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  MSc in Data Science and Business Analytics


Online Asia Pacific University of Technology & Innovation (APU)    Masters Programmes

Full time & Part time June, October MSc Full Time (1+ years) Part Time (2-3 years)
Business & Management (5) Computer Science (8)

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Are you ready to dive into the exciting world of data science and business analytics? Look no further than the MSc in Data Science and Business Analytics programme at Asia Pacific University (APU). This programme is designed to equip you with the knowledge and applied skills needed to thrive in the world of big data. With modules covering topics such as big data analytics, data management, and business intelligence systems, you'll gain a deep understanding of how data science impacts modern processes and businesses. Plus, you'll have the opportunity to specialize in either business intelligence or data engineering. To be eligible, you'll need a bachelor's degree with a minimum CGPA of 2.75, or equivalent qualification. Don't worry if your CGPA is slightly lower - rigorous assessment options are available. And for those with a CGPA below 2.50, relevant work experience of at least 5 years can be considered. English proficiency is also required, with an IELTS score of 5.0. As a bonus, you'll receive joint professional certifications from industry leaders TIBCO Software Inc. and SAS Institute, USA. APU's strong industry partnerships ensure that the programme is up-to-date and relevant, giving you a head start in the job market. You'll also have access to cutting-edge facilities, including the Asia Pacific Centre of Analytics (APCA), where you can engage in groundbreaking research. Whether you choose to study on campus or through the Open and Distance Learning (ODL) programme,

About the course

This programme is specifically designed to provide:

  • Knowledge and applied skills in data science, big data analytics and business intelligence.
  • Overall understanding of the impact of data science upon modern processes and business.
  • Exposure towards data science tools and techniques, as well as methods of data collection and utilization, to turn data into useful information via various processes.

Joint Professional Certification by TIBCO Software

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Entry Requirements

• Bachelor’s degree with minimum CGPA of 2.75 out of 4.00, or its equivalent qualification as acceptable by the Senate.

• Bachelor’s degree with CGPA 2.50 out of 4.00, but below CGPA 2.75; can be accepted with rigorous assessment (include test, interview or portfolio).

• Bachelor’s degree with CGPA below 2.50 out of 4.00, or qualification which is equivalent can be accepted with minimum 5 years relevant working experience in related field.

• English Requirements: IELTS 5.0


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Scholarships

Value of Scholarship(s)

10% - 30% Discount

Eligibility

Student with Bachelor Degree CGPA3.2 & Above - 10% Discount
Student with Bachelor Degree CGPA3.5 & Above - 20% Discount
Student with Bachelor Degree CGPA3.7 & Above - 30% Discount

* For applicants who are using other grading schemes, APU will determine the equivalent CGPA and make the decision on the Scholarship. All scholarships & Merit Awards offered by APU to any student are at the absolute discretion of Scholarship Committee.

Application Procedure

Kindly send the documents below to cheong@apu.edu.my

Passport Copy (Information Page)
Bachelor Degree Certificate (English Translated)
Bachelor Degree Transcript (English Translated)
Bachelor Degree Grading System
Resume / CV

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