IIT Madras Data Science: Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Madras has now opened the admission for the Bsc Data Science program for the students of class XI and XII. College students, working professionals, even those taking a career break can apply for this program. Students eligible for JEE Advanced can directly join the BSc program and do so either full time or with an on-campus degree.
The institute is inviting for applications for the May 2022 term and the last date to apply is April 20, 2022.
“Students are stressed out about admissions and college positions when they are in their Class XII. They can qualify for this course during Class XI summer holidays. This will ensure they have an admission letter from the top institute in the country before completing their school and reduce their stress,” said Vignesh Muthuvijayan, professor in-charge, BSc in programming and data science, IIT Madras.
“Through this program, we wish to ensure that high-quality education is accessible to anyone who dreams to study at an IIT or build a career in Programming and Data Science. This program, we hope, will be a game changer in the field of education paving the way for many other large scale programs to be offered by us and other institutes,” professor Andrew Thangaraj, professor in-charge, BSc in programming and data science, Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Madras, said.
All those eligible for JEE Advanced can directly join this BSc program in May, 2022.
Students who complete Class XI by May 2022 or those currently in Class XII can also apply.
Candidates interested in this program must note that there are other eligibility criterias as well. They must go to the official link – onlinedegree.iitm.ac.in to know more about this course.