Bachelor of Science in Information Science

Cornell University

Ithaca, New York, USA
Bachelor of Science in Information Science
Duration4 Years
LevelBachelors Program
  • Information Science majors combine technical expertise in computer science with the social sciences to study how people and societies interact with information
  • The BS in Information Science allows students to study the design and use of information systems in a social context
  • The focus of Information Science is on technological systems and their use, approached through an interdisciplinary approach with a variety of methodologies
  • The program offers concentrations in:
    • Behavioral Science
    • Data Science
    • Digital Culture and Production
    • Information Ethics, Law, and Policy
    • Interactive Technologies
    • Networks, Crowds, and Markets
    • UX (User Experience)
Fees componentsAmount
Tuition & fees4290839 INR
Hostel & Meals1101090 INR
Insurance250481 INR
Student Activity Fee20068 INR
Books, Supplies, Miscellaneous72508 INR
Health Fee33397 INR
Miscellaneous135494 INR
Total1613038 INR

Entry Criteria

Class 12thNo specific cutoff mentioned
  • Applicant must have passed class 12th exam with good grades
  • Recommended subjects: 16 units, including 1 of chemistry,1 of physics, and 4 of mathematics (2 of algebra, 1 of geometry, and 1 of calculus)
  • Recommended additional preparation: 
    • Computer science
    • A foreign language
    • Visits encouraged and information sessions recommended
    • Interviews are not offered
    • Problem solvers and innovators
    • Students with creative skills and a sense of adventure
    • Individuals who want to make a difference in the world and accomplish something of significance
    • Strong skills in math and science
ExamsTOEFL: Accepted
  • Recommended score is 100

IELTS: Accepted
  • Recommended score is 7.0

SAT: Accepted

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