Associate Diploma in Data Science

Kick start your journey towards becoming a Data Analyst with Associate Diploma from IIIT Bangalore. Learn in-demand skills such as Data Analysis and Regression, work on 14+ industry projects & multiple programming tools. Start your journey today at Rs. 8,539 per month.

With Industry Experts From
  • Online
  • 300+
    Hiring Partners
  • 12 Months
    Recommended 12-15 hrs/week
  • Mar 31, 2021
    Start Date
  • EMI Options
    Starts at Rs. 8,539/month
  • Overview
  • Tools
  • Instructors
  • Syllabus
  • Projects
  • Benefits
  • Hiring Partners
  • Careers
  • Admission Process
  • Fees

About the Program

Receive industry mentorship, dedicated career support, learn 14 programming tools & languages & much more.

Industry Expertise

60+ industry projects, one-on-one sessions with industry mentors, and access to 14 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. Further your career with our 300+ hiring partners.

Personalised Mentorship

Get a dedicated student mentor with proactive support every step of the way & personalised fortnightly group (1:8) mentorship sessions with industry experts.

Program Overview

Key Highlights

  • Designed for Working Professionals
  • IIIT Bangalore Alumni Status
  • 14 Programming Tools & Languages
  • 60+ Industry Projects
  • 360 Degree Career Support
  • One-on-One with Industry Mentors
  • Dedicated Student Mentor
  • Job Assistance with Top Firms
  • No Cost EMI Option
  • Top Skills You Will Learn
    Predictive Analytics using Python, Machine Learning, Data Visualisation, Big Data, Natural Language Processing
  • Job Opportunities
    Data Analyst, Data Scientist, Data Engineer, Product Analyst, Machine Learning Engineer, Decision Scientist
  • Who Is This Program For?
    Engineers & Technicians, Freshers & Final year students, Marketing & Sales Professionals, Software & IT Professionals
  • 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

Associate Diploma from IIIT Bangalore

Complete all the courses successfully to obtain this prestigious recognition from IIITB.

  • Connect with a global network of accomplished IIITB Alumni
  • Widely recognised and valued Associate Diploma in Data Science
  • Network with Data Science and Data Analyst professionals across all industries
Associate Diploma from IIIT Bangalore
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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

  • Pre-Program Preparatory Content
    • Course 1 - Data Toolkit
      • 12 Weeks
    • Course 2 - Statistics and EDA
      • 7 Weeks
    • Course 3 - Machine Learning I
      • 8 Weeks
    • Course 4 - Machine Learning II
      • 7 Weeks
    • Course 5 - Analytics for Managers
      • 6 Weeks
    • Course 6 - Capstone Project
      • 5 Weeks
    • 400+
      Content Hours Available
    • 60+
      Industry Projects
    • 40+
      Live Learning & Expert Coaching Sessions
    • 14
      Programming Tools/ Languages

    Industry Projects

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

    • Engage in collaborative projects with student-mentor interaction
    • Benefit by learning in-person with expert mentors
    • 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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    • Creditworthiness of Customers
      Learn how Predictive Analytics can be used to decide the creditworthiness of...
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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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    • Speech Recognition
      Learn how Google speech-to-text works and make your own model using deep lea...
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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
      Telecom companies often face the problem of churning customers due to the co...
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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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    • Interactive Marketing Campaign Analysis
      Research and analyse data from a marketing campaign to gain valuable insight...
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    The upGrad Advantage
    Strong hand-holding with dedicated support to help you master Data Science
    • Learning Support
      Industry Mentors
      • Receive unparalleled guidance from industry mentors, teaching assistants and graders
      • Receive one-on-one feedback on submissions and personalised feedbacks on improvement
      Student Success Mentors
      • A dedicated Success Mentors is allocated to each student so as to ensure consistent progress
      • Success Mentors are your single points of contact for all your non-academic queries
    • Q&A Forum
      • Timely doubt resolution by Industry experts and peers
      • 100% Expert-verified responses to ensure quality learning
      Expert Feedback
      • Personalised expert feedback on assignments and projects
      • Regular live sessions by experts to clarify concept related doubts
    • upGrad BaseCamp
      • Fun-packed, informative and career building workshops Sessions by industry professionals and professors
      • Group activities with your peers and alumni
      Industry Networking
      • Live sessions by experts on various industry topics
      • One-on-one discussion and feedback sessions with industry mentors
    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
    Hiring Partners
    Career Counselling
    Get personalised career paths traced by experts to ascertain the best opportunities
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    Resume Feedback
    Obtain specific, personalised inputs on your resume structure and content
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    Interview Preparation
    Get unlimited mock interview sessions with hiring managers and receive detailed feedback
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    Job Assistance
    Get an opportunity to interview for upGrad's 300+ hiring partners with upGrad Career Fairs & more
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    Career Transition Handbook
    Learn more about our successful career transitions in Data
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    Admission Process

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

    Program Fee
    INR 2,60,000 (incl. taxes)
    Starting at INR 8,539/month. No Cost EMI options available.
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      How You Benefit From This Program
      • Diploma in Data Science without quitting your job
      • Cutting-edge curriculum designed by industry experts
      • Alumni status from IIIT Bangalore
      • Career transition with 58% average salary hike

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