Empowering Future Innovators: Skyline University College's new Master of Science in Data Analytics program is designed to equip students with skills in Big Data, AI, and Machine Learning, supported by state-of-the-art infrastructure. Image Credit: Supplied

Sharjah: Skyline University College has launched a Master of Science in Data Analytics (MSDA) programme within the School of Computing, the university said in a media release. This new program is designed to meet the growing demand for data analytics professionals, combining the latest advancements in Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning (ML) to prepare students for the future of technology and data science.

According to them, the global market for data analytics is projected to reach approximately $665.7 billion by 2033 and Skyline University College is positioning itself at the forefront of this flourishing field. The MSDA program will not only equip students with the essential knowledge and skills in Data Analytics but also emphasize the importance of developing innovative and sustainable secured computing solutions. This initiative is aligned with the university’s commitment to fostering research and development in data analytics, big data, and related fields.

“We are excited to introduce the Master of Science in Data Analytics program with emphasis on Big Data at Skyline University College. This program is a testament to our dedication to providing our students with a cutting-edge education that meets the demands of the rapidly evolving tech industry. Our focus on AI and Machine Learning, combined with a strong foundation in data analytics, will ensure our graduates are well-prepared to make significant contributions to their fields,” said Dr Ghassan Issa, Dean, School of Computing, Skyline University College.

The MSDA program is designed to provide students with a comprehensive understanding of data analytics, enabling them to apply advanced knowledge and skills in Big Data Analytics to pursue successful careers in various industries.

“The launch of the MSDA program marks a significant milestone for Skyline University College. It reflects our commitment to academic excellence. By enhancing research and development in data analytics and related fields, we are not only preparing our students for the future but also contributing to the advancement of knowledge and innovation in our community and beyond,” said Prof. Mohammad In’airat, Vice Chancellor, Skyline University College.

Skyline University College invites students and industry professionals to explore the MSDA program. For more information about the program and admission requirements, visit our website at or contact our admissions office.