Online Short Course/FDP
Machine Learning and Data Analytics with Python

(27th April-04th May, 2020)

Recognized by AICTE at par with QIP for recognition/credits

Venue: Online Classroom Sessions Using Zoom

Certificates to participants by E&ICT Academy IIT Roorkee

Last Date for Registration: April 24th, 2020

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

Experts from Industry: Mr. Sriraman (Devarty Technologies Pvt Ltd)

Experts from Academia: Guest Lectures from IITR

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

Local Coordinator (E&ICT Academy IIT Roorkee): Prof. R. Balasubramanian

Why Machine Learning and Data Analytics?

Machine Learning 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 analytics problems using 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, machine learning 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 various aspects of data handling and how information can be extracted from data.
  • Carry out predictions and 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 participants to seek job opportunities in data analyst fields.

  • Course Program

  • The program is split into lectures and lab sessions.
  • Quizzes and project work for enhanced learning.
  • Hands-on experience on basic & advanced- level topics.
  • Interaction & learning with experts from academia & industry.
  • Certificates to the participants by E&ICT Academy IITR.

  • Course Content:
  • Introduction to python, variables numbers, strings, lists, tuples, dictionary, sets, operators, functions
  • Working with files, numpy, scipy and pandas.
  • Working with data, splitting data, data analytics workflow, machine learning algorithms.
  • Linear regression, logistic regression, decision tree / random forest, support vector machine.
  • Assignment/Mini project based on Machine Learning.
  • Important Details

    Last Date for Registration:
    April 24th, 2020
    50 seats on first-cum-first-serve basis
    8 days, 40 hours
    Registration Fee
    Faculty Members: Rs. 250/-
    Research Scholars: Rs. 500/-
    Persons from Industry: Rs. 1500/-
    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
    Prof. Sanjeev Manhas (P.I., E&ICT Academy, ECE Dept, IITR)
    Prof. R. Balasubramanian(CSE Dept, IITR)
    Mr Navin Garg, HoD, CSE Dept GEHU Dehradun
    Mr Amit Gupta, Assistant Professor, CSE Dept GEHU Dehradun,
    Tel: +91-9412941219, +91-9717524177, +91-1332-286457

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