Data Analytics

Interseasonal School - Online/Hybrid
April 18 - April 29, 2022

The course will be held online but 3 participation options are available for certain individuals:

Option 1 - online.

Option 2 - hybrid. Russia resumed international air and railway service with the countries listed here.

Therefore, a hybrid format of the course is offered to students holding citizenship of the states mentioned in the list – you can join the online course for 270 euro (+4000 Rub for reg. fee) but come to St. Petersburg to take touristic advantages for the duration of the program and attend online classes at your dormitory/hostel.

If you choose Option 2, just apply for the online course here and inform us on your choice via email to get further instructions.

Option 3 – tailor-made. We may also arrange a tailor-made on-campus program for a group of minimum 10 students holding nationality of the countries Russia resumed international air and railway service with.

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Data Analytics
  • Brief description

    In this course, python programming and data analysis will be discussed and applications of python data analysis and SQL programming will be covered. The audience will have an intuition about the concepts of Python programming, data analysis, database and SQL programming. As a result, the participants will have the main idea of python programming and data concepts. The participants will also learn the required models, algorithms, and terminologies.

Online lectures will be delivered synchronized as live talk with professors and groupmates. Records of classes will be available on SPbPU platform for 1 month after the course end.

Duration: 2 weeks  

ECTS credits: 4.0

Participation fee:

Online format: 270 Euro

Hybrid format: 270 Euro + 4000 Rub (non-refundable registration fee for the Letter of Invitation)

Participation fee includes tuition fee, study materials, field trips and cultural program.

Upon successful completion of the course students will receive hard copies of certificates with ECTS credits.

  • Cultural program

    Online format:*

    • - Online Pub Quiz;
    • - Online Interactive Tour to SPbPU Museum;
    • - Online broadcasting of excursion to the Hermitage museum;

    Cultural program in the Hybrid format is discussed with participants individually.

    *All of the listed above activities are planned to take place but in case any of those will have to be cancelled, an alternative event will be offered to participants.


Provided only for the Hybrid or the Tailor-made formats:

  • on campus at the university dormitory
  • off-campus at partner hostels in the city center

Details of the options and booking procedures will be discussed with each applicant individually.

Data Analytics
Data Analytics
Data Analytics

Deadline for registration

Online format: March 28, 2022

Hybrid format:

- for EU- or visa-free countries nationals: February 28, 2022

- for non-EU nationals: January 31, 2022

This interseasonal program is an introductory course for the Machine Learning and Big Data winter programs. Сompletion of the "Data Analytics" will guarantee you meeting the entrance requirements to the both winter courses.

  • Entrance requirements
    • - Good command of English. All classes and extracurricular activities are carried out in English. Knowledge of the Russian language is not required;
    • - Applicants are expected to have at least 1 year of University level studies.
    • - Basic knowledge of mathematics.

Professors and lecturers:

  • Ogul Unal - PhD, Institute of Computer Science and Technology, SPbPU; M-com Search Engine Optimization specialist”
  • Nikita Kudryashov – PhD, Institute of Computer Science and Technology, SPbPU; Gazprom-neft leading specialist;
  • Anton Alekseev, PhD, researcher at SPbPU;
  • Vladislav Efremov, PhD, researcher at SPbPU.


Department of International Educational Programs