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Department of Data Science – Self-Finance

Department Activities

About the Department

The Department of Data Science(B.Sc.) was established in the year 2022 to motivate and prepare the next generation of practitioners and researchers with equal appreciation for a data-centric world and human values, with the capability to securely store and distribute the data, innovate tools and techniques for efficient data visualization for supporting business ecosystems.



  • Educate students in a field that has ushered in a once-in-a-generation revolution, comparable to the industrial revolution and the original computing revolution.
  • Provide an environment for leading edge research that has a strong and rapid impact on the economy and that reestablishes New Jersey as a world leader in technological advancement.
  • Create a source of scholarship on the many technical, ethical, and privacy issues that ubiquitous data creation is constantly confronting us with.
  • Establish a center of technology knowledge and a "go to organization" to service data creators, providers, managers, curators, and users of the State and the Nation.


  • The data revolution has created novel challenges and unprecedented opportunities. The vision of the Department of Data Science is to create a first-class academic department that trains the next generation of students as data scientists who will solve these grand challenges and innovate through world-class research to take advantage of these opportunities.

Best Practices of the Department

  • ICT enabled teaching learning
  • Teachers participation in faculty development, syllabus restructuring, evaluation, examination reforms etc.
  • Holistic student centric practices
  • Mentor Mentee system
  • Organizing workshops, Seminars and Certificate Courses
  • Seminars and Presentations as a part of the Curriculum
  • The Department creates cultural cohesiveness which shares the values, ethics and right level of engagement
  • Syllabus of the department is upgraded at par to the industry
  • Induction programme is organized every year for the students
  • Parents-Teachers Interaction is organized systematically
  • Encouraging students to attend NPTEL course organized by Government of India
  • Organizing workshops and guest lectures on latest technologies and tools by inviting people from Industry
  • Training on Soft skills & Professional Skills
  • Student feedback system on Academic and Non-Academic Reforms
  • Subject-wise Attendance Grading & its inclusion in Marks for improvement in regularity.
  • Remedial coaching

Mrs. A. Vijayalakshmi, MCA., M.Phil., SET

Assistant Professor & Head of the Department

Courses offered by the Department

Under Graduate
  • B.Sc. Data Science


B.Sc (DS) Download

B.Sc (DS) - Time Table

Semseter I Time Table Download
Semseter II Time Table Download



Student Induction Programme - Day 1


Student Induction Programme - Day 2


Student Induction Programme - Day 3


Parents - Teachers Meeting


Tech Infographic


Data Science Quiz


Department Saraswathi Pooja


Digital Literacy


Faculty Development Programme


International Consortium


Node JS Workshop


Online Student Summit


Power Seminar


Practicum on Data Visualisation



B.Sc. Data Science Youtube Channel

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B.Sc. Data Science E-RESOURCES

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Department Activities

Academic Activities

Academic Activity 2022-2023 Download

Annual Planner

Annual Planner 2022-2023 Download

Department Prospectus

Prospectus Download



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