MSc/PgDip Data Science

University of Salford

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( 3.8)


Course info

Make discoveries in data and bring value to businesses and organisations. With a postgraduate degree in Data Science, you can enhance your existing computing knowledge, or gain new skills that can help you secure a role in one of the fastest-growing employment fields in the digital economy.Developed as one of the UKs first postgraduate conversion courses in this field, our BCS-accredited degree is designed to equip graduates and professionals from a wide range of disciplines and with a ... READ MORE

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Full time | University of Salford | 1 year | JAN-22, S..

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Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2020 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
91st / 131
CUG ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2022
83rd

Start date and duration

Start date
JAN-22, SEP-22
Full Time
1 year

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, April 2021

Entry requirements
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Details
The minimum requirement is a second class division honours degree or equivalent in any discipline, with previous demonstrable mathematical aptitude e.g. (A-level or BTEC Mathematics). We welcome applications from students who may not have formal/traditional entry criteria but who have relevant experience or the ability to pursue the course successfully.

Tuition fees

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£8,640 per year
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Students from Domestic
Domestic Fees
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Students from Other UK
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Northern Ireland Fees
Students from Channel Islands
Channel Islands Fees
£15,030 per year
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Students from EU EU Students
EU Fees
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£15,030 per year
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University of Salford
CUG ranking
83rd
Student rating
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( 3.8)
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The University of Salford is an ambitious and progressive institution in the Greater Manchester area. It offers a high-quality programme of postgraduate and research degree courses that furthers understanding in key areas of global research, and leads graduates into challenging and rewarding careers in science, healthcare, law, business, engineering, the built environment, media, music and the arts. Students will join a postgraduate community of more than 3,000 students from over 150 countries worldwide, who contribute to the university’s domestic and internationally-recognised research groups. There are over 40,000 postgraduate students in the lively and multicultural Greater Manchester area.

Where you'll study

University of Salford

The Crescent Salford
Manchester
M5 4WT United Kingdom Nearest train station: Salford Crescent  0.2 miles away

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