This diploma will include a holiday break from 25 December 2020 to 1 January 2021. During the break, no webinars or office hours will be conducted and no assignments will be due. You will continue to have access to all diploma material, including the videos.


13 December 2020

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9 Months, Online
6-8 hours per week


USD 3,300

Flexible payment options available
Non refundable app fee - USD 50

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Diploma Prerequisites

Why Enroll For Postgraduate Diploma in Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence?

Artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning algorithms are transforming systems, experiences, processes, and entire industries. It’s no wonder that business leaders see these data-driven technologies as fundamental for the future—and that practitioners fluent in both fields are in high demand.

We are fascinated by their world-changing potential, and we’ve created the Postgraduate Diploma in Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence, to help students understand the fundamentals of AI and machine learning and how to apply them to solve complex, real-world problems.

Your Learning Journey

Video Lectures



Application Assignments

Capstone Project

Live Online
Teaching Sessions

Supervised Learning

  • Regression Maximum Likelihood, Least Squares, Regularization
  • Bayesian Methods Bayes Rule, MAP Inference, Active Learning
  • Foundational Classification Algorithms Nearest Neighbors, Perceptron, Logistic Regression
  • Refinements to Classification Kernel Methods, Gaussian Process
  • Intermediate Classification Algorithms SVM, Trees, Forests and Boosting

Unsupervised Learning

  • Clustering Methods K-Means Clustering, E-M, Gaussian Mixtures
  • Recommendation Systems Collaborative Filtering, Topic Modeling, PCA
  • Sequential Data Models Markov and Hidden Markov Models, Kalman Filters
  • Association Analysis
  • Clustering Methods - II Model Comparisons, Analysis Considerations


Course Leaders

Carleton Smith
Carleton Smith
Course Leader, Emeritus

Carleton Smith is a Data Science educator and practitioner in Chicago, IL. Carleton has taught several data science courses at General...

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Jacob Koehler
Jacob Koehler
Course Leader, Emeritus

Jacob is a mathematics educator, with a PhD in mathematics education from Columbia University. Currently, he teaches...

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*Course Leaders are subject to change


Industry Leaders

In addition to Course Leaders, industry experts focusing on data science share their knowledge and experience through periodic guest lectures.

Past Participant Profiles




Work Experience

Work Experience




Postgraduate Diploma in Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence Certificate


Upon successful completion of the diploma, participants will receive a verified digital diploma from Emeritus Institute of Management.

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