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B.Tech Data Science

B.Tech Data Science


  • About the Programme
  • Vision & Mission
  • Career Opportunities
  • Our Faculty
  • Awards and Achievements
  • News & Events
  • Laboratory
  • Curriculum & Syllabus

About the Programme

Data Science

Evolution of mankind can never be stopped; so is the field of Computer Science.

Data science has gain prominence in recent years. A study of US Bureau of Labor Statistics reports that the there will be 11.5 million job openings by the year 2026. This surge has lead to acute shortage of qualified data scientists. This is evident from AICTE’s decision to approve the full-fledged B.Tech course in Data Science.

HITS, being a pioneer in the field of engineering education, have decided to offer this course as a full time B.Tech programme from academic year 2020 under the department of Computer Science and Engineering. The curriculum has been thoughtfully designed to include Computer Science’s knowledge framework with a strong inculcating of Data Science. The laboratorial setup and the intellectual resources of the department will deliver the best of Data Science and make our students as profound data scientists.

Duration : 4 Years

Vision & Mission

Vision

To excel in Computer Science and Engineering education, research, project management by empowering the students with strong conceptual knowledge.

Mission
  • To educate the students with basic foundation blocks of core and allied disciplines of Computer Science and Engineering.
  • To provide practical skills in the advancements of the Computer Science and Engineering field required for the growing dynamic IT and ITES industries.
  • To sculpt strong personal, technical, research, entrepreneurial, and leadership skills.
  • To inculcate knowledge in lifelong learning, professional ethics and contribution to the society.

Career Opportunities

  • Data Scientist.
  • Data Analyst.
  • Data Architect.
  • Data Engineer.
  • Statistician.
  • Database Administrator.
  • Business Analyst.

Our Faculty

S.No

Name
Designation
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1.

Dr. K.M. MEHATA Senior Professor & Head - Digital Initiatives

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2.

Dr. ANGELINA GEETHA Professor & H.O.D (Computing Sciences)

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3.

Dr. RAJESWARI MUKESH Professor

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4.

Dr. S. SATHYALAKSHMI   Professor  

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5.

Dr. R. KRISHNAVENI Professor

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6.

Dr. P. SELVI RAJENDRAN Professor

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7.

Dr. P. RANJANA  Professor

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8.

Dr. D. JOHN ARAVINDHAR Professor

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9.

Dr. K. RAMESH Professor

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10.

Dr. S. SUCHITRA Associate Professor

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11.

Dr. A. ANTONIDOSS Associate Professor

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12.

Dr. J. THANGAKUMAR Associate Professor

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13.

Dr. K. PADMAVENI Associate Professor

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14.

Dr. T. SUDALAI MUTHU Associate Professor

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15.

Dr. SATHYA PRIYA Associate Professor

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16.

Dr. P.N. RENJITH Associate Professor

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17.

Dr. L. KAVISANKAR Associate Professor

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18.

Dr. DINAH PUNNOOSE Associate Professor

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19.

Dr. K. POONKAVITHAI Associate Professor

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20.

Dr. S. SIVASANKARI Assistant Professor (SG)

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21.

Dr. JUDITH LEO Assistant Professor (SG)

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22.

Mr. S. RAVI Assistant Professor (SG)

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23.

Mr. JOHN DEVA PRASANNA Assistant Professor(SG)

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24.

Ms. S.G.GINO SOPHIA   Assistant Professor(SG)

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25.

Mr. M. SAMBATH Assistant Professor SG)

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26.

Ms. LINDA JOSEPH  Assistant Professor (SG)

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27.

Mr. R. MOHANDAS Assistant Professor (SG)

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28.

Ms. S. REVATHY Assistant Professor (SG)

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29.

Mr. S.K. SHANKAR Assistant Professor (SS)

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30.

Ms. P. SUBBULAKSHMI Assistant Professor (SS)

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31.

Ms. R. VANATHI Assistant Professor (SS)

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32.

Mr. D. PRAVEEN KUMAR Assistant Professor

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33.

Ms. A. THAMARAI SELVI Assistant Professor

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34.

Mr. S. BALASUBRAMANI  Assistant Professor

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35.

Ms. B. PAVITHRA Assistant Professor

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36.

Ms. JISHA LIA GEORGE  Assistant Professor

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37.

Ms. V. SATHYA DURGA Teaching Research Associate

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38.

Ms. M. ARIVUKARASI Teaching Research Associate

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39.

Ms. G. SUBATHRA Teaching Research Associate

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40.

Mr. RAJESH GEORGE RAJAN Teaching Research Associate

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41.

Ms.NANCY KIRUPANITHI D Teaching Research Associate

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42.

Mr. VASANTHARAJ K Teaching Research Associate

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Awards and Achievements

Mr.Shankarv won IET CLN 2017 award
Mr.Akash Arora won IET CLN 2017 award
Mr.Sajal Mistry won IET CLN 2017 award
PEARSON Best Teacher Award 2013 By Dr.SudalaiMuthu
IET Chennai Network Awards –'15 Women Engineer Award to Dr. Rajeswari Mukesh
  • IET Chennai Network Awards –'15 Women Engineer Award to Dr. Rajeswari Mukesh
  • Indian Express Edex Awards –"Most inspiring young teacher of south india under 40" on 3rd june 2017 achieved by Dr.J. Thangakumar.
  • PEARSON Best Teacher Award 2013 By Dr.SudalaiMuthu
  • Best Faculty of the Year Award 2018 By Computer Society of India Achieved by Dr.J. ThangaKumar.
  • Infosys Campus Connect Inspire Faculty Award Received by Mr.M.Sambath
Infosys Campus Connect Inspire Faculty Award Received by Mr.M.Sambath
Best faculty award 2018 by CSI achieved by Dr.J. Thangakumar
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  • HACKING OF SONY PICTURES BRINGS TO SURFACE NEED TO CAP DATA LEAKAGE
  • edex MR. THOMAS CHERIAN LIVING BY HIS OWN CODE
  • edex DR. THANGAKUMAR PRACTICAL SPEAK!

News and Events

INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON COGNITIVE IOT WITH BIG DATA AND CLOUD

WINTER PROGRAMME ON “BLOCK CHAIN TECHNOLOGIES”

A FIVE DAY NATIONAL LEVEL SUMMER TRAINING PROGRAMME ON “ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE WITH DEEP LEARNING & MACHINE LEARNING

Laboratory

Coder’s Hub I and II Labaratory

CodeChef was created as a platform to help programmers make it big in the world of algorithms, and programmingcontests. At CodeChef we work hard to revive the geek in you by hosting a programming contest at the start of the month and another smaller programming challenge in the middle of the month. We also aim to have training sessions and discussions related to algorithms, binary search, technicalities like array size and the likes.

IBM CCV Labaratory

Industry collaborated courses like Cloud Computing & Virtualization, Business Analytics & Optimization, IT Infrastructure & Management and Cloud Computing Architecture are offered.

BOSS MOOL Labaratory

BOSS (Bharat Operating System Solutions) is a GNU/Linux distribution developed by C-DAC, Chennai in order to benefit the usage of Free/Open Source Software in India. The students and staff to use MOOL and BOSS and develop many open source components and drivers. Provide iternships with IIT-M.

DLink Labaratory

Organized workshops on Networking and Train the Trainer Programmes. Staff members are D-Link certified.Realigned syllabus with inputs from D-Link.

Research Labaratory

The centre pursues research in the areas of Machine Intelligence and Data Analytics and fosters product development with social and financial value.