Since 1915, the University of British Columbia’s entrepreneurial spirit has encouraged students and staff to challenge convention, lead discovery, and to explore new ways of learning. A comprehensive research-intensive institute, UBC consistently ranks among the world's top 40 universities.
The UBC Master of Data Science Vancouver program partners computer science and statistics experts, providing the foundation for a comprehensive approach, as these two disciplines are at the very core of the emerging field of Data Science. Through active and flexible learning techniques, students will be given the opportunity to put theory into practice and to work with real-world data.
The Point Grey campus of the University of British Columbia is located on the west side of Vancouver, just 20 minutes from the downtown core. A cosmopolitan city surrounded by nature, Vancouver is home to a growing number of industries and sectors levaging data science, including a thriving clean-tech sector.
UBC is now also offering the Master of Data Science at our Okanagan campus. Located in a tight-knit learning community situated in Kelowna, the third-largest city in BC and home to a growing new media and internet technology sector. It sits within a region known for its natural beauty and array of options for outdoor enthusiasts.