IABAC Global Certifications

IABAC is the world’s largest professional association, certifying professionals through credentialing framework based on EDISON, EU funded initiative to develop Data Science body of Knowledge.

The credentialing framework has assessment based certification scheme in domains of Business Analytics, Data Science and Artificial Intelligence. The scheme provides various certifications from beginners to experienced professionals and structured as knowledge area verticals.

IABAC certification is recognized worldwide and is highly sought after by potential employers. These can help professionals of various experience levels to quickly develop skills and capabilities to align themselves to global best practices.


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What is IABAC?

IABAC stands for the International Association of Business Analytics Certification. IABAC is a globally recognized body with the founding principles of EDISON®, a European commission program. The IABAC credentialing framework is based on the EDISON Data Science Framework (EDSF) and provides various levels of certifications from beginners to accomplished professionals. As of 2019, IABAC stands as the world’s largest Data Science professional association with the issuance of 20,000+ assessment-based certifications.

What is EDISON - European Commission Program?

EDISON stands for Education for Data-Intensive Science to Open New science frontiers. EDISON is a European Union-funded program for developing a Data Science body of knowledge and tools to boost data science education and encourage the emergence of data science professionals. The goal is to speed-up the increase in the number of competent and qualified data science professionals across the world. EDISON Data Science Framework (EDSF) gathers training materials and information to assist educators, trainers, employers, and research infrastructure managers in identifying, recruiting and inspiring the data science professionals of the future

Why IABAC Certification?

IABAC is an independent body with the foundation principles from the EDISON - European Commission Program. IABAC emerged as the world’s first and largest professional association providing global assessment-based certifications based on the standard credentialing framework. IABAC certification provides a globally valid authenticity for professional knowledge and skills in respective domains of Business Analytics, Data Science and Artificial Intelligence.

Does IABAC provide courses on Data Science?

While IABAC does not directly deliver the course, it sets the standards and curriculum for training providers. IABAC has a global network of training providers, called Authorized Training Provider (ATP). To find a ATP in your region click here.

Can I obtain certification without work experience?

Yes. IABAC certifications don’t have work experience as a mandatory prerequisite.

How do I apply for the certification?

There are two channels. 1. You can directly apply for iabac.org official website and follow the registration process. 2. You can book exams through the IABAC global network of Education Partners. For more information check https://www.iabac.org/partners

How long does it take to become certified?

The results would be shown immediately after a candidate finishes and submit the test online. Successful candidates would receive a printed certificate that would be mailed to the respective email address. For more information, visit www.iabac.org

What IDs are accepted?

All government-issued identification photo identification proofs are accepted. The valid proofs include. 1. Drivers License 2. Citizenship Card 3. Passport 4. Employee ID (if employed in Govt organizations)

What is IABAC Digital Badge?

IABAC Digital Badge is an indicator of successful accomplishment of IABAC certifications that can be verified online and displayed or shared on professional networking sites such as Linkedin.com

Do I have to pay extra for my badge?

No. IABAC Digital Badge is a part of the certification fee and you don't need to pay extra.

What is the process to change my name on the certificate?

You need to send an email to care@iabac.org with the request along with supporting documents.


What is the IABAC Corporate Partnership ?

IABAC is a Certification provider in Data Science and Business Analytics courses. It doesn't provide any training by itself but facilitates the availability of various certification courses in Data Science and Business Analytics to corporate bodies.

Why should one opt for IABAC corporate partnership ?

IABAC is a certification body that provides corporate certifications that are recognized on a global platform. It functions based on the principles of the Edison Data Science Framework- A project initiated by the European Commission. Hence the certification provided by IABAC to corporates helps to add value for the professionals.

What is the process for becoming a partner ?

The process of becoming a partner with IABAC consist of the following steps:-

  • i). Application Process
  • ii). Review of application
  • iii). Clarification
  • iv). Decision Making
Does IABAC provide the course materials ?

Yes, IABAC provides course content to corporates, once the partnership is confirmed. In the form of books and other materials for training.

Does the IABAC Certifications help to make any value additions to corporates ?

IABAC is an internationally recognized certification body, the course contents are designed in tune with the industry demands. Opting for an IABAC certification helps any professional to get well acquainted with the practical applications of Business Analytics and Data Science to industry cases.