Postgraduate Diploma in Business (Data Analytics)

Start Date

Nov, Jan, Mar


3 Months Part Time


100% Online (Zoom)


100% Coursework

Aventis Graduate School

Postgraduate Diploma in Business (Data Analytics)(E-Learning)

Awarded by Aventis Graduate School


The Graduate Diploma in Business (Data Analytics) is a dynamic and specialized program designed to equip students with the knowledge, skills, and tools necessary to harness the power of data and transform it into actionable insights for informed decision-making. In today’s data-driven business landscape, proficiency in data analytics is a vital asset, and this program provides a deep understanding of the field, emphasizing its practical applications in various business sectors.

This course covers a wide area in business and data analytics such as financial management, organisational behaviour, business analytics using tableau and business intelligence with Microsoft Power Bi.

Career Opportunities

This programme aims to broaden the perspectives of executives and young managers, who ultimately return to work with powerful new insights of what is possible for themselves as leaders and their organizations. There are many employment opportunities in the private and public sectors for Graduate Diploma graduates.

Graduates of the Graduate Diploma in Business (Data Analytics) are well-positioned for a variety of roles, including data analyst, business intelligence analyst, data scientist, marketing analyst, financial analyst, or business consultant. These new found skills will help them when moving up to supervisory or managerial positions.

Who Should Attend?

High-performing functional executive and are ready to move forward in your career

Mid-management and professionals seeking to reinforce their capability to lead in today’s high-pressure and volatile business environment

Individuals who aspire to or have recently been promoted with management responsibilities

Why Choose Aventis ?

Gain access to a top-notch education built on Aventis's 15 years of exceptional global reputation in graduate education market. Earn a degree from a graduate school you can appreciate and trust.

Part Time Business Diploma

Aventis is one of only 4 Business Schools in Singapore that is a member of the Executive MBA Council, the World’s Leading Body that champions advancement in MBA. Other members include the National University of Singapore, (NUS), Singapore Management University (SMU), and Nanyang Technological University (NTU)

Business Diploma Singapore

Aventis is one of only 8 Business Schools in Singapore that is part of the AACSB International Business Education Alliance. Other members include Singapore University of Social Science (SUSS), National University of Singapore (NUS), and Singapore Management University (SMU)

Programme Structure

The programme comprises of 4 modules and opportunities for collaborative learning through discussion forums and presentations. The following modules would contribute to the holistic approach in your learning path.

Start Date

Nov, Jan, Mar


3 Months Part Time


09:00am - 05:00pm

Programme Delivery

Flexible education that fits your busy lifestyle. This part-time business diploma in Singapore is tailored to needs and supports your desire for a healthy work-life balance while giving you important access to education through 100% online delivery. This is a 100% coursework-based programme. Lessons are conducted over 4 weekend blocks of online classes (via Zoom).

9am to 5pm9am to 5pm9am to 5pm9am to 5pm

What Will You Learn?

Integrating academic excellence with real-world industry case studies.

Financial Management

This module mainly focuses an introduction to concepts of financial management. The application of investment appraisal methods for financial decision-making is well-recognized. The objectives of financial management, computation of payback period, average rate of return, net present value, internal rate of return and discounted pay-back period will be demonstrated. 

Organisational Behaviour

Students will explore current issues and challenges people face within organizations. The module will contain a balance of theoretical concepts, relevant management processes, and practical issues confronting industries in the organisational behaviour globally.

Business Analytics Using Tableau

Tableau is the fastest-growing interactive data visualisation software used in the business intelligence industry. Students will gain a comprehensive understanding of Tableau – how to use, how to gather data, how to clean the data. 

Business Intelligence with Microsoft Power BI

Microsoft Power BI is a cloud-based business analytics tool. It aims to provide end-users with interactive visualisations and business intelligence capabilities, with an easy-to-use interface to create reports and dashboards. Students will learn how to seamlessly integrate existing applications, extracting business intelligence rapidly and accurately, and publishing reports securely without memory and speed constraints.

Expert Faculty

Blending extensive industry and academic experience, our expert faculty will deliver a seamless educational experience that empowers your career and academic success.

Dr Patrick Chan

PhD (Behavioral Finance) - Nanyang Technological University, Singapore

  • Director, Synergi Consulting Pte Ltd
  • Board Member of Asia Pacific Risk and Insurance Association (APRIA) and Risk and Insurance Management Association of Singapore (RIMAS)
  • Co-author of several books and frequent article contributor to international academic journals

Dr Mohiadeen Abdul Kader

PhD (Management, CPA)

  • More than 30 years of teaching experience in Accounting, Auditing and Taxation as an Associate Lecturer
  • Member of the Institute of Singapore Chartered Accountants (ISCA)
  • Proprietor of KADER & CO (Public Accountants and Chartered Accountants of Singapore)

Dr James Kwan

PhD Accounting & Finance

  • Previously possessed a professional career which culminated in being an Accountant for several companies
  • Adjunct faculty with over 24 years of teaching experience
  • Awarded Best ACCA Passing Rate Award (2005, 2008, 2011, 2013)

Dr Christopher Fong

Doctor of Professional Studies - The University of Southern Queensland, Australia

  • Lead Clinical Consultant
  • A prolific faculty member that brings leadership from the concert hall to the boardroom
  • 20 years of in the HR & Psychology field including 12 years of teaching experience
  • Masters Degree in Counseling, The University of Southern Queensland, Australia

Admission Criteria

In a cohort and peer learning setting, participants are expected to contribute to the learning experiences in the class. Your evaluation will consider your managerial abilities, potential, aptitude, and experience.

At least 21 years old with a Degree in any discipline


Mature Candidates (at least 30 years old) with minimum 8 years of working experience

Awards and Funding

Aventis Business Diploma

Upon completion of the programme, you will be awarded a Graduate Diploma in Business (Data Analytics) by Aventis Graduate School, which is registered with Skillsfuture Singapore.

Academic Journey

Business Diploma Aventis

Upon completion, students will be eligible to apply for our suite of Executive MBA and Specialized Masters in Business, Human Resources Management, Marketing and Finance from our partner universities, which can be completed within 9 to 12 months (Part-time).


Our Postgraduate Diploma is one of the most affordable business diplomas in Singapore. Download our brochure for more information about our grants available

Success Stories

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“I really enjoyed this fast track part time programme and it caters very well to my busy schedule. My experience here has been wonderful and I plan to pursue my MBA here in Aventis in the near future. I enjoyed most of the modules as well. Overall, a recommendable experience.”
Mr. Anthony Sebastian Stanley
Teacher, Coleman College
"I truly enjoyed my time and learning experience here at Aventis in the PGDBA programme. The lecturers were amazing as they patiently taught me when I was in doubt. The programme was also affordable and fun as I made many new friends along the way. Overall, an amazing experience. I would recommend it to my colleagues and friends. Thank you, Aventis!"
Mr. Fu Yong Jie
Operations Manager, Hong Ye Group

Frequently Asked Questions

What is a Graduate School?

A graduate school is a school that awards advanced academic degrees with the general requirement that learners must have earned a previous undergraduate or a mature candidate with more than 8 years working experience. Graduate school focus on professional development as compared to traditional school which focus on academic theories and research.

Is Aventis a recognized institute?

Aventis Graduate School is registered with the Committee for Private Education under Skillsfuture Singapore and complies with the Private Education Act. Aventis is also a member of AACSB Business Alliance Group and EMBA Council.

How is Graduate school different from other education?

Compared to other studies, graduate school is a more concentrated course of study with greater expectations for the quality and quantity of your work. Graduate programs also entail a more focused studies in a specific discipline with emphasis on practical experience and case studies.

What is a Graduate Diploma?

A Graduate diploma is an advanced diploma that is usually taken after a bachelor degree. A graduate diploma is typically shorter in duration than a master degree course and should be viewed as an additional specialisation that improves a person’s overall employability. For a graduate diploma qualification to be offered in Singapore, the awarding body must be registered with Skillsfuture Singapore and the Committee for Private Education

What is a Postgraduate Diploma?

Regulated Qualifications Framework (RQF)

A postgraduate diploma is considered as a Level 7 academic qualification under the RQF (UK).  Postgraduate qualification are commonly awarded in UK, Canada, India, Australia and New Zealand. Similar to Graduate Diploma, Postgraduate diploma is typically done after a bachelor’s degree course. In some countries, the terms graduate diploma and postgraduate diploma are interchangeable, whereas in others, the postgraduate diploma is a higher qualification.

If I am a self-sponsored candidate, do you have financial plans to help me pay for my education?

Once you’ve decided on a course that you’re interested in, and that you can qualify for based on the entry requirements, we can arrange installment plans or loans through our banking partners to ensure that your dreams and career are never out of reach.

How long will it take to complete my studies?

Course duration depends on your selected area of specialization, typically you can complete your graduate diploma in 6 months and masters in 12 months part-time. please speak with one of our consultants for more detailed information.

Is the Masters Degree Awarded the Same as On Campus?

The Masters degree awarded to you is exactly the same as awarded on campus in UK or USA. You are invited to join the graduation in Singapore or on campus.

Do you offer online programmes?

Yes, to cater to the growing demand of graduate education across the world, most of our courses are delivered via ZOOM Live Stream where you can study anytime anywhere. All classes are also recorded for easy revision.

What is a typical class profile?

A typical cohort comprised of Singaporean, Permanent Residents and foreign expatriates working in Singapore. There is also a growing number of professionals that are not located in Singapore embarking on our graduate programmes due to its flexible online delivery model.

Are scholarships or study loans available?

Study grants are available for a limited number of students from not-for-profit organizations and government agencies. For more information on study loans that are available, please contact our admission officers to learn more.

What are the available instalment payment schemes?

At Aventis, we offer flexible and affordable instalment payment scheme for our postgraduate and graduate diploma programmes. You are eligible to pay your fees over 12 months interest free instalments (DBS credit card) or over 3 instalments with ATOME.

Do I need a Bachelor Degree to be admitted?

Whilst a bachelor’s degree or equivalent professional qualification is recommended, candidates above 30 years old with extensive working experience may be consider on a case-to-case basis. Please contact our programme advisors for more information.

Are there any other hidden fees besides the course fees?

The course fee cover Tuition, Academic services, Required readings and teaching materials, E-learning resources, Web-based information services. There is a one-time application fees of S$200 plus GST. All fees are clearly stated and there will not be any additional hidden fees.

Can I Deferred my Studies? Will I Be Penalized?

All our programmes are designed for working professionals. Learners who are unable to commit to the course requirement are advised to defer their studies to a later date. There is no academic penalty imposed on deferment. Please check with the respective programme advisor on the deferment cut-off date of the respective programmes.

Is Attendance Compulsory?

No, there is no minimum attendance requirement. Whilst there is no minimum attendance required for our programmes, students are recommended to attend 75% and above of all classes. Students who are unable to attend classes are strongly advised to watch all recordings before attempting any assessment or coursework.

Can I refer my friends or Colleagues?

Yes, graduate education are dynamic learning experience where you learn from your peers through discussion, reflection and case studies. As a gesture of goodwill, we will extend a referral fee of $400 (Masters Degree) or $200 (Graduate Diploma) for each successful referral. Terms and conditions apply.

Can I Graduate Overseas instead of Singapore?

The Masters degree conferred to you is exactly the same as awarded on campus. You are given a choice to graduate in Singapore or on campus in London or in United states.

How do I get started?

Please click on the Request Information Link below and speak with our programme advisor to get started.

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