Oxford Brookes University

Data Visualisation and Modelling

This course provides graduates with a comprehensive understanding of the mathematical, statistical and data visualisation techniques needed to investigate problems in a wide range of applications.

Entry requirements

A good (1st or 2nd Class) STEM based degree which has developed analytical knowledge and understanding in mathematical sciences. Typically this includes candidates with knowledge and familiarity with basic mathematics and statistics concepts and methods at a degree level. Applicants with other qualifications plus work experience from other fields who have quantitative skills and familiarity with data analysis and modelling ideas, to be reflected in their application, will also be considered. Students whose 1st language is not English should have an IELTS score of 6.0-7.0 overall with 6.0 in reading and writing, 5.5 in listening and speaking.

Course modules

Advanced statistical modelling; modelling and data analysis using MATLAB; data visualisation and applications.

Assessment methods

All modules are assed entirely by coursework which includes in-class tests.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PgCert Full-time £ 2,790 per Academic year (home fees) 60 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Wheatley Campus Oxford OX33 1HX South East

Key information

Department of Mechanical Engineering and Mathematical Sciences
Telephone number: 
01865 482727