Hyderabad, August 2022: The Institute of Analytics (IoA), UK, in association with the International Skill Development Corporation (ISDC), today launched the IoA Analyst Competency framework at a roundtable organised in Hyderabad. This is part of the Indian regional launch of the IoA Analyst Competency Framework. ISDC (International Skill Development Corporation) is a leading global provider for British education and skills, and also has a very active presence in India by working in partnership with an excess of 200 universities and higher education providers in India.
During the launch event, a roundtable discussion was held on developing future skills. Osmania University, Amity University, NMIMS Hyderabad, and GITAM University were among the prominent universities that attended the event. A panel of experts discussed the salient features and prospects of the analytical competency framework. The framework will be launched in Bengaluru and Mumbai region on the 20th and 24th of August 2022, respectively.
IoA is a professional body for analytics and data science professionals worldwide, with over 4500 members. The IoA develops and delivers analytical skills across a wide range of disciplines in collaboration with many Indian universities and institutes. On June 22nd, 2022, IoA launched the new Analyst Competency Framework at parliament in the UK.
Using this framework, organisations can upskill existing staff to become more data literate, as well as offer structured guidance to graduate trainees. Organizations can take advantage of data analytics opportunities through the framework, which offers over 7 years of professional preparation in various key skill areas.
Emphasizing the importance of analytics in the future, Mr. Tom Joseph; Executive Director, Strategy & Development at ISDC, said, “Analytics will be highly essential for skill development in the future. It is necessary for the effective use of data. We are thrilled to be working with IoA on the India regional launch of the IoA analyst competency framework. Our goals with this framework are to enable professionals to become data leaders of tomorrow. We are eager to work with more Indian universities and organisations to upskill themselves with data science and analytics as part of their career advancement plans. After successful launch in Hyderabad, we are looking forward to the framework launch in Bengaluru and Mumbai region”.