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Electronics & ICT Academy IIT Guwahati

Certification in Big Data Analytics

This Certification Program in collaboration with E&ICT, IIT, Guwahati, aims to provide extensive training on Big Data Analytics concepts such as Hadoop, Spark, Python, MongoDB, Data Warehousing, and more. This program warrants to provide a complete experience to learners in terms of understanding the concepts, mastering them thoroughly, and applying them in real life.

  • Batch starts on Aug 16, 2020
  • Limited number of seats available

Upskill for your dream job!

Why Join this Program?

400+ Hrs Instructor led training
Self-Paced Videos
Industry-grade Projects
Online Practice Labs
Job Assistance
24/7 Support

Expert Mentors

Mentorship from Professors at E&ICT IIT, Guwahati

Be Future Ready

The Data Analytics sector is expected to grow to a 16 billion dollar industry by 2025

Get Better Pay

A Data Analyst in the US can get an average salary of US$125,000 per year
- Indeed

Who is this program for?

  • Anyone with a bachelor’s degree and passion for Big Data Analytics
  • Professionals looking to grow their career in Data Analytics, Data Science
  • Analysts & Software Engineers with a bachelor’s degree looking to transition into Data Analytics / Data Engineering
  • Project Managers / Product Managers looking to up-skill on Data Analytics & Data Engineering skills

Skills to Master

  • Big Data
  • Hadoop
  • Spark
  • Statistics
  • Data Science
  • Machine Learning
  • SQL
  • Python
  • Scala
  • Real time Streaming
  • Tableau
  • Data Mining
  • Business Intelligence

About the Program

This certification program in Big Data Analytics will provide you academic rigor along with Industry exposure. The course is designed and created under the mentorship of top faculties of IIT Guwahati.


This Certification Program in Big Data Analytics is in partnership with E&ICT Academy IIT Guwahati. E&ICT IIT Guwahati is initiative of Meity (Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology, Govt. of India) and formed with the team of IIT Guwahati professors to provide high quality education programs to working professionals.

Upon completion of this program, you will:

  • Receive joint certificate of E&ICT, IIT Guwahati & Intellipaat
  • Alumni status of E&ICT, IIT Guwahati


IBM is one of the leading innovators and the biggest player in creating innovative tools for big data analytical tools. Top subject matter experts from IBM will share knowledge in the domain of analytics and big data through this training program that will help you gain breadth of knowledge and Industry experience.

Benefits for students from IBM

  • Industry recognized IBM certificates
  • Access to IBM Watson for hands-on training and practice
  • Industry in-line case studies and project work

Our Career Services

24/7 Support
Mock Interviews & Resume Preparation
Industry-grade Projects
Minimum 3 Exclusive Interviews with 200+ Hiring Partners

Program Curriculum

The core objective of this course is to get a comprehensive understanding of large volumes of data, including structured, unstructured, text, social media, video, audio, image, bot, and device log data and mastering technologies used to store, manipulate, analyse, and derive insights using statistics, Machine Learning algorithms, and Big Data tools.

Linux Administration Course

  • Introduction to Linux
  • File Management
  • Files and Processes
  • Introduction to Shell Scripting
  • Scheduling Tasks
  • Linux Networking
  • Introduction to NoSQL Databases
  • Introduction to NoSQL and MongoDB
  • MongoDB installation
  • Importance of NoSQL
  • CRUD operations
  • Data modeling and schema design
  • Data management and administration
  • Data indexing and aggregation
  • MongoDB security
  • Working with unstructured data
  • Introduction to statistics
  • Logistic regression
  • Decision trees and random forest
  • Data Analytics in Excel
    • Concepts of finance
    • Concepts of economics
    • Hands-on: Inferential statistics, descriptive statistics, simple and multivariate regression, and confidence intervals
  • Data Analytics Using SQL
    • Introduction to MySQL
    • Working with MySQL and MySQL IDE: Installation and setup
    • Introduction to SQL queries: DDL queries (create and select) and DML queries (alter, insert, etc.)
    • Working with joins, group, and filter
    • Writing complex SQL queries for data retrieval and the import and export of data and database tables
  • Data Analytics Using Python
    • Introduction to Python
    • Python basic constructs
    • OOPs in Python
    • NumPy for mathematical computing
    • SciPy for scientific computing
    • Data manipulation
    • Data visualization with Matplotlib
    • Implementing statistical algorithms using Python
  • Java programming for MapReduce
  • SQL fundamentals
  • Linux fundamentals
  • Hadoop installation and setup
  • Introduction to Big Data and Hadoop
  • Understanding HDFS and MapReduce
  • Deep dive into MapReduce
    • Introduction to Hive
    • Advanced Hive and Impala
    • Introduction to Pig
    • Flume and Sqoop
  • Scala programming
  • Spark framework
  • RDD in Spark
  • DataFrames and Spark SQL
  • Machine Learning using Spark (MLlib)
  • Apache Flume and Apache Kafka
  • Spark Streaming
  • Case Study: Spark vs Kafka and when to use them
  • Creation of multi-node cluster setup using Amazon EC2
  • Hadoop Administration: Cluster configuration
  • Hadoop Administration: Maintenance, monitoring, and troubleshooting
  • Implementing security using Kerberos
  • Maintenance, monitoring, alerting, and troubleshooting Big Data solutions
  • What is data warehousing? What is data mining? Use cases and applications
  • Creating data models for large data warehouses
  • Different types of data models: Star, snowflake, and hybrid; which is the right model?
  • Integration of Hadoop and Spark with an ETL tool
  • Building workflows using Informatica for the integration with HDFS, Hive, MapReduce, etc.
  • Performance Tuning of ETL systems for processing large datasets
  • Introduction to data visualization and the power of Tableau
  • Architecture of Tableau
  • Working with metadata and data blending
  • Creation of sets
  • Working with filters
  • Organizing data and visual analytics
  • Working with mapping
  • Working with calculations and expressions
  • Working with parameters
  • Charts and graphs
  • Dashboards and stories
  • Tableau Prep
  • Integration of Tableau with Big Data tools like Hadoop and Spark
  • Marketing, Web, and Social Media Analytics
  • Fraud and Risk Analytics
  • Supply Chain and Logistics Analytics
  • HR Analytics
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  • 400+ Hours Instructor-led Training
  • Self-paced Videos
  • Industry-grade Projects
  • 24/7 Support

Projects Covered

Twitter Sentiment Analysis

This project involves analyzing the tweets of people by looking at the key phrases and words and analyzing them using the dictionary and the value attributed to them based on the sentiment that they are trying to convey on Twitter.

Finding Top Movies Based on the MovieLens Data

This project involves writing a MapReduce program to analyze the MovieLens data and creating a list of top 10 movies, alongside using Apache Pig and Apache Hive for working with distributed datasets.

Connecting Pentaho with the Hadoop Ecosystem

This project lets you connect Pentaho with the Hadoop ecosystem as Pentaho works well with HDFS, HBase, Oozie, and ZooKeeper. You will connect the Hadoop cluster with Pentaho Data Integration, Pentaho Analytics, Pentaho Server, and Pentaho Report Designer.

Course Advisor

Diwakar Chittora

Diwakar Chittora

Co-founder & CEO, Intellipaat

He has more than 11 years of experience in developing large-scale BI products for Fortune 500 companies. He also has great experience in doing Data Analytics on large-scale data. In the past, he has worked in companies such as Amex, Mercedes Benz Research, Pentaho, and Wipro.

Muthusamy Manigandan

Muthusamy Manigandan

Head Engg., Amazon India

Mani comes with great experience on Algorithms, Data Science, Big Data, AI. Have worked on multiple research projects in the past on Data Science, AI, ML for Display Advertising, Recommendation and Classification systems. He comes with more than 16 yrs experience with building large scale AI products with top MNC’s

Niraj Kumar

Niraj Kumar

Co-founder and CTO, DataMetica

Leading data architecture, data modelling and big data (hadoop) vertical. Comes with great expertise on Data Science, Machine Learning, Neural Network, Data Discovery, Text Mining, etc. Worked with top companies like Sears, Neilsen and comes with more than 12 yrs of experience in designing architecture for top fortune 500 companies.


John Chioles

Dileep & Ajay

Mr. yoga

Vikrant Singh

Big Data Analytics

It was a wonderful experience and learning from Intellipaat trainers. The trainers were hands-on and provided real-time scenario's. For learning cutting-edge and latest technologiees Intellipaat is the right place.

Sameer Gupta

Business Intelligence Consultant at IBM

I enjoyed this course from the very first session. The content guides you from the very basic approach of the fundamentals to the advanced level with practical knowledge in just a few days of training.

Kavita Mehra

Hadoop Developer at TCS

The classes were highly interactive and also practical oriented. The office staff was cordial and co-operative. Every teaching session was recorded each day and was put on-line by the institute which was really helpful. The trainer was very patient and able to solve or give some hints to solve all the questions posed to him.

Narendra Kumar

Data Scientist at

Nothing better than a master like this! Being a Data Scientist, I could gain insights into various Big Data platforms like Hadoop, Spark and Scala, which has really enriched my skiill set and gave me an edge amongst coworkers. The idea of learning the most demanding Big Data and Data Science technologies through a single course is just wonderful. The trainers are doing a great job. I just love the Integration of various technologies together.

Abhimanyu Balgopal

Product Engineer (BigData)

As a Big Data Engineer, this masters course doubled my interest in various technologies specifically Hadoop, Spark, Storm Scala and others.

Admission Details

The application process consists of three simple steps. An offer of admission will be made to selected candidates based on the feedback from the interview panel. The selected candidates will be notified over email and phone, and they can block their seats through the payment of the admission fee.

Submit Application

Tell us a bit about yourself and why you want to join this program

Application Review

An admission panel will shortlist candidates based on their application


Selected candidates will be notified within 1–2 weeks

Program Fee
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Frequently Asked Questions

This program is conducted online for 9 months with the help of multiple live instructor-led training sessions.

After you share your basic details with us, our course advisor will speak to you and based on the discussion, your application will be screened. If your application is shortlisted, you will need to fill in a detailed application form and attend a telephonic interview, which will be conducted by a subject matter expert. Based on your profile and interview, if you are selected, you will receive an admission offer letter.

To complete this program, it requires 9 months of attending live classes and completing the assignments and projects, along the way.

If by any circumstance you miss a live class, you will be given the recording of the class within the next 12 hours. Also, if you need any support, you will have access to our 24/7 technical support team for any sort of query resolution.

To complete this program, you will have to spare around 6 hours a week in learning. Classes will be held over weekends (Sat/Sun), and each session will be of 3 hours.

To ensure that you make the most of this program, you will be given industry-grade projects to work on. This is done to make sure that you get a concrete understanding of what you’ve learned.

Upon the completion of this program, you will be first preparing for job interviews through mock interview sessions, and then you will get assistance in preparing a resume that fulfils industry standards. This will be followed by a minimum of 3 exclusive interviews with 200+ hiring partners across the globe.

Upon the completion of all of the requirements of the program, you will be awarded a certificate from E&ICT Academy IIT, Guwahati.

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