NU B.Tech Data Science Programme requires a student to complete 178 credits in four academic years constituting eight semesters in NIIT University. The first seven semesters are organized in the campus while the last semester is conducted off-campus at an industry location to complete Industry Practice. A student of B.Tech cannot take more than six academic years to complete the B.Tech Data Science Programme. Academic regulations of the University define the minimum academic performance and other stipulated conditions required for awarding of B.Tech degree.
In addition, students can undertake the Minor programme along with the B.Tech Data Science Programme , starting in the 4th semester, to acquire expertise in areas other than their core discipline. Students are required to complete 3-5 additional courses with credits ranging from 12-15 within the duration of the degree programme in order to acquire a certificate for Minor programme.