MSc Big Data Technologies Scholarships

GCU’s unique MSc Big Data Technology has attracted generous scholarship support from The Data Lab, an innovation centre focused on helping Scottish industry capitalise on a growing market opportunity in data science in Scotland.

Benefits of the Scholarships

The scholarship will not only provide financial support to cover the full cost of the MSc tuition fees, you will also benefit from

  • All expenses-paid attendance at regular Data Lab industry events - including talks, workshops, challenge events and hackathons
  • Summer placement (paid if a place is found for student) - run by a professional computer-industry employment agency
  • Support from industry with CV writing and Interview skills from a professional employment agency;
  • Support to attend local Tech Meetup events

About the MSc

Data is growing faster than ever before and by the year 2020, about 1.7 megabytes of new information will be created every second for every human being on the planet. GCU’s unique MSc Big Data Technologies provides a fundamental understanding of the architectures of Big Data systems as well as developing the enhanced skills in software application development and data analytics solutions that you need to succeed in this area.

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Applications for the 2018/19 programme are now closed.  Please check back for details of the 2019/20 programme.