Full Time Programme

post graduate diploma in research and business analytics

With fierce competition, it has become imperative to learn how to make sense of ever-changing dynamic data, information, and knowledge, in order to take bold decisions about the future.

Present Intake: 60

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programme overview

programme usp

  • The unique characteristic of the program is that the students’ learnings are integrated under a capstone project, in which they are expected to work in any industry vertical under the joint supervision of an industry mentor & a faculty supervisor. .
  • Further, students would be pursuing specialisations in any one of the four areas including Marketing, Finance, Operations Management and HR, which would be giving them flexibility to choose their career either in specific business domain or in general as an analytics consultant which would cut across all business functions

Programme Faculty

Prof. Ragesh T S

Assistant Professor

Prof. Asha Mathew

Assistant Professor

class profile 2020-22

The programme draws in students from diverse cultural, personal and professional backgrounds, across India. All of whom, wish to empathize, contribute and excel in the fast-changing world of retail.

programme structure

Programme Structure

career opportunities

To nurture every student, we guide, mentor and stand by each student; helping them discover their innate abilities and interests. Through this course, students can become sound professionals like:

Business Analysts / Consultant

Business Analysts / Consultant

The job is to coordinate between business heads and analytics team to integrate analytics in decision making.

Data Analysts

Data Analysts

The job is to apply supervised learning and unsupervised learning methods to analyse big data.

Data Scientist

Data Scientist

The job is to work in artificial intelligence domain to develop improved methods of machine learning.

placement stats

The placements (batch: 2016-18) at WeSchool had an excellent response from companies, not only in terms of the number of job profiles but also the diversity in roles and attractive packages. A total of 358 companies visited the campus out of which 227 were new companies.


Average Domestic Salary

₹10.31 lakhs p.a.

Average Salary

Highest Domestic Salary

₹15.12 lakhs p.a.

Highest Salary


Average Domestic Salary

₹9 lakhs p.a.

Average Salary


₹12.6 Lakhs p.a.

Highest Salary


Average Domestic Salary

₹10.9 lakhs p.a.

Average Salary


₹14 Lakhs p.a.

Highest Salary

admission and fees

WeSchool intends to give more than what it takes, in order to offer a brighter future to our students. We try rising above the assured ROI which is just numbers, by adding value and making our students competitive enough to face real challenges in the dynamic business world.

Tuition Fees and Other
tuition fees & other
₹6,50,000/- p.a* *Subject to change
Hostel Fees
hostel fees
₹1,50,000/- p.a. Plus a deposit of ₹5,000/- (refundable)

Please Note

  • *Hostel accommodation is mandatory for the students of Bengaluru Campus.

course eligibility

A minimum 50% in graduation, which must be completed by June 2023.

Should have taken CAT (2022) conducted by the IIMs for the year specified in the advertisement (IIMS have no role in the Welingkar admission process) and /or/ XAT (2023) / and / or ATMA (Feb 2023) and / or CMAT (2023) and / or GMAT (2020 onwards).

selection process

WeSchool's Unique Profile based selection process assigns significant value to academic performances, work experience, Group Activity, Personal Interview along with the written test scores.

Important dates

Phase 1.

  • Start of Application Form - 14th Nov, 2022
  • Last date of Application Form - 15th Jan, 2023
  • GD/PI Shortlist List - End of Jan, 2023 (Basis CAT /XAT Result / Profile based calls).
  • Selection Process Dates (Offline) - Mumbai Campus: 10, 11 & 12 Feb 2023 | Bengaluru Campus: 10 & 11 Feb 2023 |
    Delhi: 17,18 & 19 Feb 2023 | Kolkata: 18 & 19 Feb 2023 | Indore: 19 Feb 2023
  • Phase 1 Merit List - March 2023 (CAT/XAT)

Phase 2.

  • Start of Application Form - 16th Feb, 2023
  • Last date of Application Form – 31st March, 2023. (depends on CMAT)
  • GD/PI Shortlist List - April, 2023 (Basis ATMA /CMAT/GMAT).
  • GD/PI - 18th April 2023 to 30th April 2023.
  • Phase 2 Merit List - May 2023 (ATMA /CMAT/GMAT)

*You don't need to apply in Phase 2 if applied in Phase 1. Simply update your CMAT / ATMA scores

Selection Criteria

Weightage of parameters for final selection
1) Qualifying Entrance (CAT/XAT/ATMA/CMAT/ GMAT) 35%
2) Academics (10,12, Graduation) 15%
3) Interview (Pre-interview questionnaire, Interview) 45%
4) Extracurricular activities (Awards in sports, competitions at Degree college and above) etc. 5%

Note:- Qualifying test year and month wherever applicable is mentioned in the Entrance test cutoff.


Admissions are based on merit only. No discrimination is made on basis of the state from which graduation certificate is obtained. There are no reservations for linguistic minorities either.

education loan

Student can avail education loans from -

Our sole purpose is to keep students focused on their goals, i.e. their career. To help them do so, we have partnered with a sound financial institution, to help students avail loans at reasonable rates.