Start Dates
1st and 15th of every month
London School of Business & Finance
3 to 4 months
Awarded by
London School of Business and Finance
Endorsed by
Institute of Administrative Management
When it comes to decision making and problem solving in global business, the accurate collection and analysis of data is crucial.
Learn how managers conduct financial analysis, market research, and audits using statistical applications. Acquire systematic tools for evaluating business performance, forecasting sales, and sustaining quality control. Gain an understanding of basic statistical concepts and learn how managers utilise these techniques to ensure continual business growth.

Learning Outcomes

Graduates of this advanced certificate programme will possess career-ready skills in:

  • Formulating plans and policies
  • Interpreting statistical reports and the ability to evaluate the design of a study or report
  • Presenting data in a way that facilitates communication, and avoiding the misuse of data
  • Identifying the relationships between various statistical factors and testing their comparative strengths
  • Your programme modules and learning content are delivered via the Canvas study platform, and feature the following resources:

    • Professionally produced video lectures created by leading business practitioners
    • A designated tutor who will provide support and feedback throughout your programme
    • Case studies and discussion questions to enhance your understanding of theory in context
    • Downloadable e-books and free library resources to aid your assignment writing and research
    • Access to online forums where you can share and discuss new concepts with fellow students and professionals from around the world
    • A good level of English language ability is recommended
    • Relevant work experience is an asset, but no work experience is required
  • This Advanced Certificate will develop knowledge and competency in the following sub-topics:

    • Interpreting statistical reports and the ability to evaluate the design of a study or report
    • Condensing a mass of data into a comprehendible numerical measures
    • Presenting data in a way that facilitates communication, and avoiding the misuse of data
    • Identifying relationships among various factors and testing the strength of these relationships
    • Formulating plans and policies

    You will be formally assessed once during the programme, which will consist of a written report of up to 3,500 words. Completing this assignment to a satisfactory standard is a mandatory requirement.

  • Class Profile

    Based on all online student classes of 2016



I loved the international aspect of studying online. It’s a very rewarding learning environment. I am absolutely happy with my choice, I’d do it again.
— Daniela Rochow, Germany
Brinsley Bailey
I love everything about the platform. It is so easy to navigate and the fact that I can access my work, view the online libraries, and talk to my classmates in one area is very useful.
— Brinsley Bailey, United Kingdom
Khanyiso Welile Giorgi
It would be ungracious to leave without extending a warm hand of gratitude for the cool and efficient manner in which you deal with all our queries (big and small).
Khanyiso Welile Giorgi, South Africa
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