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B.Sc. On Campus

Data Science and Technology

Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

48 months
Duration
18057 USD/year
5430 USD/year
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Tuition fee
Unknown
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About

The BSc in Data Science and Technology (DSCT) program at the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology is offered jointly by the School of Science and the School of Engineering. 

Overview

The Data Science and Technology (DSCT) program at the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology also provides students with fundamental and in-depth knowledge in specific areas, with an emphasis on mathematical and computational subjects. Additionally, students receive hands-on experience of and expert guidance in practical data analysis, providing a good foundation for their future careers. Areas of expertise in this program include machine learning, classification, clustering, data mining, database management, cloud computing, and data visualization, etc.

Career prospects

Numerous data specialist/scientist positions are created every day in various business and industry sectors to make best use of the massive datasets collected by these sectors. Graduates of data science and technology degrees are in high demand in today’s job market, and most of them are employed in sectors such as IT, engineering, and finance. They also have career opportunities in areas such as management and sales.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Computer Science
  • Computing with Java 
  • Computing with Excel VBA 
  • Calculus 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • IB Diploma

  • Reference Information to Reflect the Intake Quality or Competitiveness for Admission
  • Mid 50% Score Range for 2020 Intake: 36 –40 (including bonus points)

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    18057 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 18057 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    5430 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5430 USD per year during 48 months.
  • Local Tuition Fee: HK$42,100 per year
  • Non-local Tuition Fee: HK$140,000 per year

Living costs for Hong Kong

13720 - 23419 HKD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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