Tech Leaders Fellowship (TLF) is a one-year full-time residential postgraduate program, co-created in partnership with UC Berkeley, designed to nurture innovators, entrepreneurs, and technologists who can harness data-driven tools and technologies to address global challenges head-on.
The fellowship offers an integrated curriculum that blends fundamental AI-ML and Data Science with real-world applications. Fellows develop entrepreneurial thinking, apply design thinking principles to data-driven challenges and gain tech leadership experience.
We're selective in choosing individuals with exceptional potential, guiding them through a rigorous one-year program that nurtures their growth as technology leaders, ready to make a meaningful impact on the world.
TLF begins with coursework in Math, Programming, Stats, and Data science. Fellows explore advanced topics in ML, System Design, Computer Vision, NLP besides leadership, entrepreneurship, problem-solving, and teamwork skills.
Leading academicians and practitioners as well as industry experts from all across the world teach at the Fellowship. More than 15 faculty from top institutions including UC Berkeley, Purdue, UPenn and Microsoft interact and engage with students.
Fellows become a part of a high impact network and get mentored by Plaksha Founders, who are top business leaders and successful entrepreneurs leading some of the biggest organizations across the globe.
You can apply if you are graduating or have graduated with a major in engineering, sciences, mathematics, statistics, or other applied fields. We prefer candidates with up to 2 years of full time work experience.
Fellows gain access to the influential Plaksha Founders network, connecting them with top business leaders and successful entrepreneurs. This network opens doors that few others can provide, making the TLF experience truly exceptional.
The experiential learning by the program allows the candidates to lead in environments with constant digital innovation and disruption. They learn to use data enabled technology tools for growth and impact in different organizational contexts.
Along with technical courses, the fellows also undergo a personal transformation by studying unique courses such as Learning to Design our Lives, Entrepreneurial Challenge Lab, Capstone Projects & Building Your Persuasive Presence.
TLF provides the fellows with excellent career outcomes in the form of coveted industry roles, research projects, and entrepreneurship opportunities. With strong Founders’ and Alumni network, TLF opens a plethora of pathways to explore and grow.
Gaining expertise in implementing AI-ML solutions in practical scenarios
Applying data science techniques to solve practical, real-world problems using real data sources.
Alumni of Tech Leaders Fellowship have forged promising careers as data scientists, product managers, business analysts, and entrepreneurs. Approximately 20% of our students have ventured into entrepreneurship, while others have pursued further studies at prestigious institutions worldwide.