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MPS in Analytics, Canada

MPS in Analytics, Canada

Batch Starts 30th Apr'2024

Abroad Intake Sep'2025

Key Benefits of the Program

  • INR8 Lakhs

    Significant savings of upto INR 8 Lakhs compared to studying full degree in Canada1

  • Upto36 Months

    Eligible for PGWP/Post Study Work/OPT visa application after graduation1

  • CAD95 K

    Average salary in Canada after completion of the course1

Program Structure and Fees

MPS in Analytics is a 23 months course where in the first 8 months you will be studying online with IIIT Bangalore. Tuition fees for Online course is INR 4,07,000 . For the next 15 months, you will be going to Canada and studying on-campus at Northeastern University. Tuition fees for Northeastern University is approximately CAD 35,904. You will also have to incur approximately CAD 20,635 per annum as living costs in Canada.

The MPS in Analytics program is a STEM-designated graduate degree that addresses the growing demand from employers for skilled analysts. It teaches students the core competencies crucial for success in the field: Statistics/Mathematics, Analytics Systems Technology, Business Intelligence, Advanced Analytics, Business Process/Management, Business Analytics Agility, Communicating with Data, Leadership/Data Governance, Policy and Ethics. By engaging in real-world projects within sponsoring organizations, students gain practical experience and develop the necessary skills to extract, develop, deliver, and implement data analysis for tactical and strategic decision-making in organizations.
  1. Country


    Course Name

    • Advanced Certificate Program in Data Science


    • Students who have appeared for 10 + 2 examinations, (e.g. A level, CBSE, HSC, IBDP, ISC, etc.) from science stream with 60% marks or above.
    • B.Engg / BTech / B.Sc / BCA in CS/IT with minimum 65% marks or 3 GPA. The maximum backlogs (ATKTs) accepted will be 3.

    Tuition Fees

    INR 4,07,000

    Cost of Living


    Mode of Teaching



    8 months

  2. Country


    Course Name

    • MPS in Analytics


    • An aggregate score of 3.0 GPA and above in the Advanced Certificate Program in Data Science with a minimum of 3.0 GPA in each course.
    • English Proficiency Requirements are TOEFL iBT >= 79 with a writing portion of 20 or IELTS score >= 6.5 with no band lower than 6 or PTE >= 53 or Duolingo >= 105.

    Tuition Fees

    ~ CAD 35,904

    Cost of Living

    ~ CAD 20,635 Per annum

    Mode of Teaching



    1 year 3 months

Other Benefits

  • Dual certification - IIIT Bangalore as well as Northeastern University, Canada
  • Eligible to apply for up to 36-months PGWP after graduation
  • Northeastern University is featured at #44 Best Universities in the US as per USNWR
  • As per the QS World University Rankings 2023, Northeastern is ranked at #388
  • Ranked #4 for its Career Services Nationally in the US as per USNWR
  • In-built TOEFL/IELTS prep to be provided by upGrad
  • World Class Faculty Members & Industry Experts
  • Dedicated Student Success Team
About IIIT Bangalore
Known for its practice oriented learning and entrepreneurial support, IIIT Bangalore is an independent institution and a deemed university. Till date, IIIT Bangalore has incubated more than 20 startups and published more than 1000 publications. IIITB’s outstanding faculty, curriculum and pedagogy ensures that their graduate programs are ranked amon the best in the country. Their students have been well received by industry, and have been placed with some of the leading companies in the IT industry. ...Read more
About Northeastern University, Canada
Founded in 1898, Northeastern University is a global research university renowned for its leadership in experiential lifelong learning. The institution's distinctive approach integrates real-world experience with education, research, and innovation, empowering students, faculty, alumni, and partners to make a significant impact worldwide.Northeasten's global university system offers a wealth of opportunities for its community, academic institutions, government entities, and industry partners to think locally and act globally. With 13 campuses spread across the United States, United Kingdom, and Canada, a vast network of over 300,000 alumni, and partnerships with 3,000 organizations worldwide, Northeastern serves as a platform for scaling ideas, talent, and solutions.The university provides personalized, experiential undergraduate and graduate programs across 10 colleges and schools. These programs culminate in degrees ranging from bachelor's to doctorate, with a focus on the intersection of data, technology, and human literacies. This unique emphasis ensures that Northeastern graduates are well-prepared for the careers of the future and lead lives of fulfilment and accomplishment.Northeastern's research enterprise holds an R1 Carnegie classification, indicating its dedication to finding solutions that address global challenges. Faculty scholars and students collaborate in interdisciplinary teams that span not only academic disciplines but also sectors, working together to solve interconnected global issues. Their efforts are driven by a commitment to transformative impact for humankind.As an integral part of Northeastern University, the College of Professional Studies (CPS) offers lifelong experiential learning opportunities. CPS empowers individuals at all stages and walks of life through a diverse range of programs, including undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral programs. These programs equip graduates with the necessary skills to excel in the global workplace and distinguish themselves among their peers. ...Read more
About Canada
Canada is expected to welcome 753000 international students by 2023. From working towards increasing the inflow of international students to ensuring that every student gets equitable treatment, Canada is becoming a promising study destination for international students.Canada offers a high quality of education aligned with state-of-the-art facilites. Let's look at a few reasons why you should study in Canada.Research OpportunitiesWhy study in Canada?One of the main reasons for choosing Canada as your study destination is its education system which is focused on research and development. If you want to pursue your studies as a research scholar, there is no better option than Canada. Moreover, almost all programs are research-oriented.AffordabilityStudying in Canada for international students is quite affordable. Canada is a top choice, with lower living costs and affordable tuition fees. Moreover, many universities and the government of Canada roll out numerous scholarships for international students. These scholarships can help you in pursuing your studies at your dream college. Also, universities allow students to work part-time as a means to support themselves.Rich Cultural DiversityCanada is termed as one of the most hospitable countries in the world, owing to its rich and multicultural environment. In Canada, you can witness beautiful and mesmerizing events like the NHL Hockey, the Montreal International Jazz Festival, and Poutine Week.Career OpportunitiesMany students that pursue their higher education in Canada are known to find an employment opportunity within three months of their graduation. Moreover, the students are given a post-graduation work permit that allows them to work after completing their studies in Canada.Top UniversitiesCanada offers its students a high quality of education, the best universities, and highly experienced faculty. The country is home to various top-ranking universities. Many students are attracted to the best universities in Canada, as they are bestowed with the best facilities and offer excellent opportunities in the long run. A degree from a Canadian university is internationally recognized, and some of the top-ranking universities in the country are the University of Toronto, McGill University, and the University of British Columbia. ...Read more

Career Opportunities


  • Business Manager

    CAD 71,502 Annually 1

  • Business Intelligence Analyst

    CAD 84,037 Annually 1

  • Information Manager

    CAD 83,737 Annually 1

  • Data Integration Engineer

    CAD 84,110 Annually 1

  • Data Analyst

    CAD 60,517 Annually 1


IIIT BangaloreAdvanced Certificate Program in Data Science


Northeastern University, CanadaMPS in Analytics

  • 300+

    Hours of Learning

  • 7+

    Case Study & Projects

  • 25+

    Live Sessions

  • 3+

    Tools & Softwares

Frequently Asked Questions

Course Curriculum

What is the scope of the MPS in Analytics program?

The MPS in Analytics is an engaging yet rigorous 8 months online (with IIIT-Bangalore) and 15-months on-campus (Northeastern University, Canada) program designed for learners to develop practical knowledge and skills, establish a professional network, and accelerate entry into the field of management, informatics and information technology. The student as part of this program will receive dual certification - an Advanced Certificate Program in Data Science from IIIT Bangalore and a Master’s degree in MPS in Analytics from Northeastern University, Canada.

What should I expect from MPS in Analytics?

Northeastern University's MPS in Analytics program equips students with the skills needed to meet the high demand in the field of data analytics. The curriculum focuses on essential areas such as statistics, technology, and business intelligence, and provides hands-on experience through real-world projects. With diverse programming options, students can tailor their studies to align with their interests and career goals. Additionally, the program facilitates the development of a strong professional network, allowing students to connect with industry leaders. Graduates of the program can pursue rewarding careers as Data Analysts, Data Scientists, Business Analysts, Data Engineers, Risk Analysts, Market Research Analysts, Machine Learning Engineers, and Data Visualization Specialists. Upon program completion, students also have the opportunity to apply for PGWP in Canada., and receive support from Northeastern University Career Services to kickstart their careers in Canada.

Which topics are going to be covered as part of the online coursework?

The program is designed for professionals with limited data analytics experience to help them build their understanding from the basics to an advanced level. The program covers tools such as Python, MySQL and Excel, as well as important Data Science concepts such as statistics and exploratory data analytics, regression, clustering, tree models, model selection, principal component analysis, machine learning & artificial intelligence, Aligned Mathematical Theory, applications, signal processing and many more.

What type of learning experience should I expect from the online coursework?

The online learning experience will be a mix of interactive lectures from industry leaders as well as world-renowned faculty. Additionally, the program comprises live lectures dedicated to solving your academic queries and reinforcing learning. The on-campus learning experience will offer students the opportunity to engage directly with faculty.

Is any certification granted at the end of the program?3

Post successful completion of the online program, an Advanced Certificate Program in Data Science certificate would be awarded from IIIT Bangalore and on completion of the on-campus degree program, a Master's degree in MPS in Analytics shall be conferred upon by Northeastern University.

Can I sign up only for a few specific modules if I am interested in it?

No, the program is designed to be completed in its entirety, and cannot be taken as standalone modules.

What is a co-op program at Northeastern University?

Co-op programs at Northeastern University are academic programs that combine classroom learning with practical work experience in a professional setting. Students have the opportunity to gain real-world skills, industry connections, and enhance their resumes through immersive full-time work opportunities. 

Does this course at Northeastern University offer a co-op component?

Yes, this program has a co-op component. Students enrolled in this course will have the opportunity to participate in a co-op experience, allowing them to apply their classroom knowledge in real-world work setting.

How do I enroll in the program, and when do I need to declare a Graduate Co-op track?

Once students are on campus, they should contact their graduate academic advisor to declare a Graduate Co-op concentration. Students start their first co-op the second semester of their sophomore year or during the summer after their sophomore year.

Will I be paid during Graduate co-op?

In many cases, co-op opportunities are paid positions. However, compensation varies depending on the industry, job market, or other special circumstances. Whether paid or unpaid, all of our co-ops offer unparalleled industry experience with a variety of employers.

What are the various work locations available for Graduate co-op opportunities at Northeastern University?

At Northeastern University in Toronto, graduate co-op opportunities are available in a wide range of industries and sectors. Students can explore fields such as technology and software development, finance and banking, marketing and advertising, healthcare and pharmaceuticals, engineering and manufacturing, media and entertainment, and consulting and professional services. Toronto's vibrant job market provides diverse professional experiences and access to industry connections. Northeastern's co-op coordinators assist students in finding suitable placements for a rewarding co-op experience in Toronto.

How much commitment does a co-op program require?

While full time co-op shall require a commitment of 32-40 hours/week over 3-6 months, Part-time co-op shall require a commitment of 15-31 hours/week over 3-6 months.

About Northeastern University, Canada

Why should you pursue MPS in Analytics from Northeastern University, Canada?

  • Students can choose from diverse programming options with industry-defined curricula and a credit-bearing experiential requirement.
  • Students build a comprehensive portfolio of real-world projects highlighting their proficiency in essential technologies, visualization, and communication techniques.
  • Ability to learn to translate information into actionable recommendations, showcasing their extensive skill set and capabilities.
  • Students acquire a core analytical skillset, a solid base for further developing specialized technical skills or industry-specific applications.
  • Students become part of a vast network of analytics professionals, fostering valuable connections and collaborations within the field.
  • The opportunity to build connections with industry leaders and peers allows students to leverage their Northeastern education beyond their formal academic journey.
  • Students are encouraged to anticipate and actively contribute to the future direction of data analytics, shaping the field with innovative ideas and insights.
  • Northeastern University alums hold positions at renowned companies like Dell EMC, JPMorgan Chase & Co., ADP, Staples, and Interactive Data, serving in roles related to Information Technology, Operations, Program and Project Management, Business Development, and Entrepreneurship.

Can international students work to pay for their educational expenses?

International students on a Canadian student visa have the opportunity to engage in part-time employment for a maximum of 20 hours per week during academic terms and 40 hours/week during their term breaks. The compensation against part-time employment will be governed by the Federal labor laws on minimum wages. Such an employment is contingent to the success of a job search and may not be perceived as entitlement to a fixed opportunity. 

Will I be supported for TOEFL/IELTS/PTE or other English language exams during this program?

Yes, upGrad will help you prepare for the English proficiency test to establish your current English proficiency to be eligible for the Master's program in Canada.

When will I go to Northeastern University, Canada?

Northeastern University offers 2 intakes for students coming through the accelerator route. The first intake of the year will be Fall (September)  intake and the second intake of the year will be Winter (January). Though the application process for Northeastern University will start during the IIIT Bangalore online program, you will be able to go to Northeastern University in the nearest intake which is at least 3 months away from completion of your IIIT Bangalore program.

When will I get an Offer Letter from Northeastern University?

upGrad will apply for you to Northeastern University once all the documents are provided by you (as given in the offer letter issued to you by upGrad). Apart from the documents mentioned in the offer letter of Northeastern University you will have to give proof of English proficiency for application of admission in Northeastern University. upGrad will support you to get your English proficiency scores within 3 months of the start of the batch to accelerate this process.

Do living costs differ based on the campus I choose?

Living costs will vary depending on the selected campus, with learners required to maintain a minimum of CAD 20,635.

Selection Criteria

How do I know if the program is right for me?

This program is for:
  • Strong academic background, particularly in the Science stream, is desirable.
  • Ideal for individuals seeking career opportunities as Project Manager, Sales Manager, Financial Analysts, Business Manager, Cybersecurity Analysts
  • Learners who are seeking to build their career as a Data Analysts
  • Individuals seeking to meet the growing demand for skilled analysts, as it provides a graduate degree that teaches core competencies crucial for success in the field, along with practical experience in real-world projects.

Is there any minimum educational qualification required to take this program?

To be eligible for the program, the following criteria need to be fulfilled: 
For IIIT Bangalore:
  • Students who have appeared for 10 + 2 examinations, (e.g. A level, CBSE, HSC, IBDP, ISC, etc.) from science stream with 60% marks or above.
  • B.Engg / BTech / B.Sc / BCA in CS/IT with minimum 65% marks or 3 GPA. Maximum backlogs (ATKTs) accepted will be 3.
 For Northeastern University
  • An aggregate score of 3.0 GPA and above in the Advanced Certificate Program in Data Science with a minimum of 3.0 GPA in each course.
  • English Proficiency Requirements are TOEFL iBT >= 79 with a writing portion of 20 or IELTS score >= 6.5 with no band lower than 6 or PTE >= 53 or Duolingo >= 105.

Is work experience required for this course?

A relevant professional work experience is recommended but not mandatory.

What is the selection process for this program?

There are 4 simple steps in the Admission Process which is detailed as.
Step 1- Complete Application -Complete your application and submit the required details. The Admissions Committee will then review your application - which include your work experience & educational background.
Step 2- Apply for the Scholarship- Submit your Statement of Purpose to join a IIITB program.
Step 3- Get Shortlisted & Receive the Offer Letter- Upon qualifying, an Offer Letter will be sent to you confirming your admission to the course.
Step 4- Block your Seat - Block your seat with an initial payment of INR 25,000 to enroll into the Program. Begin your leadership journey.

What are the list of documents required for the application ?

  • Scanned copy of the Class 12th Transcript
  • Scanned Copy of the Undergraduate Degree, Transcripts and Semester Marksheets
  • Scanned copies of passport
  • Statement of Purpose (500-1000 words)
  • Two letter of recommendation (Academic/Professional)
  • Resume
  • Proof of English Proficiency (TOEFL iBT, IELTS, PTE, etc.)

Time Commitment

What is the expected time commitment for this program during the online coursework?

At least 12-15 hours per week of time commitment is expected to be able to complete the program.

How will my doubts/questions be addressed during the online coursework?

Peer-to-peer discussion forum where you can post your queries and your peers/faculty/teaching assistants answer your queries within a day. Regular Q&A sessions with faculty to get clarification on conceptual doubts.


No cost CC EMI FAQ's

0% EMI with Finance partners /Credit card option availability will vary program wise.

1. Which banks allow using 0% Credit card EMI or Credit card EMI?
No cost EMI is available on credit cards from all major banks (American Express, Bank of Baroda, HDFC Bank, ICICI Bank, IndusInd Bank, Kotak Mahindra Bank, RBL Bank, Standard Chartered, Axis Bank, Yes Bank, State Bank of India, CITIBANK and HSBC)
2. Is there any minimum transaction limit ?
Yes. 50000 is the minimum.

3. Standard Chartered Bank offers 18 or 24 months No Cost EMI ?
No. ONLY 12 months is available irrespective of the Program enrolled.

4. Will I have to pay any extra amount for the EMI transaction?
If you are availing 0% credit card EMI, upGrad will not charge any processing fees or down payment for these transactions. Your bank may levy GST or other taxes on the interest component of the EMI.

5. Are there any fees or down payment?
Certain banks charge nominal processing fees between INR 99 - 500 on 0% Credit Card EMI transaction. If charged, will be billed in the first repayment installment.

6. Can I use my International credit card for 0% credit EMI or Credit Card EMI?
Only the Indian bank credit cards can be used. But you can pay the amount using the Credit card option in one shot / part payments, and later you can convert into EMI from your respective bank. The tenures and interest charged will depend on your bank. upGrad will not charge any processing fees or down payment for these transactions, this will be purely between you and your bank.

7. Are there any charges in case I opt for cancellation/refund from the course after paying balance with no cost EMI ?
Yes, there will be additional charges to the extent of interest paid by the upGrad to the bank, you will be refunded only Principal amount, i.e. the amount actually deducted/blocked from your card. This deduction will be in addition to the amount mentioned in the refund policy shared with your offer letter.

8. Can I Pay Using Multiple Credit Cards ?
Multiple cards can be used to complete the payments using Part payment option make sure to inform the learner, minimum transaction is INR 50000 to opt for 0% CC EMI E.g. Amount to be paid: 150000. I can pay using 2 Credit cards. Yes, Example :
HDFC Card – Part payment – INR 100000
ICICI Card – Part payment – INR 50000

9. How can I opt for Credit card EMI if my bank is not listed in the 0% Credit card EMI or Credit card EMI?
You can pay the amount using the Credit card option in one shot / part payments, and later you can convert into EMI from your respective bank. The tenures and interest charged will depend on your bank. upGrad will not charge any processing fees or down payment for these transactions.

10. Why is the entire amount blocked on my credit card?
Initially your bank will block the entire amount from your available purchase limit and from your next billing cycle, you will be charged the EMI amount. As you start paying your EMI, your credit limit will be released accordingly. For example, if you have made a payment of ₹100000 on 6-months EMI and your credit limit is ₹200,000 then initially your bank will block your credit limit by ₹100000. After payment of your first month EMI of Rs.15000, the blocked amount will come down to ₹85000.

11. Why is interest getting charged on No Cost EMI?
Your bank will charge you interest. However, this interest charge has been provided to you as an upfront discount at the time of your payment, effectively giving you the benefit of a No cost EMI. The total amount paid during the entire EMI tenure to the bank will be equal to the amount to be paid to upGrad.

Eg. Amount payable to upGrad: INR 405000
Let's say Amount deducted at the time of transaction: INR 379850 (Principal amount) Bank charges interest of 12-15% per annum on INR 379850
[Note: Interest factor is reducing rate and not Flat rate]
EMI AMOUNT = INR 33750 x 12 = INR 405000
Effectively, you have taken loan on 379,850 instead of 405,000

Refund Policy

Is there any deferral or refund policy for this program?

Refund Policy: 
  1. Students must pay an applicable Caution Amount for the enrollment to the Program. This Caution Amount will be adjustable against the total Program fee payable by the student.
  2. Once the student has made a partial or full payment of Program fee, such student can claim a refund for this amount at any time before the cohort commencement date by raising a refund request through ‘My applications’ page on our website (www.upgrad.com), stating the specific reason for the refund. The refund shall be subject to a deduction of INR. 20,000/- towards processing fee. If less than INR. 20,000/- have been paid in total, students shall not be eligible for any refund in such a case.
  3. Students shall not be eligible for a refund (under any circumstances) if the refund request is raised post-program/Batch Start Date. In such a case, the student will continue to pay the EMI of his loan (if applicable), as the loan cannot be canceled. This is also applicable to students who could not complete their payment and could not get enrolled in their opted cohort. However, the student can request a Pre-Program deferral as per the policy defined below for the same.
  4. Student shall not be eligible for refund of any amount paid towards the Program in case any discrepancy is identified between your application and self-attested documents including but not limited to wrong details about your grades or any other incorrect information provided in your application.
  5. In case of a valid refund request post obtaining the loan from a third party credit facility provider, we would like to clarify that the responsibility of canceling the loan will lie with the student as upGrad is not privy to such arrangements between the student and the third party credit facility provider.
  6. If students do not provide documents as per the timeline mentioned in the offer letter, they will be deferred to the next batch but they will not be eligible for any refunds.
  7. You shall not be eligible for refund of any amount paid towards the Program in case any discrepancy is identified between your application and self-attested documents including but not limiting to wrong details about your grades or any other incorrect information provided in your application.
 Deferral Policy: (Pre- Program Commencement) 
  • If a student, due to unavoidable circumstances is unable to commence with the cohort and requests for a deferral before the cohort starts, we provide the opportunity for the student to defer to another batch.  However, if a student is deferring from his assigned cohort batch mentioned in the offer letter, the student will not be eligible for any refund post the deferral.
  • However, the student will be required to pay 50% of the total course fee amount (inclusive of taxes) before the deferral can be approved. Till this is completed, the student will be assumed to be continuing in the same cohort.
  • A student can request for deferral only once and to either of the scheduled cohorts to start in the next 1 year from the batch start date of the initial batch the student enrolled for.
  • The student has time till the current cohort launch date to make the payment of the 50% program fee, post which the deferral request will expire. Once the deferral window expires and the student now asks for a refund, the above-mentioned applicable refund policy will apply.
  • The fee applicable to the deferred student will be as per prevailing fee for the batch student as opted to defer to (No additional deferral fee is required to be paid).
  Deferral Policy: (Post Program Commencement) 
  • If a student is facing severe issues in dedicating time to the course, we provide the opportunity for the student to defer to another batch.
  • A student can request for deferral only once and to either of the scheduled cohorts to start in the next 1 year from the batch start date of the initial batch the student enrolled for.
  • The student will be required to pay deferral fees of 10% of the total course amount fee + Taxes if any along with the differential program fees between the two cohorts.
  • The deferral request will be approved once the deferral fee is paid.
  • Till this is completed, the student will be assumed to be continuing in the same cohort.
  • The student has 7 days (including holidays and weekends) from the date of deferral request to make the payment of the deferral fee post which the deferral request will expire, and the student will continue as part of the current cohort.
  • If the student completes the deferral payment, the student’s login will be disabled, the student will leave the deferred cohort and the student will start learning on the new cohort from the point of the last assignment that was graded in the deferred cohort. All grades and progress till that point will be carried forward as it is to the new cohort. For clarification, the grades of the graded assignments will be carried forward, whether the student had submitted these grading during the initial stage.
  • The deferral can only be requested during the batch for which the student has enrolled is ongoing. Once the batch has been completed, deferral requests shall not be entertained. For clarification, the batch completion here shall mean the “last grace deadline” as communicated by upGrad.
 Deferral policy applicable only for International Institute of Information Technology, Bangalore (“IIIT Bangalore”) 
 • The first deferral request to any program offered by IIIT Bangalore (pre-program commencement or post-program commencement) shall be free for one time.
  • The Executive Post Graduate Program learners should complete the course in a maximum duration of 3 years from the initial batch start date.
  • The Advanced Certificate Program learners should complete the course in a maximum duration of 2 years from the initial batch start date.
  • The Professional Advanced Certificate Program learners should complete the course in a maximum duration of 2 years from the initial batch start date.
  1. The above statistics depend on various factors and individual results may vary. Past performance is no guarantee of future results.
  2. The student assumes full responsibility for all expenses associated with visas, travel, and related costs. upGrad does not provide any assurance or make representations regarding visa approval or the procurement of the visa.
  3. upGrad does not grant credit; credits are granted, accepted or transferred at the sole discretion of an educational institution. upGrad does not make any representations regarding the recognition or equivalence of the credits or credentials awarded, unless otherwise expressly stated. If you intend to pursue a post graduate or doctorate degree upon completion of this course or apply for employment which requires specific credits, we advise you to enquire further regarding the suitability of this degree for your academic and/or professional requirements before enrolling.
  4. Please note that the financial support provided by a third-party credit facilitator for the program is in the form of a Personal Loan, not an Educational Loan. This distinction means that the loan does not come with tax benefits or other amenities. We strongly advise all learners to carefully consider this information before proceeding with enrollment.