Politics & International Relations - Politics & Data Science

University College Dublin


Course Name Politics & International Relations - Politics & Data Science
Course Provider University College Dublin
Course Code W475 W476
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Postgraduate Diploma (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Part time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Belfield
Qualification Letters GradDip
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment NEXT INTAKE: 2022/2023 September.
Application Date How to apply?
The following entry routes are available:

GD Politics & Data Science FT (W475)
Duration 1 Years
Attend Full Time
Deadline Rolling*

GD Politics & Data Science PT (W476)
Duration 18 Months
Attend Part Time
Deadline Rolling*

* Courses will remain open until such time as all places have been filled, therefore early application is advised.
Duration 1 Year Full Time or 18 months Part Time
Course Fee

Expand+GradDip Politics & Data Science (W475) Full Time
EU fee per year - € 7090
nonEU fee per year - € 13670

GradDip Politics & Data Science (W476) Part Time
EU fee per year - € 4690
nonEU fee per year - € 6840


Entry Requirements

Expand+Good undergraduate degree (2.1 or equivalent, or 2.2 or equivalent with relevant work experience) in political science or related social science, or in computer science, statistics, or related discipline. Because of the streaming of the module struct...


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

Course Content

Expand+GradDip Politics & Data Science
Graduate Taught (level 9 nfq, credits 60)

The explosion of online and social media, the proliferation of digitized information, and improved electronic access to political decision-making processes provide new oppo...

Subjects Taught

Expand+The GradDip Politics and Data Science programme is organised around two streams of study. The first stream grounds students with backgrounds in political science and related social sciences in data science methods. The second stream is geared towards...

Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Careers & Employability
Graduates from this programme will be ideally equipped for careers in a large and varied set of employment sectors. The combination of a solid understanding of social science theory and the technical ability to apply advanced...

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