The Master of Science in Politics & Data Science at University College Dublin is a one-year interdisciplinary program that combines the fundamentals of political science with data and statistical analysis. This advanced degree provides students with a comprehensive education in topics such as public policy, international relations, political philosophy, and quantitative methods, while also giving them the opportunity to develop their skills in data science, programming, and machine learning. Graduates from this program will be well-equipped for careers across multiple sectors including governments, non-profit organizations, research institutions, or industry. They may also pursue further studies leading towards advanced degrees such as Doctoral programs allowing them to become experts within their chosen field while making meaningful contributions towards improving society through evidence-based decision making. With its unique combination of theoretical and technical approaches to problem solving, this program provides students with an excellent opportunity to make a difference in the world around them by using data science to gain insights into complex political issues.