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Data Science, Master

  • Application Deadline
  • 18 months
    Duration
University rank #25 (QS) ,
At The University of Hong Kong, we offer a master The Department of Statistics and Actuarial Science and Department of Computer Science jointly offer a postgraduate curriculum leading to the degree of Master of Data Science, with two study modes: the one and a half academic years' full-time mode and the two and a half academic years' part-time mode.  

About

We offer a master degree in Data Science at The University of Hong Kong. The curriculum is designed to provide graduates with training in the principles and practice of data science.  Candidates should have knowledge of calculus and algebra, computer programming and introductory statistics and should have taken at least one university or post-secondary certificate course in each of these three subjects or related areas.

Programme Structure

Mode of Attendance

  • Full Time (one and a half years, including daytime, evenings and weekends)
  • Part Time (two and a half years, including evenings and weekends)

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    Full-time
    • Full-time duration 18 months
    • Duration description

      Full Time (one and a half years, including daytime, evenings and Saturdays)

    Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 30 months
    • Duration description

      Part Time (two and a half years, including evenings and Saturdays)

  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

General Requirements

  • A Bachelor's degree with Honours or an equivalent qualification; and
  • Applicants should have taken at least one university or post-secondary certificate course in each of the following three subjects (calculus and algebra, computer programming and introductory statistics) or related areas.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    21800 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 21800 USD per year and a duration of 18 months.
  • National

    5367 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 5367 USD per year and a duration of 18 months.
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Local Students

  • 42,100 HK$
Non-local Students
  • 171,000 HK$

Living costs for Hong Kong

  • 13720 - 23420 HKD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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