B.Sc Data Science

B.Sc Data Science

About the Department

Data Science is nothing but translation of data into information to support and improve decision making. 

Sc., Data Science is an affiliated course offered by Periyar University, Salem started in our College from 2022 – 2023 academic onwards with full infrastructure facilities along with well experienced and qualified faculties.

The program prepares under Graduates in Data Science with strong theoretical input and relevant practical knowledge, who can be employed in industries. The program develops requisite professional skills and problem solving abilities to pursue a successful career in software industry and pursuing higher studies in Data Science.

With the amount of data that is being generated and the evolution in the field of Analytics, Data Science has turned out to be a necessity for companies. To make most out of their data, companies from all domains, be it Finance, Marketing, Retail, IT or Bank. All are looking for Data byScientists. This has led to a huge demand for Data Scientists all over the globe.

Data Science is an amalgamation of Statistics, Tools and Business knowledge. So, it becomes imperative for a Data Scientist to have good knowledge and understanding of these.

Students with zero exposure to this field and from different background will be able to understand the concepts taught at ease and become competent data scientist.


To be a global hub for transformative data science, our vision is to drive innovation, inspire breakthroughs, and contribute to a data-centric world where insights fuel progress and enhance the human experience.


To provide hands-on experiences and projects that bridge theory and real-world applications, preparing students for dynamic roles in data-driven industries.
To Foster collaboration across disciplines, equipping students with a holistic understanding of data science, blending skills in statistics, computing, and domain-specific knowledge.
To Instil ethical values and responsible data governance, preparing graduates to navigate complex ethical considerations in their data science careers.
To Inspire students to use data science as a tool for positive change, emphasizing solutions that address societal challenges and contribute to a more informed, equitable, and sustainable world.
List of Laboratories
Python Programming
R Programming
Multimedia Lab Using GIMP
Data Visulization
Value added Courses
Basic of troubleshooting
HoD & Faculty
Dr. M. Subha/ HoD
Ms. P. Suganya/ Assistant Professor
Ms. A. Preethi/ Assistant Professor