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MSc Data Science with Professional Placement

MSc Data Science with Professional Placement

  • QS World University Rankings
    439
  • Degree MSc
  • Study Level Masters
  • Duration 24 months

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The techniques used to model and manipulate data guide the political, financial and social decisions that shape today’s modern society and are the basis of growth of the economy and success of businesses. Technology is growing and evolving at an incredible speed, and both the rate of growth of data generated and the devices use to process it can only increase. Data science is a growing and important field of study with a fast-growing number of jobs and opportunities within the private and public sector. The application of theory and methods to real-world problems and applications is at the core of data science, which aims specially to use and to exploit big data. Students will study a balance of solid theory and practical application including: Computer science; Programming; Statistics; Data analysis; Probability.