Computing for Data Science MSc
- Name: Computing for Data Science
- Qualification: MSc
1 year full-time; 2 years part-time
Inspired by internationally recognised state-of-the-art research and delivered through TEF gold awarded teaching, the Computing for Data Science MSc programme adds Data Science and other related computing skills to an existing qualification. Focusing on topics that can aid in the handling and analysis of data using contemporary computing techniques (such as Machine Learning). This pathway adds digital and data literacy skills necessary to unlock a wide range of Data Economy careers.
Course content is for guidance purposes only and may be subject to change.
Indicative Course Content:
• Database Systems
• Data Structures, Algorithms and Theory
• Ethics, Data and Security
• Information Visualisation
• Introduction to Machine Learning and Analytics
• Introduction to Programming
• Natural Language Processing
• User Experience (UX) and HCI
• MSc Research Project
Students are expected to engage in near or actual state-of-the-art research
Modules for the current academic year
Module listings are for guide purposes only and are subject to change. Find out what our students are currently studying on the Computing for Data Science Modules page.
A recognised undergraduate degree at Third class minimum, or international equivalent.
For information and further detailed guidance on entry requirements for International Students, including the minimum English Language entry requirement, please visit the Entry Requirements by Country pages on the International Education Centre section of our website.
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How to Apply
Home/EU students: apply online yourself with the help of our Guidance Notes on online application for Home/EU students. We strongly recommend you read these before you start to apply online.
Once you have read the Guidance Notes you should apply using our Online Application form.
Need help applying? Home/EU students please contact:
Postgraduate Admissions: firstname.lastname@example.org or write to:
Telephone: +44 (0)1248 383717.
- Students: can apply though our Online Application Portal. Refer to the Guidance Notes for help filling the form.
- Agents: if you are an agent applying on behalf of the student, then you can Apply here. For further guidance click here
Need help applying? International students please contact:
International Education Office: email@example.com or write to
International Education Centre
Telephone: +44 (0) 1248 382028
When to apply
The University will accept applications throughout the year, but we would generally advise that you send in your application form by the end of June to ensure that you have time to make any funding and/or accommodation arrangements, and for documents such as transcripts and references to be obtained if not submitted with the application. This will also give you more time to meet any conditions we may potentially attach to an offer.