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BITS Pilani M.Tech Data Science Admissions 2022 - Dates, Application Form, Eligibility, Selection Process, Fee Structure

Shilpa Pradhan
Shilpa PradhanUpdated On: June 06, 2022 01:19 pm IST

BITS Pilani offers M.Tech in Data Science and Engineering for professionals. It is a four-semester online course. Check the details here. 

BITS Pilani  M.Tech in Data Science

BITS Pilani offers M.Tech in Data Science and Engineering for professionals. It is a four-semester programme for working professionals who wish to enhance their skills as a Data Scientist or Engineers.

Candidates who are working as IT professional, Software Engineer, Software Test Engineer, Programmer, Data Analyst, Business Analyst and are planning to work as Data Scientist or Data Engineer in future can apply for BITS Pilani M.Tech Data Science programme.

The advantage of undertaking the programme is that a candidate need not take a break from his/ her career. Candidates can attend live online lectures on weekends offered by BITS Pilani Faculty. 7-8 hours of lectures are conducted per week Saturday/ Sunday. In cases someone misses the live classes, He/ She can also access the recorded lectures via the Internet.

The interactive level of the online programme is similar to the regular classroom programme offered in the BITS Pilani campus. Apart from the online session, there are doubt-clearing interactions, tutorials as well as industry talks. All these are covered in 18 to 20 hours of sessions each semester. The mid-semester and comprehensive exams are conducted at various centres like Delhi, Bengaluru, Pune, Hyderabad, Kolkata, Chennai, Goa, Mumbai, Pilani and Dubai. Candidates should attend the semester examination at their respective centres.

Check BITS Pilani M.Tech Data Science Eligibility, Important Dates, the Application process, Admission Procedure, and Fees Structure here. 

BITS Pilani Data Science Highlight 2022

Below presented is the basic overview and highlights of Data Science Course offered by BITS Pilani 2022

Data Science BITS Pilani


Course offered

M. ech Data Science & Engineering


Data Science


2 Years/ 4 Semester

Fee of course (INR)        




Entrance exam 


Work ex required

At least one year of work experience


B.E/B.Tech/MCA/MSC or equivalent degree with a minimum of 60% aggregate marks from a recognized university

BITS Pilani M.Tech Data Science 2022 Important Dates

The admission process for M.Tech Data Science 2022 is expected to begin soon. Check important dates related to BITS Pilani M.Tech Data Science 2022 programme:



Application Deadline


Class Commencement

To be announced

Class Schedule

To be released 1 week after the completion of Admission Process

BITS Pilani M.Tech Data Science 2022 Eligibility Criteria

Check the eligibility criteria to apply for M.Tech Data Scientist 2022 here:

  1. Candidates should be working professionals and should have a minimum of 1 year of experience in relevant fields.

  2. The candidate should hold a B.E/ B.Tech/ MCA/ M.Sc. or degree.

  3. The candidate should have scored at least 60% in the qualifying examination.

  4. Candidates should also have a basic understanding of programming and a strong background in mathematics.

BITS Pilani M.Tech Data Science 2022 Application Process

Following are the step-by-step procedure to apply for BITS Pilani M.Tech Data Science course:

Step 1:Create an Account

Applicants should visit the Online Application Center of BITS Pilani and create a login ID. A valid email ID and password should be created to apply. Once an ID is successfully created, the candidate can access the online Application Center to complete the application process.

Step 2: Fill in the Application Form

Once the account is successfully created, the applicant should log in to the account and complete the following steps:

  • Fill or Edit the application and submit it. Candidates can choose the programme and fill in appropriate details in the application form.

  • Download the filled-in application form for future reference.

  • Pay the application fees to complete the application process. The application fees for BITS Pilani M.Tech Data Science 2020 course is INR 1500/-. Payment can be done online using a debit card/credit card/ net banking.

  • Complete the Employer Consent Form which appears on page 3 section of the application form. The form should be signed and stamped by the HR or authorised person of the organisation.

  • On page 4 of the application form, the candidate can find the Mentor Consent Form. It should be signed by the mentor.

Step 3: Upload the Required Documents

Once the application is completely filled in, candidates should upload the required documents. It includes self- attested copies of academic mark sheets and certificates, Mentor Consent Form, Employer Consent Form and all other mandatory supporting documents mentioned in the application checklist. All documents should be submitted in.DOC, DOCX, PDF, ZIP and.JPEG format.

Also Read: Direct MBA Admission Without Entrance Exam

BITS Pilani M.Tech Data Science 2022 Selection Process

The Admission Cell of the Institute scrutinises all the applications and the documents submitted to confirm the Admission of candidates. Applications are scrutinised to ensure that candidates meet the minimum eligibility criteria, the accuracy of information and completeness of the required details.

Candidates who are selected will receive an email within two weeks of the submission of the application and the required documents. The status of the application can be also checked by logging to the Online Application Centre.

Once the offer of admission is received, the candidate should accept the offer letter. To confirm admission the candidate should pay the Admission fees and fees for semester 1.

BITS Pilani M.Tech Data Science 2022 Course Fees

Check the following table for BITS Pilani M.Tech Data Science 2022 fees structure:

Application Fees

INR 1500/-

Admission Fees (one- time payment)

INR 16, 500/-

Semester Fees

INR 55,000/-

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Is the Bit Pilani M. Tech Data Science programme worthwhile?

Yes, the programme is UGC-approved, and it provides a flexible yet comprehensive curriculum for working professionals interested in data mining, analysis, and artificial intelligence. Although the curriculum is rather pricey, it provides students with the knowledge they need to progress their jobs quickly.

Will I have to travel to BITS throughout the programme?

No, this programme is for working professionals and is only available online. As a result, students will not be obliged to go to BITS for academic purposes. Students who prefer physical examinations, on the other hand, must travel to authorised examination centres of their choice.


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