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M.Sc. On Campus

Data Science

The University of Exeter

12 months
Duration
24500 GBP/year
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About

The Data Science programme from The University of Exeter is designed for those interested in learning the underpinning theory of Data Science together with methods for implementation and application

Overview

  • Explore mathematical and computational techniques for Data Science, building on your existing scientific and/or mathematical knowledge
  • At the Data Science programme from The University of Exeter you will study network analysis, text analysis and machine vision as well as social contexts, governance and ethical considerations
  • Build upon your existing coding skills and handle complex data sets, learning multiple methods of analysis and efficient approaches to visualisation and presentation
  • Undertake a project where you’ll develop skills and pursue ideas in a specific area of interest, with the support of your academic supervisor.

Careers

Data Science is changing the way people do business. Mountains of previously uncollectable data, generated by huge growth in online activity and appliance connectivity, is becoming available to businesses in every sector. The opportunities for businesses and individuals who can manage, manipulate and extract insights from these enormous data sets are limitless. A direct result of this is the dramatic increase in demand for individuals with the skills to turn this information into insight is outstripping supply.

Graduate destinations

Whether you’re looking to take your career in a new direction or for an MSc that will sit alongside your undergraduate degree to land you an exhilarating graduate job, you’re unlikely to find a better choice than Data Science.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Data Science
  • Machine Learning
  • Learning from Data
  • Data Science Research Project
  • Digital Business Models
  • Statistical Data Modelling
  • Nature-Inspired Computation

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Whilst we don’t have a formal deadline for application, we encourage you to apply as soon as possible.

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Candidates are required to have at least a 2:1 degree in a strongly numerate subject (e.g. computer science, mathematics, physics) and must be able to show evidence of good programming ability in a recognised modern computer language. Candidates may be interviewed by video conference to assess their programming ability and suitability for the course.
  • The Python programming language is used extensively during this course and applicants with experience in other languages will be asked to learn basic Python before commencing the course.
  • We may consider applications with non-standard qualifications where there is evidence of exceptional performance in modules relevant to the programme of study, significant relevant work experience, or relevant professional qualifications.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    24500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 24500 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    11500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11500 GBP per year during 12 months.

UK fees per year:

  • £5,750 part-time
International fees per year:
  • £12,250 part-time

Living costs for Exeter

649 - 1087 GBP /month
Living costs

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Funding

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