Last updated on October 7th, 2020 at 04:41 pm
The scope and vastness of Data Science and Artificial Intelligence has increased exponentially in this era of the internet. Considering this huge jump, IIT Jodhpur is also expanding its horizon with this new B.Tech Programme in Artificial Intelligence and Data Science (AIDE) from 2020-21. Students can apply for seats of this course through JoSAA Counselling 2020.
A large number of topics will be explored in this course such as – Computer Science, Machine Learning, Artificial Intelligence, Data Science, Computing Mathematics etc. Going with the course structure, students will be able to study other domains as well namely – Robotics, Artificial Intelligence of Things, IoT, Visual Computing and others.
Career Scope and Further Studies
Shantanu Chaudhary, Director of IIT Jodhpur, believes that, “students pursuing these academic programmes will be able to help solve local and global engineering problems, while collaborating with industry standards.”
Students will also have the option to pursue MBA (Tech) after graduation in 5th year awarding them dual-degrees. MBA at IIT Jodhpur is under the School of Management and Entrepreneurship. Those students who want to further pursue MBA can choose a minor during their graduation which will help them study and build a base for career in AI and Data Science Entrepreneurship.
IIT Jodhpur already offers MTech in Data and Computational Science, MTech in AI, and PhDs in similar fields. Inclusion of a new bachelor course will further strengthen their Department of CSE with better output from students, as well as faculty.
JEE Advanced 2020 was conducted on 27th September 2020 with results being announced on 5th October 2020. Aspiring candidates can take admission to top engineering colleges of India on the basis of JEE Main and JEE Advanced ranks.