Taught course

Data Science

Institution
Swansea University · Department of Computer Science
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

Minimum 2:1 (or equivalent) in computer science or a related discipline. Candidates with a 2:2 will be considered if they have relevant background. English language requirements IELTS 6.0 (with a minimum of 5.5 in each component) or Swansea University recognised equivalent.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Take advantage of one of our 100 master’s scholarships to study at Swansea University, the Times Good University Guide’s Welsh University of the Year 2017. Postgraduate loans are also available to English and Welsh domiciled students. For more information on fees and funding please visit our website.

This programme aims to equip students with a solid grounding in data science concepts and technologies for extracting information and constructing knowledge from data. Students will study the computational principles, methods, and systems for a variety of real world applications that require mathematical foundations, programming skills, critical thinking, and ingenuity. Development of research skills will be an essential element of the programme so that students can bring a critical perspective to current data science discipline and apply this to future developments in a rapidly changing technological environment.

Information for international students

Since its foundation in 1920, Swansea University has embraced opportunities to think globally. The vibrant mix of nationalities and cultures on campus greatly enriches our learning and teaching environment. We understand the type of support our international students need to help them settle into student life in a new country.

Fees and funding

You may be eligible for funding to help support your study. To find out more about scholarships, bursaries and other funding opportunities that are available please visit the University's scholarships and bursaries page.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Department of Computer Science
Email
compsci-admissions@swansea.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)1792 602022