Editorial Team

Programming for Everybody (Getting Started with Python) and Python Data Structures from the University of Michigan were the most subscribed ‘technology’ courses in 2020. Python is also the most popular subject among top Guided Projects on Coursera platform.

As individuals and businesses navigate the accelerated digital transformation caused by the pandemic, there was a greater emphasis on driving technology and data science literacy. Besides Python, the other most popular technology and data science courses are in the field of Machine Learning, HTML5, Technical Support Fundamentals, Big data and SQL.

Ten most popular Technology courses in India in 2020
S.No. Course Name Partner Name
1 Programming for Everybody (Getting Started with Python) University of Michigan
2 Python Data Structures University of Michigan
3 Introduction to HTML5 University of Michigan
4 Technical Support Fundamentals Google
5 Crash Course on Python Google
6 HTML, CSS, and Javascript for Web Developers Johns Hopkins University
7 Algorithms, Part I Princeton University
8 Using Python to Access Web Data University of Michigan
9 Google Cloud Platform Fundamentals: Core Infrastructure Google Cloud
10 Algorithmic Toolbox University of California San Diego


Ten most popular Data Science courses in India in 2020
S.No. Course Name Partner Name
1 Machine Learning Stanford University
2 Neural Networks and Deep Learning DeepLearning.AI
3 Introduction to Data Science in Python University of Michigan
4 The Data Scientist’s Toolbox Johns Hopkins University
5 What is Data Science? IBM
6 Machine Learning Foundations: A Case Study Approach University of Washington
7 SQL for Data Science University of California, Davis
8 Capstone: Retrieving, Processing, and Visualizing Data with Python University of Michigan
9 Improving Deep Neural Networks: Hyperparameter tuning, Regularization and Optimization DeepLearning.AI
10 Python for Data Science and AI IBM


Most popular guided projects on Coursera in India
S.No. Course Name
1 Build Your Portfolio Website with HTML and CSS
2 Introduction to Python
3 Create Your First Python Program
4 Spreadsheets for Beginners using Google Sheets
5 Introduction to HTML
6 Introduction to Project Management
7 Build a Full Website using WordPress
8 COVID19 Data Analysis Using Python
9 Object-Oriented Programming with Java
10 Facial Expression Recognition with Keras

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