Our MSc in Web Science and Big Data Analytics is a specialist programme. It covers fundamental aspects of web related technologies and big data analytics ranging from information search and retrieval, data mining and analytics, large-scale distributed and cloud computing, to e-commerce and their business economic models, and to the latest concepts of web 2.0 and social networks and the underlying networks science, with potential options in machine learning, artificial intelligence, finance, software engineering, and machine vision. It is intended for students with a general science and engineering background who wish to learn all aspects of quantitative web science and big data analytical skills. We also offer the more Research orientated MRes Web Science and Big Data Analytics.
MSc Web Science's unique combination of technical skills makes graduates well equipped to proceed to scientific research or the ideal choice for the best employers in Internet related industries and the areas requiring large-scale data analytical skills.