bs abdur rahman crescent university
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BCA – Data Science

Why BCA Course In Data Science?

The massive explosion of the data, generated and retained by the organisation and its customer need periodic analysis, cleaning and creating valuable insights out of it for better quality decision. Data Science is the field that will just do that. It organises the data into information. Harvard business review named Data Science as “The Sexiest job of the 21st Century” because it’s clear that the value of an organisation lies in processing and analysis of data. The significance of this BCA course was recognised by many universities and started offering Data Science programmes. One such deemed university is B.S. Abdur Rahman Crescent University in Chennai is offering BCA course in Data Science, where students will be trained on the topics of statistics, math and computer science. The industry demand has been identified and course is designed with the help of industry veterans.

Course Objectives

The BCA Data Science is focussing on creating professionals, who have strong theoretical foundations and practical skills of data science sector. The following outcome is expected from the programme.
•    Students will acquire knowledge on tools and techniques that drive solution to real world business problems. They would be able to analyse and provide solution on data visualization techniques effectively.
•    Offers a cutting-edge solution to organisation’s cyclical issues with data driven management decisions.
•    Deliver insight into leading analytic practices, design and lead iterative learning and development cycles, which will be the most significant part of business core deliverables.
•    Learn how to build data-fuelled products that assist customers and improve business outcomes.

Course Duration

3 years (FULL TIME)
AICTE approved

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The minimum qualification required is a pass in the 10+2 examination (Pre-University Board Examination) that is recognised by any State Board / Central Board (with a minimum aggregate of 50% marks) and approved by BSAU.


Admissions are open for BCA Data Science at B.S. Abdur Rahman Crescent University. Interested and eligible candidates are welcome to apply.


* Subject to changes made by university

BCA Data Science

  • English for Professionals
  • Mathematics for Data Scientists - I
  • Communication skills
  • Computer Architecture & Organization
  • Programming in C
  • Operating System
  • Programming in C Lab
  • Operating System Lab
  • Mathematics for Data Scientists -- II
  • Object Oriented Programming using Java
  • Data Structures and Algorithms
  • Probability & Statistics - I
  • Excel for Data Scientists (Tool Based)
  • Introduction to Data Science
  • Object Oriented Programming using Java Lab
  • Data Structures and Algorithms Lab
  • Reasoning and Thinking
  • Software Engineering
  • Database Management Systems
  • Probability & Statistics - II
  • Computer Networks
  • Scientific Programming Using R (Tool Based)
  • Database Management Systems Lab
  • Software Engineering Lab
  • Inferential Statistics
  • Data Manipulation Using PL / SQL Programming
  • Big Data Analytics (Tool Based)
  • Machine Learning Algorithms - I (Tool Based)
  • Exploratory Data Analysis (Tool Based)
  • Business Communication and Presentation Skills / Professional Ethics
  • Inferential Statistics Lab
  • Data Manipulation Using PL / SQL Programming Lab
  • Times Series Analysis
  • Cloud Computing
  • Machine Learning Algorithms - II (Tool Based)
  • Data Visualization (Tool Based)
  • Elective - I
  • Elective - II
  • Times Series Analysis Lab
  • Cloud Computing Lab
  • Elective - III
  • Project and Viva-Voce
  • List of Electives:
  • Elective – I (Any One)
  • Internet of Things
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Neural Networks
  • Elective – II (Any One)
  • Natural Language Processing
  • Reinforcement Learning
  • Real Time Data Processing
  • Elective – III (Any One)
  • Data Science Project Management
  • Data Science Industry Use Cases
  • Advance in Data Science

Job Opportunities After Completing The Course

    A recent survey by KPMG stats that, 99% of respondents thought analysis of big data was important to their strategy next year. In an age where enterprise data is expected to exceed 240 exabytes per day by 2020.
     An article Venture Beat suggests that demand for data scientists is very much outstripping supply and that companies in the United States alone will need to hire between 140,000 – 190,000 data scientists if they are to keep up with the new data economy.
Entry Level
  • Data Engineer
  • Citizen Data Scientist
  • Enterprise Data Analyst
  • Machine Learning Engineer
Mid Level
  • Data Management Lead
  • Data Scientist
  • Enterprise Sr. Data Analyst
  • Sr. Engineer – Machine Learning
Senior Level
  • Data Architect
  • Lead Data Scientist
  • Enterprise Data Manager
  • Technical Lead
  • Technical Manager
  • Project Manager

Recent Recruiters

Partial List of Organisations Where Our Students Received Employment Opportunities