24 months
29616 AUD/year
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The Master of Data Science programme from Charles Darwin University will further develop your technical and analytical skills needed to manage and interpret useful insights from massive data sets.


This qualification complements the following multi-disciplinary areas:

  • computer science
  • information technology
  • information systems
  • statistics
  • mathematics
  • engineering or a program with substantial quantitative competencies.

Your coursework will also include a project-based assessment allowing you to focus on what you are passionate about.

Professional recognition

The Data Science programme from Charles Darwin University  is accredited by Australia Computer Society at the level of professional and therefore recognised internationally under the Seoul Accord.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Software Now
  •  Foundations of Data Science
  • Algorithms and Complexity
  • Database concepts
  • Principles of Computing Systems
  • Business Intelligence and Data Mining
  • Project Management, Risk and Reliability
  • Advanced Data Management

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months
  • Part-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


160 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Successful completion of a recognised bachelor degree or equivalent international qualification.
  • Applicants who have completed the CDU International Masters Qualifying Program (ZMQP01) or the Accelerated International Masters Qualifying Program (ZAMQP1) are eligible for entry.
  • CRICOS 103122M

Tuition Fee

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    29616 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 29616 AUD per year during 24 months.

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