PG Program in Data Science

Get ready to RISE in your career with India’s most affordable and industry led PG program in Data Science

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Program Fee- ₹ 1,25,000 + GST*


    11 months


    Hiring partners

    Program fee
    ₹ 1,25,000 + GST

    EMI options
    Start at ₹ 5,797/month*


    PG Program in Data Science curated and co-created by industry experts from KPMG in India


    Industry certification


    Placement and internship support


    Designed for graduate students and working professionals


    One-on-One mentorship


    Comprehensive career guidance


    Experiential learning through industry projects 

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    Program Curriculum

    Introduction to Data Science

    Data Visualisation with Tableau

    Statistics Essential for Data Science

    R Programming for Data Science

    Data Science with Python

    Machine Learning I (Supervised Learning)

    Machine Learning II (Unsupervised Learning)

    Big Data Analytics

    Natural Language Processing

    Web Scrapping

    Introduction to Deep Learning & Artificial Intelligence

    Learn industry-relevant skills and build a rewarding career

    Tools and Programming Languages

    Sample Certificate

    What will you get at the end of the program

    Who is this program for?

    Capstone Project Examples

    We transform classroom learning into real-world application concepts. Our motto is to ensure that all our students graduate from the program with industry-ready skills and hands-on experience.  Check out some of our top cases for the capstone project. capstone project.

    Why choose Data Science as a career?

    To become a successful Data Scientist one has to :

    • Fortify their understanding of mathematical functions and popular programming languages.
    • Learn and become apt in SQL.
    • Study and reinforce their knowledge of Machine Learning.
    • Get some experience through an internship or as an entry-level data analyst.
    • Hone their skills through online certification or specialisation courses. Get enrolled for any online Bootcamp to get well-versed in foundation knowledge of math or computer science.

    Here are some of the industry best data science careers one can aim for –

    • Data Scientist
    • Data Analyst
    • Machine Learning Engineer
    • Machine Learning Scientist
    • Applications Architect
    • Data Engineer
    • Business Intelligence Developer
    • Enterprise Architect
    • Infrastructure Architect
    • Data Administrator

    In upcoming years, breakthroughs in the domain of Artificial Intelligence (AI), Machine Learning, Deep Learning and the Internet of Things will revolutionise the Data Science world. Lots of scientific progress and technological developments will ensure that the future will implore everyone to be a part of Data Science. There will be a lot of scope and opportunities available for budding data scientists ahead in the future.

    In India, the average salary of a Data Scientist is around ₹698,412 /per year for 1-4 years of experience. A mid-level data scientist earns around ₹1,004,082/per year and a senior data scientist earns ₹1,700,000/per year.

    By 2023, the global data science market is estimated to grow into a $115 billion market. And here are the top industries suitable for Data Science professionals in upcoming market value –

    • Retail
    • Medicine
    • Banking and Finance
    • Construction
    • Transportation
    • Energy
    • Telecommunication
    • Education

    Based on the Glassdoor survey, here are the top companies hiring for a Data Science professional 

    • Accenture
    • Amazon
    • Apple
    • Facebook
    • Fidelity Investments
    • Google
    • Intel
    • Microsoft
    • Twitter
    • PayPal

    RISE WPU Learning Outcomes


    Become proficient in analytical tools like Excel, Python, Hadoop used widely in the field of business analytics


    Demonstrate your skills in applied analytics to gather meaningful insights from raw data.


    Test your skills through capstone projects and internships and be industry-ready.


    Apply latest machine learning concepts to build effective prediction models that assist in critical decision-making aspects for businesses.

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    Participate in career development exercises and RISE as a Data Science professional.


    Attend webinars, expert sessions and guest lectures to upskill and reskill.

    Experts from KPMG in India


    Sankaran Venkataramani

    Executive Director & Management Consultant, KPMG in India

    Dr. Srijith Sreenivasan

    Director, KPMG in India


    Kaliappan M

    Technical Director, KPMG in India

    Instructors from KPMG in India


    Amit Choudhary

    Manager, KPMG in India


    Dileesh K V

    Manager Business Excellence, KPMG in India

    Arun Ravi

    Management Consulting, Transformation BE, KPMG in India

    Swathi Krishnan R K

    Assistant Manager, Business Excellence, KPMG in India

    Raynette Furtado

    Analyst, KPMG in India


    Stephen Myaboo

    Associate Consultant, KPMG in India

    Kaushik Swaroop

    Kaushik Swaroop

    Analyst & Advisory, KPMG in India

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