12 months
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12000 EUR/year
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About

The Big Data Analytics programme is a one year, full-time or two year, part-time programme offered by the Atlantic Technological University. It focuses on the processes involved in examining and interpreting large amounts of data of a variety of types to uncover hidden patterns, unknown correlations and other useful information.

Overview

From banking and financial services to retail and healthcare, as well as life sciences, the opportunities in big data analytics are expanding all the time, and this Big Data Analytics programme at the Atlantic Technological University provides you with excellent qualifications to make the most of the ever increasing opportunities. 

Career Pathways

The main employers are:

  • Companies in business & computing
  • Finance Companies of all types
  • Health Care Providers, Logistics, Retail

Graduate careers typically include:

  • Business Intelligence Analyst
  • Data Analyst
  • Data Scientist
  • Data Engineer
  • Data Analytics Consultant
  • Operations Analyst
  • Marketing Analyst
  • Data Project Manager
  • Logistics Specialist

Programme Structure

  • After all, your skills can provide competitive advantage for businesses including more effective marketing and increased revenue which is why more and more companies have moved into the field, harnessing talents such as yours to exploit the huge volumes of data now available.
  • The opportunities for successful graduates exist in companies running large database systems, as well as the payment card industry and financial services. Roles typically include becoming a data storage manager, data analyst or data scientist.

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

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Credits

60 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Student insurance

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  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Level 8 Honours Degree in Computing, or equivalent, second class honours (2.2), or Higher Diploma in Computing (Conversion Course into Computing)
  • Non computing applicants must have a minimum of 30 ECT credits in Computing or Computing related modules, or computer industry experience
  • If you do not have an honours degree but have relevant experience you may also be eligible to apply via Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)
  • Applicants may also attend a one week bridging course where necessary

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    12000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12000 EUR per year during 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    5750 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5750 EUR per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Letterkenny

650 - 1000 EUR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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