Bachelor On Campus

Data Science

The University of Exeter

48 months
21450 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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This Data Science course at The University of Exeter has been developed in collaboration with industry, using current methods, platforms, software and data, to ensure you are fully prepared for workplace practice upon graduation


  • Throughout your studies at Exeter, you will develop fundamental mathematical and computational techniques via a mixture of individual and group learning
  • Our programmes support you in becoming an outstanding, dynamic problem solver with an excellent technical skillset, preparing you for a fantastic array of professions that require the technical expertise of a data scientist
  • Taught by active researchers who are experts in their fields, covering the core areas of mathematics and computer science while introducing you to applied data science as well as social context
  • Research projects in each academic year will allow you to develop research and project management skills in an area of interest, using real world datasets and guided by a leading academic supervisor
  • Pursue your studies to Masters level in your final year with the freedom to choose advanced modules to suit your interests

Industrial Experience

As part of the four-year Data Science course at The University of Exeter, you can choose to take an optional Commercial and Industrial Experience module during the vacation before the third year (subject to availability). This very rewarding opportunity allows you to gain paid work experience while earning credits towards your degree programme. Following the placement you can report on your experience which, alongside a report from the employer, enables you to count your experience as a third-year optional module. We have excellent links with employers and can provide assistance in finding suitable employment.

Programme Structure

Courses included

  • Software Development
  • Database Theory and Design
  • Statistical Modelling and Inference
  • Machine Learning and Data Science
  • Data Science in Society
  • Data Science Group Project

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

We encourage you to apply as early as possible and before 15 January but will continue to consider applications from international students until 30 June if places are available.


480 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A-Level AAA-AAB GCE AL Maths grade B in Mathematics, Pure Mathematics or Further Mathematics
  • IB 36/666-34/665 IB Maths HL5
  • BTEC DDD Applicants studying a BTEC Extended Diploma will also require GCE AL Maths grade B
  • GCSE C or 4 English Language
Contextual Offer
  • A-Level: BBB
  • IB: 30

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    21450 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 21450 GBP per year during 48 months.
  • National

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9250 GBP per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Exeter

649 - 1087 GBP /month
Living costs

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


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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