Why study data science at La Trobe?

Rising demand

Tap into the rising demand for skilled data science professionals.

LinkedIn's Most Promising Jobs of 2019

Unique scholarship opportunities

Eligible students can apply for a $3000 scholarship to complete a six-week research project in mathematics or statistics.

Read more about the Australian Mathematical Sciences Institute (AMSI) Vacation Research Scholarship

Top 400 globally

Our mathematics subjects rank in the world's top 400.

Quacquarelli Symonds (QS), 2020, QS World University Rankings by Subject 2020: Mathematics

Career opportunities in data science

Career pathways

Data science builds your skills in analysing and interpreting data. You’ll be prepared for a range of careers, including:

  • Business intelligence analyst
  • Data engineer
  • Data scientist
  • Analytics consultant
  • Data analyst

Future employers

Potential employers of data science graduates include:

  • Deloitte
  • Atlassian
  • IBM
  • Optus
  • Aecom Technology

On the couch with maths, statistics and data science

Hear from our dedicated staff and ask questions via ON24’s Q&A portal.

Explore mathematical concepts and learn how to model abstract problems, problem solve and communicate clearly.

Broadcast from Melbourne Campus Open Day on Sunday 2 August, 2020.

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