Kickstart your career: Data Science and AI Program

PROGRAM STARTS JANUARY 2025

From zero to tech hero: master data science with our one-year program, teaching you everything from coding basics to advanced AI, so you can tackle tech challenges in any field with confidence.

Full Time

In Berlin campus or Remote
Live classes 
in English

Financing Options 

Flexible payment plans and government subsidies available

Career Services

Up to one year post-graduation

Beginner-friendly

No previous experience required

2300+ alumni ratings

Are you ready for a change?

More than tech skills: access the tools and support you need to help you reach your goals.

Toolstack needed for the jobs of today and beyond

Get access to all the in-demand tools you'll need to master during the program so you can use them like a pro in your future job. Plus, you'll even get a free computer to learn with!

Flexible payment plans to fund your training

We're proud to offer a variety of options, from loans to flexible payment plans depending on your location. On average, 70% of our students use financing solutions, payment plans, or government subsidies, so you're in great company! Reach out to our Admissions Managers to help you find the best solution.

Dedicated career support

Get up to a year post-graduation career support with job-hunt prep for the German market in your industry, access to 1:1 coaching, and interview preparation.

A community that invests in you

Maximize learning with a solid support system: the teaching staff, your peers, and Career Advisor, all there to boost your journey! 

Learn Data Science and AI with Our Proven Methodology

Hands-on Training 

Work on 5 projects with real-life applications. The icing on the cake? Showcase these projects and your new skills in a GitHub portfolio to impress potential employers and stand out from the crowd.

From zero to tech hero

No experience? No problem! Start from scratch. Learn faster with instant feedback from AI code explanations. Plus, keep the learning going with 24/7 support—even when our dedicated teaching staff and your helpful peers are in 'resting mode,' our AI Chatbot is always awake and ready to help!

Comprehensive, structured, ever-evolving curriculum

Stay ahead with in-demand industry skills and tools with our frequently updated curriculum, structured for effective learning. 

What you'll learn:

Design and build solutions for detecting fraud, recommending products, and working with data to understand customer insights. Plus, create advanced AI like chatbots and fine tune AI models to fit your needs. 


Sample project: Use TensorFlow and PyTorch to create powerful AI models that can understand language, recognize speech, and process images, making technology smarter and more intuitive for everyone.

Data Analysis and Visualization

Turn complex data into clear, actionable insights for smart business decisions, create user-friendly dashboards, and share your findings in a way everyone can understand.


Sample project: Create useful data visualizations and interactive dashboards with Matplotlib, Seaborn, Power BI, and Tableau, making it easy to understand complex information and make smarter decisions.

Machine Learning and AI

Database Management (SQL and NoSQL)

Master the art of designing and managing databases to effortlessly handle, retrieve, and manipulate massive amounts of data across various industries.


Sample project: Build a powerful web app with FastAPI and Flask that can grow with your needs, and easily manage all your data with SQL and NoSQL databases.

Programming (Python and R)

Supercharge your data skills by writing and optimizing code, making data manipulation, analysis, and automation a breeze. 


Sample project: Create and use machine learning algorithms with basic math concepts to analyze real-world data, helping you uncover valuable insights and make smarter decisions.

Web Development and API Integration

Create scalable web applications and APIs that make data access and interaction seamless for end-users and other systems, enhancing efficiency and user experience.


Sample project: Use your knowledge and skills to solve a real-world problem or develop an impactful software application.

Disclaimer: Course topics are subject to change according to the demands of the job market. We aim to design our curriculum to meet the required skills for junior positions in the tech market. Students who do not complete the activities and final project do not earn a certificate.

Be job-ready right after the bootcamp with help from Career Services

Industry expertise

- On-demand lessons with job hunting best practices in your field and the German market

- Talks from industry experts that can give your job search an edge

Real world connection

- Networking events to mingle and share stories. You might just find your next big career break or a helpful contact! 

Resume and LinkedIn

- Optimized profile to make you stand out

- Application tailored to your industry and market needs

Interview preparation

- 1:1 with Career Advisor to practice interviewing before the real thing

- Technical exercises to get you comfortable 

Our goal is to help you land a job as soon as possible. But if you need extra time, we've got you!

Career Services are available to all actively job-hunting graduates for a whole year after graduation.

Don’t just take our word for it

“After Ironhack, we're able to ask ourselves the right questions when starting a project. We know where to take the problems and where to start.”

Geoffroy Baghdassarian

From Project Manager to Engineering Team Lead

“Ironhack leaves you not only with programming knowledge, but personal and interpersonal skills as well.”

Marta Fonda

From Business Administration to Web Developer

“I studied business after which I wanted to specialize in data. I chose Ironhack because they were the pioneers in this subject. ”

Abélia Pételle

Abelia (From Business to Data Analyst at Artefact)

Ironhackers now work in:

Our graduates are soon hired in entry-level tech roles by large established companies and startups all over the world. We make sure our alumni learn the most in-demand skills for their niche, future-proofing their prospects by learning only what companies are really looking for.


You too could be the next big name Data Scientist or BI Developer in town!

Why companies choose Ironhackers


"As an Ironhack graduate myself, I know the level of professionalism and quality of students that come out of the bootcamps. I'm very satisfied with the Ironhack alumni that I've hired. They do great work and even the more junior profiles are very open to learning. They adapt fast which is really important."

Artistic Director & UX/UI Designer at ADVANCED Schema 

"The quality of the people that have come to us, their soft skills, motivation, and attitude are very good."

IT Business Owner at Zurich Insurance

Cristina Gomá

Eszter Szigethy

Why Data Science and AI: Future-Proof Your Skillset

According to the WEF's 2023 Future of Jobs Report, AI and Machine Learning Specialist roles are set to grow by 1 million between 2023 and 2027, as these technologies continue to reshape industries. Plus, jobs like Data Analysts, Data Scientists, and Big Data Specialists will see a 30-35% increase, adding 1.4 million new positions thanks to the rise of big data.


On average, a Data Scientist in Germany with less than a year of experience makes €57,750, according to Glassdoor.


The best part? Data scientists can work remotely and in various industries—healthcare, finance, marketing, retail, manufacturing, gaming, and even government.


With so many perks, becoming a data scientist is a great move. Are you ready to take the leap?

Open the doors to more opportunities

The skills you will learn will qualify you for junior roles in positions such as, but are not limited to, Junior Data Scientist, Data Technician, Data Steward, Business Intelligence Developer, and BI Expert.


Grow in your new career path, and become an AI Specialist, a Lead Data Scientist, Chief Data Officer, and Principal Data Engineer amongst many other possibilities.

FAQs

What's the difference between the Data Science and Machine Learning Bootcamp, the Data Analytics Bootcamp, and the Data Science and AI Program?

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Each course caters to different aspects and depths of data-related skills, allowing you to choose based on your career goals and interests.

Data Science and AI Program

Focus: In-depth learning

Content: Comprehensive coverage of programming, databases, machine learning, AI, and more.

Practice: Extensive hands-on practice.

Ideal For: Those who want a thorough understanding of a wide range of topics in data science and AI, and prefer a more detailed and extensive learning experience.


Data Science and Machine Learning Bootcamp

Focus: Intensive training

Content: Concentrated on machine learning algorithms, data preprocessing, and model evaluation.

Practice: Immediate practical applications.

Ideal For: Those who want a quick, intense dive into machine learning, focusing on practical skills and real-world application of machine learning techniques.


Data Analytics Bootcamp

Focus: Data cleaning and visualization

Content: Emphasis on data cleaning, visualization, and using business intelligence tools for generating actionable insights.

Practice: Hands-on experience with tools and techniques for turning data into business insights.

Ideal For: Those who want to focus on making data understandable and useful for business decision-making, using tools to clean, visualize, and analyze data effectively.

Given the extended duration of our one-year program, we're excited to delve into some topics that the Data Science and Machine Learning Bootcamp only touches on briefly or not at all. Here's a sneak peek of what we'll cover:


  • R Programming: We'll help you become proficient in this powerful language used for statistical computing.
  • Web Development: You'll get hands-on experience with modern frameworks like FastAPI, Flask, Angular, and NodeJS.
  • Advanced AI Topics: Explore cutting-edge areas like Generative AI and Large Language Models.
  • Reporting and Data Analytics: Learn to create insightful reports using tools like Power BI and Tableau.
  • Agile and Lean Methodologies: Master these essential project management techniques.

In addition, these tools and technologies will be a core part of our one-year program:

  • R: The go-to programming language for data analysis.
  • Angular, NodeJS: Key frameworks for building web applications.
  • NoSQL Databases: Gain experience with MongoDB for handling large datasets.

We're excited to guide you through these advanced topics and tools, ensuring you gain the skills needed for a successful career in tech!

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How does the admissions process work?

1. Fill out our easy non-committal Application Form.

2. Receive a call from Admissions, to find out if your motivations, long term goals, availability, and determination are a good fit for the bootcamp. It's also a chance for you to get your burning questions answered! 

3. Take a technical test in English to test your basic logic skills. No need to prepare—just make sure you have enough time to take the test uninterrupted. Once you have passed this test, our Admissions team will be in touch with you.

4. Choose how to fund your bootcamp from our selection of Financing Options and flexible payment plans. Consult your Admissions Manager if you're not sure which one is right for you.

5. Pay your deposit before the bootcamp starts to confirm your place.

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Do I need my own laptop?

Nah, we got you. The 1-year program comes with a free laptop. 

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Will I get an official certificate after completion of the program?

Yes, Ironhack provides a private certificate that proves that the program was completed. 

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What are the requisites to access the bootcamp?

There are no knowledge requirements for our bootcamps. As long as you have sufficient proficiency in English, basic logical skills, enough time, and most importantly motivation, you're fit for this 1-year program. All of our programs have students from different backgrounds so if you're starting from scratch with your tech knowledge, you're not alone. 

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