One Week Short Course/FDP
Machine Learning and Data Analytics using Python

(09th September-13th September, 2019)

Recognized by AICTE at par with QIP for recognition/credits

Venue: Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee

Certificates to participants by E&ICT Academy IIT Roorkee

Last Date for Registration: September 02nd, 2019

Eligibility: Faculty/PhD/Research Scholars of engineering/technical institutions and persons from Govt. departments/labs and industry.

Experts from Academia/Industry: Dr. Partha Pratim Roy (IIT Roorkee), Dr. Balasubramanian (IIT Roorkee),Dr. Sanjeev Kumar (IIT Roorkee), Dr.Raksha Sharma (IIT Roorkee),Dr. Gaurav Dixit (IIT Roorkee), Dr. A. Ramesh (IIT Roorkee), Dr. Sonali Agarwal (IIIT Allahabad), Dr. Sangheeta Roy (TCS Innovation Lab), Mr. Tanmoy Das (IBM, Kolkata)

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

Why ML and Data Analytics using Python ?

Data analysis has become an essential part of everyday life and emerged as a critical component of modern business intelligence in recent years. Data scientists have a number of option to analyze data using statistical methods. One of the most convenient and powerful methods is to use the Python programming language. This course will help you to learn how to tackle data analysis problems using the Python. Participants will able to understand how data is created, stored, accessed. What you learn in this course will give you a strong foundation in all the areas that support analytics. Participants will also learn how to compute various statistical measures, create meaningful data visualizations, Python models to predict expected future outcomes.

Objective of the Course

  • Introduction of data analytics and it's real- life applications.
  • Understanding of statistics and Python programming which will help the participants to carry out various analytical studies.
  • Benefits and Outcomes of the Course

  • Learn the importance of data.
  • Learn the various aspects of data handling and how information can be extracted from data.
  • Carry out predictions-how to predict, how to analyses predicted values, discuss the importance of variables in a dataset.
  • Industries and domain where analytics are used extensively.
  • Guide/Mentor the students to seek job opportunities in data analyst fields.

  • Course Program

  • The program is split into lectures and labs/hands-on sessions.
  • Hands-on experience on basic and advanced-level topics.
  • Interaction & learning with experts from academia & industry.
  • Certificates to participants by E&ICT Academy IIT Roorkee.
  • Recognized by AICTE at par with QIP for recognition/credits.
  • E&ICT IITR learning material can be used while teaching presentation and projects.

  • Course Content:
  • Introduction to Python, Data Preprocessing, Measures of Similarity and Dissimilarity, Visualization.
  • Association Analysis: Apriori Algorithm, Rule Generation, FP-Growth.
  • Classification, Regression Analysis, Decision Tree, Ensemble Learning.
  • Data Analytics with Machine Learning.
  • Assignment/Mini project based on data analytics.
  • Important Details

    Last Date for Registration:
    September 02nd, 2019
    60 seats on first-cum-first-serve basis
    5 days, 35 hours
    Registration Fee
    Faculty Members: Rs. 1,000/- (with food and accommodation)
    Research scholars/Persons from Industry: Rs. 1,000/- (without food and accommodation)
    Research scholars/Persons from Industry: Rs. 3,000/- (with food and accommodation)
    No travel allowance will be provided.
    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 (
    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
    Contact Details
    Dr. Sanjeev Manhas (P.I., E&ICT Academy, ECE Dept, IITR)
    Dr. P.P. Roy (Local Coordinator, E&ICT Academy, CSE Dept, IITR)
    Dr. Balasubramanian (Local Coordinator, E&ICT Academy, CSE Dept, IITR),
    Tel: +91-7078627392, +91-1332-28 6457

    A hard copy of the application form along with Demand Draft must reach to the following address: Mr. Prateek Sharma, EICT Academy, ECE Department, IIT Roorkee, Uttarakhand 247667.

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