Be job-ready in 5 months

Data Analytics

  • Gain a Data Analytics certification
  • 100% remote, online learning
  • Hands-on, practice-based training
  • No pre-requisite skills required
In Partnership with EAI Academy white wide


5 Months 20-30 hrs/week, Online
Application Deadline: 21 May 2024
Start date: 3 June 2024
Cost: Admin Fee Applies

In-demand jobs in Data Analytics

The ALX Data Analytics Programme is developed in partnership with ExploreAI, a leader in online Data Analytics education. This programme is designed for people with some background in data and are interested in advancing their skills.

The programme kicks off with ALX Foundations, a 4-month module that prepares you to thrive in the digital workforce. You will learn critical communication, leadership, and career-building skills that will help you develop into a well-rounded professional.

Your data analytics specialisation is separated into 4 distinct modules. You will be taught to think like a Data Analyst, and, by the end of the programme, you will understand how to work with complex data sets and to manipulate, analyse, and explore data.

Upon successful completion, you will receive a certificate of completion in Data Analytics.

Qualify for In-Demand Jobs in Data Analytics

59% of companies plan to increase positions requiring data analysis skills.


The projected global Data Analytics market by 2026


Open jobs in Data Analytics

Source: Market Research Future

Top Employers who are hiring Data Analytics


Who will benefit


You are new to data analysis or want to further your knowledge of the fundamental concepts to apply to your current role.


You are looking for a programme that will work around your schedule and you are able to dedicate 30-40 hours per week to learning.


You like to tackle complex data sets and have a strong desire to improve your data literacy skills.

Get a job in Data Analytics

This fully-online programme teaches you the skills you need to prepare for an entry-level role in data analytics.

Prepare for jobs such as

  • Data Capturer
  • Data Analyst
  • Business Intelligence Analyst
  • Operations Analyst
  • Data Visualisation Developer
  • Marketing Analytics Specialist
  • Customer Insights Analyst
  • Risk Management Analyst

Our Learner’s Journey

"ALX got me to step out of the norm into a totally different industry. I could never have imagined that I would be studying Software Engineering."

Busisiwe Duma

South Africa

"The program is challenging, but the hard things in life are the things that lead you further."


South Africa

"Don't let your gender define what you do. There are always unlimited opportunities - so with this ALX course I just took it."

Rufaro Razuwika

South Africa


You’ll learn about

  • An introduction to data analysis and data structures.
  • To analyse data and build statistical models for practical, real-world scenarios.
  • Logic, design thinking and problem-solving.
  • How to prepare and build data dashboards to communicate insights and findings properly.

Download Syllabus


Course Duration & Learning Modalities

5 months
15% Live Learning
10% Peer Learning
70% Doing Projects
5% Taking Quizzes

How You’ll learn


Work through downloadable content and online instructional material at your own pace.


Interact with your peers and mentors online or in-person at our Tech Hubs.


Supplement your learning with interactive content including video lectures and walk-throughs.


Test your knowledge with weekly quizzes and projects based on the latest in tech.


Investigate real-world case studies and learn to apply your skills practically.

Fees & Financing

Our partnerships allow us to offer eligible candidates access to sponsored world-class training with programme costs waived.

For all successfully accepted learners, ALX charges a one-time administration fee, payable upfront or in monthly instalments to confirm your enrollment in your programme.

2024 Administration Fee: $150

Pay in Full (discount 20%): $120

2x Instalment Plan: $75

Pay as you Learn (monthly): $30


2024 Administration Fee: *R2873

Pay in Full (discount 20%):  *R2298

2x Instalment Plan: *R1436

Pay as you Learn (monthly): *R575


*Please note administration fees are subject to currency exchange rates based on the country IE (South Africa) currency when making payments and that the cost indicated above may change based on this premise.  Participants acknowledge that the course fee in their local currency may change based on fluctuations in the exchange rate. The rand fees are guideline on costs and students should refer to the dollar amount.


ALX Programmes convenient payment options:




Account Number 63087046728

Branch Code 260306

Branch Swift Code FIRNZAJJ

Please send your POP to


Secure Instant EFT | Online Payment Gateway & Bank API | Ozow

Programme Requirements

  • 18-34 years old
  • Of African origin
  • Ability to write and speak English proficiently
  • A laptop or desktop computer with access to a stable internet connection
  • Application fee applies


What does a Data Analyst do?
Data Analysts examine large data sets to identify trends, develop charts, and create visualisations that help businesses make more strategic decisions. Broadly speaking, Data Analysts use data to solve problems by identifying patterns, trends, and insights.
What happens after I complete my programme?
Upon successfully completing your programme, you will be invited to join The Fellowship community where you will have access to a global network of resources, job opportunities, and ongoing career support.
Can I register for multiple programmes at the same time?
You can only register for the one programme at a time due to training requirements rigour. If you have already applied to or are currently enrolled in a programme, you will not be eligible to apply to another programme.
How can I get in touch with ALX Africa to answer the questions I have?

Please ask LEA our Learning Experience Assistant for more information and answers to any additional questions.