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Online MCA in Data Science

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About the elective

The data science sector in India is ranked among the fastest-growing industries, where data science jobs spiked by 30% (according to economictimes). Technology professionals that have experience in computer science, applications, and data science are in high demand. An individual who has good knowledge in using data to develop insights as well as integrating data science models into computer systems is priceless for companies.

MCA in Data Science is designed in a way to develop learners’ computing skills and sharp analytical minds. The program gives a thorough understanding of the tools needed to create end-to-end, data-powered software systems by laying strong foundations in software and computer applications.

ELECTIVE HIGHLIGHTS

  • Industry-focused curriculum that is designed by a panel of industry experts
  • Learn how to compete and succeed on competitive data science platforms.
  • In-depth knowledge of all necessary technological tools such as SQL, NumPy, Matplotlib, and Python
  • Create a shareable e-portfolio of all your completed projects that demonstrate your skills
  • Up-to-date career-specific content such as industry news, interview guides, resume guides, practice questions, and masterclasses

About the Advanced Certification

There ia an opportunity to earn an advance certification while you pursue this program

Modern technology is so agile that developers can no longer grow if they are experts in just a single aspect of development. Developers today need to master the entire process of development - from design to real-time deployment. Most of the websites and apps that you use most frequently - Swiggy, Bookmyshow, Hotstar, Ola, etc. have all been built by full-stack developers in India and full-stack developers are among the most in-demand technology professionals in the industry today.

This trend has created an opportunity for developers to become Full Stack Developers. These developers work on all facets of development - frontend design, backend, database, debugging, testing and deployment. This advanced certification comprises of comprehensive learning on front-end development with a course on Advanced Web Technologies, progress into building a deeper understanding of the application logic with Application Development using Python course integrating with backend database by learning RDBMS and eventually learning CI/CD and DevOps will build skill sets in the area of deploying the application.

The Advanced Certificate Program in Full Stack Development will take you through an insightful journey in the following courses:

  • Advanced Web Technologies
  • Relational Database Management System
  • Application Development Using Python
  • CI / CD and DevOps

Cloud computing has profoundly changed the way we live our lives and conduct business. Since COVID-19 pandemic, businesses have been quick when it comes to cloud adoption, infrastructure, spending and development. According to leading research firm Cybersecurity Ventures, by the year 2025, over 50% of the total global data will be stored in the cloud. There will be over 100 zettabytes of data stored in the cloud. (One zettabyte = one billion terabytes or one trillion gigabytes).

Professionals with cloud computing expertise will be in high demand. Areas such as cloud security, database management and development, and cloud infrastructure management need professionals with a thorough understanding of cloud computing. Our advanced certificate program in cloud computing prepares learners to take on these opportunities with ease and advance their careers in the field of cloud computing and technology.

The Advanced Certificate Program in Data Science and Analytics will take you through an insightful journey in the following courses:

  • Cloud Foundations
  • Cloud Computing with AWS
  • Cloud Managed Services
  • Cloud Security and Migration

Modern technology is so agile that developers can no longer grow if they are experts in just a single aspect of development. Developers today need to master the entire process of development - from design to real-time deployment. Most of the websites and apps that you use most frequently - Swiggy, Bookmyshow, Hotstar, Ola, etc. have all been built by full-stack developers in India and full-stack developers are among the most in-demand technology professionals in the industry today.

This trend has created an opportunity for developers to become Full Stack Developers. These developers work on all facets of development - frontend design, backend, database, debugging, testing and deployment. This advanced certification comprises of comprehensive learning on front-end development with a course on Advanced Web Technologies, progress into building a deeper understanding of the application logic with Application Development using Python course integrating with backend database by learning RDBMS and eventually learning CI/CD and DevOps will build skill sets in the area of deploying the application.

The Advanced Certificate Program in Full Stack Development will take you through an insightful journey in the following courses:

  • Advanced Web Technologies
  • Relational Database Management System
  • Application Development Using Python
  • CI / CD and DevOps

Note: For the duration of your program you can only choose and study one certificate course from the given list

1st
Semester

Mathematical Foundation for Computer Application
Operating System and Unix Shell Programming *
Data Communication and Computer Networks
Data Structures with Algorithms *
Computer Organization and Architecture

 
2nd
Semester

Relational Database Management System*
Design and Analysis of Algorithms*
Java Programming*
Python for Data Science *
Statistical Methods in Decision Making

 
3rd
Semester

Application Development using Python*
Advanced Web Technologies*
Data Visualization *
SQL for Data Science *
Advanced Data Management Techniques*
Predictive Analytics using Machine Learning *
Open Elective Course

 
4th
Semester

Data Mining *
Time series Analytics *
Text Mining *
Applied Analytics - Marketing, Web, Social Media
Cross-Functional Elective Course
Project **

* Courses which include Practicals (Lab Programs, Coding and Exercise)
** Project to be carried out between Sem 3 and 4, but evaluation will reflect in Sem 4

INDIAN STUDENTS

For Indian National & SAARC Nations

Semester Fee Plan ₹ 25,000
Annual Fee Plan ₹ 50,000

Note

One Time University Registration Fee of Rs. 2500 is applicable during admission

Examination Fee of Rs.4000 per year is applicable

FOREIGN STUDENTS

For Foreign Students

Semester Fee Plan $ 400
Annual Fee Plan $ 1000

Note

One Time University Registration Fee of $ 50 is applicable during admission

Examination Fee of $ 60 per year is applicable

eligibility

Pass in an Undergraduate (Bachelor) Program of a minimum duration of three (3) years in any stream from a UGC Recognized University; with a minimum aggregate of 50% or an equivalent letter/numerical grade. A relaxation of 5% shall be given to SC/ST candidates.
Candidates who are in the final semester of the Bachelor's Program are also eligible to apply.

LEARNING METHODOLOGY

120 study hours in each course

Interactive audio-video lectures

Pre-recorded video lectures

Discussion forum

Self e-learning material

Assignments, quizzes, MCQ, etc. for reinforcement

Independent and group projects

8 to 12 hours of live online sessions on weekends

Live Q&A sessions with faculty using tech-enabled tools for an optimum learning experience

Short videos in the form of learning chunks for comprehensive understanding

Technology Enabled Online Proctored Examinations, twice a year

Hands-on practical and lab exercises to supplement theory for tech based courses

HOW TO ENROLL

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1
Click here to visit the Vignan Online Enrollment Form
Step
2
Sign up, complete the 4 essential steps to enroll for the Program of your choice
Step
3
Pay fee through Net banking/ Debit card/ Credit card or using easy EMI with 0% interest

CAREER ADVANCEMENT SERVICES

The career advancement services team works tirelessly to connect our students with the right job opportunities. Our years of experience in training, networking and human resourcing skills helps our students find exciting and challenging job opportunities. Our students get placements in reputed companies through a structured framework.

Dedicated learner support team to answer your queries and guide you throughout

Academic mentorship to give you expert advice on a wide range of academic topics

Guidance on further studies through expert counselling sessions

Career mentorship and development programs to help you excel professionally

Guidance on further studies through expert counselling sessions

Career mentorship and development programs to help you excel professionally

Get young entrepreneurs’ perspectives on the skills you need for success

Resume building and placement training program to help you ace interviews

Guidance on further studies through expert counselling sessions

Career mentorship and development programs to help you excel professionally

Guidance on further studies through expert counselling sessions

Career mentorship and development programs to help you excel professionally

Get young entrepreneurs’ perspectives on the skills you need for success

Resume building and placement training program to help you ace interviews

Our Technology

Get the added advantage of kickstarting your career

State-of-the-art Learning Management System (LMS) for a near face-to-face learning experience

Clarify all your queries with ease using our chat and message feature

Join online forums and peer groups to engage in discussions on a variety of topics

Instant and anytime access to the learning material

Continuous feedback and analytics to monitor progress

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FAQs

1. Is the Online Program offered by Vignan's Foundation for Science, Technology and Research (Deemed-to-be University) recognized?  

Yes, the University is Entitled by University Grants Commission (UGC) to offer Online Degree Programs. All Online Programs are approved by All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) and UGC-DEB. UGC and (AICTE) are statutory bodies under Ministry of Education, Government of India.

2. Is the Degree acquired through online mode equivalent to on-campus mode of learning?  

Yes. The below notification UGC endorses this.

UGC Notification No. F. 1-1/2020(DEB-I) dated 4th September 2020 – Part VI, Page 79, Point. 22 - Equivalence of qualification acquired through Conventional or Online Learning:

Degrees at undergraduate and postgraduate level in conformity with UGC notification on Specification of Degrees, 2014 and postgraduate diplomas awarded through Online mode by Higher Educational Institutions, recognized by the Commission under these regulations, shall be treated as equivalent to the corresponding awards of the Degrees at undergraduate and postgraduate level and postgraduate diplomas offered through conventional mode.

3. Is this an Open and Distance Learning (ODL) or Correspondence Program?  

No. This is an online learning mode program. In an Online mode there are regular live online sessions on weekends, online proctored exams, learner engagement activities and support, and no territorial jurisdiction.

4. Who will award the Degree?  

The Degree will be awarded by Vignan's Foundation for Science, Technology, and Research (Deemed-to-be University).

5. What is the medium of instruction?  

The medium of instruction is English.

6. What documents are required to be submitted for admission?  

Color scan of the below mentioned original document is required to be uploaded on the admission portal at the time of seeking admission –

  • Grade sheet of Class 10
  • Grade sheet of Class 12
  • Grade sheet of all the Semesters of Bachelor’s Degree / Consolidated grade sheet (Only for MBA)
  • Degree Certificate / Provisional Degree Certificate (Only for MBA)
  • Transfer Certificate or Migra
8. Can the program option be changed at a later stage?  

The program option cannot be changed after completing the admission process. In the case of BBA – General and MBA – General, the elective courses can be chosen before the commencement of the respective semester.

9. What is the duration of the program?  

BBA – 3 Years; MBA – 2 Years

12. How many credits does the program have?  

BBA – 3600 hours and MBA – 3120 hours

In MBA, there are additional 480 hours of learning for the advanced certification program.

13. How many courses does the program have?  

BBA – 29 + Management Thesis

MBA – 22 + Project Report + Management Thesis

14. Will I be able to interact with faculty?  

Yes. Learners will be able to interact during the live sessions and through the discussion forum / chat facility on the Learning Management System (LMS).

15. Will the recording of live sessions be available?  

Yes. The online sessions will be recorded and available on the Learning Management System (LMS).

16. Is attendance for live online sessions mandatory?  

Not mandatory but essential. A learner is required to have a minimum participation of 75% in all the activities.

17. Will study material be provided?  

Yes. A learner is provided access to an exhaustive and customized e-Learning Material (ELM) on the Learning Management System (LMS).

18. Can the e-content be downloaded?  

No. The content on the LMS is only meant to be used by learners enrolled in the program. Any unauthorized copying, distribution, transmission, uploading on any media, or any other use of this material is prohibited.

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