Taught course

Data Science Professional Doctorate

University of East London · School of Architecture, Computing and Engineering - ACE
DProf by taught

Entry requirements

Minimum 2:1 with honours Bachelor of Arts (BA) or Bachelor of Science (BSc) from the UK, taught in English in a Physcial Science, Electrical/Electronic/Communication Engineering or Humanities and Social Science related subject.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

The Professional Doctorate in Data Science is aimed at professionals who wish to enhance and/or validate data-centric, evidence-based approaches within their chosen career through a combination of taught modules and doctoral research. A cross-disciplinary approach is central to the delivery of this programme and is therefore suitable for professionals in a broad range of professional disciplines and areas of employment.
The taught modules on this programme are available to be taken as credit-bearing short courses by suitably qualified individuals.

Modules include:

  • Advanced Decision Making (taught element)
  • Applied Research Tools and Techniques (taught)
  • Data Ecology (taught)
  • Planning for Doctoral Research
  • Qualitative Data Analysis
  • Research Method for Technologists (taught)
  • Spatial Data Analysis (taught)
  • Work-based Project Review (taught).

Information for international students

Overall IELTS 7.0 with a minimum of 6.5 in Writing, Speaking, Reading and Listening (or recognised equivalent).

Fees and funding

UK students
International students

Qualification and course duration

DProf by taught

part time
72 months
full time
36 months

Course contact details

Applicant Enquiries
0208 223 3333
0208 223 2978