Postgraduate Diploma in Big Data Management and Analytics




1 year

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Dublin Main Campus

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Take the next step in your career and become an independent, critically-minded big data specialist with this Level 9 Postgraduate Diploma.

Why Study Big Data at Griffith College?

Designed specifically to address a growing need in the industry, the Postgraduate Diploma in Big Data Management and Analytics at Griffith College is a 1-year programme, delivered on two evenings per week and Saturdays. Building upon students' knowledge of computing science with the aim to create big data specialists, as a graduate of this course, you will:

  • Obtain specialist knowledge and skills essential for a career in Big Data Management and Analytics.
  • Establish an analytical mindset necessary for independent academic and professional research.
  • Gain a practical understanding of the appropriate design and implementation strategies used in the development of Big Data solutions.
  • Develop a team player attitude necessary to communicate problems, ideas and solutions to all levels of the industrial team.
  • Build upon your knowledge of supporting topics in the area of Computing Science.

Course Highlights

  • Emerging discipline with huge job opportunities
  • Develop highly sought-after skills
  • Fully aligned with industry needs
  • Access to innovative tools and technologies
  • A dedicated experienced lecturing team

Intake Dates

We run two intakes for this course commencing in Spring and Autumn.

  • September*
  • February*

*subject to sufficient numbers

What our students say

The college has been a great foreign education experience for me. The programmes are well-designed and the coursework helped me prepare for the real world. After graduating, I secured  a role with a Dublin based start-up dealing IoT  technology for operational intelligence.

Rishiom Shah
Masters in Big Data Management and Data Analytics

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