What is SAP Education?
SAP Education can help you / your organization
reap significant benefits, including:
· Faster, more
cost-effective initial implementations
· Better acceptance among
end users, with decreased support costs
· Ongoing, optimal return
on your software investment
· Faster adaptation to new
releases and changes in business practices
The curriculum combines business, academic and
technical skills to broaden students understanding in the theory and
application of information technology in business.
What is SAP training? How different is it? What
relevant course should I take?
The SAP eAcademy is the most comprehensive and
cost effective training offered for all SAP R/3 and mySAP products.
Regardless of whether you have an exposure to SAP or not, the eAcademy offers
courses that help to develop and enhance your skills. The eAcademy delivers a
hands-on classroom environment followed by an intensive case study to discuss
implementation requirements of SAP Systems. The eAcademy ends with a certification
where your acquired skills of SAP are tested and evaluated by SAP, which is a
benchmark to enter the SAP industry.
What are the prerequisites to pursue an SAP
To take any Functional module, you need to have a
minimum of 1-2 years of industrial experience in the relevant business
function. To take the technical module of SAP you need to be strong in
A candidate should also possess educational
qualifications like BE / B.Tech / B.Sc. (IT or CS) / BCA / MCA / M.Sc (CS or
IT) / MBA / MCom / CA or equivalent credentials.
How does SAP training help? Who can pursue this?
SAP Training develops skills and experience in
the practical management and application of technology. It is for everyone -
from everyday users to senior management. The course has been designed and
developed directly by SAP's Educational Services. There are also short duration
courses like TERP-10, which will give an overview of the entire gamut of SAP’s
How is the eAcademy’s OLT (Online Training)
program different from an ILT (Instructor led Training)?
The contents of the eAcademy’s Online Training (OLT)
course is the same as the ILT (Instructor led Training) course, with the added
benefit of flexibility of time and pace. An added benefit is no dependence on
the quality of an instructor and the advantage of a virtual one on one learning
classroom. The cost is only an half of ILT courses and modules in latest version (SAP i2010).
How is the course delivered?
The course is delivered to you via the SAP
Learning Management System (LMS), a state of the art e-learning platform. Our
center in Chennai is connected to the SAP LMS via a secure Citrix gateway over
a dedicated SIFY connectivity.
How good is the infrastructure, in comparison to
other training centers?
We provide a comfortable and professional
learning ambience. Our center has a dedicated air-conditioned training room
fully equipped with the latest computer hardware and software and high-quality
multimedia facility. The training room is open for all seven days
between 8 A.M. to 10.00 P.M. (Except on National holidays)
Our center is located in heart of Chennai at Anna
Several companies / training institutes offer
SAP training with guaranteed placements. Are these trainings genuine and are
the certificates valid?
No, only SAP Authorized Education Partners for
eAcademy can offer training and certification direct from SAP AG, Germany
No other institutions are authorized to conduct
SAP eAcademy (Online Learning) Training. We would strongly advise not to go to
such institutes. Training provided by them is not recognized by SAP and its
partners / customers.
can view all the Authorized training centers in SAP website http://www.sap.com/asia/services/education/centres/partners.epx
Does SAP provide placements after successful
completion of training?
SAP does not guarantee placements but SAP and its
education partners inform candidates about the opportunities available in
companies who have a requirement for SAP certified consultants. We are
providing 100% placement assistance for qualified candidates. SAP conduct job
fairs exclusively for SAP Certified professionals every month.
If I have undertaken SAP training in another
institute (other than the SAP Authorized partners) can I pursue only the
SAP does not recognize trainings undertaken at
any institute other than the ones mentioned above. Certification Exams cannot
be taken separately by such candidates
Is the course theoretical or hands-on?
SAP Training is a combination of theory and
practice on the systems. Candidates are connected to SAP servers for completing
Why do I need SAP consultant certification?
SAP offers consultants the opportunity to obtain
recognition of their SAP System knowledge by taking a Certification Test. The
certificate provides customers with assurance that the consultant has passed
the SAP Project know-how, which is required to successfully implement SAP for
Certified SAP consultants are integrated in a
tightly knit information network with SAP, yielding greater quality and more
up-to-date knowledge to benefit customers.
What are my career prospects after SAP
SAP is the largest business applications company
in the world with over 50,000 customers. It has a 65% share of the ERP market
worldwide. In India alone SAP has over 50% market share with over 3000
customers. The SAP eco-system consists of partners like the Big 5 consulting
firms, Indian System Integrators and IT services companies. Most large and mid
size companies in India and abroad use SAP as their mission critical IT
application. Different Industry verticals served by SAP are Retail, Public
sector, Oil & Gas, Engineering, Automotive, Construction, Healthcare,
Banking & Financial Services, and Media etc.
What is the format of the examination?
The certification exam for core modules consists
of 80 questions, which lasts for 3 hours. The no. of questions / duration may
vary for advanced area. The questions are objective in nature. These
examinations are release-specific and reflect the actual tasks of an SAP
consultant. The exams are standardized worldwide and carried out under the
supervision of SAP invigilators.
What level of knowledge is tested?
The exam tests the knowledge required by a junior
consultant to work as a productive member of project team under the supervision
of an experienced SAP consultant. The certificate shows that the consultant has
sound knowledge of the SAP system in the area in which he/she has been tested.
How will I know if I have passed?
The result will be immediately displayed in your
screen after completion of the test.
Can I re-appear for the exam?
A maximum of three attempts is permitted. If a
student has failed all three examination attempts then the candidate has to
re-register for a full academy for certification.
How do I register for an eAcademy course at your
facility in Chennai?
You can call us and send us an email indicating
your request, along with your profile. We will verify whether you satisfy the
standard prerequisites for the course and revert back to you. You are also
welcome to come for a counseling session at our centre. We also arrange for periodic
info sessions at our center, which you can attend.
Phone: 044 45 500 300 (3 Lines)