Value Added Certification Course

With the growing need for talents who are ready fit to the industries, MBA Department has introduced Certificate course for all specializations. Marketing, Finance, Human Resource Management, Value Added Courses (VAC) are conducted regularly, to bridge the gap between the academic and industry need, this course provides students.

An understanding of the expectations of industry.

  • To improve employability skills of students.
  • To bridge the skill gap and make students industry ready.
  • To provide an opportunity to the students to develop inter-disciplinary skills

Aptitude Training

Aptitude refers to the competency of a person to learn or acquire knowledge. Most of the jobs in the corporate world require employees to expand their skill set through additional training. As companies are ready to provide on the job training, they seek for candidates who have the competency to undergo the training.

We at Sahyadri, have developed an extensive aptitude training programme that is customized to the needs of students.

Applied Research Projects

Applied research refers to scientific study and research that seeks to solve practical problems. Applied research is used to find solutions to everyday problems, cure illness, and develop innovative technologies. Psychologists working in human factors or organizational fields often do this type of research. Management Students have to take critical decisions and will face several challenging situations all through their career. With the intent to allow them to explore a real time problem and gauge the strategies to solve them, Applied Research Projects are allocated to students.

Data Analytics

* This certification program is particularly designed for First year MBAs which will help them in gaining wide knowledge about business analytics.

* At the end of the course students will be able to apply the analytic tool to analyse the real time data in their project.

Verbal Communication

This course helps students

* To recognise different styles of communication and how to improve understanding and build rapport with others.

* Reflects on different methods of communication and decides when each is most suitable.

* Appreciated the role of body language and voice tone in effective communication.

* It helps to Communicate their message in an effective and engaging way for the recipient

* What makes the training unique is the various Assessments that the students go through during the course of the training - Grammar Assessment and Language Assessment, Voice and Speech Assessment and Post Training Assessment where the students had to send their Audio files containing answers to five interview questions.

MS excel and Power BI

Power BI, a tool by Microsoft is a collection of processes, technologies, and architectures that transforms the raw data into informative and meaningful content that helps to drive profitable business actions.

* It helps students gain skill of logical decision-making by analyzing historical data.

* Equips them with outstanding data visualization techniques.

* Students gain upper hand with respect to business intelligence and data analytics.


1.Financial Modelling

* For the MBAs specialising in Finance, Financial Modelling is a mathematical model designed to represent the real world financial situation.

* Students are trained in building spreadsheet models using case study approach with which students perform valuation of real companies listed on NSE.

* Certificate will be provided on completion of a 42 hours course in Financial Modelling and Business Valuation.

2.Direct Taxes and Indirect Taxes

The course is of twenty hours duration, provided for the MBA–Finance Specialization for students in their fourth semester. It is a certification course that is application based which mainly focuses on the practical aspects of filing Income Tax returns as well as filing of GST returns

3.GST & Advanced Excel Administration

“Advanced Diploma in Tally, Accounts, GST & Advanced Excel Administration”

This course gives insights on filing of GST, Tally and accounts and advanced excel with shortcuts. It aims to provide specialized and updated knowledge in the area of GST.

  • This course will enable students to enhance their knowledge in the core aspects like tax invoice credit debit notes, payment of tax.
  • Certificate of completion in Advanced Diploma in Tally, Accounts, GST & Advanced Excel Administration, will be provided to students after passing the examination of 2 hours with minimum marks.
  • Total duration of the course of 46 hours.


1.Human Resource Analytics

* HR Analytics deals with people analysis improving the employee performance and retention of employees within an organisation.

* For the MBAs specialising in Human Resource & People Management, Human Resource Analytics is a must tool kit in Microsoft Excel.

* Students inculcate skills on daily recruitment details, performance appraisal and workforce analysis.

* Total duration of the course of 42 hours.

2.Payroll Administration

* Payroll Administration deals with preparation of list of employees and the amounts paid to them as remuneration.

* Certification Course on Payroll Administration is a 26 hours course, provided to MBAs specialising in Human Resource and People Management.

* This course enables students to understand the process of payroll and various other aspects related to payroll administration using MS Excel.

* Students will be provided with certificates after the completion of the course.


1.Digital Marketing

* Digital marketing utilizes internet and online based technologies to promote products and services.

* Digital Marketing course is provided to MBAs specialising in Marketing, which provides them wide knowledge about social media marketing, Email marketing and Mobile marketing.

* At the end of this course, students will be able to develop their own E-commerce sites and forecast the demand for various goods.

* Total duration of the course is 42 hours.