Data Science, Postgrad.Cert.

  • Application Deadline
  • 18 months
  • Tuition
    Tuition (Full programme)
    Tuition (Full programme)
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  • Overview
  • Programme outline
  • Key facts
  • Admission requirements
  • Fees and funding


The Data Science Certificate is offered by Harvard University.

Key Learning Outcomes
  • Master key facets of data investigation, including data wrangling, cleaning, sampling, management, exploratory analysis, regression and classification, prediction, and data communication.
  • Implement foundational concepts of data computation, such as data structure, algorithms, parallel computing, simulation, and analysis.
  • Leverage your knowledge of key subject areas, such as game theory, statistical quality control, exponential smoothing, seasonally adjusted trend analysis, or data visualization.

Programme Structure

Courses included:
  • Elements of Data Science and Statistical Learning with R
  • Big Data Analytics
  • Database Systems
  • Machine Learning and Data Mining Section 1
  • Machine Learning and Data Mining Section 2
  • Fundamentals of Data Science
  • A Practical Approach to Data Science
  • Big Data in Healthcare Applications
  • Introduction to Data Science
  • Advanced Topics in Data Science
  • Data Systems

For more information please visit the program website.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Full-time duration 18 months
  • Study intensity Part-time
    • Intensity Flexible
    • Duration part-time 36 months
    • Part-time variant
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    Blended, Online
    • Time flexibility
      Fully structured
    • Attendance
      Regular mandatory meetings
    • Teacher support
      Continuous support with feedback on request
    • Student interaction
      Individual work/assignments (with online group discussions), Online group works/assignments
  • More information Go To The Course Website
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No application is required. You simply register for graduate courses during our fall, spring, or summer registration periods.

Prior knowledge in statistics and basic programming is required for this certificate. The Data Science Certificate will be difficult for students with no prior knowledge of Python.

Tuition Fee Per Full Programme

  • USD 10200 International
  • USD 10200 National

* Average Cost


Check the programme website for information about funding options.

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