Department of Data Science and Engineering IISER Bhopal

Department Vision

The Department of DSE @ IISER Bhopal's vision is to make leaders in Data Science to meet the growing demand for Data Scientists and Data Engineers in India and worldwide. The vision is to ensure the students have strong fundamentals in theory, hands-on practise in various data science related tools and technologies, and domain knowledge in natural science, economic science, mathematics and engineering science. The fusion of domain knowledge with data science tools and technologies is the uniqueness of DSE@IISERB.

Director's Message

IISER Bhopal recognised the importance for Data Science and started one of India’s first undergraduate program in Data Science and Engineering (DSE) during Aug 2019. The most significant aspect of DSE program includes, a mixture of ENGG, SCIENCE and ECONOMICS students studying together in a classroom sharing their knowledge and experience, bringing in TRULY interdisciplinary study and research for a bright future in developing disruptive technology in the world.


The crowd and mask monitoring system developed by the DSE faculty has appeared in several news media.

The Hindu BusinessLine, The Financial Express, Hindustan Times, The Economic Times