Examining raw data using advanced computing technologies is a fundamental part of business and industry.
Why Data Analytics at Strathclyde?
Gain experience in using data analysis software, including those widely used in industry.
Develop expertise in a wide range of topics in mathematics, statistics and computer science.
Learn to code using industry-standard programming languages.
Opportunity to work on real-life problems and analyse data through our business and industry links.
Demand for graduates with skills in data analytics is forecast to rise rapidly.
Graduates are in high demand across all sectors, both nationally and internationally. The Tech Partnership and SAS UK forecast demand to increase by 160% between 2013 and 2020.
Recent graduate job roles include:
Qualified teacher status (QTS)
To work as a teacher at a state school in England or Wales, you will need to achieve qualified teacher status (QTS). This is offered on this course for the following level:
- Course does not award QTS
How to apply
If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:
15 January*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!
You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.
|Campus name||University of Strathclyde|
This course may be available at alternative locations, please check if other course options are available
Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
|UCAS Tariff||Not accepted|
|A level||BBB - ABB||Maths B|
|Scottish Higher||AABB - ABBBC||Chemistry, Maths, Physics OR Biology/Human Biology, English C. Advanced Higher Chemistry and Maths recommended for S6 study and to compensate for missed Higher grades.|
|International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme||34 points||Maths HL6|
|Leaving Certificate - Higher Level (Ireland) (first awarded in 2017)||H1, H2, H3, H3, H3, H3||Maths at H1|
|Scottish Advanced Higher||AB||Maths A, Computing Science B, involving an appropriate programming language|
|Scottish HNC||Pass||HNC with strong mathematical content, B in Graded Unit|
Fees and funding
|Channel Islands||£9,250 *||Year 1|
|EU||£1,820 *||Year 1|
|England||£9,250 *||Year 1|
|Northern Ireland||£9,250 *||Year 1|
|Scotland||£1,820 *||Year 1|
|Wales||£9,250 *||Year 1|
*This is a provisional fee and subject to change.