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STARTS ON December 19, 2021
DURATION 6 Months Live Online Sessions 3 hours/ Sunday 12:15 PM to 3:15 PM
STARTS ON December 19, 2021
DURATION 6 Months Live Online Sessions 3 hours/ Sunday 12:15 PM to 3:15 PM

Programme Overview

From Netflix to Google, world-renowned companies have multiplied their business growth with Data Science and Machine Learning (ML) applications, guided by a data-driven approach to decision-making. Join IIT Delhi's six-month live online Certificate Programme in Data Science & Machine Learning to learn in-demand data science and machine learning tools and techniques with Python. Become industry-ready and leverage data science and ML for automation, effective decision-making, and competitive advantage.

Eligibility: Graduates (10+2+3)/ Diploma Holders (only 10+2+3) from a recognised university in any discipline.

Prerequisite: Participants with a background of 10+2 mathematics, or course completion in statistics at UG level are preferred. Exceptions can be allowed if the participants have sufficient work experience in the data science field. Basic programming skills preferably Python will be helpful.

Programme Highlights

Learn from one of India's Leading Engineering Schools

Experience high-impact live online learning and explore real-world case studies

Gain industry-oriented insights from eminent IIT Delhi faculty

Participate in peer-to-peer learning and expand your professional network

Receive an industry-recognised Certificate in Data Science & Machine Learning from IIT Delhi

Learning Outcomes

  • Build predictive models using neural networks and time series data forecasting models
  • Gain hands-on experience in machine learning algorithms, the statistical models behind them and the applications of ML
  • Develop an in-depth understanding of popular methods like regression, clustering, decision trees and deep learning
  • Learn optimisation formulations to minimise errors and build accurate models
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Who is this Programme for?

This programme is best suited for:

  • Early and mid-level Professionals interested in gaining a relevant and cutting-edge perspective on data science and ML for better career prospects
  • Professionals who oversee software development and machine learning projects with a keen interest in developing a data-driven decision-making approach and those looking to apply data science and ML to enhance their business growth

Programme Modules

  • Fundamentals of Python*
  • Fundamentals of Mathematics - Linear Algebra/Probability
  • Measures and descriptors of data, Distributions and Estimation
  • Exploratory data analysis
  • Hypothesis testing and evaluation
  • Data and Information Systems
  • Story Telling with Data
  • Designing Business Dashboards
  • Optimisation formulations
  • Gradient and search-based optimisation for machine learning
  • Linear, Quadratic, and Nonlinear Programming
  • Multi-objective and multi-criteria decision-making - evolutionary tools
  • Regression and derivatives
  • Trees and random forests
  • Support vector machines
  • Clustering – mixture models, hierarchical k-means clustering
  • Dimensionality Reduction: PCA
  • Deep feedforward neural nets
  • Convolutional neural nets
  • Long short-term memory (LSTM) networks
  • Introduction to Graph Neural nets, Generative Adversarial Networks, and Reinforcement Learning
  • Integrative Exercise
  • Project Presentations

- Modules/ topics are indicative only, and the suggested time and sequence may be dropped/ modified/ adapted to fit the total programme hours.
*Fundamentals of Python will be taught via recorded sessions by the IIT Delhi faculty. The faculty will be conducting Q/A on the same.

Programme Coordinators


Assistant Professor, Department of Chemical Engineering

Joint Faculty, School of AI

Indian Institute of Technology Delhi

Dr Hariprasad Kodamana is a PhD from IIT Bombay, where he received the Institute Award for Excellence in PhD thesis. His research interests include machine learning, optimisation, model-based control, fault detection and diagnosis. His research work has been published in various notable international peer-reviewed journals and presented in leading conferences.

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Assistant Professor

Department of Management Studies,

Associate Faculty, School of AI

Indian Institute of Technology Delhi

Dr Agam Gupta is a fellow of the Indian Institute of Management Calcutta (IIM Calcutta). His research areas include platform ecosystems, digital marketing, computational social science, and complexity. He has taught various courses on data visualisation and data mining. His research work has featured in reputed international journals and conferences proceedings.

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Associate Professor, Department of Chemical Engineering

Associate Faculty, School of AI

Indian Institute of Technology Delhi

Dr Manojkumar Ramteke is a PhD from the Department of Chemical Engineering, IIT Kanpur. He has also worked as a scientist at the Institute of Chemical and Engineering Sciences (ASTAR), Singapore. His research work is focused on multiobjective optimisation of process applications, scheduling and planning of chemical processes, control of chemical processes, novel meta-heuristic and Machine Learning algorithms, and DNA computing and bio-sensors.

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Programme Certificate

Participants will be awarded a successful completion certificate from IIT Delhi on scoring at least 50% marks on aggregate in any two out of three quizzes and maintaining a minimum attendance of 70%. Participants who are unable to maintain 50% marks in the evaluation components, but have a minimum attendance of 90% shall be awarded a participation certificate.

Sample Certificate
Sample Certificate

Note: All certificate images are for illustrative purposes only and may be subject to change at the discretion of IIT Delhi.

Past Participant Profiles

Work Experience
Past Participant Experience
Top Industries
  • BFSI
  • Consulting
  • FMCG
  • IT Services
  • Manufacturing
  • Others*

*Others include Bioinformatics, Education, Healthcare, Infrastructure, Renewable Energy, and Travel, amongst others.

Top Functions
  • Consulting
  • Engineering
  • Finance
  • Manufacturing
  • Technology Management
  • Others*

*Others include Education, Engineering, Finance, IT Services, and Operations amongst others.

Top Companies
  • Accenture
  • American Express India Pvt Ltd
  • Dell Technology
  • Ernst & Young
  • Indian Air Force

Early applications encouraged. Limited seats are available.

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Loan offered at EMI of INR 5,181
Special Corporate Enrolment Pricing

Last Date to Apply: Dec 1, 2021

Last Date to Submit the Fee: Dec 9, 2021

Programme offered by Continuing Education Programme (CEP), IIT Delhi

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