Data analytics is the process of examining data sets in order to draw conclusions about the information they contain, increasingly with the aid of specialized systems and software. Data analytics technologies in association with machine learning technologies are widely used in commercial industries to enable organizations to make more-informed business decisions and by scientists and researchers to verify or disprove scientific models, theories and hypotheses.
Having an interdisciplinary skill set and knowing how to handle and analyze large amounts of data is now essential for many career paths. The use of data analytics is a growing trend spanning all industries. Though the uses of analytics vary based on industry, any business can benefit by incorporating data analytics. In fact, data analytics are critical to the success and growth of any company, no matter their size.
Indian Institute of Information Technology and Management Kerala, IIITMK, offering post graduation programme in Data Analytics with aspects of Computer Science. We are the only institute in Kerala, offering M.Sc Computer Science with specialization in Data Analytics, matching with industry trends. Intelligent analysis of large amounts of data is a crucial component in numerous business applications and a crucial component in supporting business decisions. The post graduation programme in data analytics is intended to offer the foundations of data analytics, data mining and knowledge discovery methods and their application to practical problems.
The programme focuses on a broad grasp of foundations in Computer Science, deep understanding of the area of specialization, an innovative ability to solve new problems, and a capacity to learn continually and interact with trans-disciplinary groups. The technology enhanced e-learning methodologies with web based course management system and on-line learning system enriches the programme, allow broadening their horizons. We offer Machine Learning, Foundations of Data Analytics, exploratory Data Analytics, Big Data, Natural Language Processing, Artificial Intelligence etc along with basic courses in Computer Science. Core part of the course is the hands on exposure to Hadoop, Sparks , R , Python etc.
As institute works with the changing in trends of IT industry, IIITM-K has a good track record of placing its students in top-notch IT industries and research organizations. All students from the passed out batch got almost 100% career in prominent companies implements data analytics, these companies are working on diverse of areas like transportation, sports, automobiles, electronics, digital marketing etc.