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Full-Time Post Graduate Diploma in Data Science – Manipal Global Academy of Data Science

Manipal Global Academy of Data Science
6-12 Months Bangalore
Beginner Contact Institute
India Big Data
Offline 3418


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The 11 month Post Graduate Diploma in Data Science is aimed towards freshers ( no work experience required ) looking forward to pursuing  a career in data science. It introduces young graduates to the basics of data science and the industry requirements from a data science professional. The curriculum covers courses that involve database programming, applied mathematics and statistics. The advanced concepts like Big Data and Machine Learning are also part of the curriculum.

To train an individual into skilled professionals the course offers electives in Marketing and BFSI. The program also includes courses on behavioural skills for craving successful Data Scientist.

Program Partners: Experian and Genpact


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The 11 month program is spread over 4 terms. The first 3 terms includes courses on foundation, basics and advanced  level of data science. The last term is a project term.

The curriculum includes Programming, Database Management, Statistical Concepts, Exploratory Analysis, Machine Learning, Data Visualization, Big Data Technologies, Transistion to Cooperate and three electives.

The program also lays emphasis on soft skills to build successful professionals.

Duration: 11 month (9+2)

The first 3 terms (9 months) have a mix of theory and labs while the last term is a pure stipend-based project term.

Part Time/Full Time: Full Time

Course Starts: Contact Institute

Fee: The total program fee is INR 6 Lac plus taxes. The fee can be paid at one go or according to the following payment schedule:

Payment of INR 2.3 Lac at the time of acceptance of admission followed by 3 Equal Instalments.


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  • R
  • Databases (Sql an NO-sql)
  •  Excel
  • Hadoop Ecosystem
  • Apache Spark and Storm
  • Data Visualization Tools
  • Some Proprietary Products


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The program is designed for fresh graduates with no work experience.

  1. Graduates in B.Tech/B.E/M.Tech/M.E/BCA/MCA/BSc or MSc in (Physics, Maths, Stats, Economics, Operational Research)  with atleast 50% in all terms/semesters.
  2. Candidates from any other stream with min 50% in all terms have to qualify an Onlline Technical Assessment Test.
  3. All candidates have to qualify a Langauge Aptitude Test irrespective of any stream.


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Dr. S Ramesh Babu – Director and Head

Prof. Bhaskaran Srinivasan – Academic Director

Dr. Yogesh Kumar Bhatt – Head & Director

Dr. Kumar B.V. – Faculty

R.N. Prasad – Faculty

Vishnupriya Raghavan – Faculty


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