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IISc and TalentSprint team up to lanch PG level Advanced Certification Program in Deep Learning

TalentSprint and the IISc recently announced the launch of an Advanced Deep Learning PG Certification programme. This 10-month executive training curriculum is ideally suited for professionals who want to develop skills in deep learning, and master applications in voice, text, images and video, including hardware optimization. This training course is suitable for artificial intelligence and machine learning. A team of 10+ interdisciplinary professors at IISc and TalentSprint will teach participants live and immersive online classes and provide them with practical guidance, including the ability to put their own projects through the curated capstones of the business community. The curriculum will allow participants to create a portfolio highlighting their knowledge. The first cohort registration is now available and classes will start in March 2021.

According to a report by Grand View Research, the global Deep Learning market is expected to reach USD 10.2 billion by 2025. Improvements in algorithms and advancements in Deep Learning chipsets are driving this growth. Deep Learning is penetrating various sectors at an unprecedented speed, including financial services, healthcare, software, retail, manufacturing, and many more. It is being used in investment modeling, fraud detection, designing autonomous cars, virtual assistants, super-computing, Customer Relationship Management (CRM) systems, and facial recognition systems, among others. Deep Learning will continue to make an impact in both professional and personal spaces and create several job opportunities.

Announcing the program, Prof Chiranjib Bhattacharya, Professor and Chair of the Department of Computer Science & Automation, and Dean of the Advanced Deep Learning Program, said: “Deep Learning is increasingly being used to extract valuable insights from enormous amounts of data, build innovative products and improve customer experience, thereby enhancing revenue opportunities. This has led to a massive growth in need for professionals with expertise in Deep Learning. This program will fulfill that need. Our team of research faculty will teach and mentor participants and help them build expertise in both the fundamentals and applications of Deep Learning.”

Dr. Santanu Paul, Co-Founder and CEO, TalentSprint said: “At TalentSprint, our focus has always been to offer transformational high-end and deep-tech learning programs. We are happy to announce our third program with IISc, India’s leading institution, in Deep Learning. This program has been specifically designed for working professionals keen to unleash the potential of deep learning in their careers. This pracademic program will bring together lectures by top research faculty at IISc and hands-on labs and projects supported by industry mentors.”

The Advanced Certification Program in Deep Learning is open for applications for the first cohort, which starts in March 2021.

Courtesy: Higher Education Review

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