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Genomics Data Science

National University of Ireland, Galway

12 months
Duration
24140 EUR/year
7760 EUR/year
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About

Combining elements of genetics, statistical science, data analytics, machine learning, bioinformatics and computational biology, the Genomics Data Science programme of the National University of Ireland, Galway will provide graduates with a highly marketable and transferable set of data science skills as well as specialist knowledge of and experience in the application of these skills.

Overview

About Genomics Data Science programme of the National University of Ireland, Galway

Graduates will be well placed to seek employment in a wide range of industries that employ genomics technologies, including biotechnology and pharmaceutical R&D, as well as clinical healthcare. Graduates will also have the option to pursue PhD research, for example in the NUI Galway-led SFI Centre for Research Training in Genomics Data Science (genomicsdatascience.ie). Given the highly transferrable and sought after nature of the data science skills learned, graduates may also choose to enter data analyst or data scientist roles in non-genomics domains.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Programming for Biology
  • Statistics Computing with R
  • Probability for genomics
  • Molecular and Cellular Biology
  • Optimisation

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

90 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants must have achieved a first or strong second class honours degree in a quantitative discipline. Qualifying degrees include, but are not limited to, mathematics, physics, statistics, computer science, and engineering (biomedical or electronic/computer engineering).

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    24140 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 24140 EUR per year during 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    7760 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7760 EUR per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Galway

800 - 1100 EUR /month
Living costs

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Funding

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