IIM Visakhapatnam inaugurated the 5-day AICTE ATAL Online Faculty Development Program (FDP) on Data Analytics for Research and Publication on 4 October 2021. Dr M Chandrasekhar, Director IIM Visakhapatnam, delivered the inaugural talk. Dr Amit Shankar, Program Director, also addressed the audience.

The objective of the online FDP program is to provide the participants an insight into different data analysis tools and techniques used in management research. The FDP will provide 200 participants from the academic world training in data analysis tools such as MS Excel, SPSS, and R.