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Data Science

Robert Gordon University

Master
12 months
Duration
16950 GBP/year
5500 GBP/year
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About

This MSc Data Science course offered at the Robert Gordon University produces specialist Data Scientists who can design and implement computer-analytics and visualisation solutions for industry. With an emphasis on Big Data, you will gain an understanding of the needs of businesses and how to manage requirements in this emerging international area of focus for companies, governments and economies.

Overview

At the Robert Gordon University studying the MSc Data Science focuses on Big Data, traditional and unconventional data management, including acquisition, storage, warehousing, analytics and visualisation tools and techniques. You’ll put these skills into practice in our state-of-the-art facilities.

Importantly, the course satisfies industry’s demand for Data Scientists who have the ability to relate key performance indicators, and contribute to business decision-making at a high level – giving you an advantage in the job market.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Data Mining
  • Advanced Data Management
  • Data Warehousing
  • Information Retrieval Systems
  • Professional Development and Research Skills
  • Big Data Analytics and Visualisation
  • Data Science Development
  • Advanced Data Science

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 28 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

195 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
Lower Second Class

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
88
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants normally hold a 2:2 undergraduate honours degree or its equivalent in Mathematics, Statistics, Computing or any other analytical discipline.
  • Applicants with a lower degree classification and / or relevant work experience will be considered on a case by case basis.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    16950 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 16950 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    5500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 5500 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.

Rest of UK Students

Full-time

  • £6,920 entire course

Part-time

  • £2,750 year 1,2
  • £1,420 year 3

International Students

Part-time

  • £5,610 year 1,2
  • £3,730 year 3

Funding

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