Learning Statistics with R

About the Workshop:

The workshop will be held every Sunday from November 21, 2021 to December 26, 2021 (1.30pm - 5pm) via online medium (through Zoom).

Focus of the Workshop:

Today we have ocean of data everywhere, and every second more than previous, data is generated. The workshop ‘Statistics with R’ covers the contents of an introductory statistics class and teaches the concepts using the R statistical software. The workshop will provide hands-on learning sessions about how to get started in R as well as giving an introduction to data manipulation and writing scripts. From a statistical perspective, the workshop will provide basic understanding of statistical concepts and their applications in solving management problems. The workshop would cover basics of descriptive statistics, inferential statistics, correlations, ANOVA, regressions and non-parametric tests.

The workshop will begin from a basic level and will help participants learn data analysis using R.

Learning Objectives:

Upon the completion of this workshop, the participants would learn:

1. Gain familiarity with R and R-Studio

2. Get introduced to data exploration using R-commander and graphs/plots in R

3. Learn the basic concepts of correlations, ANOVA and regressions.

4. Learn how to analyse data in R

5. Gain familiarity of doing ANOVA tests and regressions in R

6. Get introduced to non-parametric tests and their applications in data analysis.

Who should attend and prerequisites?

This workshop is designed for students (undergraduate, post-graduate, PhD and professionals) who work or will work in times to come with data. Any survey data, experimental data or stock data, needs analysis, will require analysis and inference.

Participants will be expected to have their laptops loaded with R, R Studio and Excel or any spread sheet Editor.

Registration Fees and Details:*

Full-time Post graduate and Graduate students (INDIA and SAARC countries): INR 2500/participant

Full-time doctoral students (INDIA and SAARC countries): INR 3000/participant

Part-time doctoral students and faculty (INDIA and SAARC countries): INR 5000/participant

Professionals (INDIA and SAARC countries): INR 7000/participant

International Students: USD 75/participant

International Faculty: USD 100/participant

International Professionals: USD 125/participant

*All Prices includes GST

EARLY-BIRD DISCOUNT*

Participants who register by November 10 will get a 20% discount.

Discounted Fees:

Full-time Post graduate and Graduate students (INDIA and SAARC countries): INR 2000/participant

Full-time doctoral students (INDIA and SAARC countries): INR 2400/participant

Part-time doctoral students and faculty (INDIA and SAARC countries):

INR 4000/participant

Professionals (INDIA and SAARC countries): INR 5600/participant

International Students: USD 60/participant

International Faculty: USD 80/participant

International Professionals: USD 100/participant

*All Prices includes GST

Workshop seats: 80

Last Date of Registration: November 20, 2021 or till seats fill.

Registration Payment Options:

1. NEFT (online transfer):

Account Name: Skills Edge

Account No.: 657005602092

Bank: ICICI Bank

IFS Code: ICIC0006570

2. Razorpay:

Domestic Participants (INDIA and SAARC countries): https://rzp.io/l/Roln2lEdFA

International Participants (INDIA and SAARC countries): https://rzp.io/l/CTPdYOg

After making the payment, please fill the registration form at: https://forms.gle/6UQ66Vs4GGXCWiZW9

Workshop Agenda:

The workshop will start on every Sunday from November 21, 2021 till December 26, 2021, 1.30pm to 5pm.

Detailed Agenda

Workshop Flyer

Contact Details:

Dr Manish Panchasara

Co-founder and Director, Skillsedge

Mobile: +91-8319864650

E-mail: info@skillsedge.co

About the Workshop Faculty (Prof. Harsh Pradhan):

Haarsh Pradhan is an Assistant Professor at Institute of Management Studies, Banaras Hindu University. Harsh Pradhan has completed Ph.D. from Shailesh J Mehta School of Management, IIT Bombay in the area of organization behaviour. He also holds MBA degree from IIT Delhi and B.E. from Delhi College of Engineering (DTU). Prior to joining the Institute of Management Studies, Banaras Hindu University, he has served as Assistant Professor at IIM Bodh Gaya and University School of Management and Entrepreneurship, Delhi Technological University. His research interests include concept like motivation, self-management, job performance. He has taught courses like organization development, human resource management, psychology, statistics for managers. He has acted as reviewer of international conferences and journal. He has many research papers in international journals and conferences to his credit. He also has two years of corporate experience.

Harsh can be contacted at harshpradhan@fmsbhu.ac.in. His full profile can be accessed at: https://www.bhu.ac.in/fms/coreFaculty/hpradhan.html.