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IIM Calcutta | Advanced Programme In Data Sciences

Sharpen your data science skills

Course Snapshot
  • FeeINR 4,70,000 + GST
  • Work Experience3 - 30 Years
  • Duration12 Months
  • Delivery MethodOnline
Course Detail

Program Overview
Businesses have to have data science expertise to make the best decisions in the digital era. IIM Calcutta's Programme will introduce you to the essential tools and techniques to handle, manage, analyse, and interpret large data sets. Working professionals who want to learn about data in a hands-on fashion will benefit from this programme as well.

Who Should Attend
● Working professionals who need to handle and interpret data
● Young managers who want to establish a career in data science.
● Applicants do not need to have prior knowledge of programming, but they must have a fundamental understanding of mathematics and statistics.
● Candidates interested in pursuing a career in data science or seeking to build one through leading techniques and industry-relevant curriculum from IIM Calcutta's finest faculty.

Program Highlights
● Familiarize with the tools and techniques used for handling, managing, analyzing, and interpreting data.
● Gain insights on data management and analysis, along with the knowledge of various software such as Tableau, SPSS Modeler, Oracle SQL, Python, R, Arena, Hadoop
● Develop an acumen towards database management, computation, and information systems with a greater focus on topics such as Data Interpretation, Visualization, and Analysis, Database Management & Data warehousing, Machine Learning, Big Data Storage and Analytics, and Deep Learning.
● Get a deeper perspective on quantitative topics such as Statistics for Data Science, Econometrics, Stochastic Processes, and Simulation
● Expand your data handling/processing skills to non-commercial applications such as atmospheric science, government, utilities, and agriculture.

Desired Candidate Profile

● Working professionals/Self employed with an experience profile of 3 years or more, who are graduates (10+2+3)/post graduates in any discipline with 50% marks in either graduation or post-graduation
● Applicants would be selected through assessment of background and motivation based on the application form submitted (Knowledge of Programming is not essential, but applicants must have basic understanding of Mathematics and Statistics)

Course Modules

● Understanding Data Science
● Mathematics for Data Science
● Statistics for Data Science
● Data Management and Data warehousing
● Machine Learning with Python
● Data Interpretation, Visualization and Analysis, Use of R
● Econometrics with R
● Stochastic Process and Simulation
● Categorical Data Analysis
● Business Intelligence with Data Analytics
● Big Data Storage and Analytics
● Advanced Topics in Data Science - Text Mining, IoT, Deep Learning, Industry 4.0 etc.