Do you wish to find yourself, in 4 years, in a win-win situation, where you not only possess an in-depth knowledge of Computer Hardware and Software, gain a deep knowledge of OS, Cloud Computing, DBMS, Data Analytics, and master Networking and Algorithms? Then, Information Science and Engineering is the right course for you.
Among all the branches in Engineering, the two most popular ones are Computer Science Engineering and Information Science Engineering. Both are interesting courses and offer many job opportunities. They are almost similar in terms of the syllabus covered in undergraduate studies, except for a few subjects. While Computer Science is more research-oriented learning, Information Science is industry-oriented.
Information Science Engineering is the branch of engineering which deals with the categorization, collection, storage, and restoration of information. It also deals with the processing and interpretation of raw data, so that it can be used for a productive purpose. Information Science Engineering professionals deal with day-to-day situations in business and industry- like handling automation systems, managing real-time online systems, handling the database of the organization, etc.They manage the accounting system and decision support system of an organization. They monitor live projects. They administer e-commerce, e-business, e-learning, e-governance systems, etc.In short, Information Science focuses on the business applications of computer-related knowledge, to solve organizational problems and issues.
The field of Information Science has been the catalyst to make man’s life simpler and smoother. Technology has brought about a sea change in the way we do things, the way we function in our daily life. As such, Information Science is one of the most promising career fields, today. At the forefront of development in the Engineering field, Information Science field is taking giant strides, every year. As a result, it is offering an abundance of career opportunities to freshers, kickstarting their careers. Options are plenty, as there are many different domains to choose from – this ensures that a career in Information Science is never boring! Considering the fact that a large part of this field revolves around data, wherever data transfer is happening, Information Science Engineers are always in demand. Besides data management, you also get to solve networking and security issues. You are this ‘much-in-demand person’ – whenever any employee in your organization faces any technological issue, you are the troubleshooter!
India’s digital economy is on a roll, with the market projected to reach USD 1 trillion, by 2025. It is predicted that job opportunities for Information Science, Computer Science, and other technology-related majors will undergo a 13% growth between 2016 and 2026. As an Information Science Engineer, you can be involved in the development of application software such as those used in e-commerce, accounting, database management, customer relations, etc. You can also play a big role in developing mobile application software such as the Uber App, Swiggy App, and the numerous apps that you use in your daily life. You can find roles that involve installing, testing, running, and maintaining software systems and networks.
So, a degree in Information Science and Engineering will ensure that you have nothing to worry about when it comes to job availability and a good pay package.
At MVJCE, the guiding principle is ‘Each and every student has enormous potential which can be brought out and honed, to benefit society. Hence, every student will be personally guided by Professors who hand-hold you, right from the moment you enter the College.