AI will add 2.3 million jobs by 2020

AI is the Next Industrial Revolution
~Wall Street Journal

AI to improve rate of innovation 2.2 times by 2021


About Program

  • Most-preferred Learning Format
  • Exceptional Peer Group
  • Python Programming & Maths Refresher
  • Certification from #1 ML Lab
  • India's Top Faculty
  • Practitioner's Curriculum

AI/ML is now mainstream. Every tech professional irrespective of their role in the organization today needs to be AI/ML ready to compete in the new world order.

IIIT Hyderabad, a research-based institution is leading the AI/ML research and education initiatives in India. This AI/ML Executive Certification Program is designed for working professionals and delivered in Bengaluru enabling a wider audience to benefit from the expertise of IIIT Hyderabad’s Machine Learning Lab. The program has successfully completed 11 cohorts with 2000+ participants (250+ participants from Bengaluru), currently working with 600 top companies.

This 18-weekend program is designed as an intense classroom+online format. The program is hands-on with a balanced mix of lectures and labs. You will be able to get assistance from mentors throughout the program. The Hackathons, Group Labs, and Workshops also enable you to work in teams of exceptional peer group. It is delivered by leaders from Academia and Industry.


Learn from Leaders

  • Dr. C. V. JawaharProgram Director and Lead Faculty

    Dean of Research & Development. Renowned Expert in Machine Learning and Optimization, Document Image Analysis, and Computer Vision Problems. Ph.D. from IIT Kharagpur.

  • Dr. Anoop NamboodiriLead Faculty

    Associate Professor at IIIT-H. Expert in Pattern Recognition and Machine Learning, Computer Vision, and Biometrics. Ph.D. from Michigan State University.

  • Asokan PichaiLead Faculty

    Senior Vice President at TalentSprint. Industry Instructor, Instructional Designer, and Programming Guru. Consults with FOSSEE at IIT Bombay on Python Courses.

  • Dr. Vineet GandhiLead Faculty

    Assistant Professor at IIIT-H. Expert in Computer vision and multimedia, human detection and tracking, depth reconstruction and applications. Ph.D. from INRIA, France.


Feedback from Program Participants

“Overall structure didn't overwhelm, considering some of us haven't been coding for a while.”
Saritha, Sr. Technical Manager, Netcracker

“Great opportunity to learn from India's Best Professors.”
Rambabu Bonkuri, Lead Developer, Paymatrix

“It is all about the collaboration & networking that this Program brings to the table.”
Krishna Chilamkurthy, Program Manager, Microsoft

“Peer Networking, Hackathons, Labs gave hands-on perspective. Exceeded my expectations.”
Venu Chigullapalli, MD, India Operations, BostonLogix

“Concise Program, good exposure to research as well as industry trends and practices.”
Meenakshi Singh, Software Developer, Hitachi Consulting

“It gave a clear understanding of the concepts and how to connect it with real-world scenarios.”
Laxman, Director, Qualcomm

“This Program gave me a scope to get into ML team in my office.”
Sravya Yellapragada, Development Engineer, Pramati Technologies

“The best thing that's happened to me in the last few decades.”
Yunis Ahmad, Senior Director, Netenrich Technologies

Participant Profile

  • 2000+Participants working with 600+ Companies

  • 70%Participants with over 5 Years of Experience

  • 19%Women Participants

  • 30%From Startups and Small Companies

    Job Profile

  • 12%Leadership

  • 27%Manager

  • 27%Analyst

  • 34%Developer

Organisations where Participants are Employed

  • Accenture
  • Adobe
  • ADP
  • Amazon
  • AMD
  • AT&T
  • Bank of America
  • Bayer
  • Bosch
  • Byju's
  • CA Technologies
  • Capgemini
  • CGI
  • Citrix
  • Cisco
  • Cognizant
  • Cyient
  • DBS
  • Dell
  • Deloitte
  • DXC Technology
  • ECIL
  • Elsevier
  • Ericsson
  • GE
  • Genesys
  • Genpact
  • Genuitec LLC
  • Google
  • Guardian
  • HCL
  • Hewlett Packard
  • Hitachi Consulting
  • Honeywell
  • Housejoy
  • HP
  • HSBC
  • Hyundai Mobis
  • IBM
  • ICICI Bank
  • Infosys
  • Intel
  • Intuit
  • JPMorgan Chase
  • LTI
  • LG
  • Medtronic
  • Microsemi
  • Microsoft
  • NCR
  • NetApp
  • Nokia
  • Novartis
  • NTT Data
  • OLA Cabs
  • Oracle
  • Paytm
  • Pegasystems
  • Polycom
  • PwC
  • Qualcomm
  • Salesforce
  • Samsung
  • SAP
  • Schneider Electric
  • Siemens
  • TCS
  • Tech Mahindra
  • Uber
  • United Health Group
  • Verizon
  • Virtusa
  • Wells Fargo
  • Wipro
  • Zensar Technologies
  • Zoomcar

Program Details

Program Curriculum


Foundations Refresh your knowledge on coding and mathematics necessary for building expertise in AI/ML.

Problem Formulation and Solving

Problem Formulation and Solving Learn to translate real-world problems in terms of AI/ML abstractions.

Closer Look at AIML Algorithms

AIML Algorithms Learn about and apply standard AI/ML algorithms to create AI/ML applications.

Deep Learning and Practical Issues

Deep Learning Implement practical solutions using Deep Learning Techniques and Toolchains.

Industry Hackathons*

  • Chatbot

    Building a domain agnostic chatbot which can be configured to perform actions such as ticket booking, a restaurant reservation or even choosing a laptop.

  • Speech-Based IVRS

    Building a voice-based food ordering application that is trained to handle voice recognition in a noisy environment by harnessing the power of machine learning.

  • Phone Unlocking with Anti-face Spoofing

    Building a phone unlocking app, using deep learning algorithms, to verify a registered face. An app that is secured against spoofing by identifying the change in expression.

  • Autonomous Vehicle

    Enabling a robotic vehicle equipped with cameras and Lidar sensors to recognize signs, obstacles and paths and to navigate to the desired destination.

  • *These are just some of the interesting Hackathons and Projects in the Program


Hybrid Delivery

Bengaluru Campus Campus Visit

  • Bengaluru Location
    (By IIIT Hyderabad)

Hyderabad LIVE Online Sessions

  • Interactive Sessions
  • Weekend Schedule
  • Direct to Device

Campus Visit Dates for the January 2020 Cohort

Campus Visit 1 14 - 16 Feb, 2020
Campus Visit 2 3 - 5 Apr, 2020
Campus Visit 3 5 - 7 Jun, 2020

Upcoming Cohort #13

For tech professionals in Bengaluru
and across India

  • 18-Weekend Program
  • Classes start on January 18, 2020
  • In-class Learning at Bengaluru (3 Weekends X 3 Days each)
  • 30 LIVE Interactive Online Classes (2 X 2 Hours Every Saturday)

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  • BuildBuild and deploy AI/ML and Deep Learning Apps
  • LearnLearn from the world class faculty and professionals
  • ReinforceReinforce learning by applying concepts
  • CertificateObtain an Advanced Certification from IIIT-Hyderabad ML Lab
  • AlumniGet Alumni Status of IIIT-Hyderabad Executive Education
AIML Certificate



  • Tech Professionals with at least 1 year work experience and coding background

Your AI/ML Journey

  • Apply for the

    By sharing your education and professional details

  • Wait for

    By program selection committee

  • Block Your

    By Remitting the Registration Fee

  • Enroll for the

    By Remitting the Full Program Fee

  • Start Building
    AI/ML Expertise

    From January 2020

  • Get Certified by IIIT Hyderabad ML Lab

    By May 2020



Fee with Flexible Remittance Options

Details Dates Amount
Enrolment Fee Within 3 days of selection ₹20,000 + GST
Program Fee December 20, 2019 ₹1,80,000 + GST
Total Fee ₹2,00,000 + GST

Academia, Startup, Women, Youth and Groups Scholarships available


  • First IIIT
    in India

  • Largest CS
    Research Group in India

  • #1 in AI Research
    in India

  • #1 in Robotics
    Research in Asia

Kohli Center on Intelligent Systems (KCIS) at IIIT-H was established in 2015 to give a fillip to research, teaching and entrepreneurship in the Broad Intelligent Systems Area. It has the #1 rated Machine Learning Lab in India and acts as an umbrella organization at the institute to both strengthen the existing groups and facilitate new activities in related areas. It also acts as a force multiplier in attracting projects and funding from the government and industry sectors, coordinating research in related domains across different IIIT-H centers, as well as in the institute's research collaboration with other academic institutions in the country. For more information please visit

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