Data is the most important element in any venture. Data gives us glimpses of the past, reality of the present and strengthens us to predict the future. In today’s context, ‘Data is the future.’ This Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) initiative has made remarkable strides in shaping the talent capability aligned to data analysis, business requirements and to accrue seamless mutual benefits for the world of academics and industry. The objective of this course is to contribute to overall development of the student community in order to enhance quality and consistency of talent supply by channelizing practical industry knowledge to the classroom. The course has gained a great admiration and reverence from academia, students and various stakeholders across the country. We are proud to announce that Padma Shri Dr. Bimal Roy, former Director, Indian Statistical Institute has developed the curriculum for Big Data Analytics. The course work comprises Statistical Methods, Probability & Stochastic Process, Linear Algebra & Linear Programming, Computing for Data Sciences, and Database Management. This programme is a collaborative effort of departments of Computer sciences, Mathematics and Statistics.