Computer Science - Data Science and Analytics

Department of Computer Science is one of the finest Departments in SLCS that provides a 3 year full-time degree in B.Sc. Computer Science(Data Science and Analytics) from the academic year 2022-23 onwards.

Data science is the study of data to extract meaningful insights for business. It is a multidisciplinary approach that combines principles and practices from the fields of mathematics, statistics, artificial intelligence, and computer engineering to analyze large amounts of data. This analysis helps data scientists to ask and answer questions like what happened, why it happened, what will happen, and what can be done with the results.

Department of Computer Science - Data Science and Analytics

B.Sc., Computer Science - Data Science and Analytics

Our Vision

To empower students with cutting-edge technology for innovation, addressing cognitive challenges, and improving the lives of citizens globally.

Our Mission

  • To harness the power of data science and solve real-time challenges through data –driven insights and innovations.
  • To optimize operations in data science that enhances customer experiences and unlocks new opportunities for growth in the digital era.
  • To faster a culture of cross – disciplinary thinking with professional ethics that navigate the complexities of data landscape and solve challenges across Industries and Public /People needs.

A candidate should have passed the Higher Secondary Examination(10+2 System) conducted by the Board of Higher Secondary Education, Government of Tamilnadu or from any other higher Secondary Board accepted by the Madurai Kamaraj University as equivalent there to with Mathematics and Physics as subjects.

Duration of the Course         

     The student shall undergo the prescribed course of study for a period of not less than three academic years (Six Semesters).

Medium of Instruction :        English

  • Data Journalist
  • Data Analyst
  • Statistical Analyst
  • Computer Systems Analyst
  • Database Administrator
  • Business Intelligence Analyst
  • Data Scientist
  • Machine Learning Engineer
  • Data Engineer
  • Data Architect
  • Application Architect
  • Enterprise Architect
Course Name
General Tamil – I
French Language, Culture and Civilization I
Hindi I
Communicative English I
Problem Solving using C Lab
Data Analytics using Excel Lab
Statistics I / E-Commerce Technologies / Client-Server  Computing
Digital Principles & Computer Organization
MS Office Lab I / Web Designing Lab I
Soft Skill -1 Practical



Scope of Data Science

The field of Data Science is one of the fastest growing across globally. In recent years, there has been a surge in the amount of data available, and businesses are increasingly looking for ways to make use of this data. As a result, data scientists are in high demand. Data Science is a relatively new field, covering a wide range of topics, from machine learning and artificial intelligence to statistics and cloud computing.  

  • Data Science is a relatively new field, so there is still a lot of excitement and interest surrounding it.  
  • The potential applications of data science are vast, and global businesses are just beginning to scratch the surface of what is possible.  
  • Many global companies are investing heavily in Data Science as they realize the competitive advantage that it can provide.  
  • The Indian government also supports Data Science careers in India, investing in infrastructure and initiatives to promote adopting data-driven practices.  
  • The talent pool of data scientists is rapidly growing as more people see data science’s future scope in India.  
  • There are already many success stories of Data Science applications in India, and this will only likely continue in the future.  

Data Science job opportunities in India are vast, and there are many opportunities for those with the right skill set. With the right training, data scientists can help businesses to improve their decision-making, gain insights into their customers, and automate their operations. In short, the scope of Data Science in India is unlimited.  

  • Microsoft Technology Associate Certification – Data Science using Python
  • To make students competent for higher studies and employable, to meet industrial requirements.
  • To develop students having core competence in science, mathematics and fundamentals of Data Science to address ever-changing industrial requirements globally.
  • To create academically conducive environment to learn skills in the domains such as Data Analytics, Data Modelling, Data Visualization and Allied Technologies.
  • To enrich students with professional ethics, leadership qualities, and entrepreneurial skills.



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