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BSc Data Science and Business Analytics (study locally)

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November 2024

Programme Duration

3-6 years

Academic Direction
The London School of Economics and Political Science
Modes of Study
Local teaching centre

Developed by leading academics at LSE, this degree will give you essential training in probability, statistics, mathematics and computing tools for the visualisation and analysis of large datasets.

Key features

  1. World-class academic direction

    The programme is developed, examined and assessed by expert academics at LSE, a federation member of the University of London and one of the world’s leading social science universities. LSE is ranked 11th in the world for Data Science in the 2023 QS World University subject rankings.

  2. Study from your home country

    Study at a teaching centre near you and gain a prestigious University of London qualification with no international travel, relocation or accommodation costs. Benefit from in-person academic support and all the facilities of a campus environment.

  3. Boost your career prospects

    Alongside the methodologies and computing tools used to handle large and complex datasets, you'll learn about data science's applications in finance, economics, business, marketing and beyond, preparing you for a range of careers. A University of London degree is a mark of quality that's valued by employers worldwide.

  4. Unparalleled resources at your fingertips

    Our Virtual Learning Environment (VLE) gives you access to a range of engaging content, from study materials to revision guides, and forums to connect with your tutors and fellow students. You can also access our Online Library containing a wealth of e-journal articles, ebooks and much more.

  5. Join our global alumni network

    After you graduate, you'll continue to benefit from a lifelong connection to the University of London and our worldwide alumni community, which includes industry leaders and Nobel Prize winners.


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Student testimonial

“I chose this programme to study remotely and flexibly. The Virtual Learning Environment, materials and library support are all excellent.”

Alison Jackson, UK

“The programme team is always available. They run weekly drop-ins and are always happy to schedule individual meetings outside.”

Alec Howells, UK

“I feel proud of being able to complete my course and write a dissertation on some of my favourite topics.”

Albert Chu, Hong Kong

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Start dates

  • November 2024 - application deadline closes