Master of Data Science

University of Auckland

Subject area

Computer Science not elsewhere classified

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Entry requirements

(1) a three-year undergraduate degree in data science, or (2) an undergraduate double major in Statistics and Computer Science, or (3) another undergraduate degree providing similar training in statistical modelling, data management, and computer science. Candidates must have obtained at least a B- average grade in the 90 points of the most advanced courses they have taken in their entry qualification.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

MDataSci graduates will have a unique combination of skills in data science. They will be able to comprehend, process, and manage data effectively and efficiently, to analyse data and extract value from it, to visualise and communicate insight from data. Graduates will be critical, reflective practitioners able to pursue personal professional goals and postgraduate study.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Computer Science at this level can earn:

$68,000

Median earnings one year after study

$75,000

Median earnings two years after study

$101,000

Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Employment rate two years after study

79%

Employment rate two years after study

Data as at November 2021

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

CrazyGames.com Annual Student Scholarship

Provided by:

CrazyGames.com - Scholarships Coordinator

Website:

http://crazygames.com/scholarship

Value:

$1,500 USD Worldwide Student Scholarship

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GCSB Women in STEM Scholarship

Provided by:

New Zealand Intelligence Community - Organisational Development New Zealand Intelligence Community

Website:

https://www.gcsb.govt.nz/working-for-us/gcsb-women-in-stem-scholarship/

Value:

The value of this award is $10,000, which can be spread over three years depending on your study plans.

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This information comes from Generosity New Zealand. For more scholarships, search their givME database (formerly called BreakOut) via your college, university or local library website.

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: 0800 61 62 63
Phone: (09) 373 7999
Fax: (0800) 616 264
Email: studentinfo@auckland.ac.nz
Web: http://www.auckland.ac.nz

Please contact the provider for details of where this qualification is offered.

Sources

NZQA supplies course information based on material from the provider.

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