Five-day FDP on “Data Analytics using R programming” was organised by SOM from April 10th-14th 2021 . FDP attracted participants from across India we, had 38 participants out of which 24 participants were enrolled from external to Presidency University, Bangalore. FDP was inaugurated by Dr. Gunjeet Kaur,Dean School of Management. FDP format was innovative with 2 days of hand on sessions on R Programming where we taught basics of R programming ,different data structures,hypothesis testing,ANOVA/MANOVA and Regression analysis. Next two days session were engaged by guest speakers from Industry .Mr.Brijesh Madhavan, CEO, Curvelogics Pvt Ltd & Co-Founder, Gnobiosys and Ms.Swarna Guptha, Manager – Decision Sciences Banking Industry shared their insights on Analytical advances in Business World .Self-Assessment test on R programming which was shared after hands on sessions were discussed with solutions on fifth day The trainers for the hands-on R programming sessions were Dr.Rosewine Joy, Dr.V.Gajapath , Dr.N.Srikanth Reddy & Dr.Pramod Kumar Panday faculty,SOM.