Department of

Data Science

About

The Department of Data Science of CHRIST (Deemed to be University), Pune Lavasa Campus strives to shape outstanding data scientists and analysts with ethical and human values to reshape the nation's destiny. The training imparted aims to prepare young minds for the challenging opportunities in the IT industry with a global awareness rooted in the Indian soil, nourished and supported by experts in the field. The Department of Data Science endeavours to imbibe the vision of the University “Excellence and Service”. The department is committed to this philosophy which pervades every aspect and functioning of the department. To accomplish our mission, the department encourages students to apply their acquired knowledge and skills towards professional achievements in their careers. The department also molds the students to be socially responsible and ethically sound.

Department

Overview

Department of Data Science of CHRIST (Deemed to be University), Lavasa is established to shape students into outstanding Data Scientist and Analytics professionals with ethical and human values. The department offers various undergraduate and post-graduate programmes viz. Bachelor of Science in Data Science, Master of Science in Data Science, Bachelor of Science in Economics & Analytics, Master of Science in Economics & Analytics, and Doctor of Philosophy in the areas of Data Science and Engineering.

The department has rich expertise in terms of faculty resources who are well trained in various fields like Data Science, Data Security, Data Analytics, Artificial Intelligence, Machine learning, Networking, Data Mining, Big Data, Text Mining, Knowledge Representation, Soft Computing, and Cloud Computing. The department has a wide variety of labs set up, namely Machine learning lab, Data Analytics Lab, Open Source lab, etc. exclusively for the hands-on training of students for their lab-oriented courses and research.

The department intermittently organizes hands-on workshops on recent technologies like Machine Learning, Cloud Computing, Hadoop, etc., for the students to make them ready for the industry. The department also equips students with a holistic education to be better citizens.

Message

from the HOD

The primary focus of the Department is to Develop Data Science Professionals with Ethical and Social Values.
It gives me immense pleasure to welcome you to the Department of Data Science. Known as a preferred destination for students wishing to excel in the scientific arena and contribute to the development of society, we aspire to inculcate social values and professional ethics among students and mold them into globally competitive individuals. Our expert faculty, together with well-equipped laboratories, are committed to develop critical thinking and analytical ability among the students in collaboration with industry and research institutes. The students also get an opportunity to be part of industry-based projects in the field of Healthcare, Data Analytics and Image Predeceasing to name a few.
The course contents are periodically updated for introducing new scientific and technological developments. Students are encouraged to participate in various research projects, fests and competitions. The department upholds a vigorous research culture for carrying out interdisciplinary research. We regularly organize national and international symposia and conferences under the umbrella of the CSI Student Branch to be at par with the latest research trends.

Dr Samiksha Shukla

Our

Achievements


Testimonials

Sarmishta Biswas

MSc

I am a student of MSc Data Science first year. I have had an amazing time in CHRIST, Lavasa. The people here are very welcoming and motivating. The institution provides a lot of resources through which you can upgrade yourself. With regular workshops, we stay informed about the current developments in our field of study. Data Science is an emerging

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Tanvi Rath

MSc

I’ve been a Christite for 4 years now, it’s been a year in Lavasa, and I’m currently pursuing my masters in Data Science. Let’s just say I was very sceptical of being here, first few months took time adjusting. But as time went by I felt the sense of rush, I met like-minded people who challenged me and helped

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Oshin Benny Anto

MSc

Beyond being one of the best emerging colleges in India, Christ (Deemed to be University),Lavasa serves to be a home away from home. Upholding the motto “EXCELLENCE AND SERVICE”, our university is proving to be the best in academics and co-curricular activities. The institution is providing ample opportunity to its students for building a strong foundation in knowledge as

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Anushree Chakraborty

MSc

CHRIST (Deemed to be University) is a very well-known and reputed institution. The University is strict regarding its discipline, dress code and attendance which keeps the students focused more in studies. But it's not just about studies and placement offers. Speaking for myself, I have always had a quiet and shy personality, but with all the projects, presentations and

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Poorvi Jain

BSc

 I am a first year BSc Data Science student. CHRIST(Deemed to University),Lavasa is situated on the lush green and calm Western Ghats of Maharashtra which gives a perfect atmosphere for research and learning. The institution is deeply rooted in discipline and emphasise on not only the material aspects but also teaches to contribute to society. The Centre for Social

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Nihal Thapa

BSc

CHRIST, Lavasa is like the modern-day Gurukul. Classroom interactions are a blend of tasks and experiments. The teaching pedagogy that the teachers follow is apt and effective for the students. The pedagogy includes student participation which allows the students to interact and move beyond their comfort zones. It has helped me to grow and develop my skills and potentials.

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Rathod Nishit Shailesh

BSc

I am a first year student pursuing BSc in Data Science. The course is new and challenging but the teachers of CHRIST are very approachable which makes the task easy and convenient. The college offers certificate courses, workshops, conferences, training and other relevant online sources that has enhanced my skills and sharpened my knowledge in this field. Teachers use

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Sri Sai Khomal Rishika Kotta

BSc

I am a student of BSc in Data Science. It’s a pleasure to be called as a Christite. CHRIST, Lavasa supports and nurtures its students with its attributes for the overall wellbeing of its students. As a college, it not only focuses on the academics but the varied events that happen throughout the year keep the students motivated and

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Anushree Chakraborty

Deputy Manager

I am Anushree Chakraborty from MSc Data Science Batch: 2019-21. I got placed in Yes Bank, Mumbai as a Deputy Manager - Advanced Analytics through Campus Placements. I am really thankful to CHRIST (Deemed to be University) Pune Lavasa, my Professors and the Placement Coordinator’s Office for the constant guidance and encouragement. The entire selection as well as interview

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Aabhas Vij

Management Trainee (Data Sciences)

Research-oriented curriculum by CHRIST (Deemed to be University) Pune, Lavasa Campus enabled me to dive deeper into the Data Science domain and consistent efforts by the faculty and serenity of Lavasa kept me in focus throughout the period of my course.  The Placement Coordinator's Office brought in multiple opportunities for us at a critical time for the job

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Akanksha Rawat

Management Trainee (PSF COE - PMO)

I would like to thank CHRIST (Deemed to be University) Pune, Lavasa Campus for giving me this campus hiring opportunity and being so supportive and helpful throughout the placement process. I would also like to thank the Placement Coordinator's Office, CHRIST (Deemed to be University) Pune, Lavasa Campus , for constantly bearing with us through these tough Covid

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Tejas Chaturvedi

Management Trainee

Tejas Chaturvedi MA (Business Economics), Batch 2019-21. I got placed in Bajaj Allianz as Management Trainee. The Placement Process at Christ (Deemed to be University) Lavasa is very efficient and properly structured. The Placement Coordinator's Office processes the campus hirings efficiently and brings various companies for Final Placements. The Placement  Coordinator's Office, CHRIST (Deemed to be University), Pune Lavasa

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Faculty

Members

Name
Specialization
Department

AKHIL M NAIR

MSc DATA SCIENCE (Lavasa)Data Science (Lavasa)','Economics (Lavasa) View

ALWIN JOSEPH

MCA DATA SCIENCE (Lavasa)Data Science (Lavasa)','Economics (Lavasa) View

Dr JIBRAEL JOS

PhD DATA SCIENCE (Lavasa)Data Science (Lavasa)','Economics (Lavasa) View

Dr JITENDRA KAUSHIK

MA, MPhil, PhD DATA SCIENCE (Lavasa)Data Science (Lavasa)','Economics (Lavasa) View

Dr JOSSY P GEORGE

MCA, MPhil, FDPM, PhD DATA SCIENCE (Lavasa)Data Science (Lavasa)','Economics (Lavasa) View

KEDAR VISHNU SHANKARRAO

MA ECONOMICS (Lavasa)Data Science (Lavasa)','Economics (Lavasa) View

KRISHNA BHARGAVA A

MTech DATA SCIENCE (Lavasa)Data Science (Lavasa)','Economics (Lavasa) View

LIBIN CHACKO SAMUEL

MSc DATA SCIENCE (Lavasa)Data Science (Lavasa)','Economics (Lavasa) View

Dr LIJA JACOB

MCA DATA SCIENCE (Lavasa)Data Science (Lavasa)','Economics (Lavasa) View

NAIVED GEORGE EAPEN

MSc DATA SCIENCE (Lavasa)Data Science (Lavasa)','Economics (Lavasa) View

Dr POOJA BATRA

MA,PhD ECONOMICS (Lavasa)Data Science (Lavasa)','Economics (Lavasa) View

PRAMILA R M

BE, MTech DATA SCIENCE (Lavasa)Data Science (Lavasa)','Economics (Lavasa) View

Dr PREETHI N

MCA, MPhil, PhD DATA SCIENCE (Lavasa)Data Science (Lavasa)','Economics (Lavasa) View

Dr RAVIKIRAN APPASO NAIK

MA, PhD ECONOMICS (Lavasa)Data Science (Lavasa)','Economics (Lavasa) View

RUCHIKA RAI

MSc DATA SCIENCE (Lavasa)Data Science (Lavasa)','Economics (Lavasa) View

Dr SAMIKSHA SHUKLA

MSc, MTech, PhD DATA SCIENCE (Lavasa)Data Science (Lavasa)','Economics (Lavasa) View

Dr SHAHID BASHIR

PhD ECONOMICS (Lavasa)Data Science (Lavasa)','Economics (Lavasa) View

SHINE RAJU KAPPIL

MA ECONOMICS (Lavasa)Data Science (Lavasa)','Economics (Lavasa) View

SHYNU PHILIP

MA DATA SCIENCE (Lavasa)Data Science (Lavasa)','Economics (Lavasa) View

THOMAS K T

MCA, ME DATA SCIENCE (Lavasa)Data Science (Lavasa)','Economics (Lavasa) View

Dr VIJAYALAKSHMI S

PhD DATA SCIENCE (Lavasa)Data Science (Lavasa)','Economics (Lavasa) View

Vision

"Enrich Ethical Scientific Excellence”

Mission

  • To develop Data Science professionals with ethical and social values.”
  • Divulge state-of-art knowledge in the area of Data Science and Analytics.”
  • Encourages research and innovation.”
  • Accustoms the students with current industry practices, teamwork, and entrepreneurship.”

Department

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CHRIST

(Deemed to be University)

Christ University Road, 30 Valor Court
At Post: Dasve Lavasa,Taluka: Mulshi
Pune 412112, Maharashtra.

Tel: 1800-123-2009

Email: mail.lavasa@christuniversity.in

Web: http://www.lavasa.christuniversity.in

Vision

EXCELLENCE AND SERVICE

Mission

CHRIST (Deemed to be University) is a nurturing ground for an individual's holistic development to make effective contribution to the society in a dynamic environment.

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