Weekend Advanced Certification Course
on
Data Science using Python

(23rd January - 20th February, 2021)

Venue: Through Online Instructor Led (Live Classes)

Certificates to participants by E&ICT Academy IIT Roorkee


Last Date for Registration: January 21, 2021


Course Fees: INR 8000 (Applicable to all)


Eligibility: All Undergraduates/Postgraduates/Working Professionals/Faculty from Academic and Research Organizations


Experts from Academia: Prof. R. Balasubramanian and Prof. Partha Pratim Roy from IIT Roorkee

Experts from Industry: Mr. Pranjal Mishra from Devarty Technologies, Expert talks from industry

Course Coordinators: Prof. R. Balasubramanian and Prof. Partha Pratim Roy from IIT Roorkee

Principal Investigator (E&ICT Academy IIT Roorkee): Prof. Sanjeev Manhas

Why Data Science?

Data Science has become an essential part of everyday life and emerged as a critical component of modern business intelligence in recent years. Its algorithms are becoming ever necessary due to various factors like growing volumes and varieties of available data, computational processing that is cheaper and more powerful, and affordable data storage.

According to Kdnuggets- Businesses will need one million ML engineer/ data scientists in near future
Data Scientist has been named the best job - Forbes


Objectives of the Course

  • To provide foundation of Python scripting and its principles.
  • To design and implement of real-world inspired ML and DL algorithms applications (Image Processing with MLP).
  • Boost your career prospects through innovative and independent learning.
  • Project work with real life problems (Hand written optical image recognition and Exploratory analysis on Covid 19).

  • Course Features

  • 40+ Hours live instructor-led classes.
  • Lectures from IIT Roorkee, Hands-on sessions from industry experts.
  • Expert talks from industry.
  • Career guidance sessions from the experts.
  • 3 hrs of doubt clearing sessions on weekend.
  • Access to learning material and video lectures.
  • Certificates by E&ICT Academy IIT Roorkee.

  • Focus Areas
  • Hypothesis testing: Z-Test, Chi-Square, Annova, Jarque Bera
  • Classification Algorithims: KNN, SVM, Naive Bayes
  • Feature Selection with Boruta & RFE
  • Grid Search and Cross validation, DBSCAN
  • Neural Networks: Architecture: Cost Function, Activation Function, Hidden Layers, Model Convergence, Learning Rate, Epochs, GD, SGD, LR Decay
  • Time Series: Trends, Seasonality, Cyclic, Differencing, AR, MA, ARMA, ARIMA
  • Project 1: Creating The Spam Classifier using LSTM
  • Project 2: Sentiment Analysis
  • Project 3: Stock Price Prediction
  • Important Details

    Last Date for Registration:
    January 21, 2021
    Seats
    Limited seats on First-come, First-served basis
    Duration
    14 days, 40+ Hours
    Registration Fee
    Rs. 8000/- Applicable to all (Non Refundable)
    Note - Refund will be done in case of course cancellation only, with in 20 working days
    Payment mode (Read the instruction for payment)
    Offline: Demand draft drawn in favour of "Dean SRIC IIT Roorkee" payable at Roorkee
    Online: Click on the link (https://www.onlinesbi.com/prelogin/icollecthome.htm?corpID=365641)
    How to Apply
    You can apply online by click here to fill-up the application form OR you can download offline form and email scanned copy to eict@iitr.ac.in
    Contact Details
    Prof. Sanjeev Manhas (P.I., E&ICT Academy, ECE Dept, IIT Roorkee)
    Prof. R. Balasubramanian, CSE Department, IIT Roorkee
    Prof. Partha Pratim Roy, CSE Department, IIT Roorkee
    eict@iitr.ac.in, eictiitr@gmail.com
    Tel: +91-9149130233, +91-6376670716



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