About the course

B. Tech in Artificial Intelligence and Data Science is an undergraduate program offered by the Department of Computer Science and Engineering. For the last ten years, the global market shows an increasing demand for graduates with a specialization in Artificial Intelligence and Data Science. The course has comprehensive coverage of core fundamentals of computer engineering along with coverage of applied mathematics used in artificial intelligence and data science.

As the main motive of the program is to enable young professionals to create innovative solutions to real-time problems, the students are transformed to professionals by preparing them to critically analyze, design, and implement solutions based on strong theoretical and practical knowledge.

The relevance of the course

“A year spent in artificial intelligence is enough to make one believe in God.” —Alan Perlis, the first recipient of the Turing Award.

Artificial Intelligence is amongst the state-of-the-art in Computer Science by assisting us in designing and developing human-level perception processes in machines. Data Science, being an interdisciplinary field provides us the potential to extract knowledge/insights from different variations of data - be it structured, semi-structured, or unstructured data. The specialization with the blend of Artificial Intelligence and Data Science helps in giving solutions to real-world problems using various subfields such as Machine Learning, Data Mining, and Analytics. Thus, B. Tech in Artificial Intelligence and Data Science has emerged as one of the dynamic and highly profitable careers.

According to the recent survey by Harvard Business Review, it is said that there should be a collaboration of Automation and Artificial Intelligence for the organizations to survive. Today’s industries demand a high level of intelligence and accurate decision making. Thus B. Tech in Artificial Intelligence and Data Science sets down deep roots in technology to prevail for the coming years.

As this scenario continues, the industry will surely look forward to a skilled workforce in this area. This will definitely alter the world by testing, building, and deploying more and more artificial brains.

Career Opportunities

A graduate in Artificial Intelligence and Data Science has a variety of career fields comprising software firms, government organizations, education, and research in different roles such as AI/ML Engineer, Data Scientist, Data Engineer, Data Analyst, Business Intelligence Engineer, Business Analyst, and Research Scientist.

About the Department

The Department of Computer Science and Engineering offers B. Tech in Artificial Intelligence and Data Science as an undergraduate program. Department Details