Located in the seaside city of Wollongong, New South Wales, some 80 kilometers south of Sydney, lies the public research institution known as the institution of Wollongong (abbreviated as UOW). In 2023, the institution had over 33,000 students enrolled (including over 12,300 foreign students), over 176,000 alumni, over 2,400 staff members, including 16 Distinguished professors, and over 2,400 students enrolled.
The University of Wollongong has grown into a multi-campus organization on both a national and international scale. The main campus of the university, located in Wollongong, covers an area of 82.4 hectares and has 94 permanent buildings. It is located on the original location, five kilometers north-west of the city center. As well as three Sydney campuses, including the UOW Sydney Business School, UOW Liverpool, and UOW Sutherland, there are regional university campuses in Bega, Batemans Bay, Moss Vale, and Shoalhaven. UOW has campuses outside of Australia in Dubai, Hong Kong, and places in Malaysia. Additionally, UOW has forged alliances with other institutions of higher learning abroad in China and Singapore.
Nine campuses make up the University of Wollongong in Australia.The university's main site, the Wollongong campus, is situated on the coast of New South Wales, 3 km from downtown Wollongong and 80 km from Sydney. The North Wollongong railway station, which opened in 1915 on the South Coast railway line, serves the area.The Faculty of the Arts, Social Sciences & Humanities, the Faculty of Business and Law, the Faculty of Engineering and Information Sciences, and the Faculty of Science, Medicine and Health are the four faculties that offer courses. On the Wollongong campus, there are over 2,400 staff members and close to 33,000 total students that attend classes. The campus also has student housing, conference facilities, food halls, supermarkets, cafés, restaurants, a bar, indoor sports facilities, a gymnasium, a swimming pool, and sports grounds in addition to the teaching and research buildings. UOW College is located on the Wollongong campus.
The Master of Computing (Data Analytics) program is dedicated to creating the next generation of computing experts who have a thorough knowledge of the technical, managerial, and ethical facets of computing operations. The application of cutting-edge technology to produce data-driven insights and intelligence is the emphasis of the data analytics specialization. Both graduates with a computing background seeking to advance their skills and graduates without a computing experience seeking to enter the rapidly expanding area of computing may choose this degree.
Advanced programming, data management, information systems, project management, big data and data mining, knowledge engineering, and cyber security are among the topics you'll learn. The curriculum's integration of the university's research capabilities in data science, cyber security, and artificial intelligence will be to your advantage. This course improves students' preparedness for the workforce by fusing academic learning with real-world application, with integrated WIL in various topics. You will finish an individual capstone project where you will put your theoretical understanding into practice and address real-world issues frequently supplied by our industry partners.
By fusing computer science techniques with efficient management techniques and by creating and deploying computer programs, the Master of Computing equips graduates with the skills necessary to address challenging real-world situations.Graduates of the Data Analytics major will be prepared to analyze, create, develop, and manage sophisticated computer solutions for a variety of sectors. You will be qualified to work as a data analyst, big data expert, data engineer, data architect, data systems developer, system analyst, and software solution architect and developer once you have completed the program.
Tuition: $24048 per year
30% tuition fee reduction for the minimum duration of an eligible course
Academics: 2.8 GPA