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Studying big data

If you’re looking to learn more about big data, we have a number of courses at undergraduate and postgraduate level, and research routes that will allow you to study big data from a number of different perspectives.

We have one of the best mathematics departments in the world, ranked twenty-third in the QS World University Rankings 2013. UK league tables consistently rank us as one of the UK’s top mathematics departments, including the Guardian University Guide 2015 which places Warwick fourth. Our Statistics and Computer Science Departments have similar stories to tell, both offering high-quality teaching complemented by high standards of research.

The options to study big data are not limited to these departments. Perhaps you’re interested in a cyber security course or you want to study the importance of big data in the business environment? Or maybe you’re interested in the challenges and opportunities big data offers to the humanities and social sciences? These are all areas of study you can pursue at either an undergraduate or post-graduate level.

Take a look at the courses below and visit the Study section for more details on studying at Warwick.

Undergraduate Course Department/Faculty
BSc Data Science Statistics / Computer Science
BSc/MEng Computer Science Department of Computer Science
BSc Mathematics and Statistics Department of Statistics
BSc MORSE Department of Statistics
BA Politics, International Studies and Quantitative Methods PAIS
BA Sociology and Quantitative Methods Sociology
Postgraduate Course Department/Faculty
MSc in Data Analytics Department of Computer Science
MSc Business Analytics Warwick Business School
MSc Finance Warwick Business School
MSc Financial Mathematics Warwick Business School, Statistics and Mathematics
MSc Cyber Security and Management (CSM) WMG
MA in Global History History
MA in Digital Media and Culture Centre for Interdisciplinary Methodologies
MA Politics and International Studies: Big Data
and Quantitative Methods

MSc Statistics Department of Statistics
MSc in Big Data and Digital Futures Centre for Interdisciplinary Methodologies
MSc in Urban Informatics and Analytics Centre for Interdisciplinary Methodologies
MSc in Behavioural and Economic Science Economics/ Psychology
Free Online Course Department/Faculty
Big Data MOOC (Massive Online Open Course) Warwick Business School

In addition, the OxWaSP (Oxford Warwick Statistics Programme) Centre for Doctoral Training focuses on big data. Find out more about it >>