Master of Data Science (Global) Program

Learn Data Science from the world-class faculty through live virtual classes. Earn a globally recognized Master of Data Science Degree from Deakin University, PG Certificates from the University of Texas at Austin, and Great Lakes Executive Learning.

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Why choose this program?

A Global Masters Degree
  • Gain the recognition of a global masters degree from an internationally-recognised university
  • Get a global masters degree at 1/10th the cost as compared to a 2-year masters.
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Learn from World-Class Faculty
  • Live Virtual Classes by Deakin Faculty
  • Curriculum designed in a modular structure - foundational and advanced competency track
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Practical, Hands-on learning
  • Industry sessions and competency courses delivered by experts and faculty at Deakin University
  • Hands-on Projects
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Working Professional
Masters from a top 1% of universities ranked globally
Industry Project
Triple crown accreditation AACSB, AMBA, EQUIS
Salary Hike
Dedicated Program & Career Assistance by Great Learning
Career Support
Become industry-ready with mentorship from experts

Our alumni work in leading companies

Master of Data Science (Global) Program from Deakin University

Online | 12 Month PGP + 12 Month Masters

Learning Path

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    Step 1

    Learners will join the Post Graduate Program by University of Texas at Austin and receive the PG certificate upon program completion.

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    12 month

    Step 2

    Post completion of the PG Program from University of Texas at Austin, candidates will continue their learning journey with the 12-month online Master of Data Science (Global) from Deakin University.

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    24 month

    Step 3

    Successful learners will receive the Master of Data Science (Global) from Deakin University at 1/10th the cost.

  • With globally-recognised credentials from leading universities, graduates of the Master of Data Science (Global) from Deakin University become prime candidates for accelerated career progression in the data science field.

    Earn a Degree and PG certificate from world's leading universities

    Data Science And Business Analytics Pathway

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    Get The Deakin University Advantage

    • On-campus Graduation Ceremony in Australia

      Opportunity to attend a graduation ceremony (optional) at the Deakin University campus in Melbourne.

    • Connect with your Alumni Community

      Join the alumni portal with over 300,000 Deakin graduates, reconnect, and meet with fellow alumni across the globe.

    • Deakin Credentials

      Enrolled students get access to Deakin email IDs.

    • Deakin Alumni Discount*

      Deakin alumni are eligible to receive a 10% reduction per unit on enrolment fees on any postgraduate award course at Deakin.

      *Terms and Conditions apply

    Master of Data Science (Global) Program - Deakin University, Australia

    Deakin University in Australia offers its students a top-notch education, outstanding employment opportunities, and a superb university experience. Deakin is ranked among the top 1% of universities globally (ShanghaiRankings) and is one of the top 50 young universities worldwide.

    The curriculum designed by Deakin University strongly emphasises practical and project-based learning, which is shaped by industry demands to guarantee that its degrees are applicable today and in the upcoming future.

    The University provides a vibrant atmosphere for teaching, learning, and research. To ensure that its students are trained and prepared for the occupations of tomorrow, Deakin has invested in the newest technology, cutting-edge instructional resources, and facilities. All the students will obtain access to their online learning environment, whether they are enrolled on campus or are only studying online.

    Role of UT Austin and Great Lakes in this Master of Data Science, Deakin University

    The University of Texas at Austin’s (UT Austin) McCombs School of Business and Great Lakes Executive Learning have collaborated to develop the following course: 

    1. Data Science and Business Analytics

    Students must opt for either of the courses mentioned above in the 1st year of this Data Science Master’s Degree (Global) Program. These courses will familiarise them with the cutting-edge fields that are necessary for providing insights, supporting decisions, deriving business insights and gaining a competitive advantage in the modern business world. 

    In the 2nd year, students will continue their learning journey with Deakin University’s 12-month online Master of Data Science (Global) Program, where they will gain exposure and insights into advanced Data Science skills to prepare for the jobs of tomorrow.

    Why pursue the Data Scientist Masters Program at Deakin University, Australia?

    The Master's Degree from Deakin University provides a flexible learning schedule for contemporary professionals to achieve their upskilling requirements. Though it's not the sole benefit, you can also:

    • Obtain the acknowledgement of a Global Master's Degree from an internationally-recognised university, Deakin University, along with Post Graduate Certificates from the world’s well-established institutions, UT Austin and Great Lakes.

    • Learn Data Science, Business Analytics from reputed faculties with live and interactive online sessions.

    • Develop your skills by using a curriculum created by eminent academicians and industry professionals.

    • Grasp practical knowledge and skills by engaging in project-based learning.

    • Become market-ready with mentorship sessions from industry experts

    • Learn with a diverse group of peers and professionals for a rich learning experience.

    • Secure a Global Data Science Master’s Degree at 1/10th the cost compared to a 2-year traditional Master’s program.

    Benefits of Deakin University Master’s Course of Data Science (Global)

    Several benefits are offered throughout this online Data Science degree program, which includes:


    Deakin University's 12+12-month Master of Data Science (Global) Program is built with a modular structure that separates the curriculum into basic and advanced competency tracks, allowing students to master advanced Data Science skill sets successfully with Business Analytics.


    Through industry workshops and competency classes led by professionals and faculty at Deakin University, UT Austin and Great Lakes, candidates gain exposure and insights from world-class industry experts.


    To effectively teach the latest skills in the current market, the faculty members of Deakin University, UT Austin and Great Lakes come with years of expertise in both academics and industry.


    The program provides career development support activities to assist applicants in identifying their strengths and career paths to help them pick the appropriate competencies to study. These activities include workshops and mentorship sessions. Students will also have access to GL Excelerate, a carefully curated employment platform from Great Learning, via which they can apply for appropriate opportunities.

    The Advantage of Great Learning in this Deakin University’s Master of Data Science Course

    Great Learning is India’s leading and reputed ed-tech platform and a part of BYJU’s group, providing industry-relevant programs for professional learning and higher education. This course gives you access to GL Excelerate, Great Learning's comprehensive network of industry experts and committed career support.


    An e-portfolio illustrates all the skills completed and knowledge gained throughout the course that may be shared on social media. Potential employers will be able to recognise your skills through the e-portfolio.


    The course provides students with career support, empowering them to advance their professions.


    Students will acquire access to a list of curated job opportunities that match their qualifications and industry. Great Learning has partnered with 12000+ organisations through the job board, where they shared job opportunities with an average salary hike of 50%.


    They assist the students in creating a resume that highlights their abilities and prior work experience. With the help of their interview preparation workshops, they will also learn how to ace interviews.


    Acquire access to personalised career mentorship sessions from highly skilled industry experts and take advantage of their guidance to develop a lucrative career in the respective industry.

    Eligibility for Master of Data Science (Global) Program


    The following are the requirements for program eligibility:

    • Interested candidates must hold a bachelor's degree (minimum 3-year program) in a related field or a bachelor's degree in any discipline with at least 2 years of professional work experience.

    • Candidates must meet Deakin University’s minimal English language requirement.

    Secure a Master of Data Science (Global) Degree, along with PGP-DSBA Certificates


    Students will be awarded three certificates from the world’s leading and reputed institutes:


    PGP-DSBA and Master of Data Science (Global)

    1. Post Graduate Certificate in Data Science and Business Analytics - The University of Texas at Austin

    2. Post Graduate Certificate in Data Science and Business Analytics - Great Lakes Executive Learning

    3. Master of Data Science Degree (Global) from Deakin University, Australia