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Interdisciplinary Dual Degree Program (M.Tech) in Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning and Applications


The centre offers a dual-degree (M.Tech) program in Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning and Applications for students of IITKGP who are currently enrolled in 4-year UG programs in any department that have partnership with the centre. Interested students may apply by the end of their 6th semester. There are currently 40 seats available. Selected students will have to complete 5 core subjects by their 8th semester, including one (AI42001) before applying. They also have to complete 3 elective subjects from the centre in their 9th and 10th semesters, and also carry out MTP-1 and MTP-2 under the centre's supervision.

This program may be opted for by students of BTech or BS program belonging to various Departments by the end of their 6th Semester. The selection will be based on seat availability, the students’ Department, and the students’ academic performance till their 6th semester.

For eligibility to apply, a student must have taken the following subject in Semesters 3 to 6 (as breadth elective, depth elective, or additional):

Subject No.Subject NameL-T-P (Credits)
Semester
AI42001Machine Learning Foundations and Applications3-0-3 (4)Autumn + Spring

Curriculum for Interdisciplinary Dual Degree Program in Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning and Applications

Semester 7

Type of Subject
Subject No.Subject NameL-T-P (Credits)
Depth Core
AI61005Artificial Intelligence: Foundations and Applications
3-1-0 (4)
Depth CoreAI61003Linear Algebra for AI and ML
3-1-0 (4)

Semester 8

Type of Subject
Subject No.Subject NameL-T-P (Credits)
Depth Core
AI61002
Deep Learning Foundations and Applications3-1-0 (4)
Depth CoreAI69002Design Lab
0-0-3(2)

Semester 9

Type of subject
Subject No.
Subject Name
L-T-P (Credits)
Depth Elective

PG Elective - I (AI)
3-0-0 (3)
Depth Elective

PG Elective - II (AI)
3-0-0 (3)
Depth Core

Summer Internship
0-0-0 (2)
Depth Core
AI67001
Project - I
0-0-0  (12)

List of Electives for PG Elective - I and PG Elective - II

S.N.
Subject No.
Subject Name
L-T-P (Credits)
1
AI61004
Statistical Foundations of AI and ML3-1-0 (4)
2
AI61009Artificial Intelligence for Manufacturing3-1-0 (4)
3
AI61201Visual Computing with AI/ML
3-1-0 (4)
4
AI60007
Graph Machine Learning: Foundations and Applications
3-0-0 (3)
5
AI60209
AI/ML for Robot Autonomy
4-0-0 (4)
6
AI60205
Interpretable Machine Learning
3-0-0 (3)

Semester 10

Type of subject
Subject No.
Subject Name
L-T-P (Credits)
Depth Elective

PG Elective - III (AI)
3-0-0 (3)
Depth Elective

PG Elective - IV (AI)
3-0-0 (3)

Depth Core

AI67002
Project - II

0-0-0  (13)


List of Electives for PG Elective - III and PG Elective - IV

S.N.
Subject No.
Subject Name
L-T-P (Credits)
1
AI60202
Advanced Learning Paradigms in AI
3-0-0 (3)
2
AI61006Artificial Intelligence for Cyber-physical Systems3-1-0 (4)
3
AI60004Big Data Processing3-0-0 (3)
4
AI60006Dependable and Secure AI-ML3-0-0 (3)
5
AI60201
Graphical and Generative Models for Machine Learning
3-0-0 (3)
6
AI60008Knowledge Modelling and Semantic Web Technologies3-0-0 (3)