University of East London

Course Introduction

Course Summary

This programme is ideal if you want to pursue a career as a Big Data scientist or expert, deriving valuable insights and business-relevant knowledge from massive amounts of data. The programme provides you with the in-depth knowledge and advanced skills that you will need to actively contribute to the development and design of systems for Big Data analytics. There is a real need in the job market for people who are expertly trained to model huge amounts of data, with demand for data-driven systems in all sectors increasing year-on-year.

How You'll Learn

Our specialist laboratories have everything you will need to develop a thorough critical understanding and gain valuable hands-on experience in a wide range of emerging technologies, such as Cyber Forensic lab, the OpenStack Cloud platform, and multiple Big Data platforms.

Our dedicated and specialist staff will support you throughout the course and you will be assigned a personal tutor, a course tutor and module tutors to oversee your progress. Dr Amin Karami, the programme leader, has a wide range of expertise in Big Data Analytics, Computational Intelligence and Cyber Security in both industry and academia.

Your Future Career

We specialise in a number of areas including Big Data Analytics, Business Analytics, Machine Learning, Hadoop and Spark technologies, Cloud Systems, and Security ? in all these areas there is a shortage of qualified practitioners. This course will open up fantastic new opportunities to develop your career and increase your earning potential, either within industry or in academia.

Start Date:

2020-SEP-21. 2020-SEP-21.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees Fee type
1 year
Full Time
MSc £9,420 Home Fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc £13,920 Overseas Fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc £9,420 European Fees
2 years
Part Time
MSc Home Fees
2 years
Part Time
MSc Overseas Fees
2 years
Part Time
MSc European Fees

Qualifications required:

  • Domestic entry requirements: Students need to have BSc with a minimum of 2.2 Honours in a Science or Engineering subjects. We would normally expect them to have Grade C in GCSE English and Maths.
  • International entry requirements: Students need to have BSc with a minimum of 2.2 Honours in a Science or Engineering subjects. We would normally expect them to have Grade C in GCSE English and Maths. Students should have a IELTS 6.0 overall with minimum 6.0 in writing and speaking, and 5.5 in listening and reading(or recognised equivalent)