The School of Data Analysis is an intensive free Master’s -level program in Computer Science and Data Analysis, which has been expanding career opportunities for graduates in engineering, mathematics, computer science or related fields sinceis offered by Yandex since 2007 to graduates in engineering, mathematics, computer science or related fields. Designed and run by Yandex, a search pioneer, which evolved into a company that builds intelligent products and services powered by cutting-edge technologies, Tthe aim of the School is to trains specialists in data analysis and information retrieval for further employment at Yandex or any technology other IT company, including Yandex, anywhere in the world.
Students at the YSDA have a unique opportunity to One of the school’s key advantages is the opportunity to learn first-hand from hands-on practicing data analysis professionals in data analysiswho know their job inside out, who know their job inside out.. The School’s lecturers are The courses are given by Russian and international experts working at from leading companies and universities.
The School has branches in Moscow, Yekaterinburg, Minsk and Tel Aviv. In addition to partnering with the Computer Science Center in St. Petersburg and Novosibirsk, the School co-organizes joint academic programs with some of Russia’s leading research institutions.
The School’s courses are taught in the evenings, several times a week. The average study load is 15-20 hours per week, including 9-12 hours of lectures and seminars. The School also runs distance-learning courses and provides lectures over the internet. Most courses in Russia and Belarus are taught in Russian, with some guest lectures or seminars offered in English. Сourses in Tel Aviv are available in English.