The M.Sc. (Data Science & Analytics) programme at NSHM is an opportunity for graduates from a broad range of disciplines to develop their skills on data science. We are living in a data-driven world and data analytics helps companies to improve their operational efficiency and customer service. Gaining a competitive edge deeply affect their revenue which is making data analysis as one of the most sought after jobs around the world.
Students who have a strong strong analytical and numerical skills with great foothold in mathematics, statistics and computer science can pursue Data Science and Data Analysis. Data analysts are responsible for collecting, storing and interpreting data to achieve larger business goals. Salary of Data Analysts in India is significantly higher than other software related professionals. NSHM is one of the top colleges in West Bengal to offer M.Sc. in Data Science and Analytics with state-of-the-art infrastructure for high performance computing that is ideally suited for analytics of Big Data, Data Science, Cyber Security, Internet of Things and Cloud Computing. NSHM is associated with national level analytics forums like Analytics India Magazine and Analytics Vidhya to give students access to the best of knowledge resources.
This Program is offered in Blended Learning (BL) Mode
From the Academic Session 2021-22 a select list of full-time and regular MAKAUT degree programs, mainly at the post-graduate levels shall be offered in Blended Learning (BL) Mode
Blended Learning (BL) Mode Highlights
More flexible, agile, & cost-effective. Targetted for Working Professionals.
100% Full-Time Regular Degree – this is not an Online Degree Program.
At least 40% of the learning in face-to-face online mode will be with handpicked subject-area experts from all over the world.
Online Evening Classes from Monday to Friday. (From 6pm – 9pm)
Practicals & Lab sessions will be On-Campus (Weekends, 10 a.m – 4 p.m)
University examinations and assessments will be as per the norms applicable to the traditional full-time and regular degree courses of MAKAUT.
People send an average of 188 million emails, watch 4.5 million YouTube videos, and exchange 18.1 million text messages each minute across the world. Shortly, we generate over 2.5 quintillion bytes of data each day.
Students completing the course can be eligible for the following roles in the industry:
Data / Analytics Manager
Business Intelligence Manager
computing environment, operating systems, networking, object oriented programming, modern computing scenario and cloud computing.
manage data in relational databases and SQL programming
statistics and probability, statistical modelling, and data analysis.
Time series analysis
time series to forecast, smoothing techniques, time series as a stochastic process, spectral analysis of time series data.
design algorithms, machine learning techniques working with business and scientific data.
analyze and process data, build machine learning models with Python programming language.
Advanced concepts in data science
big data concepts, Hadoop ecosystem, build big data environment, apply machine learning in distributed big data environment.
AI concepts and use- internet of things, soft computing, green computing, optimization techniques, and game theory.
Programme Type - Hybrid Mode (BL)PG
Duration - 2 years
Minimum Eligibility - Graduation in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) subjects, Economics/Statistics also preferred.
Associate Professor & In-Charge, Dept. of Computing & Analytics
With state-of-the-art infrastructure for high performance computing, industry-driven curriculum based on the latest trends in the ever changing and evolving fields of Data Science and faculty with proven track records in industry and academics – at NSHM, we are providing incredible opportunity for graduates from a broad range of disciplines to develop their skills on data science. Strong demand and very limited resources in this field has led Data Analysis to be one of the most sought-after professions in the world where the salary offered is significantly higher than other software related professionals.