Master of Data Science

The Master of Data Science is offered on a full-time basis and duration of study is   2 years.  This program provides opportunities to the students who wish to strengthen their career prospects in data science.
Career Opportunity

  • Data Scientist
  • Big Data Analyst
  • Machine Learning Engineer
  • Webometrician
  • Mining Analyst
  • Data Modeler
  • Data Architect/Engineer
  • Qualitative Analyst

Entry Requirements

  • A Bachelor’s Degree with good honours in a relevant field from SIMAD University (SU) or any other institutions of higher learning recognized by the senate.
  • Original Secondary School Certificate.
  • Processing fee of USD $ 70
  • Two (2) copies of photos with white background

Course Structure
OURSES MODULE (42 Credit Hours)CORE COURSES (30 Credits) + DATA SCIENCE RESEARCH PROJECT (12 Credits) CORE COURSES (30 Credits)  

NOSUBJECTCREDIT
1 Principles and Practices of Data Science and Analytics3
2Statistic for Data Science 3
3 Programming for Data Science 3
4 Machine Learning 3
5 Big Data Storage and Management 3
6 Data Visualisation 3
7 Research Design and Analysis in Data Science 3
8 Big Data Computing 3
9 Consumer Behavioural and Social Media Analytics 3
10 Forensic Analytics and Digital Investigations 3
DATA SCIENCE RESEARCH PROJECT
1 Master Project I6
2 Master Project II6

 Fees

Per SemesterFee
Sem 1$413
Sem 2$413
Sem 3$413
Sem 4$413
Sem 5$413
Sem 6$415
Total$2480.00

Assessment Format

Format AFormat B
Course Work60%100%
Final Exam40%0%
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