Machine Learning for Earth System Sciences – Free Course from IIT Kharagpur

The NPTEL online certification course on machine learning will help you to understand the basics of machine learning, types of machine learning, and machine learning algorithms. The course is designed by the Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur (IIT Kharagpur) and is provided free of cost. The course is structured into 4 modules and each module will take 4 weeks to complete


This course from IIT Kharagpur will help you understand machine learning. You will learn about various machine learning approaches and algorithms. You will also be able to implement machine learning algorithms.


8 weeks


Final year undergraduate, Postgraduate and research students

Course Format:

The course will be available online. It will be a mix of videos and readings.

Course Certification:

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/- (Rupees one thousand only). Date and Time of Exams: 25 September 2022 Morning session 9am to 12 noon; Afternoon Session 2pm to 5pm.


Average assignment score = 25% of average of best 6 assignments out of the total 8 assignments given in the course.
Exam score = 75% of the proctored certification exam score out of 100

Final score = Average assignment score + Exam score

Course Fee:

This course is available for free.

Important Dates:

Start Date : 25th July 2022

End Date : 16 Sept 2022

Enrollment Ends : 01 Aug 2022

The last date to apply for this course is not mentioned.

How to Apply:

You can apply for this course on the official website of Swayam.

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