Ranked #2 Among ‘Top 10 Full-Time Data Science Courses in India’ in 2019, 2018, 2017
Guaranteed Placement*After successful completion of the program
CertificationManipal Academy of Higher Education
Course Duration11 Months In-Person Program

Program Overview

Through this 11-month-long in-person postgraduate diploma program, learners can become proficient Data Science professionals by mastering Data Visualization, Exploratory Data Analysis, Artificial Intelligence & Neural Networks and implementing Big Data techniques using tools, like R, Excel, Tableau, SQL, NoSQL, Hadoop, and more. Certified by Manipal Academy of Higher Education, with industry partner Equifax, this immersive, guaranteed placement* program is taught by the best minds in the industry where students get hands-on learning experience in Data Science labs that are equipped with the latest analytics software & applications.

Batch Start Date: 15th Feb 2021

Delivery mode: In-Person Classroom Sessions

Eligibility criteria:

  1. Graduate with minimum of 50% marks
  2. Clear the pre-admission online test and interview
Top Skills You Will Learn

Batch Start Date: 15th Feb 2021

Delivery mode: In-Person Classroom Sessions

Eligibility criteria:

  1. Graduate with minimum of 50% marks
  2. Clear the pre-admission online test and interview
What You Get From This Program?

Get your skillset built Use Big Data technologies to deploy enterprise information management & solve business problems

Learn Emerging Technologies Master AI, ML & Neural Network that emphasize the creation of intelligent machines

Get Hands-on Experience In-person sessions with experienced SMEs with 15+ years of experience from academia, IT & Data Science industry

Be job ready Get a 100% Guaranteed Placement* after successfully completing the program

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Curriculum

The curriculum of the PG Diploma in Data Science is industry-relevant with applications in multiple domains. It is taught by highly experienced Subject Matter Experts from academia, IT and the Data Science industry. The program comprises a balanced mix of instructor-led classroom sessions, assignments and case studies during & after class hours. The course structure enables the learners to implement techniques and tools using R, Python, Excel, Tableau, SQL, NoSQL, Hadoop, Pig, Hive, Apache Spark and Storm.

Duration: 11 Months

Spread over 2 terms

Capstone Project: 1

  • Module: Programming for Data Science
    • Starting Python & Basics of Python Language
    • Python Core Data Structures
    • Functions & Modules
    • Object Oriented Programming
    • Structured Exception Handling
    • FILE Input/output
    • NumPy and Panda
  • Module: Statistical Techniques for Data Science
    • Introduction to Statistics
    • Probability
    • Sampling
    • Testing of Hypothesis
    • Data Relationship through Correlation
    •  Regression
  • Module: Data Scrapping and Data Wrangling
    • Data Scrapping
    • Types of Data, Finding data across sources
    • Querying an API directly Stocks, Weathers etc.
    • Browser-based Scrapping
    • Scrapping tables such as Wikipedia/IMDB
    • Data Wrangling
    • Data quality detection
    • Integrating data from multiple sources
    •  Transforming data
    • Pivoting & aggregation and joining
    • Introduction to Database Management Systems
  •  Module: Data Analysis and Visualization
    • Data Analysis and Story Telling
    • Visualization and Communication using Descriptive Analysis
    • Data cleansing and transformation, Building Dashboards
    • Dimension Reduction and Visualization
  •  Module: Big Data Technologies
    • Motivation for Big Data
    • Hadoop Components
    • Understanding HBase
    • Analyzing Data with Hive and Pig
    • Sqoop, Flume and Kafka
    • Understanding Spark
    • Spark programming
  •  Module: Machine Learning
    • Introduction to Machine Learning and Data Science
    • Classification
    • Validation Measures
    • Clustering
    • Recommendation Systems
    • Customer Analytics
    • Time Series
  • Module: Artificial IntelligenceArtificial Intelligence
    • Introduction to AI
    • Applications of AI
    • Programming with TensorFlow
    • High-level TensorFlow APIs
    • TensorBoard
    • Deep Learning (DL) and Reinforcement learning
  • Elective 1 (Text Analytics and Natural Language Processing/Computer Vision)
  • Elective 2 (Data Science on AWS Cloud Platform/Social Network Analysis)
  • Internship/Capstone Project – 3 Months
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Capstone Project

The Postgraduate Diploma in Data Science offers 4 Industry Discussions, 5 Case Studies, 3 Assignments & 3 Industry Projects to make learners job-ready. Learners will be offered domain-specific electives on Marketing and BFSI Analytics, Unstructured Data Analysis, Robotic Process Automation, and Linear Programming to make them thorough with the core concepts of the program. Towards the end of the program, learners will also need to do a 3-month internship at a company, or work on a capstone project.

Certification

  • Amongst the “Top 3” private institutions in India
  • Conferred as an Institute of Eminence by University Grants Commission (UGC) in July 2018
  • 60+ Years of Academic Excellence
  • 90,000+ Professionals Trained
  •  Recognized as the No.1 institute adept at training in emerging technologies like Data Science, Product Management, Cyber Security, Business Analytics, Cloud Computing, People Analytics, Digital HR, to name a few
  • Awarded the prestigious “Partner of Excellence Award 2019” by NASSCOM

Guaranteed Placement*

Every student who successfully completes the academic requirements of the Data Science training program from Manipal Academy of Higher Education (MAHE) and conforms to the program’s disciplinary norms will be placed by the end of the program. A student is considered to be placed when they receive an offer letter from a company.

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110+Hiring Partners

42%Average Salary Hikes Received

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10+Years of Top-notch Online Teaching Expertise

Placement Terms & Conditions

Placement Terms & Conditions: 

  • Graduation with 50% marks
  • Each learner gets a minimum of three opportunities with hiring companies
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Manipal Placement Guarantee*

Every student successfully completing the academic requirements of the Data Science training program from Manipal Academy of Higher Education (MAHE) and conforming to the program’s disciplinary norms will be placed by the end of the program. A student is considered to be placed when he/she receives an offer letter from a company.

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How to Apply

Step 1
Fill out the Application Form

Share the required details & upload the resume. Pay the application fee (if applicable) to move on to the next step.

Step 2
Talk to our Admission Counselor

Talk to our Academic Counselor, who shall resolve any query regarding the program & admission process.

Step 3
Selection/Rejection Letter

Based on the Application Form, Eligibility Criteria & Resume, a selection or rejection letter will be sent.

Step 4
Admission Letter & Enrollment

Selected learners could pay the program fee to enroll in our program.

INR 4,95,000 + Taxes

INR 6,15,000 + GST (with hostel)

The program fee for the Data Science PG course may be paid in 3 equal installments, or as a lump-sum at the start of the program.

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FAQS

Every student who successfully completes the academic requirements of the Data Science training program from Manipal Academy of Higher Education (MAHE) and conforms to the program’s disciplinary norms will be placed by the end of the program. A student is considered to be placed when he/she receives an offer letter from a company.

In the event a student is not placed at the end of (the 11-month) program, he/she will continue to receive placement assistance and also a stipend of INR 30,000 per month for the next 3 months.  The stipend is payable until a student gets placed or for 3 months, whichever is earlier.  

Interested students will have to fill up an online application form. Those who match the eligibility criteria will have to undergo the online assessment test depending upon their graduation streams and programming knowledge. Candidates clearing the assessment successfully may undergo a video call-based interview. More details regarding the selection procedure will be updated soon.

The assessments will be conducted as follows:

The details regarding the test login credentials and the instructions for taking the tests will be communicated to the applicants via mail, within a few days of receiving the completed application form. The applicants can take the tests, at their locations as per their time convenience within the specified test window duration

This Postgraduate Diploma by Manipal Academy of Higher Education is spread over 11 (8+3) months – across 2 terms. The first term (8 months) has a mix of theory and labs, while the second term includes advanced concepts and project terms.

Refunds will be processed according to our Refund policy.

 

Yes, there will be assessments, scores and grading for the courses conducted. 

The Program fee for the Data Science PG course may be paid in 3 equal installments, or as a lump-sum at the start of the program. Please contact our academic counselors for more details.

Yes, we have industry experts and corporate partners who play an active role in designing the program curriculum, learning interventions, internships, and placements.

Each learner gets a minimum of three opportunities with hiring companies. An opportunity will be defined as a test or an interview with a company that is interested in it. 

The Postgraduate Diploma in Data Science is taught through an 8-month classroom session. The full-time course in data science is offered in Bangalore. It is one of the most comprehensive data science programs in India.

About Us

  • Recognized as the No.1 institute for data science training in 2019, 2018, 2017, 2016, 2014 and 2013 & Awarded the prestigious “Partner of Excellence Award 2019” by NASSCOM
  • 400+ years of combined teaching experience & 1M+ hours of learning content viewed
  • Manipal Academy of Higher Education (MAHE) is synonymous with excellence in higher education and is among the Top 3 private institutions in India
  • Conferred as an Institute of Eminence by University Grants Commission (UGC) in July 2018, MAHE has nearly 2,500 faculty and almost 10,000 other support and service staff

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