B.Sc. (Hons) - Statistics (Big Data Analytics)

Bachelor of Science (Hons) - Statistics (Big Data Analytics) In association with TCS-iON Industry Honour Program

3 Years – 6 Semesters – Full Time



Statistics is a discipline that is fundamental in decision-making and policy formulation. The descriptive and inferential role of Statistics formulates the basis of growth for almost all disciplines of the modern world. It also provides an array of non-traditional employment avenues ranging from the sports-analysts to business analysts.

The B.Sc. Statistics programme focuses on statistical science and its application to real problems. The course prepares students to enter into a promising professional life even after graduation.

The programme provides a platform for pursuing higher studies leading to post-graduate or doctoral degrees.

The statistical packages are useful to reinforce students’ theoretical and practical skills. Graduates may apply the knowledge gained in the  IT, production industry, financial, medical, and agriculture sectors.

Outcome On successful completion of B.Sc. (Hons) - Statistics (Big Data Analytics) programme at VU (S&T) the student will be able to :
1 Apply the fundamental knowledge to provide statistical solutions for data analysis.
2 Analyze the real-world problem and identify the domain-specific requirements.
3 Design and develop a solid grounding in probability theory and mathematical statistics.
4 Analyze and synthesize the complexity of statistical-based solution alternatives.
5 Adopt the importance and value of mathematical and statistical thinking, training, and approach to problem-solving, on a diverse variety of disciplines.
6 Analyze and evaluate the local and global impact of the statistical-based solution on individuals, organizations, and society.
7 Understand the impact of the professional statistical-based solutions in societal and environmental contexts.
8 Follow ethical principles in professional and social contexts.
9 Shoulder the responsibility in a diversified team as a member or leader.
10 Effectively communicate in their professional career.
11 Adopt the technical and management principles in the multidisciplinary environment to provide economically viable solutions.
12 Engage in independent and life-long learning in a professional career.



Course Type Course Name Credits
CC Descriptive Statistics 4
CC Concept of Probability and Distribution Functions 4
CC Mathematical Analysis 4
CC Microeconomics 4
SE Statistical Programming Tool 2
CC Statistical Lab-I 2
AECC Soft Skills 2


Course Type Course Name Credits
CC Discrete Distributions 4
CC Continuous Distribution 4
CC Sampling Distribution 3
CC Algebra 4
CC Macroeconomics 4
CC Statistical Lab-II 2
SE Statistical Lab-III (using R Programming) 1
AECC Environmental Science 4



Course Type Course Name Credits
CC Estimation Theory 4
CC Calculus 5
CC Testing of Hypothesis 4
CC Survey Techniques 4
SE Introduction to Python 2
SE Analytics & Intelligence 2
CC Statistical Lab-IV (based on python) 2
CC Statistical Lab-V 1


Course Type Course Name Credits
CC Statistical Quality Control & Reliability 4
CC Linear Model & Regression Analysis 4
CC Numerical Analysis 3
CC Econometrics 4
SE Database Management System 4
SE Statistical Data Mining 3
CC Graph Theory 2
CC Statistical Lab-IV 2



Course Type Course Name Credits
CC Design of Experiment 2
CC Operation Research 4
SE Time Series Analysis & Vital Statistics 4
SE Artificial Intelligence 4
DSE Specialization-I 4
DSE Specialization-II 4



Course Type Course Name Credits
CC Introduction to Stochastic Process & Queuing Theory 4
CC Multivariate Analysis 4
SE Machine Learning 4
DSE Specialization-III 4
DSE Specialization-IV 4
  Project 4


Specialization Course Baskets


Semester V Semester V Semester VI Semester VI
Big Data Analytics Cloud Computing Deep Learning Web & Social Intelligence


Semester V Semester V Semester VI Semester VI
Marketing Research Business Process Management Total Quality Management Six Sigma Methodology


Semester V Semester V Semester VI Semester VI
Actuarial Statistics Financial Economics Stochastic Models in Finance International Economics


Semester V Semester V Semester VI Semester VI
Bioinformatics Applied Reliability & Clinical trials Microarray Data Analysis Epidemiology

  • The first institute to offer a graduate course with a combination of Core Statistics, Economics, and Mathematics with data analytics We offer four different tracks for electives in the field of Quality Management, Biostatistics, Data Analytics, and Economics A curriculum that has a combination of core courses and elective courses, all designed from a knowledge and skill perspective Academic autonomy addressing emergent talent needs of the Digital, Knowledge, Service, and Manufacturing economy A mix of contemporary teaching pedagogies Integrated ecosystem comprising academics, industry connect, placements, holistic development, research, and consultancy Employability enhancement modules

  • Collaboration with TCS iON- Industry Honour Program (IHP) is an academic-industry alliance between VU and TCS aimed to provide industry and technology insights to students and prepare them for professional careers in the industry.

Dr. Nazia Wahid
Faculty of S & T

Dr. Nazia Wahid
Assistant Professor & HoD
Mrs. Dipti Joshi
Faculty of S & T

Mrs. Dipti Joshi
Assistant Professor
Ms. Aarti Hakim
Faculty of S & T

Ms. Aarti Hakim
Assistant Professor
Ms. Madhulika Mishra
Faculty of S & T

Ms. Madhulika Mishra
Assistant Professor
Mr. N. Ram Kumar
Faculty of S & T

Mr. N. Ram Kumar
Assistant Professor

  • Take up careers in Public Sector Banks like SBI, PNB, and other banks like Reserve Bank of India as Specialist officer, Statisticians, etc
  • Work as Data Analysts,  Data Scientists in reputed national and multinational companies like Mu Sigma, Fractal Analytics, Manthan, Latent View, etc.
  • Explore Careers as a Biostatistician in various Pharmaceutical Companies like Cipla, Zydus Cadila, Sun Pharmaceutical Industries, and many others.
  • Can work in Government Organisations like Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) for the position of RAC JRF and as research scientists in the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO).
  • Pursue Careers in Academics and Research, Government, Semi-Government and private Undertakings such as a Research Associate, Research Assistant, Professor, etc
  • Can explore careers in government agencies like National Sample Survey Office (NSSO), Central Statistics Office (CSO), etc.
  • Pursue a career as a data analyst/ Reliability engineer in the manufacturing industries.


“Studying at Vishwakarma is one of the best decisions I have made. I am growing up as an individual and professional. The faculty and staff are great, motivating, and supportive. The facilities and the variety of educational services are impeccable. I love studying at Vishwakarma University and looking forward to making a bright future.

-Mrunmayi Ramshe, Student

“Assessment and Evaluation system at Vishwakarma is quite rewarding. Concurrent evaluations include Online tests, Baseline tests, Video-based tests, presentations, etc. Students are also supported with teacher observations, psychometric tests, locus control tests, and personal counseling to enhance their abilities, strengths and boost their confidence. Diversity of cultures makes Vishwakarma an interesting, exciting, and vibrant place to study.

-Ankita Thorat, Student

“Varied initiatives and activities in addition to academics conducted throughout the year are preparing me for practical integrities of the business world. Vishwakarma University relentlessly tries to imbibe the culture, values, and ethics into the students. I am considering myself lucky to be a part of Vishwakarma University.”

- Manjeera Naga Pragada, Student

  • As per Times Higher Education Global Impact Rankings 2021, Vishwakarma University, Pune is featured in the top institutions amongst 1200 universities from 98 countries/regions. These rankings assess universities against the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
  • Vishwakarma University is conferred with the Emerging University of the Year award in Western India by ASSOCHAM in its 13th Higher Education Conclave 2020.

Option 1- In Person 

Option 2 – Online 

Note: Vishwakarma University (VU), Pune charges application form fee.

  • Basic Qualification Required : Passed 12th / 10+2 or its equivalent Examination with English and Mathematics and two of the science subjects such as Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Geography, Geology etc.
  • Minimum % of marks at Qualifying Exam for Open Category: 45%
  • Minimum marks at Qualifying Exam for Reserve category: 40%

Intake : 60

Programme Commencement Date : 16th August, 2021.

As applicable for UG / PG Programme

For Reserved Category Students – Caste Certificate, Caste Validity, Non-Creamy Layer Certificate, are additionally required (over and above listed documents).

Last date of submitting all / pending documents: 30th September 2021.

  • ₹130,000.00 Per academic year (annual fees). The fees will remain the same for the subsequent years of the batch.
  • Hostel fees (if applicable) and Examination Form Fee will be charged separately.

Click Here to know the applicable Annual Fees and Amount to be paid in instalments.

Note: Postdated cheques (PDCs) are to be submitted for Installment II and III at the time of provisional admission along with payment of Installment I.


Option I – Visit Accounts Section, Vishwakarma University Office, Pune, and deposit only DD or Cheque of requisite amount. No Cash Payment. DD / Cheque should not be deposited directly into the bank. It is to be deposited to University’s Accounts Section (Monday – Saturday, 10.30 a.m. to 5.00 p.m.). DD or Cheque is to be drawn in the name of “Vishwakarma University” Payable at Pune.

Option II – EDC Machine (Card Swipe Machine). Use Debit or Credit Card to swipe for payment of requisite fees at Accounts Counter, Vishwakarma University, Admissions Office, Pune.

Option III – RTGS / NEFT / IMPS (Immediate Payment Service - Interbank Electronic Fund Transfer)

Institute Name Vishwakarma University
State Maharashtra
District / City Pune
Bank HDFC Bank Limited
Branch Kondhwe, Khurd, Pune 411 048.
Type of Account Current
Account Number 50200027418843
IFSC Code HDFC0000029 (Fifth to Ninth character is “Zero”)

After completion of the transaction, inform the accounts section at the earliest on email (accounts.university@vupune.ac.in) or visit the accounts section with the following details.

  1. Student’s Full Name
  2. Programme & Year
  3. Date of Transaction
  4. Amount of Transaction
  5. Bank Name
  6. UTR No. and / or Transaction Id

After receipt of said information, the accounts section will issue a payment receipt.

Separate accommodation and food facility for Boys and Girls on a first come first serve basis.

  • Boys Hostel (Grade A & B) with capacity more than 140 Beds
  • Girls Hostel with capacity more than 70 Beds.
  • Food (Compulsory) – Vegetarian
  • Booking Amount : Rs. 10 Thousand
  • Refundable Deposit : Rs. 5 Thousand
  • Laundry Charges : Charged separately
  • Transport : Hostel to VU (To and Fro) Rs. 1 Thousand - (bi-monthly) subject to minimum number of seats.

Note : Refer photo gallery for Hostel facilities.

Counselling & Admission Officers :

Mr. Ganesh Thite / Mr. Vinayak Shinde

Vishwakarma University, Main Building, Room No. 1006, Survey No. 2, 3, 4 Laxmi Nagar,

Kondhwa (Bk.) Pune - 411048.

Maharashtra, India.

Contact Numbers: +91 90670 022 23 / 24 / 25 / 26

Email: admissions@vupune.ac.in | connect@vupune.ac.in

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