Post Graduate Diploma in Data Science (PGDDS)

  AICTE Approved

Data Science is an interdisciplinary field about scientific methods, processes and systems to extract knowledge or insights from data in various forms. This course equips learner with all the conceptual and technical skills required for the ultimate position in the analytics industry. The course introduces the learner to business analytics using the most in-demand analytics technologies like R and Python and teaches implementation of various data science concepts such as data exploration, visualisation, and hypothesis testing. Special focus has been placed on Machine Learning techniques used for regression, classification and clustering.

PG Diploma in Data Science is designed for the people who wish to expand their proficiency in Data Science.

Career Opportunities:
Data Scientist, Statistics Consultants and Business Analyst etc.

  • Bachelor’s Degree holder / Graduate in any discipline from a recognised University.
  • International / SAARC Graduates from a recognised / accredited University / Institution.
  • Students appearing for their final graduation exam may also apply, subject to completion of graduation within the time period specified by SCDL.
  • Prerequisites:
    Basic understanding of C/C++ Programming.

  • The duration of the program is Two years.
  • The registration period is valid for four academic years.

Total Credit Points : 80

SEMESTER I :
Course Title
Basics of Statistics
Introduction to Data Science
Data Structures and Algorithms
Introduction to R Programming
SEMESTER II :
Course Title
Python Programming
Advanced Statistics
Big Data with Data Warehousing and Data Mining
Submission I


SEMESTER III :
Course Title
NOSQL Database
Data Visualisation
Machine Learning with R and Python
Ethical and Legal Issues in Data Science
SEMESTER IV :
Course Title
Emerging Trends in Data Science
Submission II
Project

    Application Form Fees (Non-refundable):
  • For Indian Residents (General / Defence): ₹ 1200/-
  • International / SAARC: US $100 OR Rs. 7,200/-

Program Fees: Students have two options of paying the fees as mentioned below:
A] Option 1 – Two -Installments: Student has to pay the full course fees in two installments. Pay 1st Installment within 15 days from the date of admission and Pay 2nd Installment within 60 days from the date of payment of 1st Installment.

    Note: Participants are required to pay exam fees per exam per attempt separately. Exam Fee is not a part of Program Fee.

    Fee Payment Mode: Fees can be paid Online or by Demand Draft.
  • Payment via Online: this can be done through payment gateway.
  • Payment via DD: this can be submitted at SCDL Pune campus. The Demand Draft needs to be in favor of "The Director, SCDL, Pune" payable at Pune only.

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