University of Essex

University of Essex

Big Data and Text Analytics

This course equips students with the knowledge to contribute to this rapidly emerging area. Students gain hands on experience with various types of large-scale data and information handling and a solid understanding of the underlying technologies, in particular cloud computing and high-performance computing. Students obtain practical knowledge of processing textual data, on a large scale, in order to turn this data into meaningful information. Students also have the chance to work on projects that are derived from actual industry needs or proposed by our industrial partners.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time October 2016 GBP 5,950 per Year 1 (England) 12 months
MSc Full-time October 2016 GBP 14,500 per Year 1 (International) 12 months
MSc Full-time October 2016 GBP 5,950 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 12 months
MSc Full-time October 2016 GBP 5,950 per Year 1 (Scotland) 12 months
MSc Full-time October 2016 GBP 5,950 per Year 1 (Wales) 12 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Colchester Campus Colchester CO4 3SQ South East

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Key information

Contact: 
Graduate Administrator, School of Computer Science and Electronic Engineering
Telephone number: 
01206 872719