Starting date: May 17 - On campus
About the program

Professional Diploma in Data Analytics

Data Analytics is an exciting field that aims to analyze, interpret, and visualize data with the purpose to create insights for business decisions. There is an increasing demand for Data Analysts worldwide, with attractive employment prospects across a wide range of industries and organizations.

This program is designed to provide participants from a variety of backgrounds with a well-rounded immersion to the fundamentals of Data Analytics theory and practice. The diploma is taught by Data Science professionals with extensive industry experience. The content is delivered in an engaging approach, combining fundamental concepts with the practical application of tools through live demonstrations and lab sessions.

Who is this program for?

This Professional Diploma is designed for undergraduates, graduates (Bachelor, Master, or Ph.D.), and professionals aiming to enhance their knowledge and skills to pursue careers as Data Analysts, Business Intelligence Analysts, and Data Officers.

Programming experience is not required. 

10 weeks - 106 hours

Tuesdays, Wednesdays

four fixed Saturdays


Face-to-face classes at 
Deree - The American College of Greece

Language: Greek
Content: English


Basic understanding of mathematics and statistics

(undergraduate level)

Program benefits

Become a Data Analyst in 3 months

Data Analytics is the fastest-growing domain in Industry 4.0, and will remain in great demand for the next decade. Data is now the most valuable resource globally. Value is created when data is collected, connected to other relevant data, and processed through data analytics methods and tools that turn into actionable insights and business knowledge.

The Professional Diploma in Data Analytics is a hands-on, low-code course. In this course, you will learn how to:

Analyse data

Apply principles relating to data representation, retrieval, and analysis

Data patterns

Detect data patterns and draw inferences and conclusions supported by data by using data analytics methodologies

Critical thinking

Develop critical thinking skills associated with problem identification and problem-solving


Communicate findings and their implications to broader audiences

Program outline

What you will learn

We designed this program so that you gain valuable knowledge and insights in the field of Data Analytics. You will also be exposed to platforms and tools that are widely used in the industry, such as Python, SQL and Power Bi.


  • Intro to Data Anaytics
  • Python essentials I
  • Python essentials II
  • Python essentials III
  • Advanced Python

Descriptive Analytics

  • Descriptive Analytics I
  • Descriptive Analytics II
  • Data Analytics with Pandas
  • Data Analytics Lab
  • Linear Algebra and Calculus

Big Data

  • Databases and Big Data


  • Βασικά στοιχεία SQL
  • Προχωρημένη SQL
  • Εργαστήριο SQL

Visualisation & Power BI

  • Interactive Dashboards
  • Power Bi I
  • Power Bi II
  • Power Bi III
  • Power Bi Lab

Predictive Analytics

  • Data Science Lifecycle and Kinds of Machine Learning
  • Data pre-processing and Evaluation
  • Datathlon
  • Predictive Models
  • Business Cases and  Future trends in Data Analytics
A day on campus

Learning in-class at Deree - The American College of Greece campus

The program is delivered in person at Deree - The American College of Greece campus, offering participants the opportunity to interact and learn by doing. The collaboration of the Big Blue Data Academy and Deree - The American College of Greece guarantees an educational experience of the highest standard. Shared guiding principles include student-centered learning, and the balance between theoretical knowledge and practical application, providing a meaningful participant experience. 


Deree – School of Graduate and Professional Education

Deree – School of Graduate and Professional Education

At the School of Graduate and Professional Education, the guiding values include student-centered learning, scholarship, and ethical citizenship, all equally contributing to a first-class education. Students enjoy access to the abundant Deree resources, like the outstanding learning facilities.

Our team is always by your side!  

Our team is always by your side!  

Our team of experts will be supporting you every step of the way, providing you with valuable feedback. Our instructors and teaching assistants are always present to mentor you, help solve problems and review your progress.

Group project: Datathon

Work on a group project and join a Datathon competition 

At the final stage of the program, you and your colleagues will be challenged to solve practical problems by applying data analytics tools and techniques. 

Be creative

The Big Blue Data Academy & Deree - The American College of Greece DATATHON is a data-focused hackathon where you will be given a dataset and a limited amount of time to build, test, and explore solutions using your creativity and data analytics skills.  

Work together

You will work together in teams to generate insights and potential solutions to real business cases. 


Fees & dates

Tuition fees

For the cancellation and refund policy, please click here.

To succeed in this program, regular attendance at Deree - The American College of Greece  is required.

A personal laptop is necessary during the courses.

Alumni, students

Upcoming Dates: 

May 17-July 22


Upcoming Dates:

May 17-July 22


Dimitris Mousadakos, PhD

Dimitris Mousadakos, PhD

Co-Founder & Managing Director

Dimitris is an expert Data Scientist and leads the academy programs. Former Program Manager of Propulsion Academy Zurich, he has already trained more than 100 Data Scientists, who work now at companies like UBS, SWISS Airlines and ebay.

Athens - Zurich

Spyros Poulos

Spyros Poulos

Data Science Instructor

Spyros uses Data Science tools like Machine Learning and Analytics to solve business problems and optimize processes. He endorses the idea of data-driven models for organizations and he has worked on various projects towards digital transformation.


Thanos Petsakos

Thanos Petsakos

Data Science Instructor

Thanos leads a Management Information Systems and Business Analytics team of a large Greek bank and uses data science and analytics on a daily basis in order to maximize business value and enhance strategic decision making.


George Stathopoulos

George Stathopoulos

Data Science Instructor

George is a Data Scientist working for a multinational company in the Insurance Sector. He uses Data Analytics and Machine Learning techniques to help his organization make Business decisions and accelerate Process Automation


Gerry Liaropoulos

Gerry Liaropoulos

Advisor & Instructor

Experienced Data Scientist in the fascinating sector of Life Sciences, Gerry is using a variety of Machine-Learning methods to help the industry make more informed decisions with the end goal of effecting a positive change in patients’ lives.

Athens - Zurich

Launch your career in Data Science

Next Bootcamp: 26 September - 22 December