Data Science and Analytics, M.Sc. | University Kebangsaan Malaysia | Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
12 months
Duration
2288 USD/year
1415 USD/year
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Tuition fee
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Start date

About

Data Science and Analytics from Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia is a multidisciplinary field of study that involves scientific methods, processes and systems in extracting both explicit and implicit information from a variety of data structures.  

Overview

Data Science and Analytics from Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia combines the knowledge of mathematics and statistics, programming and data analytics. This master program offers a variety of courses with emphasis on data analytics.  

Careers

Candidates are free to choose from three different learning modules: Data Computing, Data Analytic, and Finance & Business Analytic to match their interests and career paths. The aim of the program is to produce knowledgeable, ethical and competitive graduates who can contribute to the nations.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Investment Analysis and Portfolio Management
  • Issues in Risk Management and Insurance
  • Data Science
  • Machine Learning
  • Unstructured Data Analytics
  • Data Visualization and Communication
  • Business Analytics
  • Mathematical Statistics with Computing
  • Data Management
  • Multicriteria Decision Making
  • Data Mining
  • Statistical Methods for Computational Biology

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree in relevant field with minimum CGPA 2.50 or equivalent, from any institutions of higher learning  recognized by the UKM Senate; or
    • Bachelor’s Degree in relevant field with minimum CGPA 2.00 – 2.49 or equivalent, with minimum of 5 years working experience or research project in relevant field. Proof of the working experience of a foreign candidate should be acknowledge by the embassy of the respective country; 
    • An international student shall obtain minimum results of TOEFL iBT score 46 / IELTS band 5.5 / CEFR band B2 / MUET band 3 (An international student who comes from a country where English is the official language, or who has obtained academic qualifications from any institution of higher learning that uses English as the medium of instruction may be exempted from the requirement for TOEFL / IELTS / MUET); and
    • Fulfill other requirements prescribed by the UKM Senate from time to time.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    2288 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2288 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    1415 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1415 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National RM 6,450
    • International RM 10,430

Living costs for Kuala Lumpur

2210 - 3815 MYR /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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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