Taught course

Applied Data Science (Environment and Sustainability)

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.

Months of entry

September

Course content

  • Develop an understanding of state-of-the-art modelling, emergent data science techniques, and explore economic, environmental, and societal issues surrounding sustainability practices and policies
  • Based at our stunning Penryn Campus in Cornwall and hosted by the University’s Environment and Sustainability Institute, which leads cutting-edge research on problems of environmental change
  • Be exposed to a wide variety of data and data analytics approaches with opportunities to work with industry, charities, or the public sector
  • Gain the skills and experience you need to succeed in the demanding and fast growing data analytics sectors particularly in relation to sustainability

Information for international students

English language requirements
  • IELTS
    Overall score 6.5. No less than 6.0 in any section.
  • TOEFL
    Overall score 90 with minimum scores of 21 for writing, 21 for listening, 22 for reading and 23 for speaking.
  • Pearson
    58 with no less than 55 in all communicative skills.

Please visit our entry requirements section for equivalencies from your country and further information on English language requirements.

Fees and funding

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

The University of Exeter is offering scholarships to the value of over £4 million for students starting with us in September 2021. Details of scholarships, including our Global Excellence scholarships and GREAT scholarships (British Council and the GREAT Britain Campaign) for international fee paying students, can be found on our dedicated funding page.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    full time
    12 months
    • Distance learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Name
Dr Markus Mueller
Email
pg-ad@exeter.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0) 1392 724061