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M.Sc. in Data Science & Analytics



M.Sc. in Data Science & Analytics course shall create experts as data scientists and analysts, capable of working with the massive amount of data that is now common to many businesses.

[College Code Kolkata: NCMTKOL]    [College Code Durgapur: NCMTDGP]

M.Sc. in Data Science & Analytics
Course Level PG
Duration 2 Years
Eligibility Engineering or Science Graduate
Type Degree
Selection Basis Valid scores of CAT/ MAT/XAT/GATE

Scope & Career Opportunities

Accelerate your career towards the future of analytics. M.Sc. in data science starts from basics in Data Management and Analytics to advanced topics like Big Data. The career options are equally varied as:

  • Big Data Analysts
  • Business intelligence
  • Data Scientist
  • Data Mining or Big Data Engineer
  • Program/Project Manager- massive data management in networked environments


Year I

  • Statistical Methods
  • Advanced DBMS
  • Advanced Operating System
  • Operation Research
  • Design and Analysis of Algorithms
  • Advanced DBMS Lab
  • OS Lab using Linux/Unix
  • Modeling Techniques
  • Object Oriented Analysis and Design
  • Advanced Computer Architecture
  • Data Communication and Networking
  • Cloud Computing
  • Object Oriented Programming Lab (Using Java)
  • Statistics Lab (Using R)

Year II

  • Time Series Analysis and Forecasting
  • Data Warehousing and Mining
  • Big Data Technology
  • Data Collection and Visualization
  • Application of Data Mining & Clustering
  • Data Mining Lab using Python
  • Big Data Technology Lab

Elective I

  • Internet of Things (IoT)
  • Green Computing
  • Optimization Techniques
  • Advanced Statistical Methods & Data Modeling

Elective II

  • Soft Computing
  • Data Security & Authentication
  • Game Theory

Major Project

Grand Viva

Special Deliverables

With this course we want students to learn and adapt to the evolving landscape of data analytics. The following perks are associated with the course:

  • Analyst Training & Development
  • Value Added Co-Curricular Certifications
  • Research & Development: Preparatory Services
  • Foreign language learning : Communicative Level
  • Communication & Personality Development

Internship Opportunities

  • Live Projects
  • Research Opportunities

Industry Interactions

  • On Campus : International Visiting Professors led Seminars and Workshops
  • Off Campus: Student Publications in leading journals (international), Exposure to National Conferences (Industry Chambers/ IIT/IIM/ISI/IISc etc)
  • Collaboration with leading international Universities/Institutions for higher studies and exchange programs (underway)
  • Yunus Centre for Social Business & Action @ NSHM Kolkata for live data science projects
    (impetus on Sustainable Development Goals 2030)

Knowledge Tools

  • State-of-the-art Laboratory and Infrastructure
  • Library with more than 10,000 books along with e-journals and e-magazines
  • Vastly experienced faculty members with more than 70 % awarded or enrolled Ph.D scholars
  • Huge Extra-curricular and Co-curricular engagement opportunities

Knowledge Partners

  • Analytics Society of India (DCAL, IIM, Bangalore) for Data Science
  • Subex, Bangalore & CDAC, Bangalore for IoT
  • CyberOps, Jaipur, National Cyber Safety & Security Security Standards, Delhi, & Quick Heal, Pune for Cyber Security

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