Advanced Certificate Program in Data Science

Kick-start your journey in Data Science & Machine Learning with the best selling certification Program from IIITB through Hands on Industry Projects, Cutting Edge Curriculum, Industry Mentorship & Peer to peer networking today!

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  • 40,000+
    Paid Learners
  • Online
  • 8 Months
    Recommended 12-15 hrs/week
  • Financing
    Starts at $55.53/month
  • Jun 30, 2022
    Start Date
  • Overview
  • Instructors
  • Syllabus
  • Specialisation
  • Projects
  • Benefits
  • Fees
  • Refer & Earn

Program Overview

Key Highlights

  • Complimentary Python Programming Bootcamp
  • Career Essential Soft Skills Program
  • Designed for Working Professionals
  • 300+ Hours of Learning
  • 7+ Case Studies and Projects
  • Timely Doubt Resolution
  • Certification from IIIT Bangalore
  • Interaction opportunity with peers from 85+ countries
  • Fortnightly Mentorship with Industry Experts
  • Support available all days 24 Hours for queries
  • Live sessions with Global Experts
  • Exposure to Kaggle competitions
  • Top Skills You Will Learn
    Statistics, Python Programming, Predictive Analytics using Python, Basic & Advanced SQL, Visualization using Python, EDA, Basic & Advanced Machine Learning Algorithms
  • Advance Your Career
    Data Scientist, ML Engineer, Data Analyst, Product Analyst, Business Analyst, Chief Architect
  • Who Is this Program 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.

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 Program from IIIT Bangalore

Complete all the courses in the program successfully to receive an Advanced Certificate in Data Science from IIIT Bangalore

  • Connect with a global network of accomplished upGrad and IIITB Alumni
  • Upgrade to a widely recognised and valued Advanced Certificate Program in Data Science
  • Network with Data Science professionals across all industry sectors
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Along the way, you will receive support from an unmatched faculty of data science instructors with decades of industry experience.


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
    • Specialisation - Deep Learning
      • 6 Weeks
    • Specialisation - Business Intelligence/Data Analytics
      • 6 Weeks
    • Specialisation - Data Engineering
      • 6 Weeks
    • 400+
      Content Hours Available
    • 60+
      Industry Projects
    • 50+
      Live Learning Sessions
    • 20+
      Expert Coaching Sessions
    • 14+
      Programming Tools/ Languages


    • Deep Learning
    • Business Intelligence / Data Analytics
    • Data Engineering
    • Topics Covered

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

      Business Intelligence / Data Analytics
      • 6 Weeks
      Visualisation using Tableau
      Advanced Excel
      Visualisation using PowerBI
      Structured Problem Solving using Frameworks
      Data Storytelling
      AirBnB 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


    • Get an option to upgrade to Executive PG Program in Data Science and choose from 3 specializations

    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
    • Personalized 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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    • Telecom Churn Analysis
      Solve the most crucial business problem for a leading telecom operator in In...
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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 personalized feedback on improvement
      Student Support
      • Support is available all days for 24 hours.
      • For urgent queries, use the Call Back option on the platform.
    • Q&A Forum
      • Timely doubt resolution by Industry experts and peers
      • 100% Expert-verified responses to ensure quality learning
      Expert Feedback
      • Personalized expert feedback on assignments and projects
      • Regular live sessions by experts to clarify concept related doubts
    • Industry Networking
      • Live sessions by experts on various industry topics
      • One-on-one discussions and feedback sessions with industry mentors
    Program Fee
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      What's Included in the Price
      • Advanced Certificate Program in Data Science from IIITB Without Quitting Your Job
      • Cutting-Edge Curriculum in Data Science Designed by Industry Experts with Live Sessions and Small Group Coaching sessions
      • Hands-on experience on Industry Projects and Personalized Feedback for Improved 360 degree Learning
      • Upgrade to Executive PG Program in Data Science providing you with IIITB Alumni Status

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