Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Coimbatore Introduces 2-Year MSc Program in Data Science with Logistics and Supply Chain Management

Hyderabad, 28th June 2023: Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, ranked 7th best university by NIRF 2023 rankings, announced the launch of its MSc Program in Data Science with Logistics and Supply Chain Management at their Coimbatore Campus. The comprehensive 2-year course, offered by the Amrita School of Physical Sciences, Department of Mathematics, combines statistical analysis with cutting-edge computing techniques to address the challenges prevalent in the industry.

The program has been designed to equip students with a strong foundation in emerging topics, including Logistics, Inventory Models, Supply Chain Management, Data Analytics, and Marketing Analytics. By leveraging data analytic techniques, students will gain the expertise to analyze and solve complex problems in logistics and supply chain management. Furthermore, students are encouraged to enroll in internship or in-plant training programs during summer and winter vacations to enhance their practical skills.

Dr. S.Mahadevan, Principal, Amrita School of Physical Sciences, Coimbatore, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, said, “We are delighted to introduce the MSc Program in Data Science with Logistics and Supply Chain Management. With the increasing reliance on data-driven decision-making in the industry, this program aims to develop skilled professionals who can leverage advanced analytics to optimize logistical operations and enhance supply chain efficiencies. One of the highlights of this program is the opportunity for independent study and research, culminating in a project work that will be transformed into a dissertation. These projects will involve comprehensive literature surveys, investigations, and contributions to specific areas of Logistics and Supply Chain Management, leveraging the power of Mathematics and Data Science. The resulting research articles have the potential for publication in reputable journals, making them an invaluable asset for those planning to pursue a Ph.D.”

Eligibility criteria for prospective students includes a pass in BSc in Mathematics/Statistics; BSc in Computer Science with courses in Mathematics and/or Statistics; B.E./B.Tech in CSE/Mechanical/Production Engineering, or equivalent, with a minimum of 50% marks in each course and an aggregate of 60%. Registration for the new session commencing in August 2023 is now open, until June end 2023.

For more information and to apply, visit the university’s website at

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