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).
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.
Maximum score in the Brazilian Education Ministry’s last General Course Index (IGC) evaluation.
1st place in National Student Performance Exam (ENADE) out of all private mathematics institutions and 3rd place in Brazil as a whole.