The Data Science Campus has designed the International Data Science Accelerator mentoring programme in collaboration with the United Nations (UN) Big Data Task Team on Training, Competencies and Capacity Development.Read more on What is the International Data Science Accelerator Programme?
In 2020 and 2021, when schools were delivering their lessons on-line and parents were home-schooling it was a very difficult time for many. So, during National Apprenticeship Week 2021, we wanted to help ONS staff by giving them some time back while we taught their children some data science.Read more on Bitesize data science for kids
So, June was notable for (i) more uninterrupted sunshine than I can remember in the UK; (ii) the short-lived excitement…Read more on The month that was – June 2018
Where do the days go? It’s already time for my latest update – providing an overview of what happened in the…Read more on The month that was – May 2018
One of our first Campus-funded students shares her experience as a data scientist in the Home Office undertaking the MSc in…Read more on The highs and lows of juggling university, work and life
Girls into STEM workshops STEM Ambassadors from the Data Science Campus hosted a group of female school pupils visiting the campus….Read more on We all need more girls in STEM
Are you on the look out for an exciting opportunity to help us develop data science capability for public good?…Read more on We’re hiring lecturers in data science
Here’s our latest monthly update for the Data Science Campus, covering February 2018. We’ve taken the liberty of stretching the…Read more on The month that was – February 2018 (plus a bit)
Here’s our update for November, the month when the Campus won an award and had the privilege of welcoming numerous…Read more on The month that was – November 2017
This is our monthly update for October 2017 – one of a series of regular snapshots that highlight some of…Read more on The month that was – October 2017
Welcome to the first of our monthly updates – a regular snapshot on what we’ve been doing to support data…Read more on The month that was – July 2017
It is 100 days since the Data Science Campus officially opened our doors to help the Office for National Statistics…Read more on The first 100 days
Hi, I am Steven Hopkins, a Data Scientist in the Data Science Campus (DSC) which was officially opened last week,…Read more on Building data science capability
Hello! My name is Solange and I am one of the Academic Managers for the Data Science Campus. Since joining…Read more on How are we building data analytical skills locally and internationally?
Our recent work
- Advancing official statistics through web data and international partnerships
- Using new shipping data to improve government understanding of trade flows
- Using open data to understand hyperlocal differences in UK public transport availability
- Using Sentinel-2 images to measure the change in tree coverage in eastern Uganda: what does it mean for the Mbale Trees Programme?
- Using data science to help inform regional broadband investment
- Campus in the top three at the UN PET Lab hackathon