STARTS ON October 28, 2021
DURATION 3 Months (4-5 hours/ week)
STARTS ON October 28, 2021
DURATION 3 Months (4-5 hours/ week)

Programme Overview

Today, data is at the heart of every successful organisation, with data professionals playing a pivotal role in business decisions. The World Economic Forum predicts that by 2022, skills will be more important than job titles as the labour market moves towards multi-faceted professionals rather than singularly specialised ones. Keeping in mind this growing trend, now is the time to upskill so that the world is your oyster.

To help you learn the skills required to be successful in a data-driven world, IIM Kozhikode has launched the Certificate Programme in Data Science. This programme is designed for professionals from any domain looking to advance their careers. It will provide you with skills that will give you an insight into modern data science practices.

Programme Highlights

3-hours of Live Sessions with IIM Kozhikode Faculty

121 Video Lectures and Demos

32 Assignments and 7 Discussions

36
Quizzes

1
Final Project

Eruditus Career Services workshops and job placement assistance

The programme includes live sessions with IIM Kozhikode faculty.

Who is this Programme for?

This cutting-edge programme is a must-have skillset for:

  • Business Leaders who look up to data science to drive organisational transformation across teams.
  • Professionals looking to understand Data Science methodologies and implement them to achieve team/ organisation goals.
  • Project Leaders who want to lead data-driven projects and teams within their organisation.
  • Professionals who aspire to lead data-driven disruptions in businesses across various domains like Retail, Pharma, Healthcare, Material Sciences, etc.

Programme Highlights

3-hours of Live Sessions with IIM Kozhikode Faculty

121 Video Lectures and Demos

32 Assignments and 7 Discussions

36
Quizzes

1
Final Project

Eruditus Career Services workshops and job placement assistance

The programme includes live sessions with IIM Kozhikode faculty.

Learning Outcomes

  • Outline the importance of data in making a business decision
  • Describe the people and processes involved in the data cycle
  • Get guided, hands-on experience with Excel and Python to analyse data
  • Learn how to use descriptive, predictive and prescriptive analytics to drive growth
  • Describe the spectrum of data analytics in business decisions
  • Use analytics to extract insights out of datasets and draw conclusions
  • Understand hierarchical clustering and get the big picture of large data sets

Programme Modules

  • Module 1: Data Analytic Thinking
  • Module 2: Data Analysis with Excel
  • Module 3: Data Analysis with Python
  • Module 4: Data Analytic Thinking
  • Module 5: Types of Data Analytics
  • Module 6: Data Modeling: Predictive Modeling
  • Module 7: Data Modeling: Fitting a Model
  • Module 8: Data Clustering
  • Module 9: Data Clustering: Hierarchical clustering
  • Module 10: Association and Co-occurences: Items That go Together
  • Module 11: Association and Co-occurences: Measuring Suprises
  • Module 12: Project Brief and Course Summary

Programme Directors

Prof. Anjan Kumar Swain, PhD

Professor,

Information Systems

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Professor Swain has a PhD from the University of Sheffield, United Kingdom. His research interests include managerial implications of state-of-the-art methods of digital transformation, blockchain technology, artificial intelligence and other upcoming technologies. ... Read More His publications are in the fields of mathematical modelling, Space Robotics, AI-based methods for decision-making, and multi-criteria decision-making, amongst others.Read Less

Prof. M.P. Sebastian, PhD

Professor & Area Chair,

Information Systems

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Professor Sebastian received both his masters degree and PhD from the Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore. His research interests include artificial intelligence, machine learning, cybersecurity, healthcare ICT etc. He has published many research papers in reputed journals. ... Read More He has guided many PhD candidates and is a reviewer for journals such as Nature Communications, International Journal of Medical Informatics, Government Information Quarterly among others.Read Less

Programme Certificate

Upon successful completion of the Programme, participants will be awarded a verified digital certificate by IIM Kozhikode.

Sample Certificate

Note: All certificate images are for illustrative purposes only and may be subject to change at the discretion of IIM Kozhikode.

Past Participant Profiles

Work Experience
Past Participant Experience
Top Industries
  • Manufacturing
  • Pharmaceuticals / Biotechnology / Healthcare
  • Information Technology / Services
  • Banking, Finance & Consulting
  • Others*

*Others include Education, Shipping, Media, E-commerce etc.

Top Functions
  • Information Systems/ Technology
  • Consulting / Finance & Accounting
  • Marketing & Sales
  • Operations & Manufacturing
  • Others#

#Others include Government Affairs, Risk & Compliance, HR, Teaching, etc.

Top Companies
  • Amazon
  • Ernst & Young
  • Infosys Limited
  • J P Morgan & Chase
  • Reserve Bank of India
  • Royal Bank of Scotland

Early applications encouraged. Limited seats are available.

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