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- Bachelor’s degree with 50% mandatory
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    Key Highlights

    Learn from the faculty of IIT Madras & LJMU
    Learn from the faculty of IIT Madras & LJMU
    Designed for Working Professionals
    Designed for Working Professionals
    25+ Case Studies and Assignments
    25+ Case Studies and Assignments
    Practical Hands-on Workshops
    Practical Hands-on Workshops
    650+ Hours of Learning
    650+ Hours of Learning
    India's No.1 Ranked Engineering College
    India's No.1 Ranked Engineering College
    No Cost EMI Option
    No Cost EMI Option
    India's Most Advanced Cloud Program
    India's Most Advanced Cloud Program
    4 Weeks Industry Capstone Project
    4 Weeks Industry Capstone Project
    Globally accepted M.Sc. Degree
    Globally accepted M.Sc. Degree
    Offline peer-to-peer networking (non-COVID time)
    Offline peer-to-peer networking (non-COVID time)
    Daily Doubt Resolution Sessions
    Daily Doubt Resolution Sessions
    Career Mentorship Sessions (1:1)
    Career Mentorship Sessions (1:1)
    Exclusive Job opportunities Portal
    Exclusive Job opportunities Portal
    High Performance Coaching (1:1)
    High Performance Coaching (1:1)
    AI Powered Profile Builder
    AI Powered Profile Builder
    Just-in-Time Interviews
    Just-in-Time Interviews
    Career Bootcamp
    Career Bootcamp
    Personalised Industry Session
    Personalised Industry Session

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    Top Skills You Will Learn
    Python, BD processing using Spark, Deploy ML Models, Superviview more
    Who Is This Programme For?
    Engineers, Software and IT Professionals, Data Professionalsview more
    Job Opportunities
    Big Data Analyst, Data Engineer, Data Scientist, Machine Leaview more
    Minimum Eligibility
    Bachelor’s Degree with 50% or equivalent at graduation. Codiview more

    Syllabus

    Experience 650+ hours of best-in-class content developed by leading faculty & industry leaders in the form of videos, case studies & projects. 

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    Advanced Certification from IIT Madras
    Complete all the courses successfully to obtain this prestigious certification from IIT Madras.
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    • IIT Madras, India's no. 1 Ranked Engineering Institute by NIRF Ranking 5th consecutive year
    • Widely recognised Advanced Certification in Machine Learning and Cloud
    • Network with Machine Learning and Cloud professionals across all industries
    Career Transition Handbook
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    Instructors

    Learn from India's leading Machine Learning faculty and industry leaders

    Curriculum

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    650+
    Hours of Learning
    25+
    Case Studies and Assignments
    20
    Live Sessions
    7
    Tools and Software

    Preparatory Content

    1 Assignment
    • Python Programming
    • Python for Data Science
    • Data Visualisation in Python
    • Python Assignment (Optional)

    Introduction to Machine Learning

    6 Weeks
    1 Assignment
    • Intro to ML + Understanding the ML pipeline
    • Exploratory Data Analysis and Data Visualization
    • Introduction to SQL
    • Inferential Statistics and Hypothesis Testing
    • Assignment

    Big Data and Cloud

    6 Weeks
    1 Assignment
    • Introduction to Cloud
    • Working with AWS
    • Introduction to HDFS
    • Hive Querying
    • Case Study
    • Assignment

    Big Data Processing using Spark

    5 Weeks
    1 Assignment
    • Introduction to Spark
    • PySpark Programming
    • PySpark implementation on a Dataset: ALS & Spark Streaming
    • Assignment

    Machine Learning - I

    5 Weeks
    1 Assignment
    • Linear Regression
    • Logistic Regression
    • Assignment

    Machine Learning - II

    5 Weeks
    1 Assignment
    • Decision Trees
    • Random Forest Trees
    • Assignment
    • Principal Component Analysis + Linear Algebra
    • Clustering

    Deep Learning Fundamentals

    5 Weeks
    1 Assignment
    • Introduction to Neural Nets with TensorFlow
    • Convolution Neural Networks
    • Melanoma Detection Assignment
    • Recurrent Neural Networks

    Natural Language Processing & Computer Vision

    5 Weeks
    1 Assignment
    • Natural Language Processing Fundamentals
    • Case Study on applications of Deep Learning in NLP
    • Case Study on Computer Vision
    • NN Assignment: Gesture Recognition

    Deployment

    2 Weeks
    • Deployment
    • Implementation: Regression + Model Selection on SageMaker

    Capstone

    4 Weeks
    • Capstone Project

    Research Methodologies

    8 Weeks
    • Introduction to Research and Research Process
    • Research Design
    • Literature Reviewing
    • Research Project Management
    • Report Writing and Presentation Skills
    • Scientific Ethics

    Dissertation

    16 Weeks
    • Dissertation

    Industry Projects

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

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    Strong hand-holding with dedicated support to help you master Machine Learning.
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    Job Opportunities

    Job Opportunities
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    • Connect with companies that are the best match for you
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    Career Assistance

    Career Assistance
    • Career Mentorship Sessions (1:1)
    • High Performance Coaching (1:1)
    • AI Powered Profile Builder
    • Interview Preparation
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    Learning Support

    Learning Support
    • Industry Expert Guidance
    • Student Support
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    Practical Learning and Networking

    Practical Learning and Networking
    • 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

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