B.Tech Artificial Intelligence and Data Science

Artificial Intelligence and Data Science Programme prepare students with the skills to perform intelligent data analysis which is a key component in numerous real-world applications. During the past ten years, data science has emerged as one of the most high-growth, dynamic, and lucrative careers in technology. This course aims at providing not only the core technologies such as artificial intelligence, data mining and data modelling but also gives intensive inputs in areas of machine learning and big data analytics. By this course, the students will gain cross-disciplinary skills across fields such as statistics, computer science, machine learning, and logic, data scientists and may have career opportunities in healthcare, business, eCommerce, social networking companies, climatology, biotechnology, genetics, and other important areas. The major focus of this programme is to equip students with statistical, mathematical reasoning, machine learning, knowledge discovery, and visualization skills.

DURATION: 4 YEARS

Important courses

  • Artificial Intelligence for Games
  • Machine Learning Techniques
  • Neural Networks and Deep Learning
  • Reinforcement Learning
  • Data Visualization and Presentation
  • Information Retrieval and Text Analytics
  • Social Network Analysis
  • Real Time Data Streaming
  • Data and Information Security

CareerProspects

  • Business Analyst
  • Data Analyst
  • Intelligence Analyst
  • Data Manager
  • Information Security Analyst
  • Risk Analyst

Infrastructure

Artificial Intelligence being the most sought-after skill in the industry, Karunya is partnering with Nvidia, the technology leader in AI computing. As a part of this initiative, Karunya has procured Nvidia DGX Station, with four Nvidia Tesla V100 Tensor Core GPUs each with 32 GB memory and Intel Xeon processor with 20 cores, the workstation delivers 500 teraFLOPS of AI power. The DGX Station can accelerate machine learning training up to 215X faster and carry out deeper exploration in the fields of Data Science, Machine Learning and Deep Learning. Also the department has signed an MoU with IBM India Pvt Ltd. The IBM Big Data Software Centre of Excellence is an initiative with a vision to enable the students and faculty in higher education to gain the relevant skills in Big Data Analytics, experiential learning and to make them adept with latest Big Data technology and tools. Currently the researchers are involved in research projects on Bio-medical text mining, Analytics in surveillance videos, Data Analytics on Social Media data, Drug Analysis, Predictive Analytics for cancer, fraudulent data Analytics, and traffic data analytics.