This innovative B.Sc. in Data Science programme at NSHM will provide participants with an opportunity to get exposed to a broad range of subjects leading to a high-level of data science skills. The objective of this programme is to help the students develop into agile, skilled data scientists and become adept at working in variety of settings and able to meet the challenges and reap the rewards of interdisciplinary team work.
The broad areas in which the students will be able acquire their skills and knowledge are: Applied Statistics, Data Mining and Predictive Modelling Machine Learning, Big Data Analytics and more. The pedagogy is will be extremely hands-on using real world case problems. NSHM has state-of-the-art infrastructure for high performance computing. The institute has collaborated with Analytics Society of India, Kolkata Chapter to provide guided analytics learning and certification. It is also association with national level analytics forums like Analytics India Magazine and Analytics Vidhya.
Programme Education Objective
Prepare the students with the knowledge and skills of programming with Python, SQL, information and computing environment, statistical methods, AL and ML, databases, big data analytics, and other business Intelligence tools and techniques for just-in-time decision-support as analyst, scientist, BI experts, security expert, data manager, researcher, etc. across all sectors of development all over the world.
Enable them to contribute to the data-led future of the economy by way of continuous learning, advanced analysis, analytics and applications with data in an ethical and socially responsible manner in cross-cultural and multi-disciplinary settings.
India is the second-highest country next to the US to have generated the demand to recruit about 50,000 Data Scientists for 2020 and 2021. After studying B.Sc in Data Science, students can join the industry in following roles:
Data / Analytics Manager
Business Intelligence Manager
Foundation of Computer Science
fundamentals of computing, computing peripherials, data structure, web and internet.
management of data, databases and SQL programming
fundamentals of statistics and probability, statistical modelling and data analysis.
time series to forecast, smoothing techniques, time series as a stochastic process, spectral analysis of time series data.
Artificial Intelligence & Machine learning
design algorithms, artificial intelligence & machine learning techniques, AI/ML applications with business and scientific data.
Analyze and process data, build machine learning models with advanced Python programming language.
Advanced concepts in data science
Big Data Analytics
big data concepts, Hadoop ecosystem and build big data environment, apply machine learning in distributed big data environment.
techniques of faster reporting, analysis, planning, business decision support, improved data quality, operational efficiency, agile methods, user centricity and customer satisfaction.
Programme Type - UG
Duration - 3 years (6 Semesters)
Minimum Eligibility - 10+2 passed with Science, Mathematics and English from a recognised board. Knowledge of Statistics is preferred.
Degree Awarded By -
Admission Fee of Rs. 45000/- and Alumni Fee of Rs 5000/- to be paid during Admission
Data Science is one of the most lucrative career options now. With the increase in digital business, all organizations need to analyse data for business decisions. Our BSc Data Science prepares students with theoretical knowledge and hands-on experience of collecting, storing and analysing data. The students get exposure to the Mathematical & Statistical foundations, database management, data structures, data visualization, data warehousing and mining, time series, machine learning, Python and more. We engage our students in various webinars, seminars, workshops, conferences, internship programs, and certification opportunities which are conducted in-house and/or through our knowledge partners to get them industry ready.