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IIT Roorkee | Post Graduate Certification in Artificial Intelligence

Proficiency in Python mandatory. (Last Day to apply!)

Course Snapshot
  • FeeINR 99,000 + GST
  • Work Experience5 - 30 Years
  • Duration4 Months
  • Delivery MethodOnline
Course Detail

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.

Why AI for BFSI
● Analytics Insight evaluating big data industry's sector-wise growth reveals that, the industry is predicted to grow from US$59.0 billion in 2019 to US$105.2 billion in 2023, and with a share of 14%, the BFSI industry stands at second largest sector, rising from US$25.4 billion in 2019 to US$51.7 billion in 2023.
● India is set to witness 1.5 lakh new openings for data scientists this year - a whopping 62 per cent increase from 2019 which would lead by the BFSI (banking, financial services and insurance), along with manufacturing, healthcare, IT and e-commerce.

What is the Post Graduate Certification in AI for BFSI
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 4-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 banking and finance industry
● 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 BFSI 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

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 BFSI 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 BFSI context
● Learn actual application use cases of AI for BFSI 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

Desired Candidate Profile

● Work Experience of minimum 5 years in BFSI Industry
● Proficiency in Python (mandatory)
● Pre-existing foundational level expertise in data analytics (preferred)

Course Modules

MODULE 1 : AI Transformation in BFSI Landscape
● Changing BFSI Landscape
● Role of AI
● Infrastructure for AI
● Data Preparation
● Masterclass:
Implementing AI at Enterprise Level: Challenges, Impact and Innovations

MODULE 2: Exploratory Analysis and Feature Engineering
● Data Exploration and Sourcing
● Feature Engineering
● Use Case for Hands-On
Fraud Detection

MODULE 3: Supervised Machine Learning
● Supervised Techniques (SVM, NB, KNN, Decision Trees)
● Forecasting and Anomaly Detection with Linear and
● Logistic Regression
● Time Series
● Use Case for Hands On:
- Loan Defaulter Prediction
- Customer Credit Risk Assessment
- Stock Price Prediction
- Users' Opinion Analysis on CFPB Complaints
- Stock Behavior Analysis Using Sentiments

MODULE 4: Unsupervised Machine Learning and Deep Learning
● Unsupervised ML Techniques
● Working with Cluster Analysis
● Deep Learning with Tensorflow and Keras
● Use Case for Hands On:
- Customer Segregation for Direct Marketing Campaigns by Banking Institutions
- Hand Written Character Recognition Using CNN

MODULE 5 : Industry Applications and Project Presentations, Masterclasses on industry use class
● Chatbots for Personalized Banking
● Anti Money Laundering
● Image and Text Analysis for Insurance Fraud

Technologies & Tools you will Learn
● Python
● Tensorflow
● Keras
● Numpy
● Pandas, etc.