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.
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:
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 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.
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.
Data Science is one of the most lucrative career options now. With the increase in digital business, all organizations need to collect, manage and gain insights from data. Consequently, the job roles data scientist, data analyst, data engineer, data architect, BI analyst, data mining engineer, etc. are gaining traction. Our MSc Data Science and Analytics prepares students with theoretical knowledge and hands-on experience of collecting, managing and analysing data. The students get exposure to the Mathematical & Statistical foundations, the machine learning and deep learning algorithms, time series analysis, big data, Python, R 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.