Abbreviation FT / PT
MDASC FT / PT

The Department of Statistics and Actuarial Science and Department of Computer Science jointly offer a postgraduate curriculum leading to the degree of Master of Data Science, with two study modes: the one and a half academic years' full-time mode and the two and a half academic years' part-time mode.  The curriculum is designed to provide graduates with training in the principles and practice of data science.  Candidates should have knowledge of calculus and algebra, computer programming and introductory statistics and should have taken at least one university or post-secondary certificate course in each of these three subjects or related areas.

Mode of Attendance

Full Time (one and a half years, including daytime, evenings and Saturdays)
Part Time (two and a half years, including evenings and Saturdays)

Medium of Instruction
English
Programme Entrance Requirements

1. A Bachelor's degree with Honours or an equivalent qualification; and
2. Applicants should have taken at least one university or post-secondary certificate course in each of the following three subjects (calculus and algebra, computer programming and introductory statistics) or related areas.

Programme Admissions Advisor
Dr YK Chung
Tel: 3917 4152
Fax: 2858 9041
Email: mdasc@hku.hk

Contacts
Tel: 3917 4152
Website: http://www.scifac.hku.hk/

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