About Program

Advanced Certification in AI/ML is an in-depth and comprehensive program suitable for Tech Professionals. It is 3 Month Intensive Bootcamp Program with 1 Year Online Access and Support. It is a Hybrid Program combining Classroom and Online Learning. It is led by collaborative Faculty from Academia, Industry and Global Bluechip Institutions. The unique 5-step learning process of Masterclass Lectures, Hands-on Labs, Mentorship, Hackathons, and Workshops ensure fast-track learning.

Participant Feedback

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

“It is 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

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

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

“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


Curriculum for Practitioners

  • 3 Month Intensive Bootcamp
  • Most-preferred Learning Format
  • Exceptional Peer Group
  • 1 Year Online Access and Support
  • Refresher for Python Programming & Maths
  • Career Acceleration

Module 0 Foundations

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

  • Introduction to Python Programming
  • Key Python Libraries (NumPy, SciPy, Pandas, Colab)
  • Refresher for Math Concepts (Online)
  • Overview of AI and ML Concepts

Module 1 Problem Formulation and Solving

Learn to translate real-world problems in terms of AI/ML abstractions.

  • Formulating Real World Problems for AI/ML
  • Classification and Regression Problems
  • Intuitive and Simple Algorithms
  • Representation of the World and Real Data
  • Visualization, Data Prep, Unsupervised Learning
  • End-to-end Problem Solving

Module 2 Closer Look at AIML Algorithms

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

  • Linear Algorithms, Optimization and Training
  • Non-linear Solutions and MLP
  • Gradient Descent and Backpropagation
  • Decision Trees, Random Forests and Ensembles
  • Principles and Practice of ML
  • Support Vector Machines and Kernels

Module 3 Deep Learning and Practical Issues

Implement practical solutions using Deep Learning Techniques and Toolchains.

  • Introduction to DL and Toolchain
  • Convolutional Neural Networks
  • Auto-Encoders
  • Recurrent Neural Networks
  • Overview of Advanced Topics
  • Human In the Loop Solutions, Deployment

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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 Hackathon Projects in the Program


Learn from Leaders

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

    Machine Learning Lab Head. 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.

  • 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.

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What should you expect from this Program?

  • BuildBuild and deploy AI/ML and Deep Learning Apps
  • LearnLearn from the world class faculty and professionals
  • ReinforceReinforce learning by applying concepts
  • CertificateCertificate of Merit by IIIT-H ML Lab
  • AlumniBecome an Alumni of IIIT-Hyderabad
AIML Certificate


Fee with Flexible Payment Options

Bengaluru Location Hyderabad July 2019 Cohort

Regular ₹2,00,000 + Taxes

Early Bird 1 Open ₹1,75,000 + Taxes

Scholarship ₹1,55,000 + Taxes

Bengaluru Location Bengaluru March 2019 Cohort

Regular ₹2,00,000 + Taxes

Early Bird 2 ₹1,75,000 + Taxes

Scholarship ₹1,50,000 + Taxes

Scholarship FeeWomen, Youth, Alumni, Startup & Group ScholarshipsTo encourage more Women, Youth, Alumni, Startups, and Groups to develop expertise in deep tech skills and enhance diversity, these Special Scholarships are offered.

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Participant Profile

  • 1380+Participants working with 480+ Companies

  • 70%Participants with over 5 Years of Experience

  • 19%Women Participants

  • 34%From Startups and Small Companies

    Job Profile

  • 11%Leadership Profile

  • 28%Manager Profile

  • 31%Analyst Profile

  • 30%Developer Profile

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Organisations where Participants are Employed

  • Accenture
  • Adobe
  • ADP
  • Amazon
  • AMD
  • AT&T
  • Bank of America
  • Bayer
  • Bosch
  • CA Technologies
  • Capgemini
  • CGI
  • Citrix
  • Cognizant
  • Cyient
  • DBS
  • Dell
  • Deloitte
  • DXC Technology
  • ECIL
  • Elsevier
  • Ericsson
  • GE
  • Genesys
  • Genpact
  • Genuitec LLC
  • Guardian
  • HCL
  • Hitachi Consulting
  • Honeywell
  • Housejoy
  • HP
  • HSBC
  • Hyundai Mobis
  • IBM
  • 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


About Institute


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 www.iiit.ac.in

TalentSprint brings high-end and deep-tech education to aspiring and experienced professionals. It partners with world class academic institutions and global corporations to develop and offer disruptive programs. TalentSprint's hybrid platform delivers unique onsite and online experiences that help build cutting-edge expertise, for today and tomorrow. For more information please visit www.talentsprint.com


Most Frequently Asked

  • This Program is offered by India's #1 Machine Learning Lab at IIIT-H and TalentSprint.
  • It is 3 Month Intensive Bootcamp Program with 1 Year Online Access and Support.
  • Program is delivered in Hybrid format combining classroom and online learning.
  • Unique 5-step learning process with Masterclass Lectures, Hands-on Labs, Mentorship, Hackathons and Workshops ensures fast-track learning.
  • Led by collaborative Faculty from Academia, Industry and Global Bluechip Institutions.
  • Advanced Certification by IIIT-H ML Lab
  • Exceptional peer-group. 1380+ Professionals with an average 7 years of experience, working with 480+ leading companies have participated in this program.
  • Competitive and affordable pricing from IIIT-H compared to other AI/ML programs.
  • For more information, watch this video.

Participants have termed this a Transformation Program. The NPS (Net Promoter Score) has been exceptional. Here is the feedback from some of the participants in their own words.

The Program is designed for building expertise among professionals. While no placement assistance is provided, IIIT-H and TalentSprint Executive Program Alumni can register for Career Acceleration Support (CAS) to get:

This Program was launched in January 2018. Over 1380+ tech professionals have enrolled in the cohorts at Hyderabad and Bengaluru since then.

  • The Participants are from 480+ globally leading Companies across several industries.
  • 70% Participants have over 5 Years of Experience
  • 19% Women Participants
  • 34% from Startups and Small Companies
  • 30% Developers, 31% Analysts, 28% Managers and 11% Leadership Positions
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  • Dr. C. V. Jawahar
    Program Director and Lead Faculty

  • Dr. Anoop Namboodiri
    Lead Faculty

  • Asokan Pichai
    Lead Faculty

  • Vineet Gandhi
    Lead Faculty

If you are keen to be part of the AI and Machine Learning revolution seeking to move into this disruptive space, want to position yourself for the high-end projects in your organisation or keen to build a disruptive startup, you will find this Program useful. See the profile of Participants in detail.

    Special Scholarships are available for:

  • Women: To improve the gender ratio in the industry, we encourage more women to enroll into the program through this Scholarship.
  • Youth: Anyone with upto 5 years of experience is entitled to Youth Scholarship. We encourage more youth to enroll in to the program through this Scholarship.
  • Alumni: IIIT-Hyderabad and TalentSprint Alumni are eligible for this Scholarship.
  • Startups: Anyone who joins the program from a startup community, is entitled to Startup Scholarship. We encourage more startups to get their employees enrolled for the program through this Scholarship.
  • Group: To facilitate participants to build expertise along with their colleagues/friends, Group Scholarship is announced. 3 or more participants joining together are eligible.
  • For more info on Scholarship, watch this video.

Hyderabad Next Cohort: July 2019
Bengaluru Next Cohort: To be announced soon


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Program Locations

Hyderabad Hyderabad

  • Campus
    IIIT-H Gachibowli,
    Hyderabad 500 032

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  • Office
    PSR Prime Tower, Beside DLF
    Cyber City, Gate #1, Gachibowli,
    Hyderabad 500 032

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Bengaluru Bengaluru

  • Campus
    IIIT-H & TalentSprint Center of Excellence
    No. 319, 17th Cross, 25th Main Road, J P Nagar,
    6th Phase, Bengaluru 560 078

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  • Office
    91springboard, Padmavati Complex, 2nd Floor, 8th Block, 80 Feet Road, Koramangala,
    Bengaluru 560 095

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