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MSc Data Science

We're looking forward to welcoming you in September, either virtually or on campus.

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Our plans for September

We are doing everything possible to welcome you in September and we are committed to doing this safely.

We will be focusing in-person teaching on personal tutoring, laboratory work, peer-to-peer learning, and smaller group learning such as seminars.

If you need to, or wish to begin your course remotely, we will try to be as flexible as possible.

Find out more about the plans in place

Gain work experience

Choose to do a placement and graduate with both knowledge and experience to stand out when you apply for jobs.

Our MSc Data Science offers the option to go on a placement. This work experience at a company will help you to make contacts and try out future career options to see if it's what you really want to do.

We have over 50 years of experience offering placements and links with some of the world’s leading research institutions and companies.

A team of staff within the Faculty of Science is dedicated to supporting you in your search for a placement. They'll help you find available positions and advise you about CVs and interviews.

Placement students are valuable to employers and many of our placements are paid.

‘I could easily go to my lecturers offices and they were happy to go through any concepts or even portions of my actual work and iron out the problems.’
Jordan Taylor MSc Data Science (2018)

Highly ranked courses and University

Highly ranked in independent league tables, we’re well-placed to help you succeed.

Get the support you need

You'll get a great experience studying at Bath. We'll support your academic progress and prepare you for your future career.

You can get advice, support and guidance on an academic and personal level throughout your studies at Bath.

We'll assign you a personal tutor to support you in your studies. Your tutor will guide you in your academic progress and support your personal and professional development throughout your time here. They can help you adjust to studying at university and point you in the right direction to get any other help you might need.

Related computer science courses

We offer a range of specialist and generalist computer science master's courses.

Explore the MSc in Data Science in detail

MSc Data Science course page