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Applied Data Science in Engineering

Glasgow Caledonian University

12 months
14500 GBP/year
7000 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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Applied Data Science in Engineering from Glasgow Caledonian University will ensure you will become a competent specialist in Engineering Informed Data Science (EIDS) tools and technologies (or solutions) for high-value, highly complex assets.  


At Applied Data Science in Engineering from Glasgow Caledonian University you will study a ground-breaking curriculum linked to industry digital engineering needs. You will learn to analyse complex systems and engineering assets, to deploy instrumentation as part of IIoT architectures, to store, manipulate and analyse big data effectively by implementing data visualisation techniques and producing digital twins capable of transforming data into actionable insights supporting informed engineering/business decisions.


When you graduate, you will be a competitive candidate for roles such as data analyst, data scientist, and data-enabled solutions designer for predictive capabilities targeted at complex assets.You might also want to pursue a career as a digital change leader for an engineering organisation bridging the knowledge gap between subject matter experts and domain knowledge, data scientists, data engineers and architects, IT/OT specialists and business owners.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Software Development for Data Science, 
  • Data Capture, 
  • System Health Management, 
  • Predictive Maintenance
  • IOT Framework Informatics, 
  • Data Visualisation, 
  • Digital Twins,

Key information


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

Start dates & application deadlines


180 alternative credits


On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • UK honours degree 2:2 (or equivalent) in engineering (for example. mechanical, telecommunications and petroleum), physical sciences, and computer/IT engineering. We also welcome applicants with Industry qualifications/experience within the GCU Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) Policy.
  • English language
  • Statement of purpose
  • Letters of reference
  • Academic and professional certificates
  • Academic transcripts
  • Passport (International applicants only)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    14500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14500 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    7000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7000 GBP per year during 12 months.

National students - Home (Scottish) and RUK

Living costs for Glasgow

620 - 1012 GBP /month
Living costs

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


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