IIT Madras, India’s top technical institute is launching the online BSc Degree program in Programming and Data Science.
For the first time, you can work towards an undergraduate degree / diploma from an IIT regardless of your age or location, and with a wide range of academic backgrounds.
Who can join?
Can be pursued as a second degree by someone currently in college.
Anyone who has dropped out of / completed their Bachelor’s Degree may apply.
No age or stream or geographical restrictions.
What is being offered?
Diploma in Programming
Diploma in Data Science
BSc Degree in Programming and Data Science
What is the Structure of the Program?
The program is split into three levels that have to be completed strictly in sequence:
1: Foundational Level (8 courses)
2: Diploma Level (6 Programming courses + 6 Data Science courses)
3: Degree Level (11 courses)
What is the Qualifier Process?
4 weeks of online courses and assignments to be completed.
Those who get minimum required scores in weekly assignments in the 4 weeks will get to write Qualifier Exam broadly based on the 4 weeks of content.
Those who get minimum required scores in Qualifier Exam get to register for Foundational Level courses.
Rs.2,42,000* for the full course.
How to apply
Applications will open soon on the IIT Madras Online Learning Portal.
The tentative closing date for applications is September 15, 2020.
Online Degree Office, 3rd Floor, ICSR Building,
IIT Madras, Chennai – 600036
For full details view the brochure or visit the official website given below.