Social Data Analytics

University College Dublin


Course Name Social Data Analytics
Course Provider University College Dublin
Course Code W390 W391
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Part time
Location (Districts) Belfield
Qualification Letters MSc
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Next Intake: 2021/2022 September
Application Date How to apply?
The following entry routes are available:
MSc Social Data Analytics FT (W390)
Deadline: Rolling *

MSc Social Data Analytics PT (W391)
Deadline: Rolling *

* Courses will remain open until such time as all places have been filled, therefore early application is advised.
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Duration MSc Social Data Analytics FT (W390): 1 Year Full-Time
MSc Social Data Analytics PT (W391): 2 Years Part-Time
Course Fee MSc Social Data Analytics (W390) Full Time
EU fee per year - €7,315
nonEU fee per year - €19,900

MSc Social Data Analytics (W391) Part Time
EU fee per year - €4,760
nonEU fee per year - €9,950

***Fees are subject to change.

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Financial Support Please note that UCD offers a number of graduate scholarships for full-time, self-funding international students, holding an offer of a place on a UCD graduate degree programme. For more information see
Entry Requirements

Expand+Applicants will be required to hold a 2.1 honours degree (NFQ Level 8 or equivalent), preferably with a social sciences or cognate discipline component, and excellent academic references.

This programme includes core modules from Computer Science...


Expand+Who should apply?
Full Time option suitable for:
Domestic(EEA) applicants: Yes
International (Non EEA) applicants currently residing outside of the EEA Region. Yes

Part Time option suitable for:
Domestic(EEA) applicants: Yes
International (No...

Course Content

Expand+MSc Social Data Analytics
Graduate Taught (level 9 nfq, credits 90)
The MSc in Social Data Analytics is a one year taught programme, delivered by schools within the College of Social Sciences and Law (Sociology), and College of Science (Computer Sc...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Core modules include:
• Analytical Sociology
• Social Simulation
• Quantitative Data Analytics and Applications
• Dynamic Social Networks
• Introduction to Programming 1
• Introduction to Programming 2
• Students must also choose...

Number of Credits 90
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Careers & Employability
A wide range of different organizations including government departments, semi-state bodies, private companies in IT, finance and consultancy, as well as sectors such as education, health and social welfare are now exploring ...

Further Enquiries Contact Name: Lucia Suchorova
Contact Number: 01 716 8674
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