IIT Roorkee| Post Graduate Certification in AI for Digital Businesses and Ecommerce

6 Months Action Learning experience in partnership with Wiley.

Course Snapshot
  • FeeINR 125,000 + GST (Early Bird Discount 5%)
  • Work Experience3 - 30 Years
  • Duration6 Months
  • Delivery MethodOnline
  • Course Starts On19 Dec 2020
Course Detail

Why AI for Digital Businesses and E-Commerce?
E-commerce has transformed the way business is done in India. The Indian E-commerce market is expected to grow to US$ 200 billion by 2026, Propelled by rising smartphone penetration, launch of 4G network and increasing consumer wealth
● Growing Demand
- India is the fastest growing E-Commerce market and is expected to grow at approximately 1,200 per cent by 2026
- Indian E-Commerce market is expected to reach U$$ 84 billion by 2021
● Attractive Opportunities
- India's start-up ecosystem is growing, which is well supported by favourable FDI policies.
- Government Initiatives like Start-up India and Digital India, as well as rising internet penetration driven by market players like Reliance Jio.
● Policy support
- 100 per cent FDI is allowed in B2B E-commerce.
- 100 per cent FDI under the automatic route is permitted in the marketplace model of E-commerce.
● Increasing Investments
- E-commerce and consumer internet companies in india received more than U$ 32 billion from private equity and venture capital players in 2019.

What is the Post Graduate Certification in AI for Digital Businesses and Ecommerce
The Most In-Demand Certification for AI technology in BFSI sector - Gateway for Highest Paying Jobs in AI-ML in the Industry
● Developed by top faculty and experts at IIT Roorkee
● Along with the Wiley Innovation Advisory Council and leading business leaders in emerging technologies
The 6-month intensive program implements:
● Deep tech skills in most commercially used AI, ML and Deep Learning techniques
● Learning from actual business use cases and intensive case studies from the top industry leaders of AI and digital technologies in digital Businesses
● A completely experiential learning experience where learners work hands-on with several labs that integrate key business problems in industry
● Working on an end-to-end business problem-based capstone project to develop an AI solution
The program integrates classes by :
● Esteemed IIT Roorkee Faculty
● Expert Wiley Faculty
● Masterclasses by Top Industry Experts of India

What will you Learn?
● Deep AI techniques (End to end AI Lifecyle)
● Real Life BFSI Applications (Ability to Apply AI to E Commerce and Digital Businesses Domain)
● Problem Solving Mindset (Converting complex Business Problems to Innovative AI Solutions)
● In Demand Skills
- Exploratory Analysis
- Feature Engineering
- Supervised Learning
- Unsupervised Learning
- Time Series Analysis
- Deep Learning and CNN
- Sentiment Analysis and NPL Chatbots
- Artificial Neural Networks with Keras and Tensorflow
- Ensemble Learning

Technologies and Tools you will learn
● Python
● Tensorflow
● Keras
● Numpy
● Pandas, etc.

Program Outcome
● Master some of the most sought-after AI, Machine Learning and Deep Learning, Neural Networks and NLP skills
● Learn Deep AI techniques which are transforming the digital businesses industry for high transformation which has become extremely relevant in a post-pandemic world
● Practice multiple hours of lab exercises in a lab environment integrating real-world datasets and business problems in ecommerce context
● Learn actual application use cases of AI for Ecommerce and Digital Business Services from recognized Industry leaders
● Work on an end-to-end AI project with feedback from a panel of experts
● Understand impact of the latest emerging AI trends such as chatbots, image and speech recognition and intelligent automation

About IIT Roorkee
Indian Institute of Technology - Roorkee is among the foremost of institutes of national importance in higher technological education and in engineering, basic and applied research. Since its establishment, the Institute has played a vital role in providing the technical manpower and know-how to the country and in pursuit of research. The Institute ranks amongst the best technological institutions in the world and has contributed to all sectors of technological development. E - Learning Centre (ELC) formerly Educational Technology Cell (ET CELL), a part and parcel of IIT Roorkee is situated near the building of Center for Continuing Education. This cell was primarily conceived to produce high quality Video/Web/Multimedia based instructional material, syllabus based content development for the National Programme on Technology Enhanced Learning (NPTEL) project and short courses/training programmes for faculty for development of video/web based courses. The cell has state-of-the art digital video cameras, non -linear editing systems, audio and video systems, teaching aids, substantial number of computers, servers and softwares required to produce high quality web based and video based courses and 3D-animation.
Rankings of IIT Roorkee
● 1st Position among the IITs in the Citations per Faculty parameter in the QS World University Rankings
● NIRF Rating of 6th Raking Among Engineering Colleges and 9th Among Overall Colleges in India in 2020

About WileyNXT
WileyNXT by Wiley is an award-winning and innovative learning solution designed to bridge the skill gap for the jobs of tomorrow. The WileyNXT Executive Education Programs are state of art courses to harness the skills of tomorrow. The curriculum and the learning experience have been carefully crafted by program architects to ensure the learner is ready to lead the future with upskilled business acumen. These special courses are co-created by Wiley along with Wiley innovation and Advisory council (WIAC), a body of 50+ Industry and Academia leaders with IIM Lucknow, India's top tier B-school.
Our programs have been developed to build a problem-solving mindset and solve real world business challenges.

Course Schedule

● 6 pm to 9 pm on Saturdays
● 5 pm to 8 pm on Sundays

Desired Candidate Profile

● Work Experience of minimum 3 years in Software Development
● Engineering / Programming background recommended
● Pre screening assessment and documentation

Course Modules

● AI Transformation in Digital Business
● Foundational Building Blocks : Data Sources and Data Handling with Python
● Building End to End Machine Learning Models Across Ecommerce Value Chain
● ML Foundations and Supervised ML
● Unsupervised Machine Learning
● Deep Learning
● Applications of AI