Master of Data Science atUSYD , SydneyFaculty of Engineering


1 year (Full Time)

Course Level

PG Degree

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  • The program is designed for people who are passionate about drawing meaningful knowledge from data to drive business decision-making or research output
  • The Program comprises core units, elective units and a capstone project where the applicants can implement their skills to handle a real-world data science problem
  • The Master of Data Science equip the graduate to operate independently as a data scientist within any application domain
  • Enable applicants to develop analytical and technical skills to use data science to guide strategic decisions in their area of expertise


  • University Rankings
    • #69

      - ARWU (Shanghai Ranking) 2021

    • #38

      - QS 2022

    • #58

      - THE (Times Higher Education) 2022

    • #28

      - US News & World Report 2022

Fees & Expenses
1st year tuition fees
Fees componentsAmount
Tuition & feesINR 27,40,080
Other expenses in 1st Year
Fees componentsAmount
Hostel & MealsINR 18,90,096
InsuranceINR 29,582
Student Services and Amenities FeeINR 16,944
TotalINR 19,36,622

Calculated at the exchange rate of 1 AUD = INR 55.92


Tuition & expenses were last updated on 5ᵗʰ July 2022

Entry Requirements

QualificationEntry Criteria

No specific cutoff mentioned



  • The applicant is required to have:
    • A four-year Australian bachelor's degree with honours in a quantitative discipline* with a minimum credit average (65 per cent), or
    • An equivalent qualification with a research component or an Australian master's degree in a quantitative discipline* with a minimum credit average (65 per cent), or equivalent qualification, or
    • The University of Sydney Graduate Certificate in Data Science with a minimum credit average (65 per cent), or equivalent or higher qualification
    • *A quantitative discipline includes data science, computer science, mathematics, statistics, engineering, physics, economics, finance or other disciplines that are deemed equivalent. As a guideline, the curriculum of a quantitative discipline should include some study of mathematics including statistics at the tertiary level
  • Some background in computing (specifically in programming and in data management as taught in the Graduate Certificate in Data Science) is assumed. Applicants who hold a three-year bachelor's degree without honours in a quantitative discipline can apply to the Master of Data Science based on employment experience if they can demonstrate a minimum of two years relevant industry experience in IT or Data Science/Data Analytics. This must be supported by a CV and proof of work experience (in the form of an official letter from the employer including details of your position, dates of employment and job description


Marks - 85/120

  • With 17 in Reading, Listening and Speaking and 19 in Writing


Marks - 61/90

  • With a minimum result of 54 in each band


Marks - 6.5/9

  • With a minimum of 6.0 in each band 

Other eligibility criteria
Applicants who have undertaken a bachelor’s degree or other approved tertiary qualifications where the instruction for their qualification (teaching, assessment, and examination) was entirely in English will be waived from the English requirement
Conditional Offer


A conditional offer received by an applicant usually means that they need to send more documents, such as certified evidence of grades and qualifications, to show that applicant meets the minimum academic requirements for entry

Application Process

Step 1: Prepare documents for application

  • Submit CV/ Resume (For Master of Management, Master of International Business, Master of Human Resource Management and Industrial Relations, Master of Management (CEMS))

Step 2: Additional documents required

Step 3: Start your online application

Step 4: Application fees for this course

Step 5: Application deadline

Vice-Chancellor International Scholarships Scheme- Tier 1 (Master of Data Science)
Rs. 21,52,800
Vice-Chancellor International Scholarships Scheme- Tier 2 (Master of Data Science)
Rs. 11,18,400
Vice-Chancellor International Scholarships Scheme- Tier 3 (Master of Data Science)
Rs. 2,82,550

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