Summer School on "Data Science" 2016

The following information is based on the official invitation, available here.

Dates: August 29th to September 10th.




I would like to invite you to register and participate in the annual IT Summer School, organized by the Wroclaw University of Economics in cooperation with the IS:link network, and in close collaboration with the University of Duisburg-Essen and the University of Leipzig.

This year’s edition of summer school covers an attractive IT/IS subject: Data Science.

More details of this event you can –find on: IT Summer School Website


Yours faithfully,

Ryszard Zygała

Summer School Coordinator

Wroclaw University of Economics


Main Topics:   

  • Introduction to Data Science
  • Data analytics lifecycle
  • Introduction to Python programming for Data Science
  • Data wrangling and scraping
  • Programming Data Science Models
  • Data Visualization with Python
  • Data Science and Big Data Analytics
  • Mongo DB
  • Big Data in Microsoft Azure Environment
  • Introduction to Information Technology and Statistics.
  • Good grasp of English enabling discussions and presentations.



Course Credits

There will be a written exam at the end of the summer school. On successful completion 6 ECTS will be granted. You may also participate in our Summer School as a noncredit student.



What is the price?

The costs for 12 days of tuition, accommodation (Arrival: 28th August; Departure: 11th September), meals, social events and bus trip:

-     520 EUR for payments before 31st May,

-     540 EUR for payments after 31st May.

How to apply?

  • Complete the Contact Form
  • Wait for our response to your submission (within 7 days; we will ask you for some additional documentation or academic reference)
  • Pay the fees (within 10 working days from the acceptance)

For further information please contact us or click here for the invitation.

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