Taught course

Applied Data Science and Statistics

Institution
University of Exeter · College of Engineering, Mathematics and Physical Sciences
Qualifications
MSc

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Entry requirements

A good degree (normally a 2:2).

Successful applicants will usually have at least an A-level or equivalent in Mathematics and/or have received quantitative skills training as part of their undergraduate programme, or possess relevant professional experience.

Prior experience of coding is not necessary on this course.

For full information, including English language requirements and international equivalencies, please visit our website.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

  • Designed for those wanting to work with and derive meaning from data, but without prior experience of programming
  • Explore a wide variety of applications to prepare you for a career working with data in a wide variety of sectors
  • Graduate with the capability to extract otherwise-hidden information within data and use it to make informed decisions, with the skills needed to enter a Data Scientist or Analyst role
  • Learn a variety of languages essential to Data Science, including R and Python
  • Work with data and gain the ability to perform statistical analysis to answer questions, and understand how to interpret and communicate results in the presence of bias and uncertainty.

Information for international students

Further information for international students can be found on our dedicated international page.

Fees and funding

UK students
http://www.exeter.ac.uk/postgraduate/courses/mathematics/appdatamod/#fees
International students
http://www.exeter.ac.uk/postgraduate/courses/mathematics/appdatamod/#fees

We invest heavily in scholarships for talented prospective Masters students. This is in addition to the UK Government’s Postgraduate Loan Scheme. For information on how you can fund your postgraduate degree at the University of Exeter, please visit the postgraduate study pages on our website.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Name
Enquiries Team
Email
emps@exeter.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0) 1392 724061