Faculty of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies
UBC’s new Master of Data Science program with Computational Linguistics Specialization is the credential to set you apart. Offered at the Vancouver campus, this unique degree is tailored to those with a passion for language and data. Over 10 months, the program combines foundational data science courses with advanced computational linguistics courses - equipping graduates with the skills to turn language-related data into knowledge and to build AI that can interpret human language.
Why should you consider this program at UBC?
10-month, full-time, accelerated program offers a short-term commitment for long-term gain
Condensed one-credit courses allow for in-depth focus on a limited set of topics at one time
Capstone project gives students an opportunity to apply their skills
Real-world data sets are integrated in all courses to provide practical experience across a range of domains
Courses are taught by a combination of arts (linguistics), computer science, and statistics faculty members giving students access to key experts within each field of study
Students learn fundamental data science skills, techniques, and tools with the core Master of Data Science cohort, then branch off into more specialized courses, experiencing the benefits of a large program and small program in one
UBC's Vancouver campus offers students the unrivaled experience of a top 40 university, surrounded by remarkable natural beauty, at the edge of a cosmopolitan city
Strong connections with industry partners in public and private sectors, start-ups, and leading tech companies offer a wide range of networking/career opportunities
Faculty: Faculty of Arts
Program Components: Coursework only
Further information: https://www.grad.ubc.ca/prospective-students/graduate-degree-programs/master-of-data-science-computational-linguistics
Area of Study
- Computational science