Data Science with a Year in Industry BSc (Hons)

University of Leicester

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UCAS CODE G501
As the reach of technology continues to spread into new areas of life and work, the demand for technology-related skills grows. Among the new roles that have arisen is Data Scientist. A Data Scientist is employed to analyse and interpret digital data, such as the interactions with a website, or purchase patterns, especially to assist business decision-making. In 2012, Harvard Business Review named data scientist the sexiest job of the 21st century. More recently, Glassdoor named it the best job... READ MORE

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44th
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39th

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28-SEP-20
Full Time
4 Years

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Elizabeth
03 Jan 19

hype was bigger than reality. good opportunities and societies to join but my year abroad uni (Utrecht) was far cheaper...

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University of Leicester
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( 4.0)
At the heart of the UK, the University of Leicester is a leading university committed to international excellence, world-changing research and high quality, inspirational teaching. Founded in 1921, the University is a 15 minute walk from Leicester city centre and just an hour away from London by train. There are more than 20,000 students and nearly 4,000 staff members. There are more than 30 different departments across the University, all of which offer a diverse range of programmes.

Where you'll study

University of Leicester

University Road
Leicester
Leicestershire
LE1 7RH United Kingdom Nearest train station: Leicester  0.4 miles away

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