B.Sc Data Science is 3-year full-time course under Department of Computer Science.
B.Sc Data Science is an interdisciplinary course that uses Statistics, Big Data Analytics, Machine Learning and related aspects to understand the problem or phenomena involving a set of real-world data.
Nowadays, big multinational companies worldwide are looking for seasoned professionals with specialized knowledge in Data Science.
For which they are explicitly employing candidates with B.Sc in Data Science degree. One of the most preferred degrees by IT, market research and advanced hi-tech companies is B.Sc in Data Science. It caters to their requirements to provide valuable insights, findings, or solutions from the immense size data needed for the growth of the organizations. Thus, B.Sc in Data Science is expeditiously achieving its demand among IT aspirants. Apart from unlocking broad future scope, this versatile academic programme delivers numerous benefits.
The Admission Committee of Indus University will admit students based on merit. Students need to register themselves by online form –
Here are the essential eligibility criteria to take admissions for B.Sc Data Science:
Students must have cleared 10+2 with the science or commerce stream. With the main subjects as Mathematics / Statistics.
For Open category candidates: 45%
For Reserved category candidates: 40%
Tuition Fees: Rs. 60,000 per annum
It is a multidisciplinary field that determines problems and challenges arising in various areas. Regarding career options and job opportunities, B.Sc in Data science is viewed as one of the trendiest and most promising courses drawing most tech-savvy enthusiasts.
Here are the main objectives of the B.Sc in Data Science course:
Train graduates to achieve and execute data-driven investigations by managing and envisioning all types of data.
Comprehend the concept and develop an in-depth knowledge of data science and analytics.
To research quantitative and qualitative data, determine effective patterns and predicts upcoming trends.
Train advanced techniques and procedures in obtaining actionable or significant insights from raw data sets.
Extract meaningful insights and helpful information to strategize and develop more revenues.
Incorporate with advanced data science domains and their applications to deliver solutions
Data Science is considered one of the top 50 trendiest jobs globally. Therefore, today is the right time to follow this specialized course to teach you various aspects of data collection, extractions, analyses, mining, data visualization, etc., across the diverse business, healthcare, logistics, banking, etc.
According to LinkedIn, Data Science is the future of the business and e-commerce world.
You not only can earn a higher salary and get a stable career, but you can also explore and learn different techniques and technologies involved in the process.
Most IT professionals want to understand the basics of data science to learn and apply analysis in different types of data and extract valuable information from it.
Around 40% increase in jobs have in data science from 2017 to 2019, and it is expected to increase in this rate, creating more than 2 Lakhs job options by the year 2021.
As the world evolves according to the latest trends and technology, the career opportunities for B.Sc Data Science are showcasing new platforms every passing year.
Today, most people across the globe have stepped on the digitalization age that is unleashing several job roles around the world.
Here are some top job opportunities in India for B.Sc data science graduates:
Data Mining Engineer
Data mining engineers are accountable for developing, maintaining, and testing statistical & predictive data and models and algorithms to evaluate extensive data within organizations.
Machine Learning Engineer
Machine learning engineers are assigned to design and implement machine learning applications, models and algorithms to fix protruding business challenges.
Data Engineer/Data Architect
Data engineers/Data architects are responsible for supervising minute data within the organization. They develop, construct, test, and maintain a highly scalable and solid structural database. Also, they are given in charge to create database solutions, analyzing obligations, and framing reports.
Data scientists are the key investigators. They acquire skills to understand the provocations faced by the organization and recommend out of the box tactical solutions using data interpretation and data processing.
The statistician interprets the results and strategic recommendations or incisive predictions using data visualization tools or reports.
Data Solutions Analyst
Data analysts are primarily concerned with maintaining client-specific data. They conduct activities like data manipulations, data visualization, evaluation of the company's policies and procedures, and advocacy accordingly.
Business Intelligence Analysts
Business intelligence analysts use predictive, prescriptive, and descriptive techniques to transform big & complex data into actionable and valuable information.
Indus University has a separate team for the Training & Placement Department (T & P Dept.) – that recreates the crucial role of connecting two important ends school and Industry. It shows a bridge between schools and constituent institutions of the University and Industry.
Training & Placement Department (T & P Dept.) is the epicentre for career guidance to students of all programmes and streams pursuing their studies at the University. It offers overall career solutions to the students by guiding them to decide and pursue their dream careers.
Indus Technofreaks is the event that our students will wait for every year. In this event, we invite students from different schools and colleges to participate and our own students from the department association manage and host the event. Due to Covid- 19 pandemic, we held the event online this time. Our organizing committee students took this as a challenge and made it successful just like last year. There were a total 85+ registrations. Total 5 events were included in the TechnoFreaks 2K22, out of 3 were technical events (Code- Golf, Code- golf Techniche and Verve) and 2 were non-technical events (Sketch-IT, Brainstorming). All the participants took part with enthusiasm. Around 30 students managed the event under the guidance of Harshit Shah – President of ACSIT, IIICT and Ms. Bhavana Hotchandani- Asst. Professor and Dr. Akshara Dave Asst. Professor – Faculty Coordinators of ACSIT, IIICT, Indus University.