IIT-Madras-BSc-DataScience

IIT-Madras-BSc-DataScience Entrance Exam

Exam name IIT-Madras-BSc-DataScience
Notification Status Announced
Examination Body

IIT-Madras

Examination Body Type Institute of National Importance
Popularity Popular in South
Summary

Course: B.Sc Degree in Programming & Data Science

IIT Madras, a premier institute, has started a new Online B.Sc Degree program aimed at producing graduates who will be employable in a sector that presently has high demand - Programming and Data Science.

The program is delivered online. Students from any stream, any qualification, and any age may apply.  

Program structure/progression: There are THREE LEVELS in the Online Degree program and to get a BSc Degree in Programming and Data Science from IIT Madras, a learner has to successfully complete all three levels.

Level 1: Foundation Level (8 courses) --> Exit option: Foundational Certificate
Level 2: Diploma Level (6 Programming courses + 6 Data Science courses) --> Exit option: Diploma in Programming or Diploma in Data Science
Level 3: Degree Level (11 courses) --> Exit with B.Sc in Programming & Data Science

- The expected effort to do well in one course is about 10 hours per week.
- There are 3 terms in a year. Learner may be allowed to register for a maximum of 2 - 4 courses in a term depending on their performance in previous exams and their preferred pace of learning.
- There is no daily attendance, but once you register for the courses, submission of the weekly assignments is taken as an attendance indicator. Minimum required scores in weekly assignments of a course will determine if a learner will be allowed to write the end-term exam for that course or not.
- Every term will have 3 quizzes and an end term exam for each course. All quizzes and end-term exams will be in-person, invigilated exams at designated centers across the country. You need to travel to the exam center and take these exams.

Completion times: These are at learners pace.  Can be completed between 3-6 years.

Duration of each course: 12 weeks - Each week comprising 2-3 hrs of videos, practice questions, text transcripts and online graded assignment(s).

Program Delivery:
Pre-recorded lessons and assignments will be made available on our portal on a weekly basis. Learners can learn from the content released each week at their own pace, but will be required to submit the weekly assignments online within stipulated deadlines.
One or two LIVE sessions per course may be conducted to clear doubts and interact with the course instructor and course support team.

Quizzes & Exams:
3 Quizzes and one End Term Exam for each course. All quizzes will be in-person, invigilated exams at designated centres across the country.

Admission Process:
1. All applicants will have to go through a Qualifier Process, like a trial month, wherein they will get access to 4 weeks of content for the four foundational level courses - English I, Mathematics for Data Science I, Statistics for Data Science I and Computational Thinking.

2. Only the learners who get the minimum required marks in the online assignments during the qualifier process of 4 weeks will allowed to attend the qualifier exam. Only those learners allowed to write the qualifier exam shall be provided with hall tickets.

Important note for students in Class 12:
Students currently in class 12 (or equivalent) will be allowed to apply for the program, go through the qualifier phase and write the qualifier exam, but will not be allowed to register for the foundational level of the program until they clear class 12 (or equivalent) AND join a Bachelor's program in campus mode or complete a 1 year diploma in campus mode or complete CA Inter.

Selection Process
1. Attend 4 week Qualifier Process to qualify for the Qualifier Exam
2. Take the Qualifier Exam and meet passing criteria
3. You now are enrolled into the program
Refer Test Pattern tab for details.

Fee:
- Each term, pay only for the courses you register for in that specific term.
- Foundational Level - Rs.4,000 per course.
- Skill Enhancement courses in Diploma / Degree Level - Rs.5,000 per course
- All other courses in Diploma / Degree Level - Rs.10,000 per course

Fee waivers upto 75% available.
Upto 100% waiver for female students available

*************************

Check the Tabs for

Form last date, eligibility, & test pattern of IIT-Madras-BSc-DataScience

Oops! You have to be a Paid User (and logged in) to access this detail. Click here to Login/Register.
Oops! You have to be a Paid User (and logged in) to access this detail. Click here to Login/Register.
Oops! You have to be a Paid User (and logged in) to access this detail. Click here to Login/Register.
Oops! You have to be a Paid User (and logged in) to access this detail. Click here to Login/Register.
Oops! You have to be a Paid User (and logged in) to access this detail. Click here to Login/Register.
Oops! You have to be a Paid User (and logged in) to access this detail. Click here to Login/Register.
Oops! You have to be a Paid User (and logged in) to access this detail. Click here to Login/Register.