Bachelor of Computer Applications

Specialization in Data Science

Categories : UG

Bachelor of Computer Applications Data Science (BCA DS) program aims to provide skill oriented curriculum on data science to meet the growing demand of IT industry. The program is designed with personalized learning and motivated towards self-directed learning experiences. The illustrations, case studies and problem statements are designed to meet the industry need and demonstrate the carry forward applications. The practical oriented approach helps in developing capacity to take up real time challenging problems with massive data applications apart from the generic life skills including team building, creative and critical thinking. The students will have an employment opportunity ranging from analytics to data scientist.

  • Semester 1

    Course Code Course Title Credit
    V20UDS101 Business English 4
    V20UDS102 Introduction to Data Science 3
    V20UDS103 Programming for Problem Solving 6
    V20UDS104 Data Analysis using Excel 5
    V20UDS105 Discrete Mathematical Structures 4
    Total Credits 22
  • Semester 2

    Course Code Course Title Credit
    V20UDS201 Programming in Java 6
    V20UDS202 Data Structures and Algorithms 3
    V20UDS203 Data base Systems 6
    V20UDS204 Mathematical Foundation 4
    V20UDS205 Introduction to Cloud Computing 3
    Total Credits 22
  • Semester 3

    Course Code Course Title Credit
    V20UDS301 Python Programming 5
    V20UDS302 Exploratory Data Analysis 6
    V20UDS303 Introduction to AI 3
    V20UDS304 Statistics with R 4
    V20UDS305 Internship 2
    Total Credits 20
  • Semester 4

    Course Code Course Title Credit
    V20UDS401 Programming for Analytics 4
    V20UDS402 Data Visualization 6
    V20UDS403 Machine Learning 4
    V20UDS404 Data Pre-processing Techniques 3
    UDS20S03T Data Mining & Warehousing 3
    Total Credits 20

For Students with Indian Education

  • Students with a pass in higher secondary examination (10+2 pattern) with mathematics as one of the subject are eligible to apply. The minimum percentage of marks / Cumulative Grade Point Average (CGPA) required to be eligible for admission will be prescribed by the Admission committee of DOE. (Minimum aggregate of 50%)
  • At the time of admission process, a candidate should have appeared / passed in the qualifying higher secondary examinations.
  • Applicant must possess enough knowledge and understanding of English Language.

For Students with Foreign Education:

  • Secondary School Certificate (Completing 10 years of formal schooling. Diploma will not be acceptable).
  • Senior Secondary School Certificate (Completing 12 years of formal schooling. Diploma will not be acceptable).
  • Certificate of Equivalence from Association of Indian Universities (required by any student with foreign education to apply in any University in INDIA.
  • Well versed in spoken as well as written English

Equivalent Qualifications to Grade 12:

CBSE, ICSE, GCE A Levels, IB Diploma, WASSCE, STPM, American High School Diploma and others.

Admission Process

Step 1 : Application submission + Upload of

  • Grade sheet upload of 10 and 12 qualifying examination
  • Passport size photograph
  • Aaadhar or other Government recognized identify for Indian nationals
  • Passport (for foreign students)

Step 2 : Selection process

  • Minimum eligibility confirmation in the qualifying examination
  • Multiple selection criteria based on merit list of qualifying examination / entrance test / interview

Step 3: Selection intimation and fee payment

Step 4: Formal enrollment of the program


  • How to apply for the programs?

    The application process for the programs is very simple and student friendly. The student can start the admission process by filling up the application form in
  • When will I get my login credentials for SRM Online Learning Platform?

    After successfully completing the admission process by submitting the required documents and fee, fulfilling the requirements of eligibility criteria for the programme.
  • What is SRM Online Learning Platform and how to use it?

    SRM Online Learning Platform is a software application that handles all aspects of the learning process in an electronic environment. It’s a framework for documenting, managing, tracking, reporting, and delivering of electronic educational technology courses or training programmes.
    SRM Online Platform uses a robust LMS to deliver online courses and enhance on-campus courses. The functionality of the Learning Management System includes course content delivery, student registration and administration, scheduling & tracking, assessing & resulting, reporting and resource & performance management.
  • What all information is there in the SRM Online Learning Platform?

    SRM Online Learning Platform includes course content delivery, student registration and administration, scheduling and tracking, assessing and resulting, reporting and resource & performance management.
  • Why do I choose your online program?

    • The QS World University Rankings ranked SRM Institute of Science and Technology 301–350 in Asia in 2020.
    • SRM Institute of Science and Technology ranked 29 among engineering colleges in India.
    • The curriculam is made by the subject matter experts and it will be updated at regular intervals.
    • Immersive E-learning experience through SRM IST canvas (LMS)
    • Interactive classes throughout the course time.
    • SRM IST provides best high standard professional course content to the students.​
  • What do you mean by four quadrant?

    The Learning materials (Four Quadrant Approach, UGC online Regulation 2018) are delivered through Learning Management System (LMS), called as SRM online learning platform. The unit wise continuous assessment (designed using blooms taxonomy) is conducted online in the LMS on adaptive basis as per the requirement of the course.
    • Quadrant-I i.e. e-Tutorial that shall contain - Video and Audio Contents, animation, simulations, virtual labs.
    • Quadrant-II i.e. e-Content that shall contain - Portable Document Format or e-Books or Illustration, video demonstrations, documents and interactive simulations, wherever required.
    • Quadrant-III i.e. Web Resources, that shall contain - Related Links, Open Content on Internet, Case Studies, Historical development of the subject, Articles.
    • Quadrant-IV i.e. Self-Assessment, that shall contain – MCQ, Problems, Quizzes, Assignments and solutions, Discussion forum topics and setting up the FAQ, Clarifications on general misconceptions.
  • Can I access the e-content on my mobile phone?

    Yes, you can log into the website on your mobile phone and access data as per your convenience. Moreover, you may download the mobile app and enjoy learning.
  • Can I record online lectures?

    In case a student is not able to attend online lectures, the recorded video of the lectures will be made available in Learning Management System.
  • Is there a way through which I can talk to a faculty in case I have a doubt?

    The student can chat with the faculty during online lectures by using the chat window. In case of a doubt, the student can post it as a query in the learning portal for the faculty and the faculty responds to it within 48 hours.
  • How do I get assignment questions?

    Assignment questions of each subject are uploaded on the student portal.As the learning progresses week wise/unit wise, the continuous assessment will be popping in the SRM Online Learning Portal of the respective login
  • How are the exams conducted in online mode?

    Examinations are conducted as per the new regulations through the Online Technology Enabled Proctored mode. The exam pattern comprises of internal and external assessments. The weightage is as follows: Internal(assignments) 30% and External (end-term examination) 70%.
  • Do you offer placement assistance?

    Yes, we offer placement assistance.

43,000 / per year

Duration : 3 Years

Credit : 120

Course Language : English