Data Science is a multidisciplinary field comprising of analytics, machine learning, data mining and statistical skills as well as experience with algorithms and coding. It basically provides information from large amounts of complex data. It is the process of examining data sets in order to draw conclusions about the information they contain, increasingly with the aid of specialized systems and software.
M.Sc in Data Science and Analytics is a two-year degree course affiliated to MAKAUT (formally known as WBUT).
Students of Data Science and Analytics are taught subjects like Statistical Methods, Data Base Management System, Operating System, Fundamentals of Analytics, OS Lab using Linux/Unix, Modeling Techniques, Object Oriented Analysis and Design, Modern Computing Scenario, Data Communication and Networking, Cloud Computing, Object Oriented Programming, Time Series Analysis and Forecasting, Data Mining, Big Data Technology, Design and Analysis of Algorithm, Machine Learning etc.
On successful completion of the course students can be employed as Data Scientist, Data Analyst, Data Architect, Data Administrator, Business Analyst, Analytics Manager, Business Intelligence Manager, Management Analysts, Computer Systems Analysts, Information Security Analysts, Statisticians, Operations Research Analysts, Machine Learning Scientist, etc.
You can also plan for Ph.D after Master’s in India or abroad.
MAKAUT’s M.Sc in Data Science and Analytics is a 2-year, full-time course. The course is divided into 4 semesters with a range of specializations as elective subjects in the last semester. There is sufficient emphasis on field projects for building practical experience.
Any student who has graduated in Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics, Economics and Statistics is eligible for admission.
Admissions are as per the norms laid down by MAKAUT / Management of George Group of Colleges.
Fees for the course comprise:
Admission Fees (one-time) : Rs. 5,600/-
Semester Fees (per semester): Rs. 51,200/-
Caution Deposit (one-time): Rs. 8,000/-
Forms & Prospectus: Rs. 300/-
(Caution Deposit refundable after completion of the course).