Application Period:
August 3 - December 2, 2020 (National High School Exam - ENEM)
Application Fees:
National High School Exam (ENEM): R$ 50 by 6 pm on December 2, 2020
Payment options:
Bank payment slip or credit card
Exam Date and Location:
November 22, 2020 – Online Exam
Candidate to vacancy ratio:
2.13 (University Entrance Exam 2020.1)
Monthly Academic Fees:
R$ 3,000.00 (University Entrance Exam 2020.1)
Class hours:
Day
Campus:
FGV - Praia de Botafogo, 190 - Botafogo/RJ
Telephone:
+55 (21) 3799-5917
About the program

FGV Data Science program was created to transform the professional horizon of Brazilian students interested in following an innovative and modern career with great impact on the modern world. It is a program designed to provide students with the required skills and competences to work in technology, retail, investment banks, nongovernmental organizations, consultancy, multinational companies, media and communication, in addition to careers in research.

During the course, students will study subjects associated to machine learning, applied statistics, econometrics and quantitative finance, epidemiology, crypto-currency, Big Data, in addition to research topics from fields like Political Sciences, Law, Social Sciences, Network Science, among others.  

National High School Exam (Enem)

In addition to University Entrance Exams, FGV also classifies applicants based on Enem scores, as provided by the National Institute of Educational Research of the Ministry of Education (INEP/MEC).  

Why choose this program?

The Data Science undergraduate program offered by FGV EMAp main objective is to ensure that all students will have the required instruments to make the best professional choices and build their own path in a productive and creative way. For such, the program includes workshops turned to the development of professional skills and competences, the use of participative methods in classroom and opportunities of educational exchange abroad. The program also counts on a faculty graduated in the most respected international and national institutions.  

Recognition
IGC/MEC

Maximum score in the Brazilian Education Ministry’s last General Course Index (IGC) evaluation.

ENADE

1st place in National Student Performance Exam (ENADE) out of all private mathematics institutions and 3rd place in Brazil as a whole.

Professional skills

From the beginning, students are prepared to professional practice in a wide range of careers.They acquire a repertoire of concepts, methods and techniques in Mathematics, Statistics and Computer Science to provide advice, make qualified analyses of sets of data, work in teams, write reports and scientific papers and produce, manage and analyze large data bases. By the end of the program, the students will be qualified to perform these tasks with proficiency in corporate and academic environments.  Our role is to ensure that all students will have the required instruments to make the best professional choices and build their own path in a productive and creative way.

Internationalization

The program was developed to prepare students to achieve successful careers. For such, the School counts on wide international connections, which creates exchange possibilities for the students in the best universities worldwide. The school also prepares students to apply to trainee positions and post-graduation abroad.

Qualified faculty

Our professors obtained their respective doctorates in cutting-edge universities worldwide. In addition to academic excellence, the faculty counts on experience in academic research and applied research, in addition to consultancies in private companies and the government.

Methodology

The program is in the frontier of knowledge, placing students as protagonists of their own learning process. The engagement with contents administered in the disciplines occurs by participative teaching methods. Students implement the models and techniques discussed in real cases, presenting and debating the results and thus strengthening their secondary skills, essential to the market of today.  

We know that choosing a profession is probably one of the first major decisions you will make in life. Therefore, FGV wants to help you know a little more about your future career.

Being a data scientist will make possible for you to work in several professional areas, both in public and private sectors.

National and global reach.

Retail Chaines and  Marketplaces

National and global reach.

National and global reach.

Investment Banks; Fintechs Commercial Banks; B3; Pension Funds

National and global reach.

Public Companies, Mixed Economy Societies, Public Foundations and Regulatory Agencies at the Federal, State and Municipal levels.

  • Merit Scholarships:

University Entrance Exam: 1st and 2nd places – 100%

National High School Exam (ENEM): 1st place – 100%

  • Refundable Scholarships:

Worth between 0% and 100% of monthly tuition fees in the academic semester in question    

  • Social Demand:

“Social Demand” scholarships are awarded in accordance with applicants’ socioeconomic circumstances. Between 0% and 100% of monthly tuition fees in the academic semester in question may be loaned in this way.  

Visit the website for more information. 

 
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Dec
End of National High School Exam Applications
11
Dec
ANNOUNCEMENT OF FINAL RESULTS OF SELECTION PROCESS
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