Advanced Programme in Data Science

Kick start your journey towards becoming a Data Analyst with the Advanced Programme in Data Science from IIIT Bangalore.* Start your journey today at Rs. 5,923 per month.

With Industry Experts From
  • India's #1 Technical
    University (Private)
    Source - India Today, 2021
  • 12 Months
    Recommended 12-15 hrs/week
  • Jun 30, 2022
    Start Date
  • EMI Options
    Starts at Rs. 5,923/month
  • 5 out of 6 Learners
    Get Positive Career Growth
  • Overview
  • Tools
  • Instructors
  • Syllabus
  • Projects
  • Benefits
  • Hiring Partners
  • Careers
  • Admission Process
  • Fees
  • FAQs
About the Programme

Industry Expertise

10+ industry projects, one-on-one sessions with industry mentors, and access to multiple programming tools and languages to ensure you are up-to-date with the industry.

Dedicated Career Assistance

Receive 1:1 career counselling sessions & mock interviews with hiring managers. Our Alumni work at 5000+ top companies.

Student Support

Student support available 7 days a week, 24X7 via email or use the Call Back option on the platform to get a response within 2 working hours.

Programme Overview

Key Highlights

  • Designed for Working Professionals
  • IIIT Bangalore Alumni Status
  • Python, MySQL, Tableau and more!
  • 10+ Industry Projects and Case Studies
  • Student support is available 7 days a week, 24*7. You can write to us via or for urgent queries use the " Talk to Us" option on the learn platform.
  • No Cost EMI Option
  • Optional Modules for further upskilling
  • Data sets from various industries
  • Additional Honors Certificate on 3+ CGPA
  • Career Mentorship Sessions (1:1)
  • Exclusive Job Opportunities Portal
  • High Performance Coaching (1:1)
  • AI Powered Profile Builder
  • Just-in-Time Interviews
  • Personalised Industry Session
  • Top Subjects You Will Learn
    Predictive Analysis using Python, Data Analysis with SQL, Machine Learning, Data Visualisation
  • Who Is This Programme For?
    Engineers, Technicians, Freshers, Final Year Undergraduate Learners, and anyone with a Zeal to learn!
  • Job Opportunities
    Data Analyst, Business Analyst, Data Scientist
  • Minimum Eligibility
    Bachelor's Degree or Diploma. Final year undergraduate learners can also apply. No coding experience required.

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


Programming Languages and Tools Covered

Advanced Programme in Data Science

Complete all the courses successfully to obtain this prestigious recognition from IIITB, India's #1 Technical University (Pvt).

  • Connect with a global network of accomplished IIITB Alumni
  • Widely recognised and valued Advanced Programme in Data Science
  • Network with Data Science and Data Analyst professionals across all industries
  • Receive an additional Honours Certificate on achieving 3+ CGPA in the programme
Advanced Programme in Data Science
Click to Zoom


Learn from India’s leading Data Science faculty and industry leaders


Best-in-class content by leading faculty and industry leaders in the form of videos, cases and projects, assignments and live sessions. Optional Modules for Deep Learning, Natural Language Processing, Data Engineering and Data Generalist available for your further up-skilling.

  • Pre-Programme Preparatory Content
    • Course 1 - Data Toolkit
      • 14 Weeks
    • Course 2 - Stats and EDA
      • 7 Weeks
    • Course 3 - Machine Learning I
      • 8 Weeks
    • Course 4 - Machine Learning II
      • 7 Weeks
    • Course 5 - Analytics for Managers
      • 5 Weeks
    • Course 6 - Capstone Project
      • 5 Weeks
    • 400+
      Content Hours
    • 10+
      Industry Projects and Case Studies
    • 40+
      Live Learning & Expert Coaching Sessions
    • 4
      Programming Tools and Languages
    • 32
      Total No. of Live Sessions

    Industry Projects

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

      • RSVP Movie Assignment
        Work on a movies dataset using SQL to extract exciting insights.
        Learn More
      • ImDb Movie Analysis
        Humans are visual learners and hence no task related to data is complete wit...
        Learn More
      • Uber Supply-Demand Gap
        An assignment to study, visualize and solve Uber supply-demand gap problem
        Learn More
      • Credit EDA case study
        Solve a industry based problem through the concepts learnt in exploratory da...
        Learn More
      • Bike Sharing Assignment
        Learn to build a model to understand the factors on which the demand for bik...
        Learn More
      • Lead Scoring Case study
        Help the sales team of your company identify which leads are worth pursuing ...
        Learn More
      • Telecom Churn Case Study
        Telecom companies often face the problem of churning customers due to the co...
        Learn More
      • Business Case Study on Staff Planning
        Understand how a project in the industry is taken up and solved through a co...
        Learn More
      • Fraud Detection
        Build a machine learning model to identify fraudulent credit card transactio...
        Learn More
      • Job Opportunities
        upGrad Opportunities
        • Get access to our virtual hiring drives. Our Alumni work at 5000+ top companies
        • Job Opportunities Portal: Gain exclusive access to upGrad's Job Opportunities portal which has 100+ openings from upGrad's hiring partners at any given time
        • Be the first to know vacancies to gain an edge in the application process
        • Connect with companies that are the best match for you
      • Career Mentorship Sessions (1:1)
        • Get mentored by an experienced industry expert and receive personalised feedback to achieve your desired outcome
        High Performance Coaching (1:1)
        • Get a dedicated career coach after the program to help track your career goals, coach you on your profile, and support you during your career transition journey
        AI Powered Profile Builder
        • Obtain specific, AI powered inputs on your resume and Linkedin structure along with content on real time basis
        Interview Preparation
        • Get access to Industry Experts and discuss any queries before your interview
        • Career bootcamps to refresh your technical concepts and improve your soft skills
      • Industry Expert Guidance
        • Interactive Live Sessions with leading industry experts covering curriculum + advanced topics
        • Personalised Industry Session in small groups (of 10-12) with industry experts to augment program curriculum with customized industry based learning
        Student Support
        • Student support is available 7 days a week, 24*7.
        • You can write to us via or for urgent queries use the " Talk to Us" option on the learn platform.
      • Networking & Learning Experience
        • Live Discussion forum for peer to peer doubt resolution monitored by technical experts
        • Peer to peer networking opportunities with a alumni pool of 10000+
        • Lab walkthroughs of industry-driven projects
        • Weekly real-time doubt clearing sessions
      Our Learners Work At
      Top companies from all around the world have recruited upGrad alumni

      Over 500 Careers Transformed

      Learn more about successful career transitions in the
      Career Transition Handbook
      Average Salary Hike
      Highest Salary
      Career Transitions
      Personalised Industry Session
      Sessions by an industry expert for a small group of 10-12 learners with similar profiles to discuss real life applications of concepts and personalised coaching
      Learn More
      High Performance Coaching (1:1)
      Get a dedicated career coach to help you stay on track to achieve your career goals, coach you on your profile, & support you in your career journey.
      Learn More
      Career Mentorship Sessions (1:1)
      Get personalised career landscaping from experts to chart out best opportunities
      Learn More
      Interview Preparation
      Support in polishing your hard skills and soft skills for interview preparation
      Learn More
      Career Transition Handbook
      Learn more about our successful career transitions in Data
      Download Now

      Admission Process

      There are 3 simple steps in the Admission Process which is detailed below:

      upGrad Alumni

      Programme Fee
      INR 260,000 (incl. taxes)
      Starting at INR 5,923/month. No Cost EMI options available.
      View Plans

        Empowering learners of tomorrow

        How You Benefit From This Programme
        • Advanced Programme in Data Science without quitting your job
        • Cutting-edge curriculum designed by industry experts
        • Alumni status from IIIT Bangalore
        • Career transition with 57% average salary hike
        Refer someone you know and get gift vouchers worth ₹3,000!

        Share the gift of education and let your friends enjoy discounts of up to ₹7,500!

        Start Referring


        • *IIITB is India's #1 Technical University (Private) as per India Today, 2021.

        Frequently Asked Questions

        Course Curriculum
        Time Commitment
        Career Prospects and Support
        Refund policy/Financials
        Selection Criteria
        For queries, feedback & assistance

        upGrad Learner Support

        (We are available 24*7)
        For Indian Nationals
        For Foreign Nationals