Data Science Accelerator Programme

Programme introduction, dates, eligibility, how to apply and how to become a programme mentor.



The Data Science Accelerator is a cross-government training programme. It started in 2015, and it’s backed by the Government Digital Service, Office for National Statistics, Government Office for Science, and Civil Service analytical professions (statistics, economics, operational research and social research).

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Published 4 January 2017
Last updated 5 September 2018 + show all updates
  1. Added an attachment of previous Accelerator projects.
  2. Added 2018 dates.
  3. New guidance and September 2017 application form added.
  4. First published.