Applied Data Analytics

Australian National University

Master On Campus
18 months
48384 AUD/year
32256 AUD/year
Tuition fee
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The Applied Data Analytics program at the Australian National University is a degree that provides students with exposure to best practice in data analytics and cutting edge courses in areas of relevance to data analytics practitioners.


The Applied Data Analytics program at the Australian National University will be taught in intensive blended mode with students expected to be enrolled part-time.

During this degree, students will have:

  • An opportunity to deepen knowledge in one of the three areas of computation, statistics, or social science.
  • Professional development for practicing data analytics professionals.
  • The opportunity to undertake research of professional relevance. 

    Learning Outcomes

  • Select, adapt, apply, and communicate advanced data analytics methods and techniques;
  • Apply data analytics to decision making about policy, business and service delivery;
  • Examine current issues in data analytics using leading-edge research and practices in the field;
  • Demonstrate strong cognitive, technical, and communication skills to work independently and collaboratively to collect, process, interpret and communicate the outcomes of data analytics problems; and
  • Communicate complex data analytics outcomes to diverse audiences.

Career Options

Graduates from ANU have been rated as Australia's most employable graduates and among the most sought after by employers worldwide.

The latest Global Employability University Ranking, published by the Times Higher Education, rated ANU as Australia's top university for getting a job for the fourth year in a row.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Data Mining
  • Data Wrangling
  • Using Data to Answer Policy Questions and Evaluate Policy
  • Principles of Mathematical Statistics
  • Graphical Data Analysis

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines




72 alternative credits


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.

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.
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).
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.
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Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS: 097058B

  • A Bachelor degree with Honours or international equivalent with a minimum GPA of 5.0/7.0
  • Or a Bachelor degree or international equivalent with a minimum GPA of 5.0/7.0, plus at least 3 years of relevant work experience. 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    48384 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 48384 AUD per year and a duration of 18 months.
  • National

    32256 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 32256 AUD per year and a duration of 18 months.


  • ANU offers a wide range of scholarships to students to assist with the cost of their studies.
  • Eligibility to apply for ANU scholarships varies depending on the specifics of the scholarship and can be categorised by the type of student you are.  Specific scholarship application process information is included in the relevant scholarship listing.

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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Applied Data Analytics
Australian National University


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