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About

In the coming years we will see major changes in the world of work. One of these changes will be a huge increase in demand for data scientists. This MSc Behavioural Economics and Data Science at the University of East Anglia will prepare you for a career as a data scientist so that you can help meet this change in demand.   

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Overview

In the coming years we will see major changes in the world of work.  One of these changes will be a huge increase in demand for data scientists.  This MSc Behavioural Economics and Data Science  at the University of East Anglia  will prepare you for a career as a data scientist so that you can help meet this change in demand.

In this MSc, there is a focus on particular types of application: data science techniques are combined with the area of Behavioural Economics, in which the School of Economics at UEA has a world-class reputation.

Careers

Having completed this MSc, your Employability prospects will be strong.  Policy-makers in government are increasingly turning to behavioural economics for insights into decision-making behaviour, insights that inform our understanding of how individuals, groups and markets operate.   Private Sector organisations specialising in Behavioural Economics research are also a growing phenomenon.

You could also take your skills into banking and finance, healthcare, regulation, human resources or executive management.  You could also progress to PhD study.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Economic Concepts
  • Econometric Methods
  • Data Mining
  • Programming and Analytics for Behavioural Economists
  • Behavioural Consumer Analytics
  • Information Visualisation
  • Financial Mathematics
  • Risk Management and Trading

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelors degree (minimum 2.2 or equivalent)
  • Applicants should normally have a good undergraduate degree from a recognised higher education institution. The University will also take into account the employment experience of applicants where relevant.
  • English proficiency

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    19000 GBP/year
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    Based on the tuition of 19000 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    9800 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9800 GBP per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Norwich

609 - 1044 GBP /month
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Funding

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