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Democracy broke down in India, V-Dem Annual Democracy Report 2021

Democracy broke down in India, V-Dem Annual Democracy Report 2021

The UK agreed to send millions of pounds recovered from corrupt officials back to Nigeria

The UK agreed to send millions of pounds recovered from corrupt officials back to Nigeria

President Biden statement on the Introduction of the Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2021

President Biden statement on the Introduction of the Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2021

Indian Railway announced new helpline number-139 to assist passengers during travel

Indian Railway announced new helpline number-139 to assist passengers during travel

Union HRD Minister virtually launches World’s first-ever Online B.Sc. Degree in Programming and Data Science

July 2, 2020, 9:33:37 AM

he Union Minister of HRD Shri Ramesh Pokhriyal ‘Nishank' today virtually launched World’s first-ever online B.Sc. degree in Programming and Data Science in the presence of Minister of State for HRD, Shri Sanjay Dhotre. The programme has been prepared and offered by the Indian Institute of Technology Madras (IIT Madras), which is ranked No.1 in India Rankings 2020 by NIRF. This programme is open to anyone who has passed Class XII, with English and Maths at the Class X level and enrolled in any on-campus UG course. Dr. Pawan Kumar Goenka, Chairman, IIT, Madras, Board of Governors, Director and the faculty of the IIT, Madras, Chairman, AICTE, Prof. Anil Sahasrabudhe, Additional Secretary, MHRD, ShriRakeshRanjanand other Senior officials of the Ministry were also present during the launch.

Data Science is one of the fastest-growing sectors that is predicted to create 11.5 million jobs by 2026. Online education is a trend being rapidly embraced for high-quality education on a large scale. Faculty from IIT Madras is addressing the need of this sector using online education processes and present an inclusive and affordable education model that will extend IIT’s reach by orders of magnitude.



IIT, Union HRD Minister, Data Science

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