If you are a person who is working or interested in Data Science industry, here is a great news for you. Because this morning, The Center of Applied Data Science (CADS), ASEAN’s first and only one stop platform and center of excellence for Data Science, and Coursera, the largest ‘massive open online course’ (MOOC) platform in the world has just exchanged the Memorandum of Understanding, confirming the collaboration to offer a host of data science courses to Malaysians.
It is undeniable that we need a cert to tell the company you are a profession of your field. In order to be able to be promoted to higher position, you have to keep upgrading yourself by attending different courses. Hence, if you are an individual who is working or you would like to grow your career in Data Science industry, this collaboration between CADS and Coursera will able to help you pursuing your dream career in this field.
You can complete the one-year online education programme by taking advantage of the 11 online courses of international standards, offered by premier global institutions. Further, you will also have access to CADS Learning Hubs coupled with weekly personalized tutoring session with highly trained and experienced Data Scientists. Since it is an online course, this means you do not have to leave Malaysia, but you can still obtain the world recognised accreditation.
To confirm the collaboration, a Memorandum of Understanding was exchanged between Mr. Cheam Tat Inn, Managing Director at CADS and Mr. Matthew Klein, Manager of International Government Partnerships at Coursera. Ms. Sharala Axryd, Chief Executive Officer, ADAX and Dr. Karl Ng Hou, Director, Data Economy Division of MDECwas also present at the event.
FYI, the course will begin in February 2018 and be priced at RM4,999 for working professionals and RM3,599 for students. The fee includes all the exams and quizzes; lab access, and the guidance of a data scientist an hour per week throughout the whole learning process. You can start registering from today onwards.
Note: For whom registers online before 31 December 2017, there will be a special discount of 10% offered.
So yeah~ Pursue your career in Data Science now by signing up the online course brought to you by the collaboration between CADS and Coursera, without leaving where you are and what you are doing.
More info, please check www.thecads.org