12 months
25159 USD/year
5586 USD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


Review, inform and improve your knowledge and professional practice with this Master of Professional Studies (Data Science) from University of Auckland. 

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There are two different options to consider when choosing your postgraduate qualification in Data Science.

The Master of Professional Studies (Data Science) program from University of Auckland concentrates on the application of data management and data analysis skills to a professional domain, such as business.

The Master of Data Science is an advanced programme and takes the skills learned from your undergraduate degree in Data Science to the next level. You will be taught how to apply state-of-the-art techniques from computer science and statistics to real-world problems.


The professional programmes can sharpen the skills and knowledge necessary to pursue a career in your chosen field or progress your existing career. Completing an MProfStuds can make you readily identifiable as holding the skills to participate in your chosen field and contribute to its advancement.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Advanced Topics in Database Systems
  • Big Data Management
  • Uncertainty in Data
  • Advanced Machine Learning
  • Special Topic in Regression

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

You must have completed one of the following:

  • A four-year bachelors degree (which includes one year of postgraduate-level study)
  • A one-year postgraduate degree 
  • A bachelors degree and a one-year professional qualification or three years professional experience relevant to the area that you would like to study.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    25159 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 25159 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    5586 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5586 USD per year during 12 months.
  • Domestic: NZ$7,782 – $10,650
  • International: NZ$35,048 – $44,526

Living costs for Auckland

1400 - 2200 NZD /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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