Microsoft Excel Training

Enhance your understanding of Microsoft Excel and leverage its advanced functions for analysis

  • Get a detailed understanding of rows, cells, columns, and various data types
  • Learn how to implement various formatting options for font, alignment, numbers, and dates
  • Understand how to work with dependent drop-down lists, filters, and the pivot table
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Strengthen Your Excel Fundamentals

Whether it's tracking your personal expenses, visualizing data, or recording employee headcount, Microsoft Excel helps you do all this quickly and efficiently. This nimble spreadsheet program developed in 1985 has become a part of both our daily and business life. This course will help strengthen your Excel understanding, from basic to advanced concepts.

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  • 8-Hour Live, Instructor-led Training

  • Industry-Validated Courseware

  • Immersive Learning with Hands-on Exercises

  • Gain Real-World Experience Through Projects

  • Regular Doubt-Clearing Sessions

  • Gain Proficiency in MS Excel Functions

MS Excel is An Analytics Essential


Today, data is all around us, and it will only continue to overwhelm us unless we find a way to manage and extract valuable insights out of it. Also, it's not only large organizations that manage data - even small players from your favorite supermarket to your local salon analyze data every day for numerous reasons. How do they do it? Microsoft Excel!

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Become a better analyst with Microsoft Excel skills

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Engage with certified instructors with a wealth of industry experience and a mastery of the subject.

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Strengthen your learning with self-paced videos, hands-on exercises, assignments, recall quizzes and more.



There are no prerequisites for this course.

Who Should Attend This Course



Anyone who wants strong Excel skills


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What You Will Learn


Get a detailed understanding of rows, cells, columns, and various data types and learn about different tabs

Cell References

Learn how to use cell references in a formula, and how to create a reference of one or more cells in Excel

Formatting in Excel

Learn how to implement various formatting options for font, alignment, numbers, dates, and more


Apply conditional formatting and understand basic and advanced functions related to different data types

Measures of Spread

Understand the measure of spread and learn how to calculate the variance, standard deviation, and IQR

Working with Data Sets

Learn how to calculate the mean, median, and mode of a data set and interpret these values

Skills You Will Gain

Moving and editing cells

Inserting Functions

Formatting in Excel

Using Data Bars and Color Scales

Conditional Formatting

Using different data types

Calculating Variance

Calculating Standard Deviation

Calculating IQR

Using drop-down lists

Creating pivot tables

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Make Better Business Decisions

Whether you're analyzing organizational profitability or employee performance, Microsoft Excel helps you manage and visualize data effectively to help you derive valuable insights. This way, you make only accurate decisions that help your business.

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  • Immediately Applicable Skills

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Learning Objectives:

Discover various basic features of MS Excel that are related to design, data access, and functions. You will be able to understand the concepts with the help of appropriate demonstrations.

  • What are Rows, Cells, and Columns?
  • Different Types of Data Types
  • Moving the Cells to Different Position
  • Understand the Menu and Toolbars
  • Use of Function Box
  • Use of Cell Reference and Cell Edits
  • Use of Name Box and Range

Learning Objectives:

MS Excel provides various options for formatting the data. You will learn to implement various formatting options, which help you segregate and present the data clearly. Also, you can apply conditional formatting options and create your own style of formatting.

  • Understand the Formatting Techniques
  • Data Type Formatting
  • Formatting Techniques on Rows and Columns
  • Conditional Formatting

Learning Objectives:

Since MS Excel is a software that helps you deal with large amounts of data, there are various basic and advanced formulas/functions related to text, date, and Maths. You will learn to apply them and handle enormous data manipulations, quickly.

  • Text Functions
  • Date Functions
  • Basic Excel Formulas

Learning Objectives:

MS Excel helps you perform real-time analysis with statistics available in various fields. You will be able to calculate the statistical indicators, such as Mean, Mode, Median, Standard Deviation, Variance, and Interquartile Range.

  • Measure of Central Tendency
  • Measure of Spread

Learning Objectives:

Describe some more advanced concepts of MS Excel and implement them to enhance your data presentation.

  • Dependent Drop-down Lists
  • Filters in Excel
  • Pivot Tables

Learning Objectives:

For the final capstone project, you will interpret the given dataset, and perform various tasks based on the concepts that you learned throughout the course.

  • Interpret a given dataset and perform various tasks

Microsoft Excel Training FAQ

MS Excel Training

During this 8-hour course, a variety of topics will be covered within Microsoft Excel with the aim of strengthening your fundamentals of spreadsheet programming and instilling confidence in you. The following are the practical skills you’ll gain on course completion:

  • Working with rows, cells, columns, various data types
  • Understanding various tabs and their respective options
  • Inserting Functions and different reference types
  • Moving and editing cells
  • Using the name range and name box
  • Implementing various formatting options for font, alignment, numbers, dates, etc.
  • Using data bars, color scales, and icon sets
  • Applying conditional formatting
  • Using various basic and advanced functions related to different data types
  • Using basic formulas
  • Understanding the measure of central tendency
  • Calculating the mean, median, and mode
  • Understanding the measure of spread
  • Calculating the variance, standard deviation, and IQR
  • Understanding dependent drop-down lists and filters
  • Creating a pivot table

This course is for anyone looking to enhance their basic understanding of Microsoft Excel. This includes data analysts and statistics professionals looking to leverage the usage of Excel functionalities.

There are no specific prerequisites for this course.

Workshop Experience

This workshop at KnowledgeHut is delivered through an immersive learning experience platform, via live and interactive instructor-led training sessions.

Listen, learn, ask questions, and get all your doubts clarified from your instructor, who is an experienced practitioner.

Our instructors are MS Excel experts with several years of industry experience. They also have hands-on experience and will be able to tell you the practical aspects of what you are learning.

Our courses are delivered through live interactive virtual classrooms. Our training focuses on interactive learning, split across hands-on exercises, discussions, and team collaboration, all facilitated by expert instructors in MS Excel. The focus is on finding practical solutions to real-world scenarios in various strategic environments, both big and small.

Yes, your course material will be provided in advance. You will receive an email with a link to set your password a few days in advance of the scheduled course. You will have access to the study plan and all the course material.

The course material comprises of the course schedule or study plan, workbooks and all relevant assignments, assessments, or case studies.

Should you have any more questions, please email us on and we will be happy to get back to you.

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