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Rank: 69 (TCUG)
Location: Main Site
Study mode full-time
Start Date: 2019/09/01
Intl fees: £18940
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The University of Bradford evaluation:
18.0 : 1
Computer sciences and IT evaluation:
Develop the skills you need for a career in this fast emerging field of data science.
This programme will deepen your understanding of advanced software development, systems for big data analytics, statistical data analysis, data mining, data privacy and security, data visualisation and exploration.
It is an interdisciplinary programme, designed for students with a first degree in subjects such as:
Our teaching is strongly linked to research within the Faculty of Engineering and Informatics, which includes aspects of applied computing, theoretical computer science, and communications and networks. Statistical analysis of data across various disciplines is a central theme of our research.
You can tailor your studies to particular areas of interest or career aspirations through our range of optional modules, and in the final dissertation (which is a significant piece of project work).
On graduation you’ll be ready and able to develop solutions to challenges in big data analytics and big data systems.
2.2 Honours degree (or above) in computer science, computer engineering, informatics or other computer-related subjects from an approved degree awarding body; candidates who do not meet this requirement but have extensive industrial experience in a related area considered on an individual basis. English language requirements: IELTS at 6.0 or the equivalent.
Notice: This score might not be totally accurate. It is the default IELTS grade for The University of Bradford, Computer sciences and IT .
About this university
Students travel from around 130 different countries to study at Bradford and there are an average of 70 different languages spoken. The university has an International Office who are the first port of call for international students and are available to help with matters such as visas and immigration as well as English language support for those to whom English isnâ€™t a main language. They can also assist with accommodation in and around the university, though if applied in time, international students are guaranteed a place. The website also contains country-specific information for those considering applying to the university. All students are automatically a member of the University of Bradfordâ€™s Students Union (UBU). The union also operates a shop, bars and advice services as well as a radio station, a cinema, a newspaper and a range of entertainment facilities. It is based in the new Student Central building on the main city campus. There are a wide range of activities and clubs on offer for students and there is a unique Fitness and lifestyle Centre on campus. This has a range of fitness equipment, a 25-metre pool and a climbing wall. The sports clubs on campus are the most popular and relate to a range of main sports. Other areas to get involved with include media and entertainment, volunteering around the larger community and student democracy issues that are at the heart of the student union.