18 months
Duration
14084 CAD/year
4508 CAD/year
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About

Every day, huge amounts of data are generated by business, scientific, and social activity taking place all around us. We offer a master degree in Data Science at University of Waterloo. 

Overview

At University of Waterloo we offer a master degree in Data Science. 

Key Features 

  • With data coming from sensors, digital images, streaming video, satellite and medical imagery, and from interactions with cloud computing, data-driven approaches to decision making are being applied in areas as diverse as medicine, business, advertising, and entertainment.

Career Opportunities

  • Data Scientist
  • Machine Learning Engineer
  • Machine Learning Scientist
  • Applications Architect
  • Enterprise Architect
  • Data Architect
  • Infrastructure Architect
  • Data Engineer

Programme Structure

  • Waterloo has built an entrepreneurial ecosystem that propels students to transform and disrupt the status quo. 
  • We offer our graduate students opportunities to engage in experiential learning and connect with industry to support them in inquiry and impact-driven research. 
  • We have a wide range of professional and online programs that, alongside our research programs, support our students in the creation of personal, economic, and societal value.

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

45 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE®
Required

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A four-year Honours Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in data science, computer science, statistics, mathematics or a related field, with a minimum overall average of 78%.
  • Experience at the senior level in computer science or statistics.
  • Three references, at least two academic
  • Proof of English language proficiency, if applicable. TOEFL 90 (writing 25, speaking 25), IELTS 7.0 (writing 6.5, speaking 6.5)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    14084 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7042 CAD per semester during 18 months.
  • National

    4508 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2254 CAD per semester during 18 months.

Living costs for Waterloo

810 - 1447 CAD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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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