The PG Department of Data Science, Holy Cross College, (Autonomous), Tiruchirappalli was started in the academic year 2021-2022. An interdisciplinary program spanning a period of two years, it integrates contributions from Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, Mathematics and Statistics, to study and evaluate data. The Department aims at making young minds proficient in the rapidly emerging field of Data Science and strengthening their Career prospects by inculcating in- depth expertise in it. Data Science tends to lean more on Machine Learning, Deep Learning, Natural Language Processing and Big Data.


      Our vision is to build a research identity through the confluence of Data Science and Analytics, Artificial Intelligence, Big Data and Decision Sciences and to build an educational identity through leading Degree Programmes based on Curricular Innovation and Research


  To provide in-depth concepts of Data Science.

  To forge ahead with state-of-the-art technologies in Data Science.

  To advance the knowledge and application of data Science in every field/ Sector and multi-disciplinary areas through high-impact Research, Entrepreneurship, Leadership and Innovation.

  To ascertain the responsible deployment of Data and enable Students acquire the required Technical and Communication skills in order to solve significant problems in business and Society.

  To enhance Placement prospects of students by providing appropriate employability skills in Data Science