Who is this class for: This course was designed for students with strong mathematical and machine learning background who want to get a different perspective of ML algorithms. Note that this is a very advanced course! You must have strong background in statistics, calculus and linear algebra.

Created by:  Higher School of Economics

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Commitment6 weeks of study, 6 hours/week
Hardware ReqAccess to GPUs will be a plus, but you can complete the course without them.
How To PassPass all graded assignments to complete the course.
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Higher School of Economics
National Research University - Higher School of Economics (HSE) is one of the top research universities in Russia. Established in 1992 to promote new research and teaching in economics and related disciplines, it now offers programs at all levels of university education across an extraordinary range of fields of study including business, sociology, cultural studies, philosophy, political science, international relations, law, Asian studies, media and communications, IT, mathematics, engineering, and more. Learn more on www.hse.ru
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Rated 3.4 out of 5 of 12 ratings

This is one of the best courses I've taken from Coursera! Bear in mind that it is an advanced course and requirements are high. So if you're at a graduate student with solid advanced math skills, you can benefit from it. The topics are very important and applicable. I really liked all the explicit and detailed calculations done step by step, though I can guess many would find them boring.

Tough but a must