Master of Science in Computer Science with specialization in Data Analytics will be a restructured course offered by the Indian Institute of Information Technology and Management-Kerala, aims at offering a high standard curriculum in allied disciplines of Computer Science. 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 to broaden their horizons.
The duration of the programme is 3 years and the courses are carefully designed to attain technical aspects that enable the students to grow into data analytics professionals. Classes will be scheduled during evenings on working days and full day on saturdays. There are 11 core courses, 4 electives and five lab courses. The students are required to do a minor project of 2 credits each during 4th and 5th semester. The students are also required to take one elective course during second semester and three elective courses during the third semester of 3 credits. The 6th semester is for project/internship of 18 credits. Students are required to undergo an industry or research oriented project in any leading IT or R &D organizations. The total requirement for the programme is 72 credits.