Taught course

Data and Decision Analytics

University of Southampton · School of Mathematics

Entry requirements

An upper-second class degree (or equivalent overseas qualification approved by the University) in a relevant discipline which must include some quantitative training.

Months of entry


Course content

This programme will equip you with the ideal skill sets in mathematical modelling, statistical analysis, and computation, to help make better decisions based on data. You’ll be prepared to pursue a wide variety of career opportunities in commercial companies or the public sector. The summer project is a highlight, with the option to bid for an external project. This work brings you into early contact with senior management and can offer opportunities for rapid career advancement.

Information for international students

IELTS language requirements: 6.5 overall, with minimum 6.0 in reading, writing, listening and speaking. For information on other accepted English language tests, please see the website.

Fees and funding

UK students
International students

A variety of scholarships, grants and bursaries may be available to help you fund your master’s study, both from the University and from other organisations. Please check the website for more information.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

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

Course contact details

Postgraduate Admissions Enquiries
+44 (0)23 8059 7385