M.Sc. in Data Science
OBJECTIVE AND DESCRIPTION
M.Sc Data Science offers focused programmes for creating employable resources in the Data Science industry by developing a vocational sense of analytical and technical skills for those with quantitative aptitude. The Curriculum is developed in close collaboration with Industry and includes in-demand tools that complement the quantitative domain skills like economics, finance, marketing, etc. Each student gets a life time access to class videos hosted on SoDS (School of Data Science) Adaptive Learning Management Portal.Case study based learning, access to real life data sets and leader board based competitive assessment structure to create a sense of competition among the participants, ensures industry ready professionals.
PROGRAMME DELIVERABLE: M.Sc. in Data Science, Degree from MUIT
PROGRAMME DURATION: 24 months, consisting of 4 semesters
Candidate Eligibility: 55% aggregate (or 70% in Mathematics, Economics, Statistics)
- 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
- 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
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.