[Changes the implementation system]
The implementation system has undergone changes alongside the insourcing of D-DATa. In the future, D-DATa will be operated as a program under the Center for Data Science, and not as an independent grant program.
◇Development of Data Analysis Talents (D-DATa)
This program aims to nurture highly-skilled human resources in the area of data science and promote their wide-ranging engagement in society through the following ways: the creation of a consortium with universities, corporations, and other organizations; the development and implementation of training programs to enable highly-skilled human resources such as doctoral students and doctoral degree holders to acquire skills in the field of data science; and the provision of support for their career development.
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (MEXT)
Doctoral program for Data-Related InnoVation Expert (D-DRIVE)
The curriculum has undergone significant revision from AY2020 due to the changes the implementation system.
With the aim of nurturing doctoral human resources equipped , the new curriculum provides an educational program that is tailored to individual doctoral students with their varying expertise and backgrounds. Support is provided to help students apply data science to their fields of research, develop new research areas, and enhance their careers.
Certificates are issued to the students after they have completed their customized curricula.
About the Development of Data Analysis Talents (D-DATa)
4.How to participate in the program
1) Register for D-DATa
Please register for D-DATa using the registration form for course attendees.
Those who have registered for D-DATa may freely browse the self-study contents for statistics and data science (*). When engaging in research activities, please utilize the self-study contents for carrying out data analysis using statistics and data science. Registered students will also be kept informed about seminars and events related to data science.
*Course registration is not required. However, please note that credits are not awarded for
2) Consultation through the D-DATa Consultation Desk
We are open to consultations from students about how to study statistics and data science, how to apply these to their own research, and other questions. Students may apply through the D-DATa Consultation Desk, confirm the consultation schedule, and have a face-to-face consultation with a faculty member specializing in data science.
3) Participating in the program
After registering for D-DATa, please use the self-study contents and attend the regular data science courses and seminars. (Please register for the respective subjects and seminars on your own).
Students can consult at any time with the Math and Stat Center on basic information such as the contents of data science classes and with the Data Science Research Consultation Desk on matters related to their research. In addition, questions and consultation about D-DATa are also accepted at any time through the D-DATa Consultation Desk.
4) Application/Issuance of Accreditation Certificate
Once you have completed the program, please apply for an accreditation certificate using the D-DATa Accreditation Certificate Application Form.
*Please refer to this page for information on AY2021 accreditation criteria.
◆ You can view the examples for the abovementioned flow in the file below.
5.Career consultation (*)
D-DATa offers a career consultation service for graduate students to help them expand the possibilities of career design in the field of data science, such as careers as researchers in universities and research institutes, or in corporations utilizing the research. It aims to enable graduate students who are both equipped with a high level of expertise at the
Expand your horizons by speaking to coordinators with a wealth of career experience in universities and corporations, about your own career plans. We also welcome undergraduate students who are considering further studies at graduate school. Prior registration is needed. Please contact the office using the form below.