CMI offers a unique environment to learn from leading researchers in the fields of computer science, mathematics and statistics. The M.Sc. in Data Science program offers an opportunity to study state-of-the-art syllabus from experts in the field. The program is suitable for graduates as well as for mid-career professionals wanting to shift to the data science industry, especially engineers, mathematicians, physicists and programmers. Students can benefit from ongoing collaborations between faculty and industry; the deep scientific insight gained from such an environment will make you stand out at your future workplace and enable you to make meaningful contributions to your chosen field of work.


Undergraduate degrees such as B.A., B.Sc., B.Math., B.Stat., B.E., B.Tech. etc. with a background in Mathematics, Statistics or Computer Science.

Entrance Exam Details

The entrance examination is a test of aptitude in Mathematics, Statistics and Computer science. The questions will test familiarity with discrete mathematics, probability theory, logic, matrices and programming. (Details.)

Fees & Scholarships

The tuition fee is Rs 2,00,000/- per semester (two semesters in a year).
CMI is committed to a policy of financial inclusion and strives to ensure that no student is denied an opportunity to study at CMI due to economic circumstances. Towards this goal, partial and total tuition fee waivers will also be available, based on the financial background of the student.


The program will include summer internships in industry and CMI will provide active help for placement with leading companies. (More details.)