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Advanced Certificate Programme in Data Science

Kick-start your journey in Data Science & Machine Learning with India's best selling advanced certification Programme from IIITB through Hands on Industry Projects, Cutting Edge Curriculum, Industry Mentorship & Peer to peer networking today at just Rs. 3,039/- every month

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  • 2+ Million
    Learners
  • 8-8.5 Months
    Recommended 12-15 hrs/week
  • May 31, 2022
    Start Date
  • India's #1 Technical University (Private)
    Source - India Today, 2021
  • 5 out of 6 Learners
    Get Positive Career Growth
  • Overview
  • Tools
  • Certificate
  • Instructors
  • Syllabus
  • Specialisation
  • Projects
  • Benefits
  • Career Impact
  • Reviews

Programme Overview

Key Highlights

  • Complimentary Python Programming Bootcamp
  • Career Essential Soft Skills Programme
  • Designed for Working Professionals
  • 300+ Hours of Learning
  • 7+ Case Studies and Projects
  • Daily Doubt Resolution Support
  • Advanced Certification from IIIT Bangalore
  • No Cost EMI Option
  • Personalised Industry Session
  • Student support is available 7 days a week, 24*7. You can write to us via studentsupport@upgrad.com or for urgent queries use the " Talk to Us" option on the learn platform.
  • Career mentorship Sessions(1:1)
  • Exclusive Job opportunities Portal
  • High Performance Coaching(1:1)
  • AI Powered Profile Builder
  • Just-in-Time Interviews
  • Top Subjects You Will Learn
    Statistics, Python Programming, Predictive Analytics using Python, Basic & Advanced SQL, Visualization using Python, EDA, Basic & Advanced Machine Learning Algorithms
  • Job Opportunities
    Data Scientist, ML Engineer, Data Analyst, Product Analyst, Business Analyst, Chief Architect
  • Who Is This Programme For?
    Engineers (Freshers and with any experience), Software and IT Professionals, Product & E-commerce Folks, BFSI Professionals, Marketing and Sales Professionals, Managers or Executives at Manufacturing, Construction etc.
  • Minimum Eligibility
    Bachelor’s Degree with minimum 50% or equivalent passing marks.
Syllabus

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

Programming Languages and Tools Covered

Advanced Certificate Programme in Data Science from IIIT Bangalore

Complete all the courses in the programme successfully to receive Advanced Certificate Programme in Data Science from IIIT Bangalore. It is India's #1 Technical University (Private) as per the survey of India Today, 2021.

  • Connect with a global network of accomplished upGrad and IIITB Alumni
  • Upgrade to a widely recognised and valued Advanced Certificate Programme in Data Science
  • Network with Data Science professionals across all industry sectors
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Syllabus

Best in-class content by leading faculty and industry leaders in the form of videos, cases and projects, assignments and live sessions
  • Pre-Programme Preparatory Content
    • Course 1: Data Toolkit
      • 12 Weeks
    • Course 2 - Machine Learning-I
      • 10 Weeks
    • Course 3 (Option to choose from 5 tracks)
      • 6 Weeks
    • 300+
      Hours of Learning
    • 7+
      Case Study & Projects
    • 20+
      Live Sessions
    • 3
      Tools & Softwares
    • 22
      Credits

    Specialisation

    Post Course 2 (Machine Learning), choose any one of the below 5 specialisations as per your background and career aspirations

    • Deep Learning
    • Business Intelligence/ Data Analytics
    • Data Engineering
    • Business Analytics
    • Natural Language Processing
    • Topics Covered

      Deep Learning
      • 6 Weeks
      Bagging & Random Forest
      Boosting
      Model Selection & General ML Techniques
      Principal Component Analysis
      Advanced Regression
      Advanced ML case Stuy
    • Topics Covered

      Business Intelligence/ Data Analytics
      • 6 Weeks
      Data Modelling
      Advanced SQL and Best Practices
      Introduction to Big Data and Cloud
      Analytics using Spark
      Big Data Case Study
    • Topics Covered

      Data Engineering
      • 6 Weeks
      Data Management and Relational Database Modelling
      Introduction to Big Data(Optional)
      Introduction to Cloud and AWS Setup
      Introduction to Hadoop and MapReduce Programming
      Assignment (Optional)
      NoSQL Databases and Apache HBase and NoSQL Databases and MongoDB(Optional)
      Data Warehousing (Optional)
      Data Ingestion with Apache Sqoop and Apache Flume
      Map reduce Programming Assignment
    • Topics Covered

      Business Analytics
      • 6 Weeks
      Bagging & Random Forest
      Model Selection & General ML Techniques
      Time Series Forecasting
      Model Selection Case Study
    • Topics Covered

      Natural Language Processing
      • 6 Weeks
      Bagging & Random Forest
      Boosting
      Model Selection & General ML Techniques
      Principal Component Analysis
      Advanced Regression
      Advanced ML case Study

    Note

    • Get an option to upgrade to Executive PG Programme in Data Science and choose from 5 specialisations

    Industry Projects

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

    • Solve actual industry problems designed by experts
    • Engage in collaborative projects with your peers
    • Personalised subjective feedback on your submissions to facilitate improvement
    • IMDb Movie Analysis
      Analyze movie data from the past hundred years and find out various insights...
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    • Uber Supply-Demand Gap
      Use analytics to identify why Uber sometimes faces a supply-demand challenge...
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    • Lead scoring
      Learn how the knowledge of basic machine learning algorithms can be used to ...
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    • Fraud detection
      Decline fraud transactions on a credit card in real-time to minimize the los...
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    • Creditworthiness of Customers
      Learn how Predictive Analytics can be used to decide the creditworthiness of...
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    • Speech recognition
      Learn how Google speech-to-text works and make your own model.
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    • Image captioning
      Build a model which will caption a given image and describe it in sentences ...
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    • Gesture Recognition
      Learners will build a gesture recognition model for a Smart-TV to recognize ...
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    • Social Media Listening
      What if you could predict the popularity of a brand like upGrad in India?
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    • Telecom Churn Analysis
      Solve the most crucial business problem for a leading telecom operator in In...
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    • Interactive Market Campaign Analysis
      Research and analyse data from a marketing campaign to gain valuable insight...
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    • Retail Giant Sales Forecasting
      Help a retail-giant to have a clear idea of how their sales will look like i...
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    The upGrad Advantage
    Strong hand-holding with dedicated support to help you master Data Science
    • 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 skill
    • Industry Expert Guidance
      • Interactive Live Sessions with leading industry experts covering curriculum + advance topics
      • Personalised Industry 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 studentsupport@upgrad.com 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

    Career Impact

    Personalised Industry Sessions
    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
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    High Performance Coaching
    Get a dedicated career coach to help you stay on track to achieve your career goals, coach you on your profile, and support you in your career journey.
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    Career Mentorship Sessions (1:1)
    Get personalised career landscaping from experts to chart out best opportunities
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    Interview Preparation
    Support in polishing your hard skills and soft skills for interview preparation
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    Student Reviews

    Programme Fee - Indian Residents
    INR 99,000 (incl. taxes)
    Starting at Rs. 3,039/month
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    • No cost EMI options available

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    • Advanced Certificate Programme in Data Science from IIITB without quitting your job
    • Cutting-Edge Curriculum in Data Science & Machine Learning Designed by Industry Experts with Live Sessions and Small Group Coaching session
    • Hands-on experience on Industry Projects and Personalized Feedback for Improved 360 degree Learning
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