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University Of Kwazulu-Natal

School of Computer Science

Technological advances dominate our world – all of which are driven by computer technology. As a result, it is one of the fastest growing areas of employment. Computer Science at UKZN covers both the theoretical and applied areas of the discipline and produces graduates who are able to introduce and develop new computational solutions and technologies.

UKZN is establishing a Data Science training initiative, which aims to provide much needed knowledge production and support in Data Science for business and industry.

The Data Science programme at UKZN is the first and the only programme in South Africa, which offers a Masters, Postgraduate Diploma, Honours and BSc degree in Data Science. The degrees are designed to produce well-rounded professionals, through partnerships with industry through internships and solving of real problems emanating from business and industry.