24 months
26700 GBP/year
11700 GBP/year
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Learn about key approaches in applied maths and data science that can be integrated to solve real-world problems through this MSc in Mathematics with Data Science for Industry Including Placement Year from University of Bath.

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The cutting edge of the application of mathematics in industry combines modelling, analysis and interpretation using methods from applied mathematics and the rapidly growing area of data science. This Mathematics with Data Science for Industry Including Placement Year  course from University of Bath  is for you if you're interested in applying maths, statistics and computer science to solve complex problems in industry.

Course highlights

  • Study a wide range of taught units in applied maths techniques, mathematical modelling, data science, machine learning and scientific communication.
  • Gain real-world experience from group projects with other students and the opportunity to work on a project with one of our industrial partners.
  • Projects and modules benefit from our research specialisms, including industrial applied maths, probability, scientific computing, machine learning, dynamical systems, asymptotics, imaging, modelling of waves and fluids, and mathematical biology.

Working with industry

A key element of the course is the opportunity to work on a real project with one of our industry partners. This may include some time based at an external company. Some of our current industry partners include the Met Office, Barclays, Emerson Roxar and Raytheon. Industry projects give direct experience of the problem solving process, including:

  • Identifying the problem and translating it into mathematical language
  • Processing and analysing relevant data
  • Solving the mathematical problem
  • Communicating the results to the client

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Mathematical modelling for industry
  • Principles of industrial collaboration and problem solving
  • Machine learning 
  • Industrial applications of mathematics
  • Collaborative industrial research
  • Statistical modelling

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
First Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • You should have a first or strong second-class bachelor’s honours degree or international equivalent.

  • To apply for this course, you should have an undergraduate degree in mathematics, physics or engineering.  
  • We will also consider those with an undergraduate degree in other disciplines provided there is a substantial mathematical component.
  • We may make an offer based on a lower grade if you can provide evidence of your suitability for the degree.
  • If your first language is not English but within the last 2 years you completed your degree in the UK you may be exempt from our English language requirements.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    26700 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 26700 GBP per year during 24 months.
  • National

    11700 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11700 GBP per year during 24 months.
  • Home placement fee: £3,250
  • Overseas placement fee: £7,415

Living costs for Bath

808 - 1228 GBP /month
Living costs

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


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