: LevelUp Session Expert

    Ram Charan is a renowned business consultant, author, and speaker who has worked with top companies like Toyota, Bank of America, and ICICI Bank. He is known for cutting through the complexity of running a business in today’s fast changing world to uncover core business problems.

  • Jeanette Horan

    Jeanette Horan

    Member Board of Director, Nokia : LevelUp Session Expert

    Jeanette Horan currently serves on the boards of Wolters Kluwer NV and Nokia. She retired from IBM in July 2015 as a Managing Director. She is known for her extensive experience in the technology industry with leadership roles in product development and business strategy.


Learner's Profile

This program caters to working professionals from a variety of industries and backgrounds; the diversity of our students adds richness to class discussions and interactions.

  • The class consists of learners from excellent organizations and diverse industries
    Information Technology - 55%BFSI - 14%Manufacturing - 11%Healthcare - 5%Other - 15%
    Digital Initiatives course learners from IBM, Houston
    Digital Initiatives course learners from Accenture, Houston
    Digital Initiatives course learners from Deloitte, Houston
    Digital Initiatives course learners from Hewlett-Packard, Houston
    Digital Initiatives course learners from Oracle, Houston
    Digital Initiatives course learners from Cognizant, Houston
    Digital Initiatives course learners from PricewaterhouseCoopers, Houston
    Digital Initiatives course learners from Tata Consultancy Services, Houston

Learner Reviews

  • Olu Adeyinka MSc

    Olu Adeyinka MSc

    Senior Business System Analyst, Houston

    The faculty has excellent knowledge about the subject, and his ability to teach is very inspiring. The course content is comprehensive and updated.

  • Paul Buttitta

    Paul Buttitta


    I loved the real-life exercises using the google analytics platform. Working with data from an existing shop/e-commerce site helped tie together the theoretical information from the slides to the practical work that needs to happen. Thank you.

  • Mohamed Sallam

    Mohamed Sallam

    Solutions Architect, Manama

    I have completed the Post Graduate Program in Digital Transformation with Purdue University and Simplilearn. I want to thank my instructor, Chandrasekar Pandyan for an incredible learning experience.

  • Mia Schuck

    Mia Schuck


    I enjoyed this course so far!I recommend taking the live classes and slides as well as all the projects. The teachers are great, and you can get as much help as you need when you attend the live classes. Overall I have had an outstanding experience, and I have learned a lot!

  • Prajakta Karthikeyan

    Prajakta Karthikeyan

    Senior Project Manager, Chennai

    Exploring, learning, and getting certified in Digital Transformation was a fantastic journey! I thoroughly enjoyed case studies, discussions, and incredible connections during the course. Thank you, Simplilearn!


Industry Trends

The global digital transformation market size is expected to grow from USD 469.8 billion in 2020 to USD 1009.8 billion by 2025, at a Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) of 16.5% during the forecast period.

  • Digital Initiatives Industry Growth


    of organizations are engaged in some form of digital initiative


    of senior business leaders say digitalization is a company priority

    Digital Consultant Annual Salary
    Source: Glassdoor
    Digital Consultant Hiring Companies
    Source: Indeed

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

Admission Details


The application process consists of three simple steps. An offer of admission will be made to the selected candidates and accepted by the candidates by paying the admission fee.

Submit Application

Tell us a bit about yourself and why you want to do this program

Application Review

An admission panel will shortlist candidates based on their application


Selected candidates can begin the program within 1-2 weeks


The candidates must possess at least one of the first two criteria below:

Five years of experience

A Bachelor's degree in any discipline

A strategy/general management background is desirable but not required


We have a team of dedicated admissions counselors who are available to guide you as you apply to the program. They are available to:

  • Address questions related to your application
  • Provide guidance regarding financial aid (if required)
  • Help answer questions and understand the program
Talk to our admissions counselors now!

Admission Fee & Financing

The admission fee for this Digital Transformation Course is $ 4,279

Financing Options

We are dedicated to making our programs accessible. We are committed to helping you find a way to budget for this program and offer a variety of financing options to make it more economical.

Pay in Installments

You can pay monthly installments for Post Graduate Programs using Splitit, Affirm or ClimbCredit payment option with low APR and no hidden fees.


Other Financing Options

We provide the following options for one-time payment

  • Credit Card
  • Paypal

$ 4,279

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  • Program Completion Certificate by Purdue University and KPMG
  • Membership to the Purdue Alumni Association
  • Masterclasses from top Purdue instructors
  • Rigorous curriculum designed by industry experts
  • Complete this certification program while you work

Program Cohorts


    • Date


      Batch Type

    • Program Induction

      16 Aug, 2022

      08:30 CDT

    • Regular Classes

      17 Sep, 2022 - 12 Mar, 2023

      08:30 - 12:30 CDT

      Weekend (Sat - Sun)

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Digital Transformation Course FAQs

  • What can I expect from this Digital Transformation course powered by KPMG in India?

    The Post Graduate Digital Transformation Training Program is unique in many ways. It brings you deep understanding and practical frameworks to help you develop a digital strategy to take your business digital and thrive in a technologically disruptive environment. It includes:

    • Mentored capstone projects
    • Case studies and industry examples
    • Masterclasses and ask me anything sessions by senior consultants from KPMG in India

  • What and how do I learn from the case studies from Harvard Business Publishing?

    The case studies are an essential learning component in the Post Graduate Program in Digital Transformation learning experience. These cases have been authored by renowned business professors to capture real-world complex business scenarios that warrant the attention of executives.  These cases are taught at top B-schools such as Harvard Business School, Wharton Business School, Cambridge Judge Business School and so on. Simplilearn brings the case based learning classroom learning experience to the online space to invigorate thoughtful discussions, exchange of ideas, and new ways to solve real business challenges among the learners of this program.

  • What are the eligibility criterias for this Post Graduate Program in Digital Transformation in collaboration with Purdue University?

    For admission to this Digital Transformation Certification program, candidates must possess at least one of the first two criteria below:

    • Five years of experience
    • A Bachelor's degree in any discipline
    • A strategy or general management background is desirable (but not required)

  • What is the admission process for this Post Graduate Program in Digital Transformation in collaboration with Purdue University?

    The admission process for this Digital transformation certification program consists of three easy steps:

    • Interested candidates will need to apply by submitting the application form online
    • Candidates will be shortlisted by an admission panel based on the application submitted
    • Selected candidates will be awarded an offer of admission that they can accept by paying the program fee

  • Will financial aid be provided for this PGP in Digital Transformation Certification?

    To ensure money is not a limiting factor in learning, we offer various financing options to help make this program financially manageable. For more details, please refer to our "Admissions Fee and Financing" section.

  • What should I expect from the Digital Transformation Certification Course?

    As a part of this Digital Transformation Course,  you will receive the following:

    • Purdue Post Graduate Certification of Completion
    • Membership to the Purdue Alumni Association
    • Lifetime access to all core e-learning content created by Simplilearn

  • What certificate will I receive after completion of this Digital Transformation Course?

    Upon completion of this Digital Transformation Training program, you will be awarded a Post Graduate Program in Digital Transformation by Purdue University and KPMG in India. You will also receive industry-recognized certifications from Simplilearn for the courses included in the learning path.

  • Will any preparation material be provided as part of this Digital Transformation Certification course to help me get started?

    As soon as you make the payment for the program fee’s first installment, you will gain access to a preparatory course. You are expected to go through the assigned course before attending your first class. The course will have eight to ten hours of self-paced learning content in the form of videos.

  • What is Global Teaching Assistance?

    Our teaching assistants are a dedicated team of subject matter experts to help you get certified on your first attempt. They proactively engage with you to ensure adherence to the course path and enrich your learning experience, from class onboarding to project mentoring and job assistance.

  • Who are the instructors for this Digital Transformation training, and how are they selected?

    Our highly qualified instructors are industry experts with years of relevant industry experience. Each of them undergoes a rigorous selection process, including profile screening, technical evaluation, and a training demo evaluation before getting certified to train for us. Besides, we ensure that only those trainers with a high alumni rating remain part of our faculty.

  • I am not able to access the online Digital Transformation training program. Who can help me?

    Contact us using the form on the right side of any page on the Simplilearn website, select the Live Chat link, or contact Help & Support.

  • What is covered under the 24/7 Support guarantee?

    We offer 24/7 support through email, chat, and calls through our dedicated team provide on-demand assistance through our community forum. What’s more, you will have lifetime access to the community forum, even after completing your Digital Transformation course.

  • If I want to cancel my enrollment from this Digital Transformation Course, can I get a refund?

    Yes, you can cancel your enrollment if necessary. We will refund the program price after deducting an administration fee. To learn more, please read our Refund Policy.

    * Disclaimer
    This Digital Transformation Certification is offered on a non-credit basis and is not transferable to a degree.

  • What is Digital Transformation?

    Digital transformation refers to the process of leveraging digital technologies to create or modify existing business processes and cultures to remain competitive and relevant in this fast-paced global market. At the core, it is reimagining business in the digital era. The way people have adopted smart applications gives businesses a chance to rethink how they engage with customers using digital technology.

  • What is the importance of Digital Transformation?

    With growing digitization, the importance of digital transformation is being felt among businesses. There are a variety of benefits associated with digital transformation, like creating a better customer experience, gaining data-driven insights, increasing collaboration between teams, improving business processes, and promoting more agility and innovation. So, companies that embrace digital transformation are expected to stay competitive in today’s dynamic corporate world.

  • What drives Digital Transformation?

    Digital transformation has become necessary for companies to survive in the future. Some of the driving factors leading to the growing adoption of digital transformation include growing customer expectations, the necessity of keeping pace with technological advancements, gaining customer insights, penetration of AI in every industry, and the need to transform business operations.

  • How does Digital Transformation work?

    The process of digital transformation depends on what business challenges you want to solve. If a business wants to replace its existing processes, then the digital transformation process involves finding the right tools and methods that provide better outcomes. In addition, if businesses want to adopt a digital culture, the process involves the facilitation of methodologies that makes organizations agile, data-driven, and one that leverages real-time analytics.

  • How is Digital Transformation changing the world?

    Digital transformation is penetrating every industry sector, like manufacturing, banking, healthcare, government, and retail. It is helping businesses automate repetitive and mundane tasks along with costly activities within business processes. In other words, it is creating an unprecedented opportunity to innovate products and services across industries.

  • How can you build a career in Digital Transformation?

    With the penetration of technology across sectors, companies are looking for professionals that can help them with this digital integration. So it is high time that you learn more about digital transformation and take charge of your career by enrolling in our Digital Transformation course. You will get exposure to industry projects which will help you gain practical knowledge and become ready to contribute your efforts towards an organization's digital transformation initiatives.

  • What are the different roles in Digital Transformation?

    We recommend taking Simplilearn’s digital transformation certification to explore various job roles that lead digital transformation in an organization like a digital consultant, digital product manager, ethics compliance manager, CXO, business transformation manager, technology leader.

  • What are the benefits of taking this Digital Transformation course?

    Our digital transformation course helps you develop the in-demand powerful digital leadership skills and learn about the most comprehensive framework for a successful business transformation. You will broaden your knowledge through masterclasses taken by Purdue University faculty and senior consultants from KPMG. By working on real-world capstone projects and group projects, you will increase your practical exposure and demonstrate your job-ready skills in front of potential employers.

  • What are the top Digital Transformation courses included in this PG program?

    This PG program includes the following digital transformation courses:

    • Digital disruption and strategies for a digital transformation
    • Design thinking
    • Agile business transformation
    • Marketing for the digital age
    • Digital leadership
    • Digital business model capstone project

  • Do I need to learn these courses in a specific order?

    Yes, we recommend you follow the courses in the same order as mentioned in the learning path of this digital transformation training program.

  • What are the key topics covered in this Digital Transformation course?

    This digital transformation certification involves the following key topics:

    • The elements and impact of disruption
    • The underlying patterns of successful digital disruptors
    • Build a digital business model
    • Human-centered design framework
    • The Agile business model
    • Develop a media buying plan

  • What are the top roles and responsibilities of a Digital Transformation professional?

    A digital transformation team consists of many members assigned different tasks. Their primary responsibility is to help the organization identify ways to become more profitable by executing strategic changes with the help of digital transformation. They decide what aspects of the business can benefit from digital transformation and how it can help customers to secure a sustainable future. Our digital marketing training is all you need to become ready for handling all such responsibilities.

  • What are the prerequisites for taking this Digital Transformation course?

    It is beneficial to have a strategy or general management background to take this digital transformation certification.

  • What is the Digital Transformation professional salary?

    Digital transformation is one of the most in-demand careers these days and involves lucrative salary packages for skilled professionals. According to Glassdoor, the average base pay of digital transformation professionals is Rs. 22 Lakhs in India and $129K in the US. A digital transformation certification can further improve your salary prospects.

  • Is the Digital Transformation profession a good career? Are Digital Transformation professionals in demand?

    We have seen a paradigm shift in the way customers interact with business due to the rise of web-based solutions and social media platforms. The world has shrunk with digital transformation and now it has become the need of the hour for companies. Evidently, a career in digital transformation looks promising and professionals skilled in this field will be in high demand in the time to come. Our digital transformation certification can help you gain the right skills and make the most of the opportunities available.

  • Do Digital Transformation professionals require coding experience?

    No, coding experience is not mandatory for taking this digital transformation course.

  • What are the major companies hiring for a business manager in Dallas?

    The Dallas-Fortworth belt is famous for hosting several of the Fortune 500 companies. The companies that offer job opportunities in this field include, but are not limited to, Inforgroup, AT&T, Energy Transport Equity. By accomplishing digital transformation training in Dallas, an individual can increase their chances of getting selected. 

  • Can I get a sealed transcript for World Education Services (WES) at the end of the program?

    Post Graduate Program are certification programs and do not include any transcripts for WES, this is reserved only for degree programs. We do not offer sealed transcripts and hence, our PG programs are not applicable for WES or similar services.

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