About Summer School


The AUA Akian College of Science and Engineering welcomes everyone to its 2019 Data Science Summer School. In this summer program, students acquire technical skills, hands-on experience and multi layer knowledge through 13 general and elective courses condensed within two weeks and taught by professionals from Armenia and abroad.

The Data Science Summer School 2019 will take place on July 1 - July 14 at the American University of Armenia, Yerevan, Armenia.


The participation fees are presented in the table below. The bank will charge the equivalent of the mentioned amount of AMD based on the exchange rate of the day. Please note that the participation fee does not include accommodation or meals. To get advice on accommodation or inquire about available discounts and scholarships, please contact us  

Students in Armenia $250 ≈ 125,000 AMD
Professionals in Armenia $350 ≈ 175,000 AMD
International students and professionals $450 ≈ 225,000 AMD

The goal of the Summer School is to give practice-oriented knowledge in the field of Data Science. The first four days cover topics such as data science with Python, machine learning, and statistical inference. The remaining days offer relevant electives in data science and cover topics such as natural language processing, time series forecasting, and Bayesian Statistics, among others. The final stage of the program is substantially dedicated to project work which will help the participants  implement and approbate the previously obtained knowledge and skills. The project topics are elaborated by Summer School lecturers, representatives of IT companies, and other partner organizations.

The course will earn you 3 Credits (US) (equals 6 ECTS). A certificate approved by the college dean can be provided upon request.