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  • About B.Sc Hons. (Data Science)
    • BSc 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.

  • Data Science
    • 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.

  • Employment opportunity
    • The data science sector is flourishing to such an extent that there are currently more than ‘97,000 job openings for analytics and data science in India right now’. It is evident that the job market trend is showing an increasing demand for skilled data scientists across various industries. Students who have great expertise in working on tools such as SAS, R, Tableau and Python get recruited instantly by top MNC’s such as Google. Flipkart, IBM, Cognizant, GE Capital, HCL, Dell, IBM, and more. When there is such a huge opportunity, students from different background are looking for an opportunity to enter this newly growing field and start a successful career in Data science.
      Companies in India hire Data Scientists/ Professionals who can resolve the data management issues in their domain. According to the Analytics India Salary study, the Annual income of Data Science professionals ranges from 7 to 11 Lacs per annum in India. It is interesting to note that the demand for Data Science courses is also witnessing a rise year after year. The Data Science courses help to acknowledge this demand. Amidst the rising demand for Data Scientists in India and abroad, the importance of Data Science courses is also growing.

  • Objective of B.Sc. Hons. Data Science
    • • To prepare the students be employable in Multi-national companies and in various other sectors.
      • To explicate data analysis techniques and quantitative modeling for the solution of real world business problems.
      • To report findings of analysis and effectively present them using data visualization techniques.
      • To Demonstrate knowledge of statistical data analysis techniques utilized in business decision making.
      • To provide insights about the roles of a Data Scientist, such as a developer, an analyst, a statistical expert etc.
      • To understand techniques and tools for transformation of data , Data Mining, Data formats , Machine Learning Algorithms, Data Visualization and Optimization.

  • Learning Outcome
    • After completion of the course the participants will be able to -
      • Use proper techniques for understanding and presenting data.
      • Learn how to use optimization techniques and software tools for data analysis.
      • Sharpen their analytical skills and develop the ability of analyzing data properly.
      • Acquire problem solving ability of complex business decisions, quantitative literacy and critical thinking in seeking solutions to complex business problems.

  • Eligibility
    • (10+2) or equivalent with Mathematics/Statistics/IT /Computer as one of the subjects

  • Programme Structure
    • COURSE CODE
      SUBJECT
      CREDIT
      SEMESTER I
      BSCDS-101
      Mathematics for Data Scientists
      4
      BSCDS-102
      Problem Solving using C Programming
      4
      BSCDS-103
      Effective Communication Skills-1
      2
      BSCDS-104
      C Programming (Lab)
      4
      BSCDS-105
      Management Information System
      4
      Total Credit Semester-I18
      SEMESTER II
      BSCDS-201
      Object Oriented Programming Using C++
      4
      BSCDS-202
      C++ Programming (Lab)
      4
      BSCDS-203
      Effective Communication Skills-2
      2
      BSCDS-204
      Managerial Economics
      4
      BSCDS-205
      Environmental Studies
      4
      Total Credit Semester-II18
      SEMESTER III
      BSCDS-301
      Operating System
      2
      BSCDS-302
      Java Programming
      4
      BSCDS-303
      Statistics and Probability
      2
      BSCDS-304
      Computer Networking
      4
      BSCDS--305
      Data Structure & Algorithms
      4
      Total Credit Semester-III18
      SEMESTER IV
      BBSCDS-401
      Linear Algebra and Calculus
      4
      BSCDS-402
      Python Programming
      4
      BSCDS-403
      Cloud Computing
      2
      BSCDS-404
      Database Technology
      4
      BSCDS-405
      Artificial Intelligence and Data Science
      4
      Total Credit Semester-IV18
      SEMESTER V
      BBSCDS-501
      Machine Learning
      4
      BBSCDS-502
      Statistical Data Modelling Using “R”
      4
      BSCDS-503
      Employability and Practitioner Skills Series 1: Communicating Effectively
      2
      BSCDS-504
      Data Mining & Warehousing
      4
      BSCDS-505
      Data Science Capstone Project I
      4
      Total Credit Semester-V18
      SEMESTER VI
      BBSCDS-601
      Social Web Analytics (Web, Internet of Things(IoT), and Social Media Mining)
      4
      BBSCDS-602
      Internet & Web Technology
      4
      BSCDS-603
      Employability and Practitioner Skills Series 2: Innovation, Creativity and Agility
      2
      BSCDS-604
      Big Data Processing Techniques and Platforms
      4
      BSCDS-605
      Data Science Capstone Project II
      4
      Total Credit Semester-VI18
      TOTAL CREDITS (3 Years)108
      4thYear (Optional)
      SEMESTER VII
      BBSCDS-701
      Data Visualization using Advanced Tools
      4
      BBSCDS-702
      Big Data Analytics
      4
      BSCDS-703
      Employability and Practitioner Skills Series 3: Communicating Effectively
      2
      BSCDS-704
      Advance Machine Learning
      4
      BSCDS-705
      Predictive Analytics using PYTHON
      4
      Total Credit Semester-VII18
      SEMESTER VIII
      BBSCDS-801
      Natural Language Processing (NLP)
      4
      BBSCDS-802
      Deep Learning
      4
      BSCDS-803
      Employability and Practitioner Skills Series 4: Innovation, Creativity and Agility
      2
      BSCDS-804
      Data Engineering
      4
      BSCDS-805
      Internship-2
      4
      Total Credit Semester-VIII18
      TOTAL CREDITS (4 Years)144
  • Certificate
    • Upon successful completion of the programme, the certificate would be issued by Birla Global University.

  • Duration
    • Program Duration : 3 Years
      (As per NEP2020 guidelines there is also option of 4th Year for Research which is applied only for interested students)

  • Course Fee
    •  

      Course

      Semester fee(INR)

      No. of Semesters

      Total Course fee (INR)*

      B.Sc Data Science

      64,000

      6

      3,84,000

       

      * • The effective course fee will be applicable to students scoring more than 60% throughout their career.
      • Students having higher percentage throughout career will be eligible for higher scholarship.
      (Click here to view scholarship section)
      • Students are required to maintain consistency in percentage to continue with the scholarship.
      • In addition to this fee, students have to pay the security deposit (15,000 INR) and Medical insurance (3000 INR PA).

       

      LODGING & BOARDING EXPENSES (SUBJECT TO REVISION EVERY YEAR)

       

      Option 1 - Single Occupancy (In Campus)

      Installments

      1st

      2nd

      3rd

      4th

      Due Date

      15th June 2021

      15th Dec, 2021

      15th June 2022

      15th Dec, 2022

      Lodging ( A/C Accommodation)

      Rs.70,400.00

      Rs.70,400.00

      Rs.70,400.00

      Rs.70,400.00

      Boarding

      Rs. 36,000.00

      Rs. 36,000.00

      Rs. 36,000.00

      Rs. 36,000.00

      Laundry

      Rs. 3,000.00

      Rs. 3,000.00

      Rs.3,000.00

      Rs.3,000.00

      Total ChargesRs. 1,09,400.00Rs. 1,09,400.00Rs. 1,09,400.00Rs. 1,09,400.00

       

      Option-2 Double Occupancy (In Campus)

      Installments

      1st

      2nd

      3rd

      4th

      Due Date

      15th June 2021

      15th Dec 2021

      15th June 2022

      15th Dec 2022

      Lodging ( A/C Accommodation)

      Rs. 35,200.00

      Rs. 35,200.00

      Rs. 35,200.00

      Rs. 35,200.00

      Boarding

      Rs. 36,000.00

      Rs. 36,000.00

      Rs. 36,000.00

      Rs. 36,000.00

      Laundry

      Rs. 3,000.00

      Rs. 3,000.00

      Rs. 3,000.00

      Rs. 3,000.00

      Total Charges

      Rs. 74,200.00

      Rs. 74,200.00

      Rs. 74,200.00

      Rs. 74,200.00

       


      Triple Occupancy (In Campus)

      Installments

      1st

      2nd

      3rd

      4th

      5th

      6th

      Due Date

      15th June 2021

      15th Dec 2021

      15th June 2022

      15th Dec 2022

      15th June 2023

      15th Dec 2023

      Lodging ( A/C)

      Rs. 31,200.00

      Rs. 31,200.00

      Rs. 31,200.00

      Rs. 31,200.00

      Rs. 31,200.00

      Rs. 31,200.00

      Boarding

      Rs. 36,000.00

      Rs. 36,000.00

      Rs. 36,000.00

      Rs. 36,000.00

      Rs. 36,000.00

      Rs. 36,000.00

      Laundry

      Rs. 3,000.00

      Rs. 3,000.00

      Rs. 3,000.00

      Rs. 3,000.00

      Rs. 3,000.00

      Rs. 3,000.00

      Total Charges

      Rs. 70,200.00

      Rs. 70,200.00

      Rs. 70,200.00

      Rs. 70,200.00

      Rs. 70,200.00

      Rs. 70,200.00

      *Two separate Demand Drafts should be made for Lodging & Mess charges respectively as per any one of the options given in the above table. 

      Note:
      1. Student should preserve this schedule for timely payment of fees to avoid penalty for late fee deposition.
      2. No notice or reminder will be sent to student or his/her parents.
      3. No separate letter will be issued for Bank Education Loan.
      4. Demand Draft should be made in the name of "BIRLA GLOBAL UNIVERSITY"Payable at Bhubaneswar

      NAME OF THE ACCOUNT HOLDER - BIRLA GLOBAL UNIVERSITY
      BANK NAME - UCO BANK
      ACCOUNT NUMBER - 31090110011430
      IFSC CODE - UCBA0003109