Free 8-week Online Course on Data Mining from IIT Kharagpur

IIT Kharagpur is offering a free online course on data morning for interested students and professionals through the NPTEL platform

Data mining is study of algorithms for finding patterns in large data sets. It is an integral part of modern industry, where data from its operations and customers are mined for gaining business insight. It is also important in modern scientific endeavors. Data mining is an interdisciplinary topic involving, databases, machine learning and algorithms. The course will cover the fundamentals of data mining. It will explain the basic algorithms like data preprocessing, association rules, classification, clustering, sequence mining and visualization. It will also explain implementations in open source software. Finally, case studies on industrial problems will be demonstrated.


Duration : 8 weeks
Start Date : 21 Feb 2022
End Date : 15 Apr 2022
Exam Date : 23 Apr 2022 IST
Enrollment Ends : 21 Feb 2022

Course layout

Week 1: Introduction, Data Preprocessing
Week 2: Association Rule Mining, Classification Basics
Week 3: Decision Tree, Bayes Classifier, K nearest neighbor
Week 4:Support Vector Machine, Kernel Machine
Week 5: Clustering, Outlier detection
Week 6: Sequence mining
Week 7: Evaluation, Visualization.
Week 8: Case studies

Course certificate

The course is free to enroll and learn from. But if you want a certificate, you have to register and write the proctored exam conducted by us in person at any of the designated exam centers.
The exam is optional for a fee of Rs 1000/-

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