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Data Science MSc

University of Surrey
Program overview
1-2 Years
Full time
Master's degree
Scholarships available
Webinars
11/25/2020
Webinars
2/17/2021
Webinars
6/16/2021
English
Start dates
Guildford
22,400 GBP
February 2021

Program description

Data Science MSc

Collecting, managing and analysing data is essential across many sectors – from finance to politics, and advertising to healthcare. This course will give you the advanced computation and mathematics skills you’ll need to work in the growing field of data science.

Designed in collaboration with industry and drawing on our leading research, our Data Science MSc will prepare you for a career as a data scientist, data analyst, data engineer, data architect or a business analyst.

This course uniquely addresses the fundamentals of data as well as the technical considerations needed to handle data with increasing scale and complexity.

Admission requirements

A minimum of a 2:2 UK honours degree in either Computer Science, Electrical or Electronic Engineering, Mathematics, Physics, related disciplines with demonstrable exposure to programming and mathematics, or other alternative subjects related to data analysis, data science or informatics, or a recognised equivalent international qualification. We'll also consider relevant work experience if you don't meet these requirements.

English language requirements

IELTS Academic: 6.5 overall with 6.0 in writing and 5.5 in each other component.

For more information about admission requirements, please visit the university website.


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Program content

Data Science MSc (Full-time)

Year 1

  • Computational intelligence
  • Data science principles and practices
  • Database systems
  • Information security management
  • Internet of things
  • Machine learning and data mining
  • Practical business analytics
  • Ai and ai programming
  • Cloud computing
  • Data science principles and practices
  • Information security for business and government
  • Machine learning and data mining
  • Natural language processing
  • Practical business analytics
  • Msc dissertation
  • Msc dissertation

Data Science MSc (Full-time with placement – 2 Years)

  • Cloud computing
  • Information security for business and government
  • Ai and ai programming
  • Machine learning and data mining
  • Practical business analytics
  • Data science principles and practices
  • Natural language processing
  • Practical business analytics
  • Database systems
  • Information security management
  • Internet of things
  • Computational intelligence
  • Data science principles and practices
  • Machine learning and data mining
  • Aligning business value with research and development
  • Msc dissertation
  • Professional postgraduate year report
  • Aligning business value with research and development
  • Msc dissertation
  • Professional postgraduate year report

Program delivery

The course is offered in full-time (1-year) and full-time (with placement (2-years)) study options.

Tuition fees

February 2021

Full-time / Full-time (with placement)

  • Tuition fees for UK/EU students: £9,500
  • Tuition fees for Overseas students: £21,700

October 2021

Full-time / Full-time (with placement)

  • Tuition fees for UK/EU students: £9,800
  • Tuition fees for Overseas students: £22,400

Scholarships & funding

Several scholarship options are available. Please check the university website for more information.

Career opportunities

Graduates of this course are in high demand across many sectors, and go on to roles such as data scientist, data analyst, data engineer, data architect or business analyst.

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About this institute

University of Surrey

University of Surrey

The University of Surrey is a global community of ideas and people, dedicated to life-changing education and research. With a beautiful and vibrant campus, we provide exceptional teaching and practical learning to inspire and empower our students for personal and...


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Contact info

University of Surrey

388 Stag Hill
GU2 7XH Guildford, Surrey
UK

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www.surrey.ac.uk


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