A 2:1 BSc honours degree, or international equivalent, in:
- computer science
- an engineering discipline
Applicants with lower or non-standard qualifications and relevant industrial experience will be considered on an individual basis.
Months of entry
Our Data Science MSc gives you the knowledge, experience, and expertise to solve real-world problems and realise data-driven insights for organisations.
Data Science is revolutionising every area of science, engineering and commerce. It offers the potential for huge societal and economic benefits. The Data Science MSc was created in collaboration with a number of high profile industry leaders to address the skills shortage in data analytics. The course brings together students and industry practitioners in a setting which new technologies are developed and translated into industry practise.
What you'll learn
Through this course you'll receive a comprehensive grounding in theory and application of data science. You'll develop the multi-disciplinary combination of skills in statistics and computer science. You'll also gain the ability to apply these skills to real problems in a given application area.
Topics covered in the course include:
- data visualization
- cloud computing
- Bayesian statistics
- machine learning
Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
- Dr Matthew Forshaw