To become a leading research center to transform data into intelligence


  • To promote collaborative research in the various domains of data science
  • To collaborate with industry, governmental and non-governmental agencies, and universities to conduct joint projects in data science
  • To train the current and next generation executives in data science using innovative pedagogies
  • To create a community of scholars and users for furthering the practice of data science


  • To offer training and certificate programs in various domains of data science for executives across public and private sectors
  • To conduct research on how to generate actionable insights from data
  • To provide inputs in smart city and smart village initiatives to bridge the digital divide
  • To undertake projects on emerging technologies namely Blockchain, Artificial Intelligence, Internet of Things among others for national/regional policy making
  • To conduct technology readiness, impact assessment, and impact evaluation for government policies, projects, and schemes
  • To upgrade knowledge of data science among all stakeholders through workshops, seminars, conferences, and publications


Prof. Sujeet Kumar Sharma
Chairperson, Centre for Applied Research in Data Science
Telephone No: +91 431 250 5080