MSc Applied Data Science (Joint with EPS) Program By Heriot-Watt University |Top Universities

Heriot-Watt University

Heriot-Watt University Edinburgh, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
  • QS World University Rankings
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  • Degree MSc
  • Study Level Masters
  • Study Mode On Campus
  • Subject Library & Information Management
  • Duration 12 months
  • Scholarships Yes
  • Start date Sep

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Heriot-Watt’s Applied Data Science Masters programme is designed for students who want to learn how to take data-driven decisions and practice their skills in a wide range of applications. The programme simultaneously focusses on the statistical foundations of data science and and its applications in different areas of industry and research. It will provide students with a strong theoretical understanding of the results and techniques required to perform analysis of data and make decisions based on data. It will also give students an opportunity to apply these techniques in applications ranging from signal and image processing, communications, and robotics, to finance, ecology and complex networks. This is a joint MSc programme between the Schools of Mathematical and Computer Sciences and Engineering and Physical Sciences. The two Schools have a multidisciplinary staff team with strong expertise in Data Science and is various applications.

About University

Heriot-Watt University is valued for its pioneering research, informed by the global needs of business and industry. With a rich heritage stretching back to 1821, we are a truly global university bringing together scholars who are leaders in ideas and solutions delivering innovation, educational excellence and ground-breaking research.



We are specialists in business, engineering, design and the physical, social and life sciences – subjects which make a real impact on the world and society.



With our roots in Scotland, our ambition and reach are truly international.  We are a global university with around 29,000 students, five campuses and over 100 learning partners around the world. We are one of Scotland’s most international universities; around a third of Heriot-Watt students in Edinburgh are from outside the UK.



Our campuses are based in some of the world’s most inspiring locations in the UK, Dubai and Malaysia. Each offers superb facilities, safe surroundings and an international welcome. We have built connected and integrated learning environments close to the vibrant cities of Edinburgh, Dubai and Kuala Lumpur. 

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