Projects like Chatbots, Smart Game Player, Image Classifier
3 workshops and 15+ live lectures
PG program and alumni status from IIIT-B
"A very active discussion forum for all the students of the cohort monitored by a TA and a Student Mentor from UpGrad regularly in contact with you who tracks your progress."
Personal student success manager
Q&A forum for real-time doubt resolution
Peer-to-Peer networking opportunity
Access to course content post graduation
"There is a lot of practical experience and assignments (especially group) are really good. The way they evaluate is very good. They go through every one’s code and gives remarks personally."
1 to 1 counselling with career experts
Personalised resume building exercise
Mock interviews with hiring experts
Hiring partnership with 250+ companies
"Career guidance is provided by UpGrad and they do excellent work in arranging frequent base camps and career guidance sessions in the IIIT-B campus."
EMI starts at INR 9,952/- month.
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Jan'19 - Dec'1911 months
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Learn from our comprehensive collection of projects and case-studies, hand-picked by industry experts, to give you an in-depth understanding of how Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence impact Telecom, Automobile, Finance & many more industries.
Building a Tetris playing agent
Use cutting edge AI techniques to teach a computer to play a computer game such as Tetris.
Object Detection in Images
Create and deploy complex neural networks to detect the occurence of certain objects in images collected from various sources.
Building a news recommender engine
Create a recommender system for users of a news app to aggregate news from various sources and provide personalised reading recommendations.
Training a chatbot engine
Train a chatbot to classify sentences (customer queries etc.) into categories and respond to them.
Telecom Churn Prediction
Use unsupervised and supervised machine learning models to predict which customers will switch to another telecom provider.
Lending Club: Credit Default Analysis
Conduct exploratory data analysis in python to identify potential revenue maximisation opportunities for Lending Club, an online peer-to-peer lending platform.
Instructors and Mentors
This program has been designed in collaboration with some of the most influential leaders and top academicians in Machine Learning & AI.
Prof. S. Sadagopan
Dean - Academics
Head - Analytics, AVP Strategy
CEO, Actify Data Labs
Professor and Dean - R&D
Anshuman Gupta, PhD
Director - Data Science
Dinesh Babu Jayagopi
Sr. Data Scientist
Ex - AVP, Decision Sciences
Saurav Kant Kumar
Bangalore2 Years Exp.
inc. in salary
I can put my money on this course on any given day and assure everyone that this is one course that stands apart from every other in the market
Bangalore24 Years Exp.
inc. in salary
The Program helped me in getting this role. I will be working on detecting customer frauds and building chatbots. Whatever I have learnt through the program will definitely help me ahead as well
Head of Delivery Operations
Senior Vice President - Consumer Finance
Chennai9 Years Exp.
inc. in salary
Though I have been in the Analytics and ML space since few years now, the program curriculum I went through did help me tremendously during the interview process.
Big Data Analyst
UpGrad's career support team will counsel you on the right career path and also help you prepare for the role of your interest
Get specific inputs on updating your resume's structure, content and receive personlised feedback to improve on it
We conduct 1-1 mock interviews based on the role you wish to apply for and provide you with feedback
UpGrad partners with 250+ recruting partners and match your profile to opportunities best suited for you. We also conduct placement drives
What I liked:I think it is worth to invest your time in this course, if you want to up-skill yourself and stay relevant to current technology mainstream
What could be improved:Course fee is little costly in compare to other courses available in market but if you compare course syllabus, it will be worth to spend this amount on your upskill and getting recognized from IIIT Bangalore
What I liked:This course puts you from a beginner level to a person who can understand and provide a machine learning solution to any given problem provided one has to passion to learn new techniques in a rigorous manner
Data Scientist or Senior Data Analysts: If you are comfortable with data wrangling, have implemented statistical or machine learning models in past and have spent at least 2 years as a working professional. You should also have some experience with R/Python/ Scala.
Statistician: If you received formal education in statistics or mathematics and have at least 2 years of working experience.
Data Engineer/Big Data Engineer: If you have at least 2 years of experience in creating data pipelines /handling data warehouses and you have created ETL procedures. In addition you should be familiar with various frameworks and tools like Hadoop and Spark.
Software Developers: If you have worked on creating and deploying softwares/apps for at least 4 years, you are comfortable with object oriented programming and know C/C++/Java/Python or a similar language.
The program will benefit you different ways depending upon your prior experience:
Data Scientist or Senior Data Analysts: The program will familiarize you with advancements in ML and AI. It will also help you understand the mathematics behind algorithms and how you can modify them to suit your needs so that you can transition to a Senior Data Science or Machine Learning role.
Statistician/ Mathematician: Apart from familiarizing you with advancements in ML and AI, the program will help you understand how to define a structured approach to solve a business problem, and equip you will the right tools so that you can transition to a Machine Learning or a Data Science role.
Data Engineer/Big Data Engineer: The program will set up a solid foundation of statistics, Machine learning and AI along with problem solving skills so that you can solve enterprise level problems. It will build upon your existing knowledge of various tools to make you a full stack Machine Learning or Data Science professional.
Software Developers: The program will help you create a strong foundation of statistics, machine learning and business understanding. It will leverage your existing knowledge of programming and expand the technologies you are familiar with so that you can become a well-rounded Machine Learning professional.
This program intends to produce extremely well-rounded data scientists and AI professionals with deep knowledge of mathematics, expertise in relevant tools/languages and understanding of cutting-edge algorithms and applications.
This program is designed for working professionals looking to pick up skills in advanced concepts like Reinforcement Learning, Graphical Models, NLP, Deep Learning along with a solid foundation of Statistics. This program demands consistent work and time commitment over the entire duration of 11 months.
This program is NOT intended to serve as an entry point to the field of Data Science. It is aimed at developing professionals who can be absorbed in Senior Data Scientist and Machine Learning/AI roles. Our PG Diploma in Data Science Program is aimed at facilitating the transition of professionals to the Data Science field.
The content will be a mix of asynchronous lectures from industry leaders as well as world renowned faculty. Additionally the program comprises some live lectures or hangout sessions dedicated to solving your academic queries and reinforce learning.
UpGrad, IIITB, world renowned faculty and many industry leaders have committed a lot of time in conceptualizing and creating this program to make sure that the candidates can receive the best possible learning experience. Hence we want to make sure that the participants of this program also show a very high level of commitment and passion towards Machine Learning and AI
The applicants will have to take a selection test designed to check their mathematical and programming abilities. The applicants can skip the test if they meet the following criteria:
Post-Graduate in Mathematics/Statistics with 60% in graduation and more than 2 years of total work experience
Refund Policy: Student can claim a refund on any amount paid for the course over and above the caution money before the start of the program. The caution money is refundable only within 7 days of the first payment if the student wishes to withdraw his/her application. After 7 days, the same shall be forfeited.
All refunds shall be subject to a deduction of Rs 1000 administrative charges and any applicable payment gateway processing charges. Post the start of the program, no refunds will be processed.
Deferral Policy (Post Program Commencement): If a student is facing severe issues in dedicating time to the course, we provide the opportunity for the student defer to another batch. A student can request for deferral ONLY ONCE and to either of the scheduled cohorts to start in the next 1 year from the batch date of the initial batch the student enrolled for of the same program.
The student will be required to pay a deferral fee of 10% of program fees + ST. The deferral request will be approved once the deferral fees are paid.
Till this is completed, the student will be assumed to be continuing in the same cohort. A student will start learning on the new cohort from the point of leaving the deferred cohort. If, however, the deferral request is raised before the issue of login - 10% deferral fees will not be charged and the student will be deferred to the next scheduled cohort.
Deferral Policy: (Pre- Program Commencement)
If a student, due to unavoidable circumstances is unable to commence with the cohort and requests for a deferral before the cohort starts, we provide the opportunity for the student to defer to another batch.
However, the student will be required to pay 50% of the total course fee amount (inclusive of taxes) before the deferral can be approved. Till this is completed, the student will be assumed to be continuing in the same cohort.
A student can request for deferral only once and to either of the scheduled cohorts to start in the next 1 year from the batch start date of the initial batch the student enrolled for.
The student has time till the current cohort launch date to make the payment of the 50% program fee, post which the deferral request will expire and the student will have to continue as part of the current cohort by paying the applicable program fees. If the student still does not wish to continue with the program, he has the option to withdraw. However, any amount of caution money paid will become non-refundable. (provided the 7 day refund period has passed)
The fee applicable to the deferred student will be as per prevailing fee for the batch student has opted to defer to (No additional deferral fee is required to be paid).
You can apply for the scholarship by taking a 40-minute online test. A Scholarship amount of up to Rs 1 Lakh is awarded to top 100 candidates who will be shortlisted basis their test scores. Candidates applying for the program and scholarship should have a minimum work experience of 2 years. Scholarships will be awarded on first-come, first- serve basis.
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