What will I learn?

This is a full time four-year direct honours BSc degree programme jointly offered by SCSE and SPMS for students who aspire to master the demands of integrating the synergistic disciplines of computer science and statistics. The programme particularly targets visionary students who have the drive and passion for finding innovative solutions to society’s pressing challenges using their knowledge in data science and artificial intelligence (AI). This programme will provide students opportunities to solve real-life problems in different applications domains ranging from science and technology, healthcare and clinical medicine, business and finance, environmental sustainability, etc.

This programme is specifically designed and offered in response to the rapidly developing field of data science and AI that are currently gaining unprecedented traction in the industry as well as in the job market worldwide. As such, there will be rich opportunities for graduating students to work across multiple domains of the digital economy and participate in enhancing Singapore’s global competitiveness. The programme hence aims to produce the next generation of highly skilled graduates that are required to continue propel the high-value economy growth of Singapore.

This programme strikes a balance between Computer Science and Mathematical Sciences, which enables it to provide a more comprehensive training in terms of the computing aspects of data science. It is also system-and-product driven in that it covers the essentials in software and product development, and it provides students with a large amount of practical trainings.

Which department am I in?

College of Engineering

Study options

Full Time (4 years)

Tuition fees
Annual fee - Subsidised tuition fee: SG $17,550; Non-Subsidised tuition fee (lab-based fee): SG $32,950; non lab-based fee: SG $31,970
Start date

Expected January, August 2022

Venue

College of Engineering

70 Nanyang Drive,

Block N1.3 Level B1,

637457, Singapore

Entry requirements

For international students

Students must have completed at least 12 years of general education or will be taking High School national examinations in the year of application in order to be considered for admission.

Submission of IELTS (a minimum Overall 6, writing 6) or TOEFL (a minimum of 90) or SAT (a minimum of 1250 for SAT taken for March 2016 onwards) or Pearson Test of English Academic (PTE Academic) (a minimum of 55) or ACT with Writing (a minimum of composite score of 30 in ACT with Writing in one sitting) or Cambridge English Advanced (CAE) are only compulsory for applicants

With PRC Gao Kao qualification (i.e. Applicants who will be taking Gao Kao in June 2020 and those who have already taken Gao Kao) OR

With Taiwan General Scholastic Ability Test (GSAT) qualification OR

With South Korean College Scholastic Ability Test (CSAT)/High School Diploma qualification OR

Who do not take up English language in Junior and Senior High School or taken English language only as a 2nd language.

For IELTS, TOEFL and PTE Academic, only scores obtained in the 2 years leading up to the application deadline will be considered. The validity period for SAT and ACT is 5 years.

*There may be different IELTS requirements depending on your chosen course.

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