Executive Development Program In Data Science Using Python, R & Excel

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Enhance business performance with data driven insights

Businesses today are trying to engage with data science in one form or another. Unfortunately, only a few have been able to grasp the idea of what constitutes data science, let alone implement it usefully and profitably. This online course introduces its participants to the world of data science. The objective is to strip away all the distractions around data science – codes, tools, etc., and teach the techniques using practical cases that can be understood and appreciated by someone with an elementary knowledge of mathematics. This course uses a hands-on approach to data science, where participants get to work with data sets to generate insights for businesses.

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Enhance business performance with data driven insights

Businesses today are trying to engage with data science in one form or another. Unfortunately, only a few have been able to grasp the idea of what constitutes data science, let alone implement it usefully and profitably. This online course introduces its participants to the world of data scienc... Read More

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  • SQL Queries
  • Text Analysis
  • Data Visualization in Excel, R and Python
  • Statistics, Linear Algebra and Calculus
  • Regression and Forecasting
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Key skills you’ll learn

  • Programming skills
  • Data visualization
  • Statistical skills
  • Excel, Python, and R

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Benefits for All Students

Opportunity to earn Certificate of Completion from XLRI

Hands-on exposure to popular Business Analytics tools like Python, R and Excel

Hands-on approach to data science to generate insights for businesses

The program is completely oriented towards imparting practical knowledge of tools

Lectures imparted by eminent faculty from XLRI and Industry experts

Strip away all the distractions around data science and understand its value as a new-age crucial business function

Gain exposure to building models in Machine Learning, Deep Learning and understand how models apply in different functional areas of Management

Opportunity to earn Certificate of Completion from XLRI

Hands-on exposure to popular Business Analytics tools like Python, R and Excel

Hands-on approach to data science to generate insights for businesses

The program is completely oriented towards imparting practical knowledge of tools

Lectures imparted by eminent faculty from XLRI and Industry experts

Strip away all the distractions around data science and understand its value as a new-age crucial business function

Gain exposure to building models in Machine Learning, Deep Learning and understand how models apply in different functional areas of Management

Are You Eligible?

Are You Eligible

Education

  • For Indian Participants – Graduates (10+2+3) or Diploma Holders (only 10+2+3) from a recognized university (UGC/AICTE/DEC/AIU/State Government) in any discipline
  • For International Participants – Graduation or equivalent degree from any recognized University or Institution in their respective country
  • Proficiency in English, spoken & written is mandatory

Prerequisites

  • Mathematics as a subject up to Class XII
  • Familiarity with Python and R is desirable but not mandatory
  • Knowledge of basic programming concepts will be beneficial
  • This course is entirely hands-on, and so it is recommended, though not a necessity, that students have two devices – one to follow the lecture and the other for hands-on practice on Python and R (laptop/desktop)

Syllabus at a Glance

  • Installing R, Python, Jupyter Notebook, and R Studio
  • Basic Data Structures in Python and R
  • Writing Functions
  • Use of Loops
  • Use of R and Python using cloud options
  • Important Functions in Excel
  • Optimization Using Solver
  • Important Data Sources
  • Scrapping Data from Websites
  • Managing missing data
  • Managing outliers
  • Removing duplicate rows
  • Making data Tidy
  • Introduction to SQL
  • Using BigQuery to run SQL queries
  • Accessing Data in R/Python using SQL Queries
  • Visualizing Data
  • Vectors, Matrices, and Tensors
  • Differentiation
  • Understanding Gradient Descent Algorithm
  • Types of Data
  • Exploratory Data Analysis
  • Sampling Distributions
  • Type I and Type II Errors
  • Cleaning Text
  • Text Representation
  • Sentiment Analysis
  • Time Series Forecasting
  • Forecasting using Prophet
  • Understanding the Maths of Machine Learning
  • Building Machine Learning Models (Regression and Classification)
  • Hyperparameter Tuning
  • AutoML
  • Understanding the Maths of Deep Learning
  • Building a Deep Learning Model to Predict Stock Prices
  • AutoML in Deep Learning
  • Building Models in Different Functional Areas of Management

  • Installing R, Python, Jupyter Notebook, and R Studio
  • Basic Data Structures in Python and R
  • Writing Functions
  • Use of Loops
  • Use of R and Python using cloud options

  • Important Functions in Excel
  • Optimization Using Solver

  • Important Data Sources
  • Scrapping Data from Websites

  • Managing missing data
  • Managing outliers
  • Removing duplicate rows
  • Making data Tidy

  • Introduction to SQL
  • Using BigQuery to run SQL queries
  • Accessing Data in R/Python using SQL Queries

  • Visualizing Data

  • Vectors, Matrices, and Tensors
  • Differentiation
  • Understanding Gradient Descent Algorithm

  • Types of Data
  • Exploratory Data Analysis
  • Sampling Distributions
  • Type I and Type II Errors

  • Cleaning Text
  • Text Representation
  • Sentiment Analysis

  • Time Series Forecasting
  • Forecasting using Prophet

  • Understanding the Maths of Machine Learning
  • Building Machine Learning Models (Regression and Classification)
  • Hyperparameter Tuning
  • AutoML

  • Understanding the Maths of Deep Learning
  • Building a Deep Learning Model to Predict Stock Prices
  • AutoML in Deep Learning

  • Building Models in Different Functional Areas of Management

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About The Institute

XLRI Jamshedpur

XLRI is one of India’s leading management school based in Jamshedpur, Jharkhand. Established in 1949 as the Xavier Labor Relations Institute, by Fr. Quinn Enright, XLRI is acknowledged as India’s oldest business management school.

XLRI with its single vision of Magis, i.e., pursuit of excellence, focuses on three areas: academic excellence, personal values and social concern. XLRI spares no effort to make its curriculum world-class and deliver it in the most effective manner. It constantly scans the developments in business and in society and tries to pro-act to meet the challenges. Its world-class faculty with its commitment and deep sense of service delivers the curriculum very effectively.

Consistently being acknowledged as the Best “HR Course” in Asia–Pacific, it has also been recognized for its research acumen by the London Business School and is ranked among top 5 research schools in India cutting across management and technical institutes. For more details, visit www.xlri.ac.in.

XLRI features consistently among the top 5 business schools of the country. In 2012, XLRI was ranked No. 4 among top 75 B-schools in India across Private and Government sector by Outlook India. Among other rankings, it was ranked #5 by the 2012 edition of CNBC-TV18′ s Top B-Schools in India, #4 by the Business Today 50 best business schools of 2012, #3 by Business World B Schools Unplugged.

Fee Structure for

Instalment Schedule

Instalment 1
INR 35000 + GST Due by: 20 Nov, 2021
Instalment 1
USD 650 Due by: 20, Nov, 2021
Instalment 2
INR 25000 + GST Due by: 15 Nov, 2021
Instalment 2
USD 500 Due by: 15, Nov, 2021
Instalment 3
INR 40000 + GST Due by: 25 Feb, 2022
Instalment 3
USD 850 Due by: 25, Feb, 2022
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INR 100000 + GST Due by: 20, Nov, 2021
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USD 2000 Due by: 20, Nov, 2021

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  • 78% Referability
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FAQs

Can people from non-engineering backgrounds apply for this course?

Yes, people from non-engineering background can apply for the Executive Development Program in Data Science by XLRI Jamshedpur. For Indian candidates, any Graduates (10+2+3) or Diploma Holders (only 10+2+3) from a recognized university (UGC/AICTE/DEC/AIU/State Government) in any discipline can join the course. The course asks for a mandatory proficiency in English, both spoken & written. Moreover, you need to have mathematics as a subject up to Class XII. Familiarity with Python and R is desirable and knowledge in basic programming will be beneficial. The course begins with the very basics of R & Python and other advanced tools, hence engineering background is not a mandatory prerequisite.

Who can enroll in this course?

Managers and leaders, young professionals, executives with analytical aptitude, and other individuals interested in gaining useful insights in data science can enroll in this course.

What are the eligibility criteria for this program?

Eligibility criteria for the course are: • For Indians —Graduates (10+2+3) or Diploma Holders (only 10+2+3) from a recognized university (UGC/AICTE/DEC/AIU/State Government) in any discipline. • For International aspirants —Graduation or equivalent degree from any recognized University or Institution in their respective country. • Proficiency in English, both spoken and written is mandatory and Mathematics as a subject up to Class XII is a necessary prerequisite for enrolling in this course. • Familiarity with Python and R is desirable and knowledge in basic programming will be beneficial.

Is learning data science difficult?

A good grasp of mathematics and technology is required to become a data scientist. Some may find data science difficult and others may find it interesting and not too hard. However, we believe that candidates with focus will be able to embrace data science and will find it interesting as well as a challenging field. To understand what data science is, you will have to understand what has enabled its abrupt evolution. With the rapid digitalization of the world and penetration of the internet deep into the horizons of society, data is being generated every day at a very high rate. Now, businesses are storing such vast data and are leveraging over it to find various answers. To find answers is the key factor here! Through professionals in data and analytics, businesses are keen to gain meaningful insights viz-a-viz — the huge data they have stored. Businesses are interested in finding patterns and relationships between various variables and targets. In short, it is like businesses are trying to peek into the future with the help of professionals in data science. Now, analyzing huge amounts of data after removing all the errors and discrepancies to find gainful insights using machines may sound easy. It is a lot more challenging than it seems to be. However, people with a problem-solving attitude will explore opportunities amidst the challenges and will find the whole process exciting.

Is prior knowledge of programming languages necessary for this course?

Prior knowledge of basic programming concepts and familiarity with Python and R is desirable but not mandatory. You just need to be interested in learning data science and you should be passionate about overcoming challenges. This is all that is required to enroll in this course. If you will go through the curriculum of the course, you will realize that it starts with the very basics and then moves toward advanced levels subsequently.

What will be the career opportunities after completing this program?

Several experts suggest that at least 10 million jobs will be generated by the year 2026 in the field of Data & Analytics. There are thousands of job openings at present for data scientists across various businesses in India. Several companies in India are continuously looking for talented data scientists and there is a severe shortage of talented professionals in the field and the demand for such professionals is extremely high. Below is the list of job profiles in Data & Analytics: • Data Engineer • Data Analyst • Data Architect • Statistician • Data Scientist • Database Administrator • Business Analyst • Data and Analytics Manager Data & analytics professionals are required almost everywhere across the industries. Be it eCommerce, banking, finance, healthcare, telecom, tour & travel, energy, etc., professionals in the field have become quintessential for the success of the businesses irrespective of the type of the business.

Will I get practical exposure to R and Python?

Yes, the Executive Development Program in Data Science by XLRI Jamshedpur offers blended learning. The course will take you through theoretical as well as practical learnings. The course is oriented towards imparting practical knowledge of tools through case studies in data science. You will be exposed to build models in different functional areas of management. This way you will deeply comprehend concepts like deep learning and the application of DS.

Is learning data science useful for young individuals?

Data science has already become central to almost all businesses across industries. Today, companies across the world recognize the value of data science and its importance in making strategic decisions. As more and more companies are employing data science for achieving a better business outcome, demand for data science professionals is rising in the market. So, if you are a young individual looking to enter into a field that will establish you as a leader in your field, data science is definitely for you. Harvard Business Review has called Data Scientist the top job of the 21st century. The average salary of a data scientist may be a lot higher than most other job profiles, but it is important to note that a data science profile is full of challenges and requires serious commitment. However, if you think you can take the challenges and turn them into opportunities, data science is for you.

Where is data science mostly used?

Today, almost every business need data science for realizing its goals and objectives. Hence, applications of data science are wide and vivid that are impacting us enormously. Think about Google and what you search on it. It is data science algorithms that Google uses to deliver the best results in one go within a moment. Similarly, it is also being used in digital advertisements to target and re-target audiences. Similarly, it is also being employed in recommender systems (movie suggestions that you get on Netflix is an example of this). These are some of the common applications of data science that you come across almost daily. In businesses, it is used to gain customer insights, enhance data security, streamline operations, and predict future market trends, etc. Hence, there are ample opportunities in the field of data science for aspiring professionals.

How much does this program cost?

For Indian residents, it costs INR 1,00,000+GST and for international students, it is USD 2000. You can choose to pay at one go or through Talentedge’s installment schedule which is INR 35,000+GST/USD 650 in the first installment, INR 25,000+GST/USD 500 in the second installment, and INR 40,000+GST/USD 850 in the third installment.

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More information on XLRI’s Data Science Online Course. 

Keeping in mind the most in-demand skills, concepts, and competencies, this Executive Development Program in Data Science has been designed by XLRI to help participants get acquainted with the world of data science. By following hands-on approach method, this course provides a theoretical as well as practical understanding of popular data science tools such as Python, R and Excel. After the successful completion of this data science online course, participants will be awarded with a certificate of completion in data science by XLRI.


Top benefits of pursuing Data Science Online Course from XLRI

Practical exposure to data science tools: The Executive Development Program in Data Science from XLRI focuses towards providing participants with a hands-on approach to crucial tools of data science such as Python, R, and Excel. They will be involved in working with data sets using these tools to generate meaningful insights for businesses.

Exposure to building models: Our Executive Development Program is one of the best data science courses in India which gives you an exposure to building a data science model using popular tools like Python, R, and excel. Join this course to get a broader understanding of the application of these models in different functional areas of Management to solve business problems.

Learn from the esteemed faculty: Our data science online course is designed and taught by distinguished and eminent faculty. The world-class faculty of XLRI are committed to deliver the exceptional curriculum in a most effective manner. They follow an interactive and engaging teaching methodology to make their students understand crucial aspects of data science and help them succeed in this domain.

Also Read: Kickstart your Career in Analytics with Data Science Program


Live & Interactive learning: We, at Talentedge, provide you a platform to interact, engage and learn from other experienced professionals and faculty. Our student support team is always there to ensure that no obstacle will come between you and your career growth.

Debate and discussion: Classroom-based debates and discussions on Talentedge’s live and interactive learning platform provide you with the opportunity to learn in a collaborative and cooperative environment. It will allow you to share your knowledge with your peers and gain new information from them. Join our data science online course and indulge in debate and discussions with your peers and instructors for a dynamic learning experience.

Student support and SLIQ Cloud Campus: We, at Talentedge provide dedicated

student support to make your learning hassle-free. Also, we provide the access

to our SLIQ Cloud campus so that you can get other learning aids, reference materials, assessments, case studies, projects, and assignments as appropriate.

Certificate of completion: After the successful completion of the Executive Development Program in Data Science, you will be rewarded with a certificate of completion by XLRI, which was ranked No. 4 among top 75 B-schools in India across Private and Government by Outlook India in 2012. 

Develop in-demand skills:  Join our data science course in India to equip yourself with the most essential skills such as programming skills, statistical skills, critical thinking, data visualisation, analytical skills, etc. Almost every business today is looking for data science professionals possessing these crucial skills to help find effective solutions to their business problems.

Also Read: Benefits of Taking Data Science Course from XLRI


Multiple job opportunities: Our data science online course will open the door for enormous opportunities for you to flourish. After finishing the Executive Development Program in Data Science, you will explore plenty of job opportunities. Some of them are:

·        Data Analyst

·        Data Scientist

·        Data Engineer

·        Data Architect

·        Business Analyst

World-class curriculum: To create a sound career in data science, you need to gain enough knowledge about its tools and concepts. Our XLRI’s data science course is one of the best data science courses in India which introduces you to the world of data science through its excellent and comprehensive curriculum. Join now to get a deeper understanding of Data Visualization in Excel, R and Python, Statistics, Linear Algebra and Calculus, Regression and Forecasting, and much more.

 

Which is the best Data Science Online Course in India?

The best data science course is the one which helps you understand crucial aspects of data science effectively as well as provides you with the practical understanding of popular data science tools such as R, Python, and excel.
 

Top criteria to choose the best Data Science Course in India 

  1. The instructors are engaging and interactive.
  2. The course offers hands-on projects and assignments.
  3. The course gives an exposure to the entire data science process.
  4. The course has a good combination of theory and application.
  5. The course offers a certificate of completion.

Our Executive Development Program in Data Science from XLRI is an ideal mix of theory and application, where you will get to understand how to use programming tools such as R, Python and Excel, to extract meaningful insights from data for businesses.

Also Read: How is Big Data Analytics Different from Data Science?


Top  attributes of one of the best Data Science Online Courses from XLRI:

  1. This course is offered on Talentedge’s live and interactive online learning platform in collaboration with Xavier Labor Relations Institute (XLRI), which is one of India’s leading management schools.
  2. Our data science course in India is delivered by the world-class faculty of XLRI. The faculty is focused towards providing practical training to the students to make them understand the complex tools and concepts of data science effectively.
  3. The course required students to work on quiz, assignments, projects or other assessment activities to make their learning interesting and engaging. These assignments or projects are designed to ensure continuous student’s engagement.
  4. Moreover, the course aimed at preparing students for a compelling career in the field of data science. During the course, you will be involved in developing essential skills such as critical thinking, programming skills, decision-making skills, analytical skills, etc.
  5. Our Executive Development Program in Data Science by XLRI will be undoubtedly helpful for managers and leaders. This course will enhance their skills and equip them with a broader understanding of data science. This course will enable them to contribute in finding the solutions to various problems arising in the business world.

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What is the scope of pursuing Data Science Online Courses in India?

Data Science is a field that encompasses statistics, scientific methods, artificial intelligence, and data analysis, to generate meaningful insights from data. It is a method which helps businesses improve their performance by transforming large chunks of useful data into assets using scientific methods, processes, and tools such as Python and R.

Data science is one of the most trending and buzzing careers with enormous growth opportunities. The demand for data science professionals is increasing and this surge is due to evolving technology and generation of a huge amount of data. Many companies are actively looking for skilled data scientists to manage their large volume of data, maximise profit, and enhance business performance. 

Enrol in our data science online course and equip yourself with relevant skills, concepts, and competencies to become an in-demand professional in a data-driven world. 

Here is a list of some major industries with high demand for data science professionals:

E-commerce: This is one of the most relevant industries that require data analysis at the largest level to manage a massive amount of customer’s data. The ecommerce companies need competent data science professionals to understand the consumer’s buying behaviour and expectations by generating meaningful insights from the data. Hence, there is a huge demand for data science experts in this sector.

Healthcare: Data science plays a crucial role in transforming the healthcare sector. Several domains in healthcare such as medical imaging, drug discovery, genetics, predictive diagnosis and various others make best use of this technology to facilitate the medical process. If you are planning to move into this field, enrolling in our data science online course will be highly beneficial to raise your employability quotient. 

Aviation and Airlines: The Aviation industry uses data science algorithms to examine flight operations, route analysis, cost reduction, improve fuel efficiency, calculating delays, and improve customer’s airport experience.

Automobile: Data science technology is used in almost every step of the automotive product development process. It is used for analysing new model configurations and modelling component part reliability, to build new-age connected and autonomous vehicles, and improve customer’s experience and vehicle related services.

Since data science is a highly sought-after career choice and guaranteed high paying remuneration, enrolling for one of our best data science courses in India would be a fruitful choice.

Also Read: Why Machine Learning is Integral Part of Data Science?


How does the Data Science Online Course prepare you for future endeavours?

Our Executive Development Program in Data Science by XLRI equips you with analytical and programming skills, and teaches you the process of analysing raw data and turning it into meaningful insights to make crucial business decisions. The course uses a hands-on approach to popular analytical tools such as python, R, and excel to transform you into an effective analyst. Furthermore, this program has been purposely designed to fuel the fire within you of becoming an exceptional data scientist and earn sky-high salaries.

Also Read: Roles & Responsibilities of a Data Scientist


What are the great qualities of a Data Scientist?

With the help of statistics and various programming tools, data scientists can do miracles for any business. They are like modern-day superheroes who are trained to identify, gather, and analyse data to improve an organisation’s performance, engage customers, and ultimately increase the overall profit. Almost every business receives a large volume of data each day, for which they need professionals who can convert it into meaningful insights to facilitate decision-making. Hence, the skilled and capable data scientists are always in high demand across industries.
 

Here are the top outstanding skills to become a Data Scientist

Fundamentals of data science: Having a strong foundation in data science is essential to create a compelling career in this buzzing discipline. Join our best data science online courses in India to get a deeper understanding of the basic concepts, tools, techniques, and more.

Statistics: Statistical tools and techniques enable data scientists to think critically and generate insights from raw data to solve business problems and make data-driven decisions. The extensive curriculum of our data science online course provides you with the practical understanding of exploratory data analysis, sampling distributions, and other statistics fundamentals.

Data Visualisation: It is a graphical representation of data which involves charts, graphs, and maps. It is considered as a crucial tool for analysing a massive amount of data and extracting meaningful information. Join XLRI’s data science online course and equip yourself with data visualisation skills to make your profile irresistible.  

Programming: It is considered as one of the most crucial skills required in a data science career. Join our Executive Development Program in Data Science from XLRI to learn the leading programming languages such as Python and R. This course follows a practical approach to make you proficient in the most sought-after analytical tools. 

Machine Learning: It is considered as a subset of Artificial Intelligence (AI) which analyses large chunks of data and makes data-driven predictions in real-time without any human intervention. If you are aspiring to become an in-demand data scientist in a highly competitive tech world, you need to add machine learning to your skill set. The comprehensive curriculum of our data science online course gives you an insight into building machine learning models including regression and classification. 

Deep Learning: It is a subset of machine learning techniques that is required when dealing with a huge volume of data. With the increase in the amount of data each day, it has become crucial for aspiring data scientists to become familiar with building deep learning models. Enrol in one of our best data science courses in India to understand the process, use, and benefits of deep learning across industries.

Soft skills: Besides the aforementioned technical competencies, what is equally essential for professionals are soft skills, which consist of personality traits, behaviour, social skills, attitude, way of communication, emotional intelligence, etc. Such inherent attributes help employees perform well at the workplace and make good professional relations as well as achieve career goals and objectives. Some of the soft skills that matter in every profession are: Teamwork, communication skills, work ethic, problem-solving, organisational behaviour, interpersonal skills, etc. If you are aiming to develop these flexible skills, our data science online course is worth enrolling.

Also Read: Know about Big Data Analytics Courses


How much do Data Scientists earn in India?

A data scientist job is considered the most lucrative job in the world. It involves working on large chunks of structured and unstructured data to uncover hidden trends and patterns with the help of various analysis tools. With various technical and non-technical skills, data scientists can do miracles for businesses in terms of profitability and growth. Hence, the demand for data experts has increased exponentially across the world.  

The average remuneration for data scientists in India is Rs 8, 24, 562 Lakhs per annum. However, the salary can be affected by multiple factors such as location, experience, skills, and company. For instance, Bangalore is considered as the hub of tech industries in India, so data scientists would be more likely to earn higher there as compared to other cities. 

If you are fascinated to learn more about data science to be at the forefront in this fast-paced tech world, check out our best data science online course in India.

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