Training Program in Fundamentals of
Center for Data Science, Department of Statistics, University of Colombo
in collaboration with
This training program is a series of short courses carefully designed in collaboration with SLASSCOM to introduce fundamental concepts of data science to those individuals who are interested in venturing into the field of data science.
- Professionals who already have skills in IT looking to engage in data analytics
- Someone who has industry domain knowledge seeking to familiarize with data science
- A fresh graduate with mathematical knowledge seeking a career as a data scientist
- A bachelor’s degree in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) field
OR equivalent professional or work experience
This program consists of five short courses and an individual mini project aiming to provide participants with interactive hands-on learning experience.
- Introduction to Exploratory Data Analysis using R
- Data management
- Introduction to Statistical models
- Introduction to Machine Learning
- Special Topics: Data Visualization and Big Data
- Individual Mini-Project
Five months from 30th July 2018 to 25th November
Mondays to Thursdays 5.30 pm to 7.30 pm
This programme will be conducted by an experienced panel of lecturers at the Department of Statistics, University of Colombo and experts from the industry.
Rs.70,000 /- all inclusive
A successful participant will receive
- A certificate of participation and performance report
for those who have participated in the short courses with at least 80% attendance and have successfully completed the mini project. A summary of the performance of the participants based on the evaluations conducted in each course will also be given.
- SLASSCOM Recognition
SLASSCOM which represents the largest IT/BPM companies in Sri Lanka, endorses this program and see it being an important program in the national agenda to build the competency of Data Science.
APPLY FOR THE PROGRAMME ON OR BEFORE 12TH JULY 2018.
For online application
FOR FURTHER DETAILS CONTACT:
Rasika – 0777679906 / 0112590111