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

(27th January-31st January, 2020)

Recognized by AICTE at par with QIP for recognition/credits

Venue: Babu Banarasi Das Engineering College, Lucknow

Certificates to participants by E&ICT Academy IIT Roorkee

Last Date for Registration: January 25th, 2020

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

Experts from Industry: Mr. Deepesh Kumar Mishra (Devarty Technologies Pvt Ltd)

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

Why Data Analytics?

Data analytics 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 data analytics.
  • Important Details

    Last Date for Registration:
    January 25th, 2020
    60 seats on first-cum-first-serve basis
    5 days, 40 hours
    Registration Fee
    Faculty Members: Rs. 500/-
    Research Scholars: Rs. 1000/-
    Persons from Industry: Rs. 2000/-
    Food and Accommodation
    Food and Accommodation will be available on self paid basis. No travel allowance will be provided. For more details, please contact: +91-9889017937
    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. Monica Mehrotra (Director, BBDEC Lucknow)
    Dr. Avinash Gupta ( Prof & Head, CSE Dept, BBDEC Lucknow,
    Tel: +91-9889017937, +91-7078627392, +91-1332-286457

    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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