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Course summary

Join the next generation of data scientists and meet the challenges of the Information Age. You’ll develop in-depth knowledge of artificial intelligence and machine learning, data analytics and mining, big data and cloud computing, and data security and ethics. You'll also progress to an advanced level with your use of Python as a programming language and learn to work proficiently with Python tools for data science. For more information, please visit the programme page:


Sample modules may include: Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning Applied Data Science with Python Data Analytics and Mining Big Data and Cloud Computing Data Security and Ethics Check our website for more details about the course structure.

Entry requirements

IELTS: 6.5 overall with no element less than 5.5 (or equivalent) Entry requirements: Normally at least a high 2:2 honours degree, or equivalent from a university outside the UK, in computing or a related discipline (including, but not limited to, mathematics, engineering, physics, chemistry, economics), or relevant work experience. You must have some experience of programming.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

Channel Islands £12100 Whole course
Republic of Ireland £12100 Whole course
EU £25800 Whole course
England £12100 Whole course
Northern Ireland £12100 Whole course
Scotland £12100 Whole course
Wales £12100 Whole course
International £25800 Whole course

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.
Data Science and Advanced Computing at University of Reading - UCAS