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Post Graduate Diploma in Applied Data Science


SRM IST uses a rigorous set of admission criteria including a combination of academic scores, assessment of interpersonal skills and fitment to a career in Data Science, Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence sector.





B.Sc. IT / B.Sc. Computer Science/ BCA/ B.Sc. Mathematics / B.Sc. Statistics/ B.Sc. Physics/ B.Sc. Electronics / triple major subjects with Computer Science as one of the major subjects
• Under-graduates from Engineering, Technology and Science backgrounds
• Minimum of 50% in 10th, 12th and graduation
• Professional with a bachelor’s degree with minimum 1-2 years of work experience


Last date to apply

01st February 2021

Program start date

30th March 2021

Offer acceptance fee date –

Within 7 days after acceptance

First year fees last date –
Within 10 days after the release of PAL


Login on website and book your date for test by paying application fees
15th January 2021 (Early bird offer) INR 1,100
01st February 2021 INR 1,800


Photograph, 10th and 12th marks sheet, Adhaar Card, PAN Card, Bona fide Certificate, Caste Certificate, Migration Certificate, Graduation Certificate (Provisional Certificate for Students in Final Year of Graduation)

The Admission Committee will schedule personal interview and roll out a Provisional Admission Letter (PAL)


Complete admission process by paying Year 1st fees within 7 days after the release of PAL. Avail a loan option for paying 1st year tuition fees
Refund policy as per
university guidelines



Total Fees – INR 1,20,000
• One-time Registration Fee – INR 10,000
• Tuition Fee for each Semester – INR 55,000
The program fee can be paid in two equal instalments


The Post Graduate Diploma in Applied Data Science offered by LearnNxt in association with SRM University prepares students from different academic backgrounds with an aptitude for math and statistics to pursue a career in Applied Data Science. This programme provides you tailor-made study materials such as module presentations, demos, labs, assignments, and assessments. The case studies and industry project will assess your knowledge, skills, and abilities gained in the programme. 

SRM IST is ranked 35th in the country in NIRF University Rankings; is globally rated as 4-Star University by renowned ranking agency QS and given ‘Diamond’ Rating by QS-IGAUGE in the Indian context by NAAC; is ranked 3rd amongst Top Engineering Institutes in India by Times Engineering Survey – 2020 and is ranked #2 in Atal Ranking of Institutions on innovation achievements

SRM Group has launched LEARNXT,  a global digital learning brand empowering people to achieve their dreams through education. It is the place where you can Learn more to Be more. Accredited degrees of many universities are offered under the aegis of this brand. This is the country’s one-of-a-kind initiative where the advanced curriculum is clubbed with industry- recommended content.

Post Graduate Diploma in Applied Data Science at SRM IST is a 12-month course delivered in a Hybrid Model. This includes 1000+ hours of learning; 5 days of campus immersion (5 days per semester); 8 hours of weekend classes and 70% hands-on practical & projects + 30% theory. 

Yes, you will get global exposure in multiple ways. You will be trained by highly experienced faculty with IIT and Global University Pedigree; you will get access to experiential learning through case materials and simulations from Harvard Business Publishing and you will get to network with peer data scientists through private online and offline events.

Some of the tools that will be covered during your journey with us are- Python, Tableau, Pandas, NumPy, Seaborn,  Matplotlib, AWS, SQLite, Apache Spark, and many more. 

You will learn to design, implement, and evaluate solutions through the application of Artificial Learning, Machine Learning, and/or Deep Learning. Post this programme, you will be able to apply the knowledge and skills learned throughout the programme to real-world problems. You will also gain expertise in best practices in data visualisation tools and the art of storytelling. 

Under-graduates from Engineering, Technology and Science backgrounds Professionals with a bachelor’s degree who have 1-2 years of work experience and are looking to transition into Data Science can join this course. 

You will learn concepts such as Data Analysis Fundamentals, Data Visualisation & Concepts, Data Architecture and Big Data, Data Engineering, Machine Learning: Fundamentals of Models & Concepts, Algorithms, and Modelling, Neural Network, etc.

You will get to be an intern at the world’s best multi-nationals where you can put your knowledge to practice to hone your skills better and have an edge over the rest.  Some of the renowned names are Amazon, Sabre, Isuzu, Standard Chartered, Amadeus, Walmart Labs, etc.

Students from multiple fields can choose this programme. Applicants have to be- B.Sc./BCA in either IT, Computer Science, Mathematics, Mathematics, Statistics, Physics, Electronics or triple major subjects with Computer Science as one of the major subjects. Also, a minimum of 50% in 10th, 12th, and UG degree is mandatory. 

The admission process is simple at SRM IST. You have to:

    • Register and upload relevant documents on
    • Take the SRM Future Skills Test
    • Personal Interview
    • Receive Provisional Admission Letter
    • Secure Admission (Pay 1st Year Fees)

The documents required for the admission are Photographs, 10th, and 12th marks sheet, Aadhaar Card, PAN Card, Bonafide Certificate, Caste Certificate, Migration Certificate, Graduation Certificate or Provisional Certificate for Students in Final Year of Graduation.

The tuition fee for each semester for the Post Graduate Diploma in Applied Data Science at SRM IST is INR 55,000. The One-time registration fee is INR 10,000, the Application fee is INR 499 and the total fee is INR 1,20,000. 

The programme fee for the Post Graduate Diploma in Applied Data Science at SRM IST can be paid in two equal instalments. 

Refunds are processed as per university norms. Candidates are requested to click here for more details:

Yes, there are easy financing options available for the candidates. Our financing partners are always there to help. 

CareerNxt platform will help you from your starting journey till the end. This platform will give you the right direction to define your career goals and develop a step-by-step plan and access relevant services offered to achieve the goal. Resume Building, Planning, Mock Interview, Internships, and Job Search Support are all a part of the CareerNxt platform. 

The CareerNxt Portal is not only about finding the right job for you but also about launching a successful career in the right field. Every aspirant has his/her own set of skills and talent. With time, we help them develop this skill set to fuel their career to new heights.

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