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Introduction to Data Science, Certificate

  • Application Deadline
  • 2 months
Build a strong foundation in R and start building your data science portfolio with the help of the Introduction to Data Science programme at Springboard.


Becoming a data scientist isn't easy. It takes more than just mastering skills like statistics, data wrangling, and visualization. You need to learn how to ask the right questions and weave a story around your findings. Learn how in the Introduction to Data Science programme at Springboard.

By the end of the course, you’ll:

  • Build a foundation in R programming and statistics.
  • Clean and analyze large datasets to make data-driven decisions.
  • Communicate effectively with all stakeholders by telling a story with data.
  • Be ready to apply for data analytics and junior data scientist roles, and take on freelance projects.

Don't worry, we've got your back!

Worried that you don't have a background in statistics or programming? Not sure if you'll have the time to learn alongside your day job? No need to fret.

We have helped thousands of busy professionals develop data science skills and advance their careers.

From custom learning plans to resources to get you unstuck, we are committed to supporting you at every step, and helping you succeed.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Deadline and start date We did our best, but couldn't find the next application deadline and start date information online.
  • Programme intensity Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 2 months
    • Part-time variant
    • Duration description
      Self-paced. Most complete in 2-4 months.
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    • Time flexibility

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Programming in R
  • Data Wrangling
  • Probability & Statistics
  • Exploratory Data Analysis
  • Data Story

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

General Requirements


  • Some background in programming (basic familiarity with variables, functions, loops, etc in any language) is helpful. Other than that, beginners are welcome!

Tuition Fee

  • International

    447 EUR/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 447 EUR per module and a duration of 2 months.
  • EU/EEA

    447 EUR/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 447 EUR per module and a duration of 2 months.
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€447 / month


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