Post Graduate Certificate Program in Data Science and Machine Learning


The mission of the Post Graduate Certificate Program in Data Science & Machine Learning  is to create a community of successful next-gen Data Scientists to make discoveries and informed, quantitative decisions in the world of big data. The program is equipped with concepts, techniques and practice exercises, which will enable the learner to implement techniques and tools using Excel, R, Python, SQL, NoSQL, Hadoop, Pig, Hive, Apache Spark and other open source.

Basic and Intermediate Difficulty Levels

300+ Hours of High Quality E-learning and Web Classes

Online Interactive Discussion Forums

Learning with Quizzes, Assignments and Assessments

Globally valid Certificate by Manipal Academy of Higher Education


Engineers or Non-Engineers, Science or Commerce Graduates 

Data Analyst or Software Developer,

Managers from Analytical background 

Business Analytics or Business Intelligence Professional 


Programming for Data Science

Statistical Techniques for Data Science

Exploratory Data Analysis

Data Visualisation

Big Data Technologies

Machine Learning Foundationa

Machine Learning Application 


Learners from any educational background can join the program

 Preparatory module on problem solving skills with Java Programming and Advanced Excel

Earn 16 Credits from Manipal Academy of Higher Education in 6 months, upon completion.

  Credit based evaluation grading system which gives additional credibility to the Certification

104+ hours of Live web based sessions with Industry Experts.


Data Scientist and Data Engineer

Data Analysts and Data Consultants

Machine Learning Specialist

Big Data Specialist

Online videos & Webinars

Case studies and Reading material 

Assessments and Quizzes

Hands-on assignments


Classroom training by experts from industry and academia background

Product managers 



Certificate in “Post Graduate Program in Data Science and Machine Learning” from Manipal Academy of Higher Education

120+ hours of LIVE web classes along with training sessions from industry experts and case studies to practise on

Joint “Certification in Data Visualization” from Manipal ProLearn and Gramener

Get trained on specialisation like Web Analytics / HR Analytics / Banking Analytics. Pick up soft skills along with technical skills for an all-encompassing learning

Program is equipped with concepts, techniques & practice exercises, which will enable the learner to implement techniques & tools using R, Excel, Tableau, Hadoop, Pig, Hive, and Spark.

Perform data analysis, modelling, and predictive analysis and story-telling through data visualization which is crucial to business decision-making

Apply the methods, tools and techniques to real-world problems by leveraging technologies such as R, Excel, Hadoop, Pig, Hive, Spark and Tableau

Understand and use Big Data technologies as enablers to deploy enterprise information management and solve business problems.

Communicate analytics problems, methods, and findings effectively orally, visually, and in writing

Help Companies make critical decisions through analysis, modelling, visualization, etc.

Pankaj Rai

Head of Strategic Planning, Wells Fargo’s 


Sameer Dhanrajani

CEO, Fractal Analytics

Dr. Suman Katragadda

Analytics Thought Leader

Anand S

CEO, Gramener

Dr Subhabaha Pal

Dr Subhabaha Pal worked for 7 years in the area of SAP support and Implementation before joining Manipal. He has over 5 years of Academic Experience in the Manipal family.


Mr Mallikarjuna Doddamane

Mr Mallikarjuna 

Doddamane has been in
the education sector for 15 years across engineering 

and management areas. 

His is very passionate 

about Statistical 

Techniques and teaches

the same at Manipal ProLearn.

Mr Amit Choudhary

Mr Amit Choudhary has 9 years 8 months of work experience in Manipal Global Education Service Pvt. Ltd. He has worked on various government projects like EGMM, UPSD, UDD etc where analytics was a part of project.

Mr Raghavendra N.

Mr Raghavendra N. has nine years of experience in Industrial IT(Oracle, Open Source) Competency Development &Technical Consulting and Assessment Operations with agile learning methodologies.

Mr Nagabhushan M

Mr Nagabhushan M has over 13 years of business experience, of which 7+ years were in the role of SME and educator. In the Big Data Ecosystem his focus areas include Hadoop, YARN, MapReduce, HDFS, HBase, Zookeeper, Hive, Pig, Sqoop, Cassandra, Oozie, Flume, Ambari, MAPR Hadoop, Hortonworks Hadoop and Cloudera Hadoop.

Mr Kathirmani Sukumar

Mr Kathirmani Sukumar has 8 years experience in data analytics. Kathirmani is specialized in data visualization , exploratory data analysis, and text analytics. He has also developed various data science applications using Python. He has worked with Gramener Technologies as a senior data scientist and then has now co-founded Quelit Innovations.

Mr R.N. Prasad

Mr R.N. Prasad is a Senior Analytics Consultant helping companies to design and implement innovative decision support and Corporate Performance Management (CPM) Systems. He is associated with Manipal Global Academy of IT and Data Science for over 3 years to design, develop and deliver education programs for big data, analytics, data architecture and product management areas.




Batch Start date


Course Fee


17th March 2019

Saturday - 11 am to 1 pm


Wednesday- 7 to 9 pm

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