Taught course

Data Science

University of Sussex · Mathematics

Entry requirements

You should normally have an upper second-class (2.1) undergraduate honours degree or above in engineering, science, computing, mathematics or life sciences. You may also be considered for the course if you have other professional qualifications or experience of equivalent standing.

Months of entry


Course content

Are you interested in data science and its application to sciences and technology? Do you want to work in industry or plan to pursue further study?

The acquisition of large datasets is now common in academic science and industrial practice. On this MSc, you’ll learn about the theory and practice of state-of-the-art data science with applications ranging from mathematics to physics, and from biology to computer science. You’ll develop the skills to provide appropriate and up-to-date tools to deal with datasets.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

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

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