Executive PG Programme in Software Development - Specialisation in Big Data

Learn how big data is organized, analyzed, and interpreted with IIIT Bangalore.
Start your journey today at Rs.11,667 per month*

  • 40,000+
  • Online
  • Aug 15, 2021
    Start Date
  • 13 Months
    Recommended 12-15 hrs/week
  • 300+
    Hiring Partners
  • EMI Options
    Starting at Rs. 11,667*
  • Syllabus
  • Careers
  • Instructors
  • Projects
  • Benefits
  • Fees
  • Hiring Partners

Programme Overview

Key Highlights

  • Online Sessions + Live Lectures
  • World Class Faculty Members & Industry Experts
  • Placement Assurance or Money Back*
  • IIIT Bangalore Alumni Status
  • No Cost EMI Option
  • 7+ Case Studies and Projects
  • 10 Tools & Programming Languages
  • Exclusive access in Data Science & Machine Learning, for free.
  • upGrad 360° Career Support - job fairs, mock interviews etc.
  • Support available all days 9 AM - 9 PM IST for queries
  • Software Career Transition Bootcamp for non-tech & new coders (new)

Big data is a big deal for industries. The onslaught of IoT and other connected devices has created a massive uptick in the amount of information organizations collect, manage and analyze. Along with big data comes the potential to unlock big insights – for every industry, large to small.

  • Top Skills You Will Learn
    Data Processing, MapReduce, Data Warehousing, Real-time Processing, Big Data Processing on the Cloud etc.
  • Job Opportunities
    Big Data Engineer, Big Data Architect, Big Data Analyst, Software Developer.
  • Who is this course for?
    IT and Technology Professionals, Project Leads and Managers in IT/Tech Companies, Data Professionals, Java & Other Coding Professionals, Testing Professionals
  • Minimum Eligibility
    Bachelor’s Degree with 50% or equivalent passing marks. Prior knowledge, hands-on coding is recommended.

Best-in-class content by leading faculty and industry leaders in the form of videos, cases and projects

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Executive PGP from IIIT Bangalore

Complete all the courses successfully to obtain this prestigious recognition from IIIT Bangalore

  • Earn Executive PGP from IIITB & join the global pool of accomplished Alumni & Industry Experts.
  • Receive hands on exposure to industry relevant case studies and assignments.
  • Future proof your career with upGrad's - Placement Assurance or Money Back
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Best-in-class content by leading faculty and industry leaders in the form of videos, cases and projects, assignments and live sessions
  • Preparatory Course
    • 2 Weeks
  • Toolkit for Experiential Learning
    • 3 Weeks
  • Experiential Learning
    • 4 Weeks
  • OOD + Software Engineering
    • 4 Weeks
  • Data Structures and Algorithms
    • 10 Weeks
  • Career Transition Bootcamp (Optional)
    • 8 Weeks
  • Big Data Fundamentals and Platforms
    • 8 Weeks
  • Batch Data Processing
    • 7 Weeks
  • Real Time Data Processing
    • 9 Weeks
  • Capstone Project
    • 4 Weeks
  • 400+
    Hours of Content
  • 7+
    Case Study and Projects
  • 10+
    Live Sessions
  • 14
    Tools and Softwares
  • upGrad reserves the right to modify, amend or change the structure of module delivery & the curriculum, after due consensus with the University partner.

Career Transition Bootcamp

  • Learn skills to help you transition to Software Development roles (SD1, SD2, SD3, Senior Software Engineer, Senior Software Developer)

  • Personalized content basis your level of knowledge

  • 1:1 Mentorship Sessions with Industry Experts

  • Additional Employability Tests

  • Exhaustive list of Interview Questions curated from Top Companies such as Amazon, Google & Microsoft

  • Relevant for preliminary rounds of interview in Tech Companies

  • Get Data Structures & Algorithm Bootcamp Completion Certificate from upGrad

  • Career Transition Bootcamp


    World Class Faculties & Industry Experts

    Industry Projects

    Learn through real-life industry projects sponsored by top companies across industries.

    • Engage in collaborative projects and learn from peers
    • Mentoring by industry experts to learn and apply better
    • Personalised subjective feedback on your submissions to facilitate improvement
    • ETL Data Pipeline
      Make use of Sqoop, Redshift & Spark to design an ETL data pipeline.
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    • Real Time data processing
      Build an end-to-end real-time data processing application using Spark Stream...
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    • Predict the cryptocurrency market
      You need to fetch real-time data for the four cryptocurrencies, BTC (Bitcoi...
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    • Data Processing using Spark
      You will learn to use Spark to process a big data set
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    • Credit Card Fraud Detection System
      Decline transaction using big data technology learnt during the program - bo...
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    • Advance Demonstration - Data Platform
      You will learn to build a a Data platform - an essential standardised way to...
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    • Advance Demonstration - Surge Pricing Systems
      You will learn step by step what it takes to solve problems involving real-t...
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    Benefits with upGrad
    Strong hand-holding with dedicated support to help you master Big Data
    • Learning Support
      Industry Mentors
      • Receive unparalleled guidance from industry mentors, teaching assistants and graders
      • Receive one-on-one feedback on submissions and personalised feedbacks on improvement
      Student Support
      • Available all days 9 AM - 9 PM IST.
      • For urgent queries, use the Call Back option on the platform.
    • Q&A Forum
      • Timely doubt resolution by industry experts and peers
      • 100% Expert-verified responses to ensure quality learning
      Expert Feedback
      • Personalised expert feedback on assignments and projects
      • Regular live sessions by experts to clarify concept related doubts
    • upGrad BaseCamp
      • Fun-packed, informative and career-building workshops
      • Sessions by industry professionals and professors
      • Group activities with your peers and alumni
      Industry Networking
      • Live sessions by experts on various industry topics
      • One-on-one discussion and feedback sessions with industry mentors

    Career Impact

    Learn more about successful career transitions in the
    Career Transition Handbook
    Average Salary Hike
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    Career Transitions
    Hiring Partners
    Career Counselling
    The upGrad Career Support Team helps counsel you towards taking up the right career path
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    Resume Feedback
    Obtain specific, personalised inputs on your resume structure and content
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    Interview Preparation
    Receive one-on-one mock interviews conducted by industry mentors and detailed feedback after the interview
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    Job Assistance
    upGrad partners with 300+ recruiting partners and matches your profile with the opportunities.
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    Programme Fee - Indian Residents
    INR 299,000 (incl. taxes)
    Starting at Rs 11,667/month*. No cost EMI options available.
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      How You Benefit From This Programme
      • Programme for working professionals, without disturbing their personal or professional life.
      • Exclusive content access in Data Science & Machine Learning, for free.
      • Placement Assurance or get your money back.*
      • Dedicated Student support from upGrad
      • Learn from world class faculty with a blend of strong academics, rich industry experience & extensive foreign exposure.
      • Hiring opportunities from Uber, Microsoft, PwC, Genpact and more
      • upGrad 360 degree career support in terms of job fairs, resume building, career mentors, mock interviews etc.
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