11 Feb 2021 12:32 IST

Different branches of engineering

Which colleges in India offer a good bachelor’s degree in data science?

IIT Madras offers a three-year BSc course in programming and data science. A few other colleges offer BTech in data science, including IIT Mandi, IIIT Naya Raipur, Manipal Institute of Technology, and Vellore Institute of Technology.

Which colleges offer a course in machine learning and artificial intelligence along with a degree in computer science?

IIT Hyderabad was the first Indian institute to introduce a BTech in AI. It is also offered by IIIT Delhi, University of Petroleum and Energy Studies, Dehradun, and SRM Institute of Science and Technology, Chennai.

Which college, apart from BITS Pilani, offers engineering with minors such as economics or finance?

IIT Madras, IIT Delhi, and Shiv Nadar University, Greater Noida, Uttar Pradesh.

Other than computer science, which branch of engineering can fetch a good/ higher salary during campus placements?

Mechanical and electrical engineering are in high demand.

What is the score needed to enter a good IIT?

Anything above 150.

(Answers by experts from T.I.M.E, a leading test-prep institute.)