PG Diploma in Data Science

Learn in-demand skills with widely recognized and valued Post Graduate Diploma in Data Science by upGrad and IIIT-B

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Program Overview

Key Highlights

  • Designed for Working Professionals
  • 400+ Hours of Learning
  • 7+ Case Studies and Projects
  • Practical Hands-on Workshops
  • One-on-One with Industry Mentors
  • Timely Doubt Resolution
  • Dedicated Student Success Mentor
  • IIIT Bangalore Alumni Status
  • Job Placement Assistance with Top Firms
  • No Cost EMI Option
  • Top Skills You Will Learn
    Statistics, Predictive Analytics using Python, Machine Learning, Data Visualization, Big Data Analytics, etc.
  • Job Opportunities
    Data Analyst, Data Scientist, Product Analyst, Machine Learning Engineer, Business Analyst
  • Who Is This Program For?
    Engineers, Software and IT Professionals, Marketing and Sales Professionals, Managers
  • Minimum Eligibility
    Bachelor’s degree, no coding experience required

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Post Graduate Diploma from IIIT Bangalore

Complete all the courses successfully to obtain this prestigious recognition from IIIT Bangalore

  • Connect with a global network of accomplished IIIT-B Alumni
  • Widely recognised and valued Post Graduate Diploma in Data Science
  • Network with Data Science professionals across all industries
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Learn from India’s leading Data Science faculty and industry leaders


  • Preparatory Course
    • 4 Weeks
    • 3 Assignments
    Prof. G. Srinivasaraghavan
    Chandrashekar Ramanathan
    S. Anand
  • Statistics and Exploratory Data Analytics
    • 7 Weeks
    • 3 Assignments
    Ujjyaini Mitra
    Tricha Anjali
    S. Anand
  • Machine Learning I
    • 8 Weeks
    • 3 Assignments
    Dinesh Babu Jayagopi
    Ujjyaini Mitra
    Hindol Basu
  • Machine Learning II
    • 8 Weeks
    • 3 Assignments
    Prof. G. Srinivasaraghavan
    Ujjyaini Mitra
  • Big Data and SQL
    • 5 Weeks
    • 2 Assignments
    Prof. G. Srinivasaraghavan
    Chandrashekar Ramanathan
    S. Anand
  • Elective - Deep Learning and Neural Networks
    • 10 Weeks
    • 1 Assignments
    Chandrashekar Ramanathan
    S. Anand
  • Elective - Natural Language Processing
    • 10 Weeks
    • 3 Assignments
    Chandrashekar Ramanathan
    S. Anand
  • Elective - Healthcare
    • 10 Weeks
    • 3 Assignments
    Chandrashekar Ramanathan
    S. Anand
  • Elective - E-commerce
    • 10 Weeks
    • 3 Assignments
    Ankit Jain
    Ujjyaini Mitra
  • Elective - BFSI
    • 10 Weeks
    • 3 Assignments
    Kalpana Subbaramappa
    Hindol Basu
  • 400+
    Hours of Content
  • 7
    Case Studies and Projects
  • 20
    Live Sessions
  • 15
    Coding Assignments
  • 7
    Tools and Software

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
  • Spark Funds Investment
    Spark Funds is looking for new avenues to invest its surplus funds in the st...
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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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  • E-commerce Market Mix Modelling
    E-commerce websites often face the challenge of how much to spend on which m...
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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
  • Doubt Resolution
    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
  • Networking
    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

Over 200 Careers Transformed

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Career Counselling
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Resume Feedback
Obtain specific, personalised inputs on your resume structure and content
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Interview Preparation
Receive one-on-one mock interviews conducted by industry mentors and detailed feedback after an interview
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Job Placement
Get an opportunity to interview for upGrad's 250+ hiring partners
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Program Fee
No Cost EMI at ₹21,667/month (inclusive of all taxes)
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    Over 2,300 students have completed this course and started working at their dream job, whats stopping you?

    How You Benefit From This Program
    • Post Graduate Diploma without quitting your job
    • Cutting-edge curiculum designed by industry experts
    • Alumni status from IIIT Bangalore
    • Career transition With up to 200% salary hike
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    Opening the doors to the best in the industry

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