Hyderabad: The Telangana State Council for Higher Education (TSCHE) has taken steps to introduce different new courses and new combinations in degree colleges with the goal of creating job and job opportunities for students. As part of this academic year, the Commissioner of College Education will deliver such courses as BSc Data Science and B.Com Business Analytics.
The course syllabus was developed in collaboration with experts from the fields of computer science, mathematics and statistics as well as industry experts from the Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) and Cognizant multinational companies.
The Collegiate Education Commissioner has given permission to conduct BSc Data Science courses at the state’s 80 private colleges, tailored to market conditions and current demand. It has taken steps in 26 government degree colleges to lead this path.
The Government City College, Government Degree College for Women (Autonomous), Begumpet, Government Degree College, Khairatabad, SRR Government Degree College, Karimnagar and the SR & BGNR Government Degree College, Khammam are some of the colleges that are implementing these programmes. There’ll be 60 seats in each programme.
Admissions will be made through the Degree Online Services, Telangana (DOST) and a seat will be allocated for candidates who have merit in the qualifying exam.
Dairy Science, Zoology and Chemistry and Crop Production, combinations of botany and chemistry will be required in the BSc stream for students with a science background. These target students who have completed an intermediate level vocational course in the same region.
This year, combinations of BSc Sericulture and BSc Fisheries are being introduced in four further colleges. At present, this combination is offered only by two government degree colleges in the State. BCom Tax that will be levied throughout the state at 27 government degree colleges.
The BA Office Management program currently being taught at Jammikunta ‘s Government Degree College is being expanded to 21 more government degree colleges in the state.
BA Mathematics along with topics in Accounting, Political Science, Public Administration, History or Accounting is another combination to be implemented this year in government degree colleges for students who wish to appear for various competitive exams. (INN)