A Seminar on “Big data and Artificial Intelligence” was delivered by Mrs. Anushree Raj, HOD – MSc. Big Data Analytics on Feb 6th for BCA and BSc students. She gave an insight on what is big data and the revolution of data towards machine learning and artificial intelligence. She explained students on how the new era of artificial intelligence is influencing the life of very individuals and asked them to upgrade themselves in the field of big data analytics and AI. Students were briefed on various career opportunities in the field of big data analytics and also drawn attention towards the skills essential to grab a variety of professional positions. She enlightened the students by introducing them the two courses, M.Sc. Big Data Analytics and Post Graduate Diploma in Business Data Analytics offered by the PG Department of Big Data Analytics at St Agnes Centre for Post Graduate Studies and Research, Mangaluru. The informative session made students motivated to take up one of these courses.