“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.”

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.”

Director, Qualcomm

“This Program gave me a scope to get into
ML team in my office.”

Sravya Yellapragada
Development Engineer, Pramati Technologies

“Pretty comprehensive & effective. Brings participants up to speed in just 14 weeks.”

Dinesh Koka
Founder, Onward Health

Participant Profile

Participants working with 380+ Companies

Participants with over
5 Years of Experience


From Startups and Small Companies

Learn from Leaders

India’s Leading Machine Learning Lab   Collaborative Faculty from Academia and Industry   From Global Bluechip Institutions

Dr. C. V. Jawahar
Program 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 Namboodiri
Lead Faculty

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

Asokan Pichai
Lead Faculty

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

Jayanth Rasamsetti
Lead Mentor

Principal AI/ML Scientist at TalentSprint. Worked with American Express and Siemens Research and Development. B.Tech from IIT-Madras and MS from Columbia University.

Industry Interaction Seminars by Guest Speakers

  • Sundar Srinivasan Microsoft

  • Dr. Kingshuk BanerjeeIBM

  • Feroze MohammedHitachi

  • Dr. Shailesh KumarOla

  • Suman Reddy Pegasystems

  • Nikhil Rasiwasia Amazon

  • Ramesh LoganathanIIIT-H

  • Dr. Santanu Paul TalentSprint

  • Dr. Srikanth Sundararajan Ventureast

  • Dr. Vadlamani Ravi IDRBT

Curriculum for Practitioners

  • Masterclass
  • Hands-on
  • Guided
  • Industry
  • Team

Module 1

Problem Formulation and Solving

  • 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

  • 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

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

  • 14 Weekends Contact

  • 24*7 Online

  • Industry Interaction Seminars by
    Industry Mentors

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Program Outcomes

  • Build and deploy AI/ML and Deep Learning Apps

  • Learn from the world class faculty and professionals

  • Reinforce learning by applying concepts

  • Certificate of Merit by IIIT-H ML Lab

Women Professionals Scholarship
Women Scholarship i
To improve the gender ratio in the industry, we encourage more women to enroll into the program through this Scholarship.
Youth Scholarship
Youth Scholarship i
Anyone with upto 3 years of experience is entitled to Youth Scholarship. We encourage more youth to enroll for the program through this Scholarship.
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Startup Scholarship i
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.

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
  • More...

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Frequently Asked Questions

What is unique about this Program?

  • This Program is offered by India's #1 Machine Learning Lab at IIIT-Hyderabad in association with TalentSprint.
  • It is a fast-track and intense 14-weekend Program suitable for Working Professionals.
  • Program is delivered in Hybrid format combining classroom and online learning.
  • Unique 5-step learning process of Masterclass Lectures, Hands-on Labs, Mentorship, Hackathons and Workshops ensure fast-track learning.
  • Led by collaborative Faculty from Academia, Industry and Global Bluechip Institutions.
  • Advanced Certification by IIIT-H ML Lab
  • Exceptional peer-group. 800 Professionals with an average of 7 years of experience, working with 250 leading companies are participating in this program.
  • Competitive and affordable pricing from IIIT-H compared to other AI/ML programs.
  • For more information, watch this video.

Can you share some Program reviews? 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.

Who will be my Peer Group? This Program was launched in January 2018. The first Cohort which completed in May 2018 had over 400 participants. The next Cohort is underway in Bengaluru and Hyderabad with another 400 participants.

  • The Participants are from 250+ globally leading Companies across several industries.
  • 71% Participants have over 5 Years of Experience
  • 18% Women Participants
  • 44% from Startups and Small Companies
  • 36% Developers, 26% Analysts, 20% Managers and 18% Leadership Positions
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Who are the Faculty Members?

  • Dr. C. V. Jawahar
    Program Director and Lead Faculty

  • Dr. Anoop Namboodiri
    Lead Faculty

  • Asokan Pichai
    Lead Faculty

  • Jayanth Rasamsetti
    Lead Mentor

Is this Program right for me?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. This Program is best suited for IT and Technology Professionals with more than 1 year software development experience. See the profile of Participants in detail.

Is 14 weeks sufficient to learn a deep topic like AI/ML? This Program is delivered through Masterclass Lectures, Hands-on Tutored Labs, Hackathons, Industry Workshops, Mentorship and Peer Learning. This format speeds up and enhances the learning, the reason we call it a Fast-Track Program.
For more information, watch this video.

Can I avail any Scholarship?

    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 Scholarship: Anyone with upto 3 years of experience is entitled to Youth Scholarship. We encourage more youth to enroll for the program through 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.
  • For more info on Scholarship, watch this video.

When and where are the next Cohort/s? Bengaluru Next Cohort: October 2018
Hyderabad Next Cohort: January 2019

About IIIT-Hyderabad Machine Learning Lab

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. The Machine Learning Lab 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

About TalentSprint

TalentSprint is a new-age digital platform to transform the lives of young and experienced professionals. Its hybrid bootcamps empower professionals with high end disruptive technologies. The AI-powered digital platform enables professionals to get ahead and stay ahead in a hypercompetitive world. Funded by Nexus Venture Partners and the National Skill Development Corporation, TalentSprint aims to empower ONE MILLION professionals by 2020. For more information please visit www.talentsprint.com


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