About Big Data and Data Science Diploma



Corporations have significantly increased investments in their “Digital Enterprise” in the past few years. It has been estimated that by 2020, IT departments will be monitoring 50 times more data than they are today. This wave of data is driving unprecedented demand for those with the skills required to manage and leverage these very large data sets into a competitive advantage. "By 2020, the number of jobs for all US data professionals will increase by 364,000 openings to 2,720,000. Annual demand for the fast-growing new roles of data scientist, data developers and data engineers will reach nearly 700,000 openings" based on Forbes analytics.

The set of skills that BDDS students will acquire are the following:

Students who registered in the program and successfully passed the courses of the Professional Diploma can apply for the Master’s degree in informatics, School of Communications and Information Technologies, Nile University.
Upon completion of all courses and the project, the student will be receiving the BDDS-PD certificate, which is signed certificates by the Informatics Program Director with NU official stamp.