Data Analytics MSc

University of Portsmouth    School of Computing

Full time & Part time September, January MSc 1 year full time, 16 months full time, 2 years part-time
Computer Science (8)

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Embark on a transformative journey with our Data Analytics MSc programme, designed to equip you with the expertise to navigate the realm of big data and machine learning. Delve into the intricacies of data mining tools, machine learning methods, and big data concepts, while honing your skills in handling real-world datasets from industry giants like IBM and cutting-edge research areas such as cosmology and cybersecurity. With modules covering Business Intelligence, Data Management, and Programming for Data Analytics and AI, you'll master industry-standard software like Knime, Tableau, and Hadoop, preparing you for a successful career in data analytics or deep learning. Our unique selling points include collaborative Master's projects with industry partners, robust statistical analysis techniques, and a focus on practical application through a comprehensive Masters Project. To join this dynamic programme, a second-class honours degree in a relevant subject or equivalent professional experience is required, along with English language proficiency at IELTS band 6.0. Elevate your data analytics career with us.

About the course


Master big data methodologies and find the valuable trends and patterns buried in complex datasets using machine learning. On our MSc Data Analytics course, you'll learn how to use data mining tools, machine learning methods and big data concepts as you unlock specialist knowledge of professional analysis methods.

You'll apply your theoretical learning to handling real data, analysing large data sets drawn from professional partners, such as IBM, or from live University research into cosmology, health informatics and cybersecurity and robotics. 

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Entry Requirements

A second-class honours degree in a relevant subject, or equivalent professional experience and/or qualifications.

English language proficiency at a minimum of IELTS band 6.0 with no component score below 6.0.

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