M.Sc. On Campus

Data Science

Middlesex University

12 months
15300 GBP/year
10500 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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All industries now utilise data and Data-Science and Data-Analytics are increasingly identified as key industrial activities. This Data Science MSc course at the Middlesex University is designed to give you the skills to step into a career as a Data Scientist in a wide range of industries and companies.


Why study MSc Data Science course at Middlesex University?

This Data Science MSc course at the Middlesex University has been designed to offer those with a familiarity in maths, science or computing an opportunity to develop a key set of skills for future employment in a way that builds on your existing knowledge and skill base. Upon completing the course, you will be ready to fulfil the requirements of a Data Scientist.

You will focus on the intertwining areas of machine learning, visual analytics and data governance, and be able to strike a balance between theoretical underpinnings, practical hands-on experience, and acquisition of industrially-relevant languages and packages. You will also be exposed to cutting-edge contemporary research activity within data science that will equip you with the potential to pursue a research-based career, and, in particular, further PhD study at Middlesex.

Course Highlights

  • Explore theoretical and practical aspects with industry-recognised skills
  • Study a course that is unique in its fusion of machine-learning, visual analytics and corporate data governance
  • Equip yourself to apply machine learning and visual analytics to any data source

Career Opportunities

  • Upon completing the course, you will be well placed to step into a career as a data scientist in a wide range of industries and companies.
  • You could also consider continuing your studies to PhD level.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Modelling, Regression and Machine Learning
  • Visual Data Analysis 
  • Applied Data Analytics: Tools, Practical Big Data Handling, Cloud Distribution 
  • Legal, Ethical and Security Aspects of Data Management 
  • Individual Data Science Project 

Key information


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

Start dates & application deadlines

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    • We recommend applying as early as possible for your chosen postgraduate course to ensure you are granted a place. 


180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A 2:2 honours degree in a related subject, such as those providing a significant exposure to information technology.
  • Applicants with degrees in other fields who can demonstrate relevant industrial experience may also be considered.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    15300 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15300 GBP for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    10500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10500 GBP for the full programme during 12 months.

Living costs for London

1137 - 2157 GBP /month
Living costs

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


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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