PG Diploma in Data Science

11 months Diploma Program in Data Science by Manipal ProLearn & Equifax

Course Snapshot
  • Work Experience0 - 30 Years
  • Duration11 Months
  • Delivery MethodClassroom
Course Detail

About the Program

Manipal ProLearn's PG Diploma in Data Science program is designed to provide you with a broad understanding of the basic and advanced concepts of Data Science. The Data Science training will enable you to implement Big Data techniques using tools using R, Excel, Tableau, SQL, NoSQL, Hadoop, Pig, Hive, Apache Spark and Storm.

Program Highlights:

- 160 Lectures
- 4 Discussions
- 5 Case Studies
- 4 Webinar Sessions
- 3 Assignments
- 3 Industry Projects

Program Benefits:

- Certificate in Post Graduate Diploma in Data Science from Manipal Academy of Higher Education
- Instructor-led classroom sessions on weekdays complemented by seamless assignments & case studies after class
- Supplementary Online Training Program provided - Python with Data Science
- Get trained on specialisations like Banking / Marketing Analytics. Pick up soft skills along with technical skills for overall development
- Program is equipped with concepts, techniques and practice exercises, which will enable the learner to implement techniques and tools using R, Excel, Tableau, SQL, NoSQL, Hadoop, Pig, Hive, Apache Spark and Storm.

Learning Outcomes:

- Perform data analysis, modelling, and predictive analysis and story-telling through data visualization which is crucial to business decision-making
- Apply the methods, tools and techniques to real-world problems by leveraging technologies such as R, Excel, SQL, NoSQL, Tableau, Hadoop, Pig, Hive, Apache Spark and Storm, and other open source and proprietary products as well
- Understand and use Big Data technologies as enablers to deploy enterprise information management and solve business problems.
- Communicate analytics problems, methods, and findings effectively orally, visually, and in writing
- Help companies make critical decisions through analysis, modelling, visualization, etc.

Manipal Placement Guarantee:

Every student successfully completing the PG Diploma in Data Science will be placed by the end of the 11-month program. All students who are not placed at the end of the program will receive:

- INR 30,000 stipend for 3 months
- Placement assistance for 3 months

Course Schedule

The program is spread over 11 (8+3) months - across 2 terms. The first term (8 months) have a mix of theory and labs while the second term includes advanced concepts and project term.

Desired Candidate Profile

- Graduates with minimum 50% marks from a recognized institute/ university with either mathematics, statistics or programming as a subject in qualifying degree can apply. Students graduating by July 2019 can apply too.
- Applicants will be required to clear the pre-admission online test and interview
- Loans available from Neev Finance, Avance & TachyLoans

Course Modules

Term 1:
- Programming for Data Science
- Data Scrapping and Data Wrangling
- Statistical techniques for Data Science
- Machine Learning
- Data Analysis and Visualisation
- Big Data Technologies

Term 2:
- Artificial Intelligence
- Elective 1 (Banking Analytics or Marketing Analytics)
- Elective 2 (Unstructured Data Analysis/Robotic Process Automation)
- Project/Internship