Colchester, United Kingdom

Essex Analytics and Data Science Summer School 2019

when 29 July 2019 - 9 August 2019
language English
duration 2 weeks
fee GBP 550

The Institute for Analytics and Data Science is presenting its fifth annual Summer School, bringing you two weeks of cutting-edge courses across the field of data science and analytics running from 29 July 2019 – 9 August 2019. With course providers and speakers attending worldwide, immerse yourself and network with influential data science leaders from a range of organisations, including Microsoft, BT, Siemens, Micro Focus, Celtra, and more.

Delegates are able to create a tailored programme of study by selecting from a range of topics including Deep Learning, Machine Learning, an Introduction to R and Big Data. As well as this, our second-week and two-week delegates are given real scenarios from our partner businesses, and tasked with solving these in groups. This provides you with a unique opportunity to apply your data analytics skills within real-life situations, and develop your communication and presentation skills.

Fees range from £500 - £1200, depending on whether you opt for one week or two weeks. Our great value ticket prices include access to one or two weeks’ worth of courses depending on selection, exclusive attendance to keynotes, tickets to the opening evening reception and to the formal IADS dinner, as well as participation in various social activities, including our novel Summer School Speed Networking session.

Course leader

Institute of Analytics and Data Science, University of Essex

Target group

We welcome students, researchers, academics and professionals from all levels and experience from around the world and offer a range of introductory, intermediate and advanced courses to suit your needs.

Whilst we don't restrict access to courses, when selecting the courses that make up your programme please pay attention to our recommended prerequisites.

If you are unsure whether a certain published course is right for you, please do not hesitate to contact us at and a member of the IADS team will be happy to advise you on whether a course is suitable for your requirements and skillsets.

Course aim

Find out more or be updated on the current trends and developments in the exciting and fast-developing field of big data, data science and analytics.

Credits info

Although this summer school is not credit bearing, a hardcopy certification will be provided upon completing your course, endorsed by the University of Essex and the Institute for Analytics and Data Science.

Fee info

GBP 550: Non-University of Essex students = £550 for one week or £950 for two weeks.
Non-University of Essex academics = £600 for one week or £1000 for two weeks.
This standard registration rate is available between 11 June 2019 - 9 July 2019
GBP 650: All other participants, including commercial = £650 for one week or £1100 for two weeks.
This standard registration rate is available between 11 June 2019 - 9 July 2019


No scholarships are available at this time.