NPTEL: Introduction to Machine Learning

 with  Balaraman Ravindran

With the increased availability of data from varied sources there has been increasing attention paid to the various data driven disciplines such as analytics and machine learning. In this course we intend to introduce some of the basic concepts of machine learning from a mathematically well motivated perspective. We will cover the different learning paradigms and some of the more popular algorithms and architectures used in each of these paradigms. 


Week 1: Introductory Topics
Week 2: Linear Regression and Feature Selection
Week 3: Linear Classification
Week 4: Support Vector Machines and Artificial Neural Networks
Week 5: Bayesian Learning and Decision Trees
Week 6: Evaluation Measures
Week 7: Hypothesis Testing
Week 8: Ensemble Methods
Week 9: Clustering
Week 10: Graphical Models
Week 11: Learning Theory and Expectation Maximization
Week 12: Introduction to Reinforcement Learning


1 Student
Cost Free Online Course
Pace Upcoming
Provider NPTEL
Language English
Hours 3-4 hours a week
Calendar 12 weeks long

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8 months ago
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Great course for beginners to step into the world of ML :)

Excellent. Also try other AI courses from NPTEL. They are awesome.
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