Data Analytics (Distance Learning), M.Sc. | Part time online | University of Huddersfield | United Kingdom
24 months
660 GBP/module
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The M.Sc in Data Analytics (Distance Learning) at University of Huddersfield is designed to meet the demand for a new kind of IT specialist with the skills and knowledge in data science.

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Key Facts about the Data Analytics (Distance Learning) course at University of Huddersfield

With data science lauded as the answer to the COVID-19 recovery, organisations are planning to significantly increase their data science headcount this year. This is according to the latest research from Le Wagon, an educational leader in data science bootcamps.*

In order to address these demands, given the large amount of data collected by all kinds of organisations, the course aims to equip you with an understanding of:

  • statistics
  • data mining techniques
  • big data and associated file systems
  • complex data visualisation

Our aim is for you to graduate from this course with the ability to combine this knowledge to provide solutions to relevant stakeholders to improve their decision making process based on novel solutions proposed by analysing and visualising complex datasets.

The course seeks to develop the ability to critically evaluate existing and emerging Data Science technology, apply knowledge, understanding and analytical and design skills in support of analytical and big data problems.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  •  Effective Research and Professional Practice
  •  Data Analysis and Statistics 
  • Data Visualisation 
  • Databases for Large Data-sets 
  • Data Mining 
  • Big Data Analytics 
  • Machine Learning 
  • Case Studies in Data Analytics and Artificial Intelligence 
  • Individual Project

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


IELTS admission requirements IELTS


180 alternative credits



Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS

Other requirements

General requirements

Entry requirements for this course are normally:

  • A BSc, BEng or BA Honours degree (2:2 or above) or equivalent professional qualification in any subject.
  • Applicants with other appropriate professional qualifications and/or experience will be considered on an individual basis.

Tuition Fee

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  • National

    660 GBP/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 660 GBP per module during 24 months.
  • the part-time tuition fee for UK postgraduate students on this course will be £660 per 15 credit module and £1,320 per 30 credit module.


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