MSc Data Science (Statistics)

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MSc Data Science (Statistics)

University of Leeds

Master of Science

Offered by the University of Leeds

Taught in English

Build in-demand statistical skills and expertise applicable to a range of areas of practice such as health, business, retail and government.

24 months

180 credits in total and 15 credits per course

100% online

Earn a prestigious degree from a world-renowned institution, without the impact of travel or having to be there in person

Get ready to launch a career in data science

By combining core data science skills with a specialism in statistics, you’ll underpin your capabilities with a wealth of theoretical knowledge suited for data scientist positions.

When you graduate, you’ll be equipped to secure an advanced data-driven role in almost any industry.

  • Develop statistical expertise. You’ll use real-world tools and techniques to apply statistical methods in job-related contexts

  • Develop senior-level professional skills. You’ll learn to manage complex projects and critically engage with and evaluate sources, methods and data

  • Access a world of professional opportunities. You’ll be ready for a wide range of careers, including roles as a data analyst, data analytics manager, data scientist, statistician, data engineer, business analyst, and more

  • Learn to present and tell stories with data. Learn to impactfully communicate the results of your work, across a variety of different media and methods

Build a future-proof career in data science

Build the top-level skills needed to succeed in one of the fastest-growing fields in the world
Learn how developing data governance and ethical frameworks will shape how we use data
Explore high earning potential roles in a wide range of private and public sector industries
Respond to industry-wide skills shortages, and fast-track your progress to data science leadership

Applications are open for the September 2024 cohort. Apply by July 30, 2024 to secure your place!

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