Meghnad Desai Academy of Economics (MDAE) in collaboration with Symbiosis International University, Pune launches

Certificate Program on "Introduction to Artificial Intelligence (AI) for Finance and Economics"

20 Hours | Live Interactive | Starts 5th March, 2022 | 

Saturday | Time 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM (IST)

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Course Overview:

This course is designed for introducing the beginners to fascinating world of AI and its applications to the Finance and Economics domain. It will cover some common techniques of machine learning followed by the discussion on specific use cases of those techniques for finance and economics applications.

  • Understand the use of AI/ML for Finance/Economics.
  • Gain a perspective of different methods in Machine Learning which are suitable for applications of AI in economics.
  • Select and develop and appropriate method for an application in finance/economics.
  • Anyone aspiring to learn use of AI in economics and finance

  • Participants will need to have access to a laptop/PC.
  • A logical bent of mind

                                      Key Features

Live Coaching

20 hours instructor-led, live interactive training.

Continuous Assessment

Pre-course and post course evaluation assignment.

Industry Project

1 Industry-led Live Project


Constant Learner Support

Digital office hours + teaching assistant + lifetime recording access on LMS.

Alumni Status

Industry event invitations + student network access

Career Enhancement

1 session for resume building and interview tips


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Meet Your Course Faculty

Dr. Rahee Walambe  

Associate Professor, Symbiosis Institute of Technology (SIT) Associate research Faculty, Symbiosis Centre for Applied Artificial Intelligence (SCAAI) Symbiosis International University (SIU), Pune, India.

Dr Ketan Kotecha  

Professor, Symbiosis Institute of Technology (SIT) Head, Symbiosis Centre for Applied Artificial Intelligence (SCAAI) Symbiosis International University (SIU), Pune, India.

Session-Wise Course Curriculum 

  • History of AI – key events and timelines
  • Current state of AI – capabilities & applications3. Use cases of AI/ML methods in Finance/Economics
  • Introduction to basic concepts and notations
  • Ethics in AI, Concerns of model explainability and Data privacy
  • Data pre-processing – Outlier detection, Scaling, Missing value imputation, Curse of dimensionality & dimensionality reduction methods
  • Linear & Logistic Regression
  • Regularization & Model Selection
  • Tree-based methods
  • Other ML algorithms – SVM, KNN
  • Bagging & Boosting concepts
  • ANN – Basics of GD, Activation functions, Optimizers, Regularization – focus on MLP, CNN, RNN models, backpropagation
  • Clustering methods
  • Fraud Detection (Insurance, Finance)
  • Claims Prediction (Insurance)
  • Quitting behaviour and change of service provider of customers (Insurance, Banking)
  • Demand estimation/estimation of elasticities
  • Credit Scoring (Finance and Banking)
  • Load Forecasting
  • Operational Risks for Banks

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Risk Analyst

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Rs 4990

Rs 3990

Excluding GST

Introduction to Artificial Intelligence (AI) for Finance and Economics

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Certificate Course on Introduction to Artificial Intelligence (AI) for Finance and Economics

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