Among the Top 3 Analytics Courses in India, start your Data Science journey with Post Graduate Diploma in Data Science from Manipal Academy of Higher education, an Institute of Eminence.


Data is going to be such a critical part of the 21st century workplace that every organisation is putting together an analytics and data science team. India needs nearly 200,000 analytics professionals in the next two-three years. To address the dearth of data scientists in India,
Manipal Academy of Higher Education (erstwhile Manipal University) has put together an industry relevant course, in association with Equifax and IBM Big Data University.


This Post Graduate Diploma in Data Science is spread over 11 months (8-month classroom training in Bangalore & Hyderabad, followed by 3-month internship). Best suited for graduates with 0-3 years work experience, the program also offers Manipal Placement Guarantee*.


The Manipal Placement Guarantee*?
Every student successfully completing the PG Diploma in Data Science will be placed by the end of the 11-month program.
All students who are not placed at the end of the program will receive:  

  • ₹ 30,000 financial support for 3 months
  • Placement assistance for 3 months 



  • Guaranteed Placement - Placement guarantee or ₹ 30,000 stipend support for 3 months (if the learner is not placed)
  • Diploma from MAHE - Get diploma from Manipal Academy of Higher Education, an Institute of Eminence.
  • In collaboration with Equifax - The data science program is designed in collaboration with industry leaders Equifax.
  • Tool Based Learning - Get hands-on learning with tools like R, Python, Excel, Machine Learning, Hadoop, Pig, Hive, Apache Spark & Storm.
  • Interactive Classroom Sessions - Learn from experts with a vast experience in delivering data science training programs.

Course Highlights

  • Comprehensive Curriculum: Industry-relevant course curriculum, with applications in multiple domains taught by highly experienced Subject Matter Experts (SMEs) from academia, IT & Data Science industry.
  • Loan Facility: Loans available from Avanse and TachyLoans.
  • Industry Elective: Domain Specific electives on Marketing and Banking Analytics, Unstructured Data Analysis, Robotic Process Automation and Linear Programming.
  • Preparatory Courses - Preparatory Courses on “Java Programming” and “Advanced Excel”.
  • State of the art campus - Spread over 77,000 square feet, the campus boasts of state of the art classrooms and data science labs equipped with latest analytics software & applications.

Eligibility & Admission Process

  • Graduates with minimum 50% marks from a recognized institute/ university with either mathematics, statistics or programming as a subject in qualifying degree can apply. Students graduating by July 2020 can apply too.
  • Applicants will be required to clear the pre-admission online test and interview
  • Loans available from Neev Finance, Avance & TachyLoans