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UB School of Management students conquer rigorous IT certification exam

Release Date: May 18, 2017

“Passing the CISA exam validates that students have the skills and expertise to help identify and assess controls, report on compliance and recommend remediation.”
Manish Gupta, Manager of Enterprise Information Risk Assurance
HealthNow New York Inc.

BUFFALO, N.Y. — Nineteen graduate students in the University at Buffalo School of Management have passed the Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) exam, one of the information technology (IT) field’s top certifications.

Manish Gupta, manager of enterprise information risk assurance for HealthNow New York Inc., teaches Information Systems Auditing for IT Managers, an ISACA certified course in the UB School of Management. ISACA is the governing body that administers the CISA exam and awards the certificate.

“With the ever growing reliance on IT and increasing complexity of technical ecosystems, the need for auditing and governing technology controls for effective risk management has never been higher,” says Gupta. “Passing the CISA exam validates that students have the skills and expertise to help identify and assess controls, report on compliance and recommend remediation.”

The students who passed the exam are:

  • Nishant Ashok Nikumbh
  • Shubham Garg
  • Sourjya Guha
  • Aman Gupta
  • Apurva Jajodia
  • Prashant Joshi
  • Priyadarsini Kannan Krishnamachariar
  • Arpan Kumar
  • Manoj Kumar
  • Rishikesh Mothukuri
  • Anandharaman Pattabiraman
  • Vishakha Raina
  • Chhaya Ramesh Bodhale
  • Shefali Satyen Shah
  • Ester Shiny Joseph
  • Sridhar Srinivasan
  • Niranjali Suresh
  • Kaushik Swaminathan Subramanian
  • Sneha Vijayan

The UB School of Management is recognized for its emphasis on real-world learning, community and economic impact, and the global perspective of its faculty, students and alumni. The school also has been ranked by Bloomberg Businessweek, Forbes and U.S. News & World Report for the quality of its programs and the return on investment it provides its graduates. For more information about the UB School of Management, visit mgt.buffalo.edu.

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