IIT Roorkee – Wiley Post Graduate Certification in AI for BFSI
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Is the Post Graduate Certification in AI for BFSI?
The most In-Demand Certification for AI technology in BFSI sector - Gateway for Highest Paying Jobs in AI-ML in the Industry
Developed by top faculty and experts at IIT Roorkee
Along with the Wiley Innovation Advisory Council and leading business leaders in emerging technologies
The 4-month intensive program implements:
Deep tech skills in most commercially used AI, ML and Deep Learning techniques
Learning from actual business use cases and intensive case studies from the top industry leaders of AI and digital technologies in banking and finance industry
A completely experiential learning experience where learners work hands-on with several labs that integrate key business problems in industry
Working on an end-to-end business problem-based capstone project to develop an AI solution
AI for BFSI?
Analytics Insight evaluating big data industry’s sector-wise growth reveals that, the industry is predicted to grow from US$59.0 billion in 2019 to US$105.2 billion in 2023, and with a share of 14%, the BFSI industry stands at second largest sector, rising from US$25.4 billion in 2019 to US$51.7 billion in 2023.
India is set to witness 1.5 lakh new openings for data scientists this year --a whopping 62 per cent increase from 2019 which would lead by the BFSI (banking, financial services and insurance), along with manufacturing, healthcare, IT and e-commerce.
An analysis of 70 percent of job postings for data scientists with less than five years of work experience revealed that the BFSI sector offers the highest average salary. The average salary of a data science professional in the BFSI sector was 13.56 lakh per annum, followed by manufacturing and healthcare
is this program for?
Recent graduates and final year candidates of BE, BTech, MTech, BCA, MCA and other graduation programs
Tech professionals aspiring a high growth AI career in Banking and Finance
Finance and business candidates such as CFA, CS, ICWA, CPA, CA, MBA –Finance, M. Com, who have experience working with data and analytics (at least 2 year of experience or equivalent certification/degree)
Does Action Learning Methodology work?
4 months of learning
During 4 months of intensive experiential learning you will champion
Deep AI Approaches: End-to-End AI Lifecycle
Real-Life BFSI Applications: Ability to Apply AI to Banking and Finance Domain
During 4 months of intensive experiential learning you will cover
AI Transformations in BFSI Landscape
- Changing BFSI Landscape
- Role of AI
- Infrastructure for AI
- Data Preparation
- Implementing AI at Enterprise Level: Challenges, Impact and Innovations
Exploratory Analysis and Feature Engineering
- Data Exploration and Sourcing
- Feature Engineering
- Use Case for Hands-On
- Fraud Detection
Supervised Machine Learning
- Supervised Techniques (SVM, NB, KNN, Decision Trees)
- Forecasting and Anomaly Detection with Linear and
- Logistic Regression
- Time Series
- Use Case for Hands On:
- Loan Defaulter Prediction
- Customer Credit Risk Assessment
- Stock Price Prediction
- Users' Opinion Analysis on CFPB Complaints
- Stock Behaviour Analysis using Sentiments
Unsupervised Machine Learning and Deep Learning
- Unsupervised ML Techniques
- Working with Cluster Analysis
- Deep Learning with Tensorflow and Keras
- Use Case for Hands On:
- Customer Segregation for Direct Marketing Campaigns by Banking Institutions
- Hand Written Character Recognition Using CNN
Industry Applications and Project Presentations, Masterclasses on Industry Use Cases
- Chatbots for Personalized Banking
- Anti Money Laundering
- Image and Text Analysis for Insurance Fraud
TECHNOLOGIES & TOOLS YOU WILL LEARN
and Deep Learning, Neural Networks and NLP skills
for high transformation in a post-pandemic world
and business problems in banking and finance context
from recognized Industry leaders
chatbots, image and speech recognition and intelligent automation
The Learning Experience
- Optional to attend this from IIT Roorkee Campus
- Additional fee of INR 10K cost for the immersion applicable
*subject to change due to pandemic situation
Live online sessions by IIT Roorkee faculty, experts and Wiley industry experts
5+ Masterclasses by top business and tech leaders guiding learners to use-cases in real world banking context
Cutting-edge curriculum based on industry needs and proven framework by IIT Roorkee faculty and Wiley Innovation Advisory Council
Online courseware and eBooks library with 20+ Top Wiley books in AI and Analytics from globally recognized authors
Multiple hours of online lab exercises and project work
Joint PG Certification from IIT Roorkee and Wiley
Program Commencement Date
INR 99,000 + GST
INR 10K for Immersions*
*subject to change due to pandemic situation
EMI Plans Available
6 pm to 9 pm on Saturdays
5 pm to 8 pm on Sundays
*subject to rescheduling in case of unforeseen circumstances or public holidays
Proficiency in Python (mandatory), Pre-existing foundational level expertise in data analytics (preferred)
3 Days *subject to change due to pandemic situation
Selection (as per eligibility criteria)
Pre-screening assessment and documentation
Total no. of Exams
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Data Scientist, H2o.ai, and Kaggle Grandmaster
Co-founder and Chief Data Scientist, Tatras Data
IIT Roorkee Experts and Faculty
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Advanced Analytics Consultant, Wells Fargo India
Vice President, AI Model Development CoE, Wells Fargo India
CEO, Toshniwal Equity Services Privete Limited, and Director (Elected), BSE Brokers Forum (BBF)
Scienctist in Division of Computer Applications, ICAR-IASRI
Program Coordinator, IIT Roorkee
Program Architects, WileyNXT
SVP, Head of Enterprise Analytics and Data Science (India), Intellectual Property Executive, Wells Fargo India and Philippines.
Naveen heads the Enterprise Analytics and Data Science (India) group for Wells Fargo. In this role, he is responsible for delivering actionable insights driven by Data Science supporting enterprise-wide initiatives. Naveen leads the Artificial Intelligence Center of Excellence, Business Intelligence Capability Center and Analytical Quality Review function. Naveen has been in Banking, Insurance, and Information Technology sectors for over two decades.
He is the proud recipient of 2019 Tesla award for instituting a process for continued innovation and patent leadership; an invited speaker at global conferences and educational institutions; serves on the advisory board of Loyola Institute of Business Administration (LIBA); program architect for PG program for AI in Banking hosted by WileyNXT and IIT-Roorkee. Naveen earned his Master’s degree in Industrial Engineering from Virginia Tech and MBA from UNC-Charlotte. He is a certified Six Sigma Black Belt and holds 7 approved and 28 pending patents.
Dr. Nishant Chandra
Sr. Director - Data Products, VISA
Dr. Chandra is a global leader in the field of Machine Learning and Natural Language Proces nnovation across various industries in USA and India. He has been awarded the prestigious Barrier Fellowship and was classified as an ‘Outstanding Researcher’ by the department of Homeland Security, United States Government.
Dr. Chandra serves the editorial boards of several key forums, has published in various journals and owns several patents. He also invents puzzles has represented India in the World Puzzle Championship in US. He received his Ph.D. in Electrical and Computer Engineering from Mississippi State University.
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IIT-Roorkee - Wiley
Post Graduate Certification on
AI for BFSI
Developed by top faculty and experts at IIT-Roorkee, along with the Wiley Innovation Advisory Council and leading business leaders in BFSI Industry
Industry Immersions with real-world use cases from BFSI domain, classes taught by industry experts
Gain Expertise in high demand tech skills such as Cutting Edge Machine Learning, Deep Learning and AI techniques
Intensely Application Focused learning experience with numerous hands-on demonstrations alongside concepts in the classes
Experience classes by:
• Esteemed IIT-Roorkee faculty
• Expert Wiley faculty
• Masterclasses by top industry experts.
Numerous hands-on lab exercises with BFSI industry focused data-sets to gain practical exposure
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Customer segregation for direct marketing campaigns
Stock price prediction
Customer credit risk assessment
Chatbots for personalized banking
Stock behavior analysis using sentiments
Users' opinion analysis on CFPB complaints
Image and text analysis for insurance fraud
Loan defaulter prediction
Hand written character recognition using CNN