Here an interesting and amazing announcement by IIT Kharagpur for professionals and Senior Students.
In an interesting turn of events, IIT Kharagpur has announced that they were to launch a new course on artificial intelligence and machine learning, specially designed for working professionals and engineering final year students.
The programme, which will be of six months duration, will commence from March 2019 and will be conducted from IIT-Kgp institute units in Kharagpur, Bengaluru and Kolkata and possibly in Hyderabad as well.
This course will comprise 16 one-credit modules and one capstone project. Reportedly, these modules have been carefully designed to cover mathematical and algorithmic foundations, AI fundamentals and several modules on statistical and ML methods.
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The classes would be taken by faculty experts from IIT Kharagpur and other reputed academic institutions as well as industry experts.
“A rigorous AI programme for professionals is the need of the hour. The programme has been designed by IIT Kharagpur faculty in consultation with industry experts.”: PP Chakrabarti, director at IIT Kharagpur.
Sudeshna Sarkar, Head of Centre for Artificial Intelligence at IIT Kharagpur told a leading news wire that this certificate programme was aimed at strengthening India’s talent pool in ML and AI.