Data Science for Politics & Policymaking

University of Strathclyde

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The MSc in Data Science for Politics & Policymaking is designed to meet the growing demand for graduates with the ability to use big data to solve complex political and social problems. It is perfectly suited to those looking for careers in political campaigns, think tanks, interest groups associated with shaping public policy and the civil service.This Masters level course equips you with the ability to design, commission, and implement projects that capture and analyse large quantities of ... READ MORE

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WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
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11th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
35th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
17th

Start date and duration

Start date
SEP-21
Full Time
1 year

Modules
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Tuition fees

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£7,100 per year
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£16,000 per year
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How Politics students rated:

Student rating ( 4.3) 22 reviews

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Student rating ( 4.2) 1,471 reviews

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3 star 12%
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CompUniGuide ranking
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The University of Strathclyde is transforming its learning environment to offer its growing student population a first-class institution experience in which to develop, learn and socialise. Welcoming students from across the globe, the university offers a diverse range of courses. The university is committed to offering students the best possible education. The past few years have seen substantial investment in upgrading and creating new facilities, completely reinvigorating the university campus. A new £60 million Learning & Teaching Building is set to be a state-of-the-art campus addition with cutting-edge teaching facilities and increased learning space. It will also serve as the centre of all student support services and the Students’ Union.

Where you'll study

University of Strathclyde

McCance Building 16 Richmond Street Glasgow
Glasgow, City Of
G1 1XQ United Kingdom Nearest train station: High Street Glasgow  0.1 miles away

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