B.Sc. Hons. (Data Science) is a 3 year full-time course that comes under the domains of Computer Science, Business Analytics and Artificial Intelligence. Data Science is an interdisciplinary subject that includes the use of Statistics, Big Data Analytics, Machine Learning and related aspects in order to understand the problem or phenomena with respect to a set of real-world data. This course is greatly appreciated among students in India and Abroad due to its progressively high importance and diverse future scope in tech companies, consultancies, market research companies and energy sector.
B.Sc. Data Science is intended to provide a comprehensive knowledge of big data techniques, and their applications for effective decision making in improving business processes. This course spreads over six semesters. The programme curriculum has been designed with feedback from industry and academia. The main attraction of the programme is live projects during 3rd year in which students will explore their knowledge while working on real-world business problems.
The technological revolution has brought in many changes in various vital fields and has equally contributed to the rise of new opportunities. Data Science is one such opportunity which many youngsters look up to, especially in a country like India, where the young population has an impressive number. The growth in Data and the parallel increase in the need to manage them has made companies search for qualified professionals who are proficient in it.Data Science involves analysing massive amounts of data by using automated methods and extract insights that help in making strategic business solutions. Data Scientists are the modern day heroes who will perform this job, and their demand is increasing exponentially.