Amity University Online, India’s first UGC-accredited online University, has announced the launch of a certificate programme in Machine Learning and Generative AI in partnership with TCS iON, a strategic unit of Tata Consultancy Services focused on Manufacturing Industries (SMB), Educational Institutions and Examination Boards. According to an official statement, this eight-month online certification programme has been meticulously designed to provide learners with cutting-edge knowledge and skills in Machine Learning and Generative AI.
The Machine Learning and Generative AI certification programme combines Amity University Online’s expertise in online education and TCS iON’s industry-leading insights and instructors’ expertise. Learners work closely with TCS instructors and gain hands-on experience through TCS projects, allowing them to apply their knowledge to real-world scenarios.
Some key elements TCS iON offers to learners enrolling for this industry-driven comprehensive curriculum program are master classes, weekend sessions, live sessions with industry experts and capstone projects. With these offerings, learners will access in-depth insights into the latest trends and advancements in Machine Learning and Generative AI with updated study materials and live projects.
Speaking on the collaboration, the Spokesperson of Amity University Online, Ajit Chauhan, said:
The AI landscape is continuously evolving. By 2030, it is estimated to add up to $ 15.7 trillion to the global economy, unlocking potential job opportunities for skilled professionals. Launching the Machine Learning and Generative AI certification program in collaboration with TCS iON positions us at the forefront of this transformative industry, empowering learners with knowledge and expertise in AI. With TCS iON’s industry insights, learners will gain access to real-world and capstone projects, ensuring they are well-equipped to navigate the AI-driven world of tomorrow.
TCS iON offers end-to-end business solutions through an innovative IT-as-a-service model. Through cutting-edge, easy-to-use, secure, integrated, hosted solutions in a build-as-you-grow, pay-as-you-use business model, the company caters to the needs of multiple industry segments. The firm serves its clients with the help of best practices gained through TCS’ global experience, domestic market reach, skills, and delivery capabilities.
TCS iON’s cloud-based solution is highly modular, scalable, and configurable, providing businesses and educational institutions with increased efficiencies, faster go-to-market, technology predictability, and better business results.
Global Head of TCS iON, Venguswamy Ramaswamy, commented:
We are excited to partner with Amity University Online in launching this innovative program in Machine Learning and Generative AI. TCS iON is committed to promoting the skill development of the nation’s youth, and this collaboration is a testament to our dedication to empowering learners with the latest advancements in technology. To ensure a strong industry focus, we will bring SMEs and domain experts from TCS for every course module apart from enabling learning content and projects. Students will also be allowed to appear in the TCS iON National Proficiency Test to prove their expertise and be job-ready.
The certification programme aims to teach participants how to build machine learning pipelines, including AWS Cloud deployment. Participants will gain expertise in core Python programming for ML and generative AI, as well as advanced computer vision and natural language processing (NLP) skills using deep learning techniques. CV and NLP models, ChatGPT and Dall-E, will receive special attention. Learners will also have the opportunity to participate in expert-led live sessions, where they will gain real-time insights into industry practices. The students will also explore model interpretability using tools like LIME and SHAP, enhancing their understanding of machine learning algorithms.
Amity University Online serves 150,000 students worldwide with globally benchmarked education. The University’s rapidly growing network of internationally renowned institutions has resulted in campuses in Dubai, Abu Dhabi, London, Singapore, New York, Mauritius, China, South Africa, and Romania, with plans to establish campuses in 25 countries. With over 300 UG and PG programmes in education across various disciplines and a faculty of 6,000, it has emerged as one of the most sought-after education destinations in the world.