Computer Science (Data Science)University of Greenwich (Greenwich Campus)
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Rank: 90 (TCUG)
Location: University of Greenwich (Greenwich Campus)
Study mode full-time
Start Date: 2019/01/09
Intl fees: £13500
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17.8 : 1
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This programme is designed for individuals wishing to pursue careers as Computer Science professionals with a specific interest in Data Science.
The aim of this programme is to provide computing or closely related subject first degree graduates with deeper knowledge, skills and understanding of the fundamental scientific areas underpinning Data Science to allow them to contribute to the application of Data Science to industry and business.
The students on the programme will be exposed to various aspects of Data Science, including statistics, specialist programming, machine learning, data visualisation, as well as application areas such as business intelligence.
The graduates from this programme will be able to work as Data Scientists or in other exciting areas of computing that require extensive data processing, such as Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning, which are in a big demand in the industry.
All students on this programme are automatically enrolled as student members of the British Computer Society, the chartered body responsible for establishing and maintaining standards in the profession.
The programme has two intakes: September start and January start.
Applicants should have:
IELTS: 6.5 (with a minimum of 5.5 in each)
Notice: This score might not be totally accurate. It is the default IELTS grade for The University of Greenwich, Computer science .
About this university
There is a thriving international community at the university including students from over 100 countries around the world. The International Office is the first point of contact for these students and can help with a variety of matters around living in the UK. This includes assistance with accommodation, registering for medical services and immigration and visas advice. They help with the arrival in London while students get used to their new home and with daily life matters as well as academic ones. There are also language courses on offer for those wishing to learn or improve their English skills. At the heart of student life at the university is the Students Union and all students are automatically members. It offers a range of services to these members including academic and non-academic advice and support, representation and the organisation of various clubs and societies for extracurricular times. It also operates three different bars as well as a shop and an online shop for students. The university has a top record for its sports teams and there are a range of competitive and non-competitive activities on offer. Clubs take part in the BUCS leagues against other universities and colleges and range from cricket and football to netball and self-defence activities. Likewise the societies over all aspects of life including academic, activities and games, campaigning, cultural and performing arts as well as the chance to start their own should students find a niche.