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Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

Data Analysis Database Management

Course type


Course Summary

This course is designed to provide students with in-depth knowledge of the new field of Big Data Analytics from a computing perspective. Data is being generated on an exponential scale by individuals and organisations. The programme will enable students to develop practical skills, using tools and techniques from the forefront of business computing, and use these effectively to conduct Big Data Analytics. It also seeks to promote an awareness of the moral, ethical and professional framework, within which the students will operate as an IT professional in a business environment.

Different course options

Full time | City Centre Campuses | 1 year | JAN-18

Study mode

Full time


1 year

Start date



The Project will allow students to demonstrate the ability to apply their skills and knowledge to the solution of a practical problem or to an investigation into a research topic appropriate to the rationale of the course.

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (per year)


Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course (per year)


Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


Entry requirements

Applicants are normally expected to hold at least a 2nd Class Honours degree or equivalent in an appropriate discipline. However, we can also consider applications without standard entry qualifications if applicants can provide evidence of the necessary knowledge and skills to successfully complete the course.