Webinar: Study a Master in Data Science at Durham University

Representative: Camila Caiado
25th Apr 2023
16:00 - 17:00
SI-UK India (Online)

Professor Camila Caiado, Professor of Statistics and Director of Interdisciplinary postgraduate taught programmes at Durham University, welcomes you to this webinar to introduce Durham’s Master of Data Science programme

You will be able to learn more about the programmes and the varied and interesting modules and learn about the career options many students go on to. Meeting directly with the programme director, you will also have the opportunity to ask questions and find the perfect MDS programme for you.

We’re also happy to say that we’ll have a member of the team from our office in India attending the webinar, too, to provide you with information on everything from applying to the programme to arriving in the beautiful city of Durham. 

The Master of Data Science offers students a range of options:

  • Master of Data Science (main stream)
  • Master of Data Science (Digital Humanities)
  • Master of Data Science (Social Analytics)
  • Master of Data Science (Health)
  • Master of Data Science (Earth and Environment)
  • Master of Data Science (Bioinformatics and Biological Modelling)

Is MDS for you?

This webinar is suitable for all students who want to know more about any MDS options.

All programmes are suitable for students holding a degree that is not highly quantitative in nature. It provides the opportunity to study a programme rich in the substance of data science.

With a hard core of data science, this course will provide you with a Masters-level education focused on data science. Whether you have a background in social sciences, arts and humanities or any other discipline without data science at its core, this programme provides a range of options for you.

The programmes provide excellent employment opportunities, and many students go on to work in a wide range of positions, including Data Analyst, Data Scientist, Data Engineer, Software Engineer, Research Executive, Technology Consultant, Data Consultant and Data Insight Expert.

Support with course fees 

At Durham, we have a generous package of scholarships available to celebrate and reward exceptional candidates applying to our programmes, including our international scholarships, providing successful applicants with a £5,000 discount on tuition fees.  

More about Durham University 

Durham University is a collegiate research university established in 1832 and based in Durham, England. It is part of a UNESCO world heritage site and is a member of the prestigious Russell Group of British research-intensive universities, and is currently ranked 92nd in the QS World University Rankings 2023. 

Its main functions are divided between the University's academic departments and its 17 colleges. In general, the departments perform research and provide teaching to students, while the colleges support them in their domestic arrangements and welfare. 

Living in Durham 

Durham is a small city with a truly global reputation. Vibrant, welcoming and diverse, Durham is nestled in the heart of the North-East of England and built in the shadow of its historic Cathedral on the rolling banks of the River Wear. Combining the best of modern and affordable city living with the safety, tradition and beauty of the past, Durham is a city for all seasons. Our University community speaks to our global reach, ensuring that no matter where you come from, Durham is a place we can all call home.  

Meet your host

Professor Camila Caiado is a Professor of Statistics at Durham and Director of Interdisciplinary Postgraduate Taught Programmes. Camila has been with Durham University since 2007, first as a PhD student and then as a Post-Doctoral Research Associate in 2011. Following this, she progressed to lecturer in 2015 before assuming her current role.


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