12 months
Duration
14500 EUR/year
6250 EUR/year
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About

Data Analytics at the Technological University of the Shannon is the process of examining vast quantities of data, often referred to as Big Data, in order to draw conclusions and insights about the information they contain.  

Overview

At the core of the Data Analytics discipline is data. In this pillar, students will develop their skills in areas including database technologies, data manipulation languages including SQL and the R programming language.  

In order to understand the data, a range of techniques will be taught, including programming for Big Data, statistics and probabilities and the interpretation of data. Interwoven within these modules is the use of industry-standard data analytics software tools. The final pillar of the Data Analytics programme at the Technological University of the Shannon is analysis. In these modules, students will develop skills to become data-savvy practitioners, gaining insights into data from which strategic decisions can be made.

Career Prospects

As Data Analytics is a relatively new and emerging field, the application of analytics spans a vast range of industries including finance, marketing, healthcare and biopharma. Career opportunities for graduates of this programme include:

  • Data Analyst
  • Data Scientist
  • Performance and Analytics Analyst
  • Data Operations Analyst
  • Financial Market Analyst
  • Business Intelligence Analyst
  • Customer Insight Analyst

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Relational Databases  
  • Programming for Data Analytics  
  • Data Analytics 
  • Statistics for Data Analysis  
  • Interpretation of Data

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

60 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A Level 8 or equivalent honours degree in Business, Science or Engineering, with a minimum grade of 2.1 (60%), comprising of at least 30 ECTS credits in any combination of maths, computer science or engineering. In line with institute policies, non-native English speakers are required to have an IELTS level of 6.5 or higher. All applicants will be subject to an interview.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    14500 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14500 EUR for the full programme during 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    6250 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6250 EUR for the full programme during 12 months.

Living costs for Athlone

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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