WHAT IS IDM
The University of Chicago Graham School and Jigsaw Academy, India’s top online school for analytics, together provide students with the superior training necessary to draw insights from real data and to apply analytical skills to solve real problems with the launch of the Integrated Program in Data Science and Machine Learning (IDM). IDM is highly applied in nature, integrating business strategy, project-based learning, simulations, case studies, and specific electives addressing the analytical needs of various industry sectors.
This program is a blend of in-person and online classes that will include hands-on learning in the Jigsaw Lab and projects & seminars by industry leaders. All the offline sessions will be held in Bangalore, India. The content and curriculum for the course have been jointly designed by lecturers from UChicago and industry experts from Jigsaw Academy.
In this program, you will acquire advanced proficiency in applying state-of-the-art database development and software skills to support a variety of analytics applications. Students will learn data collection and preparation methodologies, including identifying most relevant data sources and preparing data for analytics. Through a combination of lectures and assignments, program participants will gain an in-depth understanding of best in-class modeling and data analytics techniques.
The program will provide an opportunity to work with real data sets to provide the students with an opportunity to use data to provide data-driven strategic and tactical recommendations. The program will cover techniques such as linear and logistic regression, ANOVA, Time Series, Tree models, Segmentation, Ensemble models, SVM and machine learning in big data. In addition to technical skills, the program also allows students to build effective leadership and communication skills to advance their career upon graduation.
Tools that will be covered include: XLminer, Tableau, R, Hadoop, MapReduce, Spark and SparkMLlib
Download the program brochure for a comprehensive list of topics covered in the program.
WHAT YOU GET
200+ hours of content
96 hours of in-person training
24 hours of online live sessions
80+ hours of recorded sessions
Hands-on industry project experience
Supply Chain, Marketing or Finance
Jigsaw Learning Centre
Gain free access to a variety of supplemental resources like handouts, reference material, guides, lecture transcripts and student forums
Access to Jigsaw Lab
Access to a cloud-based solution, for hands-on experience with real-life business data using the latest analytical tools
Learn how to apply analytics across industries such as supply chain analytics, marketing and finance
Work on live projects with senior industry professionals. Network with industry experts during guest lectures.
Arnab Bose is the Managing Director at Abzooba, a data analytics company. He is a 20 year veteran who enjoys working with data and has extensive analytics experience in healthcare and finance. Arnab is also a consultant for analytics in automated vehicle control. He focuses on natural language processing and machine learning models for unstructured and structured data. Arnab serves on the board of the financial engineering graduate program at University of Southern California. Arnab holds MS and PhD degrees in electrical engineering from University of Southern California, and a BS in electrical engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology in Kharagpur, India
Strategic Consumer Insights and Marketing Analytics Professional. Invented (patented and/or published) profit impacting methods for Direct Marketing and Data Mining, Market Segmenatation, New Product Development, Product Positioning, Customer Loyalty, Consumer Promotion Mix optimization, and Brand Strategy. Have 25+ years professional experience working at AT&T Bell Labs, Kraft Foods, Capital One, and Accenture. Provided business consulting services to Bank of America, Fannie Mae, Johnson & Johnson, and Proctor & Gamble.
Gaurav has over 15 years of experience in the field of analytics and has worked across multiple verticals including financial services, retail, FMCG, telecom, pharmaceuticals and leisure industries.
Sarita has a master’s degree in Quantitative Economics from Tufts University, Boston. She is an expert in business analytics training, with over 10 years of extensive experience in analytics and consulting across diverse domains including FMCG, retail, healthcare.
Jigsaw's chief R trainer, Baan, has an M.Tech. in Statistical Quality Control & Operations Research from ISI Calcutta and an M.Sc. from Pune University. He also has significant experience with open source platforms such as R. He brings 14 years of experience in providing analytics solutions across multiple sectors to Jigsaw's analytic training courses.