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Business Analysis Professional's Foundation for Success

Introduce and manage change successfully for your organization with the globally recognized standards of the business analysis profession.

Globally Recognized Standards of the Business Analysis Profession


Standards and Best Practices

IIBA® is dedicated to establishing and maintaining the highest standards for the practice of business analysis and our business analysis certifications. Learn more about IIBA's standards, regulations, and best practices.



The Business Analysis Standard

The free Business Analysis Standard represents the fundamental practices of business analysis and delivers a comprehensive view of the foundation for effective business analysis.

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Business Analysis Body of Knowledge (BABOK®) Guide

Business Analysis Body of Knowledge (BABOK®) Guide

The globally recognized standard for the practice of business analysis guiding professionals in their work and adopted by enterprises to achieve better business outcomes.

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BABOK® Guide v3 Errata 

A list of corrected errors reported in the BABOK and summary of changes.

BABOK® Guide Glossary

BABOK® Guide Glossary

This free glossary gives you access to the foundational terminology of the practice of business analysis found in the BABOK® Guide.

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Business Analysis Competency Model

Business Analysis Competency Model

The Business Analysis Competency Model® describes the knowledge, skills, abilities, and personal characteristics required for a person to perform effectively as a business analysis professional.

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IIBA’s KnowledgeHub

Your Access to Analysis

Explore the new online destination of actionable, how-to business analysis content, knowledge, and tools designed exclusively for IIBA Members.



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Business Analysis Resources

A curated body of knowledge dedicated to advancing your career in business analysis to create better business outcomes for your organization.
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Challenge Your Business Analysis Knowledge

Business analysis demands creativity, rigorous analytical thought, and the ability to work well with people.
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Develop Your Business Analysis Career

It's important for you to know what your options are and pursue opportunities for experience, training, and certification that will take you to where you want to go.
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IIBA Certifications

An IIBA® certification prepares and equips Business Analysis Professionals with expertise and key competencies. Certification improves your marketability, your employability, and your earning potential.