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MScData Science

University of Essex
United Kingdom, Colchester
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Overview

Interested? To learn more about this study programme, entry requirements and application process, please contact one of our consultants in a country nearest to you.

Programme structure

Year 1

Dissertation (optional)
MSc Project and Dissertation (optional)
Applied Statistics
Machine Learning and Data Mining
Modelling Experimental Data
Text Analytics
Artificial Neural Networks (optional)
Bayesian Computational Statistics (optional)
Big-Data for Computational Finance (optional)
Combinatorial Optimisation (optional)
High Performance Computing (optional)
Natural Language Engineering (optional)
Nonlinear Programming (optional)
Professional Practice and Research Methodology (optional)
Programming in Python (optional)
Information Retrieval (optional)
Data Science and Decision Making (optional)
Research Methods (optional)
Statistical Methods (optional)
Stochastic Processes (optional)

Career opportunities

With a predicted shortage of data scientists, now is the time to future-proof your career. Data scientists are required in every sector, carrying out statistical analysis or mining data on social media, so our course opens the door to almost any industry, from health, to government, to publishing.

Our graduates are highly sought after by a range of employers and find employment in financial services, scientific computation, decision making support and government, risk assessment, statistics, education and other sectors.

We also offer supervision for PhD, MPhil and MSc by Dissertation. We have an international reputation in many areas such as semi-group theory, optimisation, probability, applied statistics, bioinformatics and mathematical biology, and our staff are strongly committed to research and to the promotion of graduate activities.

Apply now! Fall semester 2022/23
Application period has ended
Notes
Please see the university profile or contact us for the deadlines that apply to you

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States

Apply now! Fall semester 2022/23
Application period has ended
Notes
Please see the university profile or contact us for the deadlines that apply to you

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States