Data Science for Politics & Policymaking

University of Strathclyde

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Course info

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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Full time | University of Strathclyde | 12 months | SEP

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Uni rankings

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WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
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15th / 95
CUG ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2023
32nd
CUG subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2023
20th

Start date and duration

Start date
SEP
Full Time
12 months

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, March 2022

Entry requirements
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Details
Students need first or upper second-class Honours degree, or equivalent, in social science. Students with a lower class of degree will be considered if there is evidence of work and/or life experience related to the content of the degree. You do not need to have prior experience in computer science.

Tuition fees

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£7,300 per year
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£7,300 per year
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£16,400 per year
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£16,400 per year
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How Politics students rated:

Student rating ( 4.2) 31 reviews

5 star 33%
4 star 61%
3 star 3%
2 star 3%
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Student rating ( 4.2) 1,689 reviews

5 star 43%
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3 star 12%
2 star 1%
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CUG ranking
32nd
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.2)
The University of Strathclyde is a first-rate institution, offering a diverse variety of postgraduate course options and fostering an inclusive university community, welcoming students from around the globe and from all types of backgrounds. Strathclyde is a research-oriented university, delivering a transformative learning experience. It invests intelligently in campus facilities to provide a superb environment in which to study and socialise. Recent years have seen significant enhancements in campus infrastructure, with upgrades to existing departments, and many entirely new facilities. The new state-of-the-art £60 million Learning & Teaching Building, which opened in 2021, includes cutting-edge teaching facilities, 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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