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Accelerate your career in data science by mastering concepts of Data Management, Statistics, Machine Learning and Big Data from most influential Data Science leaders and academicians of India. For more information visit


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Data Science “Sexiest job of the 21 st Century” – Harvard Business Review

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What is Data Science Data science is the study of the extraction of knowledge from data Data Science Mathematical Expertise Business/Strategy Acumen Technology Hacking skills

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Elements of Data Science Data Science Databases and infrastructure Pattern mining Statistics Machine Learning Numerical Optimization Stochastic modeling Data Visualization

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Reasons to go for Data Science ▪ Data analytics is now a priority for top organizations ▪ Increasing job opportunities ▪ Increasing pay for data analytics professionals ▪ Big data analytics is everywhere ▪ You will have various job titles from which to choose ▪ You will be at the core of decision-making in the company ▪ Adoption rate of big data analytics is high ▪ Data analytics is taking over faster than expected

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Scope of the profile ▪ Statistician ▪ Business intelligence reporting professional ▪ Data Analyst ▪ Data Mining Engineer ▪ Big Data Engineer ▪ Program/Project Manager

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Top Companies you can work for ▪ Startups: Ola cabs Uber Housing... ▪ Ecommerce: Snapdeal Flipkart Amazon... ▪ Product based MNCs: Microsoft VMware Honeywell... ▪ Service based analytics company: Mu-Sigma Vizury Fractal Analytics Impetus TCS...

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What knowledge should one acquire for a job in Data Science ▪ Core programming knowledge like R Python SQL and SAS ▪ Statistics to analyze data ▪ Tools like Tableau to present data ▪ Machine learning algorithms to build productive models

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Where do I start Start your Data Science career by pursuing a course in PG DIPLOMA IN DATA SCIENCE at UpGrad

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