Advanced Certificate Programme in Machine Learning & NLP

Kick-start your ML journey with 5+ Industry Projects, Case Studies & Assignments & 360 degree career assistance. Start your journey today at Rs. 3,037 per month*.
Eligibility: Bachelor’s degree with 50% mandatory.

5 out of 6 learners get positive career growth
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  • India's #1 Technical University (Private)
    Source - India Today, 2021
  • 8 Months
    Recommended 12hrs/week
  • Sep 30, 2022
    Start Date
  • EMI options
    Starting at Rs. 3,037*
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  • Benefits
  • Syllabus
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Programme Overview

Key Highlights

  • Designed for Working Professionals
  • 250+ Hours of Learning
  • No Cost EMI Options available
  • Advanced Certificate from IIIT Bangalore
  • 5+ Industry Projects, Case Studies & Assignments
  • 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.
  • 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
  • Career Bootcamp
  • Daily Doubt Resolution Sessions
  • Top Subjects you will learn
    Machine Learning, Natural Language Processing, Machine Translation, Git
  • Minimum Eligibility
    Bachelor’s degree with 50% or equivalent passing marks

Experience 250+ 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 Certificate Programme from IIIT Bangalore

Complete all the courses successfully to obtain this prestigious recognition from IIIT Bangalore. It is India's #1 Technical University (Private) as per the survey of India Today, 2021.

  • Build a strong network for life with opportunities to connect to Machine Learning Industry experts & your experienced fellow learners
  • Gain theoretical knowledge & practical understanding with this cutting-edge curriculum
  • Learn multiple tools & languages to stand apart to gain a foothold in the ML & AI industry
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  • Job Opportunities
    upGrad Opportunities
    • upGrad Elevate: Virtual hiring drive giving you the opportunity to interview with upGrad's 300+ hiring partners
    • 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.
  • Hands-on Projects & Hackathons
    • 6 projects & assignments and a Mini-Capstone Project to apply learnings
    • 1 Hackathon every quarter to network & build on core concepts Live coding classes on Kaggle & OpenCV
    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


Best-in-class content by leading faculty and industry leaders in the form of videos, cases and projects, assignments and live sessions.
  • Pre-Program Preparatory Content
    • 3 Weeks
  • Statistics and EDA
    • 5 Weeks
  • Machine Learning I
    • 7 Weeks
  • Machine Learning II
    • 7 Weeks
  • Natural Language Processing
    • 7 Weeks
  • 250+
    Hours of Learning
  • 5+
    Industry Projects, Case studies & Assignments
  • 10
    Tools, Languages & Libraries
  • 50
    Approx. LS Sessions

Industry Projects

    • Investment Analysis
      Learners will fill in the shoes of an analyst at an investment bank and dete...
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    • Lending Club Case study
      Determine which customers are at the risk of default and what are their char...
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    • Car Price Prediction
      Build a model to understand the factors car prices vary on and help a Chines...
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    • House Price Prediction
      Build a model to understand the factors house prices vary on and help an Ame...
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    • Telecom Churn Case
      Solve the most crucial business problem for a leading telecom operator in In...
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    • Part-of-Speech tagger Project
      Use the techniques such as POS tagging and Dependency parsing to extract inf...
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    • MINI CAPSTONE PROJECT: Classification of customer complaint tickets
      Create a solution that will help in identifying the type of complaint ticket...
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    Learn from India's leading ML & AI faculty and industry leaders

    Learn more about successful career transitions in the
    Career Transition Handbook
    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
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    High Performance Coaching
    Get a dedicated career coach to help you stay on track to achieve your career goals and 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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    Our Learners Work At
    Top companies from all around the world have recruited upGrad alumni

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    Programme Fee - Indian residents
    Rs. 99,000
    Starting at Rs. 3037/month*
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    • No cost EMI options available.

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    Empowering learners of tomorrow

    Over 2,300 students have completed this course and started working at their dream job, whats stopping you?

    What's Included in the Price
    • Advanced Certificate Programme from IIIT Bangalore Without Quitting Your Job
    • Practical Learning with Industry Projects, Case Studies & Assignments.
    • Rigorous Cutting-Edge Curriculum Developed in Collaboration with IIIT Bangalore and Industry Leaders in NLP.
    • 360 Degree Career Support with Career mentorship Sessions(1:1) Exclusive Job Opportunities Portal, High Performance Coaching(1:1), AI Powered Profile Builder etc.
    • Peer to Peer networking opportunities with a alumni pool of 10,000+
    • Based on upGrad NPS response data obtained from ~1252 learners, between 2nd Oct'21 to 18th Oct'21 for upGrad courses*. The review was performed by Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu India LLP. upGrad is a platform to facilitate program delivery by educational institutions and is not a college or a university itself. *

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