Bachelor’s Degree with minimum 50% or equivalent passing marks. No coding experience required.
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Executive PG Program from IIIT Bangalore
Complete all the courses successfully to obtain this prestigious recognition from IIITB with a specialization in any of the following: Deep Learning, Business Intelligence/ Data Analytics, Data Engineering
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Widely recognized and valued Executive PG Program in Data Science
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Learn from India’s leading Data Science faculty and industry leaders
An alumnus of IIT and IIM with over 13 years of experience in analytics with industry leaders such as the CitiGroup, Tata Industries, etc.
Dean - Academics
Prof. Chandrashekar has a Ph.D. from Mississippi State University and experience of over 10 years in several multinational organizations.
A gold medallist from IIM Bangalore, an alumnus of IIT Madras and London Business School, Anand is among the top 10 data scientists in India.
Prof. Anjali has a Ph.D. from Georgia Tech as well as an integrated M.Tech. (EE) from IIT Bombay.
Co-Founder & CEO
An AI and Analytics evangelist for Fortune 500 companies who has won several industry awards in the field of analytics
He is PI and nodal officer of the project under the National Mission for Interdisciplinary Cyber-Physical Systems.
Prof. G. Srinivasaraghavan
Prof. Srinivasaraghavan has a Ph.D. in Computer Science from IIT Kanpur and 18 years of experience with Infosys Technologies.
Head of Analytics
An alumnus of McKinsey and Co., Flipkart, and Bharti Airtel with over 11 years of experience
Dinesh Babu Jayagopi
Prof. Dinesh has a Ph.D. from Ecole Polytechnic Federate Switzerland, M.Sc. from IISc Bangalore in System Science and Signal Processing and a B.Tech. from Madras Institute of Technology
Kalpana is the ex-AVP of Decision Sciences at Genpact with over 20 years' experience.
Sr. Research Scientist
An alumnus of IIT Bombay, UCB and Harvard Business School with over 9 years of experience
Lead Data Scientist (Pricing)
An alumnus of IIT with over 7 years of experience at Watson at IBM Research, startups & Myntra
Mirza Rahim Baig
Lead Business Analytics
Advanced analytics professional with 8+ years of experience as a consultant in the e-commerce and healthcare domains
Bijoy Kumar Khandelwal
Chief Operating Officer
Bijoy comes with a deep understanding of the private and cloud architectures and has helped numerous companies make the transition.
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Pre-Programme Preparatory Content
Course 1: Data Toolkit
Course 2 - Machine Learning-I
Specialisation - Deep Learning
Specialisation - Business Intelligence/Data Analytics
Specialisation - Data Engineering
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Post Course 2 (Machine Learning), choose any one of the below 3 specialisations as per your background and career aspirations
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Our Admissions Committee will review your test score & profile. Upon qualifying, an Offer Letter will be sent to you confirming your admission to the Executive PG Program in Data Science.
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4.5 Years ExperienceDeputy Manager,ICICI Bank
The Executive PG Program in Data Science course from upGrad and IIIT Bangalore has been a boon for me and it has helped enhance my skills in Excel, SQL, R, etc.
4 Years ExperienceAnalyst,Nice
It doesn't matter what your previous working background is, as everything is taught from the basics.
6 Years ExperienceResearch Assistant,Nice
Group case studies really give a sense of teamwork, as it happens in regular classroom studies. It teaches us coordination and right attitude as a team player in meeting all the deadlines.
2 Years ExperienceData Analyst,Tech Mahindra
They will prepare you how to face Data Science job interviews. Along with this, upGrad will also provide mock interviews and mock mcqs tests to check your capability for the interviews.
I’ve spent more than 10yrs working in tech and I felt I needed to upskill myself in the latest technologies. I was looking for something that is rigorous and can help act as a differentiator for me in new projects. That’s how I landed on upGrad - I originally joined their certification course in Data Science, but then upgraded to their Executive course to take advantage of the various options available. I like that I can customize my experience & pick different paths depending on what I like.
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