24 months
36800 AUD/year
32400 AUD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


There's never been a better time to build new skills and follow your passion. Apply now to secure your place for this Master of Data Science from La Trobe University.

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Boost your career in the dynamic field of data science with his Master of Data Science from La Trobe University

Organisations in every industry are asking big questions. With a Master of Data Science under your belt, you’ll have the skills to help answer them.

Data science professionals are in high demand in today's data-driven world. Whether you're already working in data science, or you're ready to make a career change, our Master of Data Science prepares you for a successful career in this exciting field.

Designed in collaboration with our industry partners, this degree gives you the knowledge, skills and hands-on experience to transition from university to the workplace. And with two early exit points along the way, you can be sure that every subject is contributing to your career.

Career outcomes

After graduation, you could work across a range of industries, including business and finance, science, education, health, and sports.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Database Fundamentals 
  • Object-Oriented Programming Fundamentals 
  • Mathematics for Data Science 
  • Probability and Statistics for Data Science 
  • Big Data Management of the Cloud  
  • Data Exploration and Visualisation  

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

La Trobe University assesses applications on a rolling basis which means you can apply for the next upcoming intake or available future intakes.


240 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS code: 092396B  

  • Successful completion of an Australian bachelor degree (or equivalent).

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    36800 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 36800 AUD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    32400 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 32400 AUD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Melbourne

1501 - 2659 AUD /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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