Data Science MSc

University of Glasgow

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Course info

The Masters in Data Science is a specialist version of the MSc (Computing Science) which will provide you with a thorough grounding in the analysis and use of large data sets together with experience of conducting a substantial development or research project focused on Data Science techniques, preparing you for responsible positions in the Big Data and IT industries.WHY THIS PROGRAMMEThe School is a member of the Scottish Informatics and Computer Science Alliance: SICSA. This collaboration of ... READ MORE

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WUSCA student ranking
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43rd / 95
CUG ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2023
23rd
CUG subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2023
16th

Start date and duration

Start date
SEP
Full Time
12 months

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, February 2022

Entry requirements
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Details
A minimum of a 2.1 Honours degree or equivalent (eg GPA 3.0/4 or equivalent) with Computing Science as a major subject. This programme is not available to recent graduates who have been awarded an undergraduate degree in either Computing Science or Software Engineering from the University of Glasgow. These applicants should, if not already graduated, consider continuing to the integrated MSci award.

Tuition fees

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£10,950 per year
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£25,750 per year
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More info: International applicants are required to pay a deposit of £2000 when an offer is made. Additional fees applicable..

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£25,750 per year
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More info: International applicants are required to pay a deposit of £2000 when an offer is made. Additional fees applicable..

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CUG ranking
23rd
Student rating
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The University of Glasgow is one of four ancient universities in Scotland, founded back in 1451. Alumni include seven Nobel Prize winners, Scotland’s First Minister and a Prime Minister, while Albert Einstein gave a lecture on the theory of relativity there back in 1933. The university has over 7,000 postgraduate students from 140 countries around the world, taking up taught and research degrees. Study options vary from Financial Economics to European Studies. The university consists of four colleges: College of Arts College of Medical, Veterinary and Life Sciences College of Science and Engineering College of Social Sciences There are three campuses making up the university. Gilmorehill Campus – this is the main campus and it centres on a grand neo-gothic building, with modern facilities and stunning views across the city.

Where you'll study

University of Glasgow

The Fraser Building 65 Hillhead Street Glasgow
Glasgow, City Of
G12 8QQ United Kingdom Nearest train station: Exhibition Centre   0.4 miles away

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