(SCTP) NUS Data Analytics Programme

Course Information

Training Provider
National University of Singapore (NUS)
SkillsFuture Funded?
Yes (Singaporeans aged 25 years old and above may also use SkillsFuture Credit to offset the fees)
Supported by PGSS?
Course Description
This (SCTP) NUS Data Analytics Programme is a Train-and-Place programme that equips you with technical skills to be data-savvy. Learn data analytics & visualisation techniques, machine learning & turning data into valuable business insights!
Why You Should Apply
Get certification from NUS, Asia’s No. 1 university and consider a career in data analytics!
Course Duration
3 months; part-time (2-3 days per week, 9am – 5.30pm)
Application Deadline
31 August 2023 (CLOSED)
Course Date(s)
3 November 2023 – 22 January 2024
Training Modes
Classroom facilitated training & online e-learning
What Jobs Will It Pave The Way To?
Data Analyst; Junior Data Scientist

Learning Outcomes

What You'll Learn

The SCTP equips trainees with the necessary skills and knowledge in the following areas:

  • Define data problems precisely and reason quantitatively
  • Articulate various data types, data collection methods as well as data ethics and privacy issues
  • Execute data preparation techniques using off-the-shelf products or through scripting
  • Select and generate appropriate visualisations using off-the-shelf products or through scripting
  • Apply effective visual analytics principles to highlight insights in dashboards
  • Predict patterns and trends using machine learning techniques such as classification, regression, clustering and simple forecasting
  • Create data-driven solutions for a capstone project and communicate the insights effectively to a target audience
  • Implement a data analytics project by applying the analytics process methodology


Upon completion, trainees will be awarded the SCTP Data Analytics Programme Completion Certificate.


Career facilitation will also be provided to match graduates with potential employers.

Entry Requirements

Who Should Apply

Grab partners who wish to upskill their capability for career growth in the area of data analytics.

Key requirements include:

  • Minimum Diploma holder (Local and private diploma holders are welcomed to apply)
  • Have an analytical mindset and interest in data


Admission to the (SCTP) NUS Data Analytics Programme is granted on a competitive basis as places in the programme are limited.


Shortlisted applicants will be notified to attend an interview by NUS, before receiving the final offer. 

Course Fees

Full Course Fees
Singapore Citizens aged 40 years old & above
Singapore Citizens aged 39 years old & below; or PRs