Those students who appeared in the Class 12 exams and have passed the exams will be given a chance to complete the B.Sc. course through online mode. For a Bachelor of Science in Programming & Data Science, you also need to have Mathematics & English subjects in Class 10. The B.Sc. in Programming And Data Science degree will be provided by the Indian Institute of Technology, Madras after the completion of the course. IIT Madras has become the world’s first institute that offers an online degree & including diploma courses in programming & data science.
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Hence students who have passed the 12th board exams can apply for this course of the IIT Madras while there is no age restriction for the particular course. The B.Sc. in Data Science & Programming course has been launched by the Union HRD minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank on Tuesday via webinar. The application procedure for the Bachelor of Science in Data Science & Programming course will be started soon. For more information, students will have to visit the official website of the Indian Institute of Technology, Madras for Online Degree by the link onlinedegree.iitm.ac.in.
“The basic aim of the initiating the online degree of B.Sc in data science & programming is the increasing scope of Data Science that can create great jobs for the students after completing the course from the institute. There is a huge demand for data scientists throughout the world and it has become one of the most emerging jobs in the market while traditional classroom programs are not able to provide a good job to the students. Online teaching has great potential to provide a great education to a large number of students. Hence our program will create a trained programmer & proficient data scientists & machine learners,” said Prof. Bhaskar Ramamurthi, Director, IIT Madras.