**ABOUT THE COURSE**
Hypothesis testing is concerned with statistical testing of postulates (usually concerning parameters) in an empirical way, i.e., from data. It is an important subject and step in all spheres of data analysis. The course aims at providing the basics of hypothesis testing with emphasis on some commonly encountered hypothesis tests in statistical data analysis such as in comparisons of averages, testing for variability, proportions and significance testing in regression analysis.

- All students and researchers of data analysis
- Core course
- UG as well as a PG course
- All degrees.

- Introduction
- Foundations of Hypothesis Testing
- Hypothesis Testing in Data Analysis
- Construction of Confidence Regions and Advanced Concepts.

Dates of exams: 23 April 2017

Time: Shift1 : 9am-12 noon;Shift 2: 2pm- 5pm

Any one shift can be chosen to write the exam for a course.

The list of cities where the exam will be conducted will be available in the registration form.

Registration url: Announcements will be made when the registration form is open for registrations.

The
online registration form has to be filled and the certification exam
fee needs to be paid. More details will be made available when the exam
registration form is published.

Final score will be calculated as : 25% assignment score + 75% final exam score

25% assignment score is calculated as 25% of average of best 3 out of 4 assignments

E-Certificate
will be given to those who register and write the exam and score
greater than or equal to 40% final score. Certificate will have your
name, photograph and the score in the final exam with the breakup. It
will have the logos of NPTEL and IIT Madras It will be e-verifiable at nptel.ac.in/noc

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