Graduate Diploma in Data Science

Study Programme Details
Country: Australia
Admission Sessions:Autumn Session, Spring Session
Study Format: Full Time
Mode of Study: Fully on Site, Hybrid, Online

Programme Type



12 Months

Scholarship Available




About this Study Course

Step into the dynamic realm of big data with our Graduate Diploma in Data Science, where the demand for skilled data scientists is soaring. Anticipate future growth in the data science workforce, outpacing the overall Australian labor force, with an impressive annual growth rate of 2.4% between 2016-17 and 2021-22.


Immerse yourself in the world of big data, a revolutionary field giving birth to the role of a data scientist. Taught by leading researchers, this program equips you to analyze and visualize vast data sources, decipher data trends, and formulate effective data management strategies. Offered as part of a comprehensive suite of programs (graduate certificate, graduate diploma, and master), each qualification seamlessly leads to the next, allowing for easy transition to higher-level qualifications. If you complete the first four courses, you’ll receive a Graduate Certificate in Data Science. Aspiring for further studies? Consider advancing to the Master of Data Science upon completing the graduate diploma.

Admission Requirements

  • a Bachelor degree or equivalent from a recognised higher education institution with a minimum of one year of full-time study in Mathematics or Information Technology or Data Science or a combination thereof; OR
  • a Graduate Certificate in Data Science or equivalent from a recognised higher education institution.
  • IELTS total [6.5]
  • Big Data Concepts (INFS 4020)
  • Problem Solving in the Digital Age (COMP 5076)
  • Business Practices for IT Professionals (INFS 5058)
  • Statistics for Data Science (MATH 4044)
  • Statistical Programming for Data Science (COMP 5070)
  • Data Wrangling and Social Media Analytics (INFS 5144)
  • Data Visualization (INFS 5116)

AUD$ 38,500 per annum

Future Career Outcomes

Embark on a journey to success by exploring real-world examples of our alumni thriving in the data science landscape. Aligned with industry demands, this program emphasizes skill development crucial in today’s evolving job market. Acquire the expertise needed to make a significant impact in the dynamic field of data science.

Visa Requirements:

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