Computer Science (Data Science and AI) with Industrial Placement BSc (Hons)

School of Science and Engineering

Learn how to develop intelligent AI and Data Science solutions that can change the world

Start date
September 2024
5 or 4 years
Dundee City Campus

Are you passionate about exploring the potential of data science and artificial intelligence to change the world?

This degree focusing on Data Science and AI is designed to equip you with the knowledge and skills needed for a career that specialises in these rapidly growing fields. You will learn about topics such as machine learning, statistical modelling, data visualization, and natural language processing, among others, to create intelligent systems and applications that can process and analyse large volumes of data.

Throughout your studies, you will work on projects that reflect real-world challenges faced by data science and AI professionals. You will have the opportunity to collaborate with industry professionals, gaining insights into the latest trends and techniques in these fields.

As part of your degree program, you will have the opportunity to participate in an industrial placement that will occur prior to your final year of study. This placement will provide you with a unique chance to develop your career aspirations and gain first-hand experience working in the computing industry. You will have the opportunity to apply for competitive placement positions with both local and national industry partners. Throughout your placement, you will have the opportunity to gain valuable skills and knowledge that will help you succeed in your future career.

Increased Employability Skills

Our program is tailored to the needs of the job market, ensuring that you acquire the skills and expertise that are in high demand by employers. Whether you are interested in working for a start-up, a major business, or pursuing freelance opportunities, our Data Science and AI degree program will prepare you for a successful career in these fields.

Passionate Teaching

You will experience a hands-on approach to learning and will be given the opportunity to work on real-world projects to apply your skills in practical ways. We foster a culture of creativity, innovation, and impact, encouraging you to explore new ideas and push the boundaries of what is possible. Whether you are seeking guidance on a project or looking for advice on how to approach a data analysis challenge, we are always available to provide mentorship and support.

Student Community

You will be part of a supportive and inclusive student community that works together to understand how AI can change the world. Join our student societies, where you can meet others in your class within a social setting and participate in international-level competitions.

Join the Dundee Data Science and AI community, where passionate teaching, cutting-edge research, and student activities create an inspiring environment for aspiring professionals in these fields.


Top 10 in the UK for Computing

Guardian University Guide 2024

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