Data Science at Lancaster University

Data Science MSc

Data science is the discipline that enables knowledge to be extracted from data to transform data repositories into research resources.

MSc course overview

By working with industry, our MSc programme has launched the data science careers of over 130 students in 3 years.

Our programme is unique in its deliberate focus on multidisciplinary learning. Effective data science requires skills drawn from a range of disciplines and therefore our programme is offered jointly by the School of Computing and Communications, the Department of Mathematics and Statistics and Lancaster University Management School.

The inter-disciplinary syllabus provides specialist subject knowledge principled in the belief that the greatest opportunity for innovation comes from working across disciplines.

  • Course Overview

    Learn more about our unique MSc Data Science Programme and how it will lay the foundation for your data science career.

  • Course Structure

    You can tailor your degree to your interests, with our different specialised pathways.

  • Work Placements, Careers and Enterprise

    A work placement is an essential part of your course. We work with industry to ensure you develop skills experience.

If you would like to apply for one of our Data Science Masters degrees, you need to use Lancaster University's My Applications website.

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