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Undergraduate Study

Data Science

6th in the UK for Computer Science in The Times and The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2020

Partner to the Alan Turing Institute and home to Exeter’s Institute for Data Science and Artificial Intelligence

High demand for these skills in the employment market

Courses developed in collaboration with industry

Data is the defining topic of our era and holds the key to understanding complex challenges of enormous scale.

Our degrees have been developed in collaboration with industry and focus on both the technical skills and mind-set of a data scientist. We’ll teach you how to pose questions and explore connections as well as giving you the skills to handle and manipulate big data.

Our brilliant academics teach using current industry methods, platforms, software and datasets to ensure you are fully prepared for the workplace upon graduation. You’ll learn skills that are highly transferable and apply to a diverse range of sectors, offering huge potential for a varied and exciting career.

I chose Data Science because I didn’t want to just focus on coding. Exeter is one of the only universities with a course that lets me combine my interests and passion in all areas, such as statistics and machine learning.

Already during my first two months I’ve touched upon mathematics and the basics of programming. It’s really exciting and will open doors to a huge range of careers.

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Natalie (not pictured)

Studying BSc Mathematics and Data Science at the University of Exeter