IIT-Jodhpur launches online PGDM course in data engineering and cloud computing

The Big Data and Data Engineering Services market size will grow at a CAGR of 18 per cent from 2021 to 2027.

IIT Jodhpur, in collaboration with WileyNXT, has launched a Post Graduate Diploma course in Data Engineering and Cloud Computing. Applications are open until March 11, 2022 and the course is set to begin in the same month.

The 12-month intensive course will teach you the technologies and methodologies to manage the complete lifecycle of a data engineering project – from big data collection to insight generation using machine learning techniques.

“Today, one of the most in-demand skills in the IT and tech industry is data engineering and cloud computing. However, we are seeing a big talent war amongst corporates and organisations due to the lack of availability of a skilled workforce,”said Gaurav Bhatnagar, an associate professor at department of mathematics. 


  • The applicant must have a bachelor’s degree in engineering or science (4-year program) or a master’s degree in science, MCA, or in a related field.
  • A minimum of 50% marks in UG/PG or a minimum CGPA of 5.0 on a scale of 10 with corresponding proportional requirements when the scales are other than 10.
  • The applicant must be a working professional with a minimum of two years of work experience (after qualifying degree) in industry
  • The applicant must qualify for the written test conducted by IIT Jodhpur or its appointed partner.

“Companies are becoming increasingly reliant on Cloud services and models, necessitating the IT sector’s constant search for competitive and specialised capabilities. It is forecasted that the Big Data and Data Engineering Services market size will grow at a CAGR of 18 per cent from 2021 to 2027. With our exclusive and unique PG Diploma program, we strive to train and nurture skilled talent who are ready to make professional and career gains out of the growing industry,  said Dip Sankar Banerjee, assistant professor at department of computer science and engineering.

The course fee is INR 2.99 lakhs + immersion fee. The program bestows the candidate with the right knowledge, tools, and prestigious IIT PG Diploma credential to excel in the field of data 
Apply here.

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Poulomi Chatterjee
Poulomi is a Technology Journalist with Analytics India Magazine. Her fascination with tech and eagerness to dive into new areas led her to the dynamic world of AI and data analytics.

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