12 months
80527 USD/year
80527 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Data Science programme at Brown University offers a master's program that will prepare students from a wide range of disciplinary backgrounds for distinctive careers in Data Science.


Rooted in a research collaboration among four very strong academic departments, the master's program offers a rigorous, distinctive, and attractive education for people building careers in Data Science at Brown University

Big data is generating a fundamental revolution in many scholarly and intellectual endeavors. Large scale data sets come from digitized analog content created over centuries as well as new data from a large number of sources such as remote sensing, mobile devices, genomic studies, brain images, massive administrative databases, simulation runs, retail transactions, and cameras.

Career prospects:

The program's course structure, including the capstone experience, will ensure that the students meet the goals of acquiring and integrating foundational knowledge for data science, applying this understanding in relation to specific problems, and appreciating the broader ramifications of data–driven approaches to human activity.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Probability, Statistics, and Machine Learning.
  • Statistical Learning.
  • Deep Learning and Special Topics in Data Science
  • Data and Society
  • Data Engineering

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Personal Statement: 1000-1500 word personal statement that gives your reasons to pursue graduate work in the field of your study.
  • Recommendations: Three (3) recommendations required
  • TOEFL/IELTS: Required for any non-native English speaker who does not have a degree from an institution where English is the sole language of instruction or from a University in the following countries: Australia, Bahamas, Botswana, Cameroon, Canada (except Quebec), Ethiopia, Ghana, Ireland, Kenya, Lesotho, Liberia, Malawi, New Zealand, Nigeria, Zimbabwe, South Africa, Sierra Leone, Swaziland, Tanzania, Gambia, Uganda, United Kingdom (England, Scotland, Northern Ireland, Wales), West Indies, Zambia).

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    80527 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 80527 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    80527 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 80527 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Providence

1030 - 1900 USD /month
Living costs

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


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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