M.Sc. in Data Science with Life Skills

Decision Making is a core component of emerging engineering systems. This becomes more of a mandate for the systems that consume large amounts of sensing data from independent sources. Thus data-driven decision making becomes an essential component for the engineering studies. MUIT introduces this course to cover instruments and methodologies imperative for analysis of unstructured, raw and often corrupt data present in real time engineering systems.

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Program Highlights

Duration 2 years
Delivery Format Full Time Classroom Program
Location MUIT Noida, UP, India
Tools Covered R, SAS, SPSS, Tableau, Data Warehousing (RDBMS, SQL, ETL)
Hands-on Learning Industry Faculty, Dissertation, Case Studies & Assignments
Eligibility – Undergraduate degree in Engineering, Physics, Mathematics, Statistics, Computer Science or Economics (with Statistics)

– 55% aggregate (or 70% in Mathematics, Economics, Statistics)

– Qualifying Merit in MUIT Entrance Test


The curriculum to be delivered is designed to be at par with some of best programs of this nature available across the globe. The aim is to make students market-ready for Data Analyst jobs.

  • Introduction to Big Data and Analytics Driven Decision Making
  • Business Statistics and Statistical Modeling using R / Excel
  • Data Reporting / Dash-boarding using Advanced Excel, VBA, and Macros
  • Database / Data Warehousing (RDBMS, SQL, ETL) for Analytics
  • Data Handling using SAS Language (Data Handling)
  • Data Visualization using Tableau, Google Charts
  • Econometrics using SAS
  • Market Research & Consumer Behavior Analytics
  • Introduction to Text analytics and Text Mining to Analyze Social Networks data
  • Financial Risk Analytics (PD Modeling)
  • Machine Learning Techniques for Recommendation Engines using Python
  • Excelling Big Data Analytics with Hadoop Ecosystem (HDFS, Hive, Hbase, Zookeeper, Pig, Scoop, Spark, NLTK, etc.)
  • Analytical Problem Solving Skills
  • NoSQL
  • Case studies on :
    • Telecom Analytics (Churn, Spend, etc.)
    • Retail Analytics (Marketing Basket, Churn, Customer Value, etc.)
    • Insurance Analytics (Fraud, Customer Segmentation, Profiling, etc.)
    • HR Analytics (Appraisals, Attrition, etc.)
    • Clinical Trial (Drug Effectiveness, etc.)

The participants would specialize in any two of the following industry domains and will work as a research associate in that specific domain:

Specialization Options:

  • Marketing Analytics
  • Optimizations Techniques
  • Retail Analytics
  • Web Analytics
  • Financial Risk Analytics
  • Handling Large Unstructured Text Data using Big Data Technologies
  • HR Analytics


Frequently Asked Questions

M.Sc- Data Science is a two year program wherein first year aligns with PG Diploma Course, helping students switch to Data Science Domain. Second Year drives students to specialize in the field of their choice by way of deep RESEARCH in business problems and possibly contributing with new findings in that field.

This Course is appropriate for STEM professionals who want to indulge in deep research to build new business models and technical solutions for businesses driven by data surge.

MUIT Noida has a multi acre campus and supports fully residential program. Hostel facilities both (AC/Non-AC) can be availed at an additional cost. Please contact us at +91-9599707416 for further details.

The Data Science programs in MUIT Noida are delivered in collaboration between MUIT and IVY Pro School. This ensures two-fold benefit to the students. Firstly, our own placement cell works dedicatedly to secure the most apt and promising growth opportunities for the deserving candidates. Secondly, Industry Interfacing Support is also drawn from long list of IVY corporate clients, that is also an official Data Science training partners for Corporate Companies like Cognizant/GENPACT among others.

No, Not necessarily as the course curriculum covers all the required programming languages from scratch. STEM background is beneficial.

Application form is for INR 1200. You can fill the application form and pay online by clicking here.

You can reserve your seat by paying INR 50000 for Tution fee and INR 10000 for hostel initially. To understand the complete course fee structure, please call us at +91-9599707416 or drop us a message here.

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