B.Sc. Data Science is a three-year full-time, interdisciplinary programme that combines the fields of Computer Science, Mathematics and Statistics. The objective of this programme is to prepare students to analyze data effectively and enable data-driven decisions. It enhances the mathematical, analytical and technical skills to interpret and understand big complex data sets and their relevance to real-life decisions. The CSE department offers Industry oriented curriculum.
The primary focus of the curriculum is to equip the students with hands on training in the fields of Knowledge discovery, Data analytics, Artificial Intelligence, Machine learning, Deep Learning, Natural Language Processing, Python and R programming and visualization tools. The students will be given a strong foundation in Mathematics and Statistical methods.
As the digital transformation is growing exponentially in the leaps and bounds, students can specialize in Big data analytics, Artificial Intelligence, Cyber Security, Simulations and Internet of Things which are the current trends.
The promising field offers great career opportunities such as Business Analyst, Data Analyst, Intelligence Analyst, Data Scientist, Data Manager, Data Architect, Information Security Analyst, Business Intelligence Developer Risk Analyst, Machine Learning Engineer, Big Data Engineer/Architect, Data Engineer, etc.
Amazon, Microsoft, Adobe, Uber, Samsung, Intel, Accenture, Facebook, Netflix, and Lenovo have been some of the top recruiters in the data science and artificial arena.