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Master the fundamental skills of a Data Scientist
in just a few weeks

Data Analytics Toolkits

Master the fundamental tools of programmatic data-analysts: Python as a backbone, SQL for queries and Jupyter Notebooks for visualization.

  • Python
  • SQL
  • Jupyter
  • Matplotlib

Decision Science

Leverage statistics to build advanced analyses and take well-informed business decisions: statistical inferences, hypothesis testing, multivariate regression and confidence intervals.

  • Pandas
  • Numpy
  • Statsmodels

Machine Learning & Deep Learning

Master Machine Learning and Deep Learning workflows (data preparation, model selection, evaluation, and fine-tuning) and understand mathematical concepts and numerical implementations behind models.

  • Scikit-Learn
  • Tensorflow
  • Google Compute

ML Engineering & Team Projects

Package your models into replicable Python code that can be trained on big data in the cloud, using virtual machines and online databases. Monitor & retrain models when needed, and expose them to the world through APIs.

  • Git
  • Docker
  • MLflow
  • FastAPI

You can start for FREE! Join a live workshop for web development, data analytics, or UX design.

What our Data Science bootcamp looks like

Check out our curriculum week after week.

Prepwork: get ready to start the bootcamp!

Once you’ve been accepted, you'll receive about 40 hours of online learning resources, carefully curated by Le Wagon to be intuitive and interactive. This prepwork will ensure you have the necessary foundations in Python and maths before the bootcamp starts.

  • Setup your learning environment (notes, text editor, ...)
  • Terminal, Git and OS basic commands
  • Python foundations 
  • Maths foundations (in a fun & intuitive way!)

What you will do in practice

  • 40 hours of online tutorials
  • Curated resources from Le Wagon to gain solid foundations

Data Analysis

Learn Python for data science: extract data from relational databases, manipulate big data matrix and build visualizations. Understand key maths concepts for data analysis like statistics & linear algebra.

  • Source data from files, web-scraping, or APIs
  • Manipulate data with Python, Pandas & Numpy
  • Query / store data with SQL & Google Big Query
  • Visualization with Jupyter Notebook, Matplotlib, Seaborn & Plotly

What you will build in practice

  • A database built by scraping data from online bookstores
  • Advanced analysis of football performances in SQL
  • Visual dashboard connected to stock-market APIs

Decision Science

Put yourself in the shoes of a data consultant, and learn how to survive the data preparation phase of a vast dataset. Extract insights by interpreting statistical results based on multivariate regression models, hypothesis testing, and confidence intervals.

  1. Statsmodels for multivariate linear/logistic regressions
  2. Packaging and object-oriented programming in Python
  3. Notebook-based presentations with interactive graphs

What you will build in practice

  • 40h-long data consulting challenge based on real data from a marketplace
  • Individual presentations of your key findings to your client

Machine Learning

Implement the Machine Learning workflow with Scikit-Learn (data preparation, feature engineering, model selection, evaluation, and fine-tuning) and understand maths intuitions and numerical implementations of ML models.

  • Scikit-learn and XGBoost libraries
  • Supervised learning (linear, KNN, SVM, Trees, Ensembles)
  • Unsupervised learning (PCA, K-means, t-SNE, DBSCAN)
  • Structured data (tabular, time-series with SARIMAX...)
  • Unstructured data (images, text with Naive-Bayes, Tf-idf, LDA...)

What you will build in practice

  • Machine Learning models perfectly fine-tuned to your tasks
  • Pipelines combining data processing and model predictions
  • Image compression model by color clustering 
  • Spam detection algorithms
  • Prediction model for house prices

Deep Learning

Unveil the magic behind Deep Learning! Understand the architecture of neural networks (neurons, layers, stacks) and their parameters (activations, losses, optimisers). Build your own neural networks (dense, recurrent, or convolutional), to work on images, sequences and texts. Learn how to re-use and transfer learning from pre-trained “big-models”  from latest open-source research! Get your hands dirty with auto-encoders, batch data processing pipelines, and GPU training.

  • Scikit-learn and XGBoost libraries
  • Supervised learning (linear, KNN, SVM, Trees, Ensembles)
  • Unsupervised learning (PCA, K-means, t-SNE, DBSCAN)
  • Structured data (tabular, time-series with SARIMAX...)
  • Unstructured data (images, text with Naive-Bayes, Tf-idf, LDA...)

What you will build in practice

  • Dense neural network for fraud transaction detection
  • Transfer learning for image classification
  • Auto-encoders for image compression and denoising
  • Recurrent networks for weather forecasting
  • World embedding for sentiment analysis or text auto-completion

Machine Learning Engineering (MLOps)

Turn your best handcrafted models into a replicable python package that can be trained on big data in the cloud, using virtual machines and online databases. Monitor your model performance as new data comes in, retrain it when needed, and expose its predictions to the world via APIs or websites.

  • VS code & command line
  • Google Cloud, Virtual Machines, SSH for the trainer
  • MLflow & Prefect for DAG orchestration
  • Docker & Fast API for the backend
  • Streamlit for the frontend

What you will build in practice

  • ML model for predicting taxi fares, trained on big data on the cloud with GPUs
  • Visual web dashboard showing live predictions (on charts, maps, etc.)
  • Trained models in production capable of self-healing
  • World embedding for sentiment analysis or text auto-completion

Project weeks

Projects Phase is the ultimate experience of the course. Collaborate efficiently in teams of 3-4 people on a real data science project that you will either join or pitch to your class. Use either open-data repositories (government initiatives, Kaggle, Paper with Code, etc...) or bring your own private dataset. With full-time mentoring from expert teachers, let your wildest dream come true!

What you will build in practice

  • Make an app with a live demo of model predictions
  • Create an in-depth analysis of a business dataset
  • Replicate latest AI research papers with Big Models!

Career Week: start your career in data science!

Meet data science experts working in startups or large companies, prepare your CV and do mock interviews to prepare your job search. Go deeper into essential data topics.

  • Preparation for your job search
  • Connection to our 15,000 alumni and 985+ hiring partners

What you will do in practice

  • 1:1 coaching 
  • Review of your CV and cover letter
  • Preparation for technical interviews

Prepwork: get ready to start the bootcamp!

Our Flex part-time Data Science Bootcamp is a fully remote program that requires online study. To ensure you are thoroughly prepared, you must first complete ~40 hours of intuitive and interactive online learning. This prep work will ensure that you have the necessary foundation in Python and mathematics before the bootcamp begins.

  • Setup your learning environment (notes, text editor, etc.)
  • Terminal, Git and OS basic commands
  • Python foundations 
  • Maths foundations (in a fun & intuitive way!)

What you will do in practice

  • ~40 hours of online tutorials
  • Study curated resources from Le Wagon to build a solid foundation

Data Analysis

Learn Python for data science: extract data from relational databases, manipulate big data matrix and build visualizations. Understand key maths concepts for data analysis like statistics & linear algebra.

  • Source data from files, web-scraping, or APIs
  • Manipulate data with Python, Pandas & Numpy
  • Query / store data with SQL & Google Big Query
  • Visualization with Jupyter Notebook, Matplotlib, Seaborn & Plotly

What you will build in practice

  • A database built by scraping data from online bookstores
  • Advanced analysis of football performances in SQL
  • Visual dashboard connected to stock-market APIs

Decision Science

Put yourself in the shoes of a data consultant, and learn how to survive the data preparation phase of a vast dataset. Extract insights by interpreting statistical results based on multivariate regression models, hypothesis testing, and confidence intervals.

  • Statsmodels for multivariate linear/logistic regressions
  • Packaging and object-oriented programming in Python
  • Notebook-based presentations with interactive graphs

What you will build in practice

  • 40h-long data consulting challenge based on real data from a marketplace
  • Individual presentations of your key findings to your client

Machine Learning

Implement the Machine Learning workflow with Scikit-Learn (data preparation, feature engineering, model selection, evaluation, and fine-tuning) and understand maths intuitions and numerical implementations of ML models.

  • Scikit-learn and XGBoost libraries
  • Supervised learning (linear, KNN, SVM, Trees, Ensembles)
  • Unsupervised learning (PCA, K-means, t-SNE, DBSCAN)
  • Structured data (tabular, time-series with SARIMAX...)
  • Unstructured data (images, text with Naive-Bayes, Tf-idf, LDA...)

What you will build in practice

  • Machine Learning models perfectly fine-tuned to your tasks
  • Pipelines combining data processing and model predictions
  • Image compression model by color clustering 
  • Spam detection algorithms
  • Prediction model for house prices

Deep Learning

Unveil the magic behind Deep Learning! Understand the architecture of neural networks (neurons, layers, stacks) and their parameters (activations, losses, optimisers). Build your own neural networks (dense, recurrent, or convolutional), to work on images, sequences and texts. Learn how to re-use and transfer learning from pre-trained “big-models”  from latest open-source research! Get your hands dirty with auto-encoders, batch data processing pipelines, and GPU training.

  • Scikit-learn and XGBoost libraries
  • Supervised learning (linear, KNN, SVM, Trees, Ensembles)
  • Unsupervised learning (PCA, K-means, t-SNE, DBSCAN)
  • Structured data (tabular, time-series with SARIMAX...)
  • Unstructured data (images, text with Naive-Bayes, Tf-idf, LDA...)

What you will build in practice

  • Dense neural network for fraud transaction detection
  • Transfer learning for image classification
  • Auto-encoders for image compression and denoising
  • Recurrent networks for wheather forecasting
  • World embedding for sentiment analysis or text auto-completion

Machine Learning Engineering (MLOps)

Turn your best handcrafted models into a replicable python package that can be trained on big data in the cloud, using virtual machines and online databases. Monitor your model performance as new data comes in, retrain it when needed, and expose its predictions to the world via APIs or websites.

  • VS code & command line
  • Google Cloud, Virtual Machines, SSH for the trainer
  • MLflow & Prefect for DAG orchestration
  • Docker & Fast API for the backend
  • Streamlit for the frontend

What you will build in practice

  • ML model for predicting taxi fares, trained on big data on the cloud with GPUs
  • Visual web dashboard showing live predictions (on charts, maps, etc.)
  • Trained models in production capable of self-healing
  • World embedding for sentiment analysis or text auto-completion

Online Projects

Projects Phase is the ultimate experience of the course. Collaborate efficiently in teams of 3-4 people on a real data science project that you will either join or pitch to your class. Use either open-data repositories (government initiatives, Kaggle, Paper with Code, etc...) or bring your own private dataset. With full-time mentoring from expert teachers, let your wildest dream come true!

What you will build in practice

  • Make an app with a a live demo of model predictions
  • Create an in-depth analysis of a business dataset
  • Replicate latest AI research papers with Big Models!

Career Weeks: start your career in data science!

Meet online with data science experts working in startups or large companies, prepare your CV and do mock interviews to prepare your job search. Go deeper into essential data topics.

  • Preparation for your job search
  • Connection to our 15,000 alumni and 985+ hiring partners

What you will do in practice

  • 1:1 online coaching 
  • Review of CV and cover letter
  • Technical interviews preparation

Need more details about our Data Science bootcamp?

Understand the goal of the bootcamp

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An immersive program that accelerates
your tech skills in weeks

  • Live lecture
    Live lecture 9 - 10.30 AM

    Grab a coffee and start every morning with an engaging & interactive lecture, before putting what you’ve learnt into practice.

  • Challenges
    Challenges 10.30 AM - 4 PM

    Pair up with your buddy for the day and work on a series of programming challenges with the help of our teaching staff.

  • Break
    Break 4 - 5 PM

    Learning how to code can be very intense, which is why we organise yoga classes on certain days to help you unwind.

  • Live Code
    Live Code 5 - 6 PM

    Review the day’s challenges and get an overview of upcoming lessons during live code sessions.

  • Events
    Events 6 - 8 PM

    Join free events and take your first steps into tech through beginner’s coding workshops or tech talks by industry experts.

  • Lectures
    Lectures

    Watch engaging & interactive video-recorded lectures online at a time that suits you, before putting what you’ve learned into practice.

  • Livecode
    Livecode

    Join an interactive online coding session with one of our experienced teachers & solve problems together with your class.

  • Helpdesk
    Helpdesk

    Contact a live member of the Le Wagon teaching team via our online learning platform for an immediate answer to any question.

  • On demand TA support
    On demand TA support

    Got a question outside of teaching hours? No problem, post your question and receive an answer ASAP.

Get certified with the RNCP 6 AI developer title, level Bac +¾

After the program, you’ll be awarded the title of Artificial Intelligence Developer by Le Wagon (RNCP certified - level 6 EUR), a Bac +3/4 equivalent.


After all your hard work, you’ll get a diploma in data science that completes your curriculum and makes your resume even more attractive!

Lyon certification

Passionate teachers, acclaimed methods & real-world skills

  • Small cohorts with 1 teacher for 7 students
  • Practice on real tech projects with motivated peers
  • Get real-time answers to never be stuck
  • Keep lifetime access to Le Wagon's learning platform
  • Design and pitch your final project in teams
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  • "If you are looking for a bootcamp that offers a comprehensive curriculum, a great learning environment and incredible post-bootcamp career support then Le Wagon is for you!"

    Joseph Gulay Ernst & Young

    Joseph Gulay

    Now Data Analyst at Ernst & Young

  • "It is stunning how much you learn in only 9 weeks, not only web development but also how to challenge yourself and grow as a person!"

    Carolina Cota N26

    Carolina Cota

    Now Backend developer at N26

  • "Only two months after finishing the Bootcamp, I landed my first job as a Junior Software Engineer. That would not have been possible without the amazing career support from Le Wagon’s staff."

    Mathieu Longé 99designs

    Mathieu Longé

    Now Software Engineer at 99designs

  • "Le Wagon is a great way to get into tech and learn a new skill with good teachers to support your journey and definitely don’t be shy to ask 100 questions like I did."

    Ștefania-Ella Centea ASDA

    Ștefania-Ella Centea

    Now Junior Product Manager at ASDA

  • "After 3 years working in Investment Banking, I decided to update my skill-set with some tools that I could use for whatever my next professional challenge would be."

    Ayelen   Klas Razor Group

    Ayelen Klas

    Now Sr. Growth & Operations Manager at Razor Group

  • "I expected a lot from Le Wagon for my Data Science formation and the global experience was even better: the content of the formation and the custom learning platform were really well structured and all the people at Le Wagon very helpful."

    Josselin Grouas IBM

    Josselin Grouas

    Now Data/IA Manager Consultant at IBM

  • "The complexity of the final project that I carried out with a team of classmates made me see how much my skills improved during the bootcamp. I highly recommend it."

    Rafael Knabben ResearchGate

    Rafael Knabben

    Now Data Quality Analyst at ResearchGate

  • "Le Wagon truly changed my life with coding. Coming from a sales background, it enabled me to acquire the technical knowledges to start a developer career."

    Isabelle  Ferrier amlconsult GmbH

    Isabelle Ferrier

    Now Web Developer at amlconsult GmbH

  • "I was writing code, cleaning data and building data pipelines with fluidity. I also really enjoy the fact that Le Wagon is here to help you in your job search after the bootcamp."

    Cyril  Aubry N26

    Cyril Aubry

    Now Jr. Data Analyst at N26

  • "In 9 weeks, Le Wagon transformed me from a TV screenwriter into a developer and helped me find not just a dream job, but an actual dream career: one in which I feel valued, good at what I do, and work from wherever suits me best."

    Martinho Hoffman Zyte

    Martinho Hoffman

    Now Python Developer at Zyte

  • "Teachers here are very pedagogical, they all take the time to make sure students understand key concepts, bring concrete examples to help. They were ready to explain and re-explain, not counting their time."

    Jordan  Luong Shippio

    Jordan Luong

    Now Full-stack Developer at Shippio

  • "Le Wagon staff will ensure that you comprehend every concept, learn how to properly use Data Science tools and make the most of this amazing experience."

    Timothée Filhol Biofourmis

    Timothée Filhol

    Now Junior Data scientist at Biofourmis

Career services

Land your dream job with our career team

Benefit from personalized coaching, attend job fairs, get prepared for interviews, connect with recruiters.

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93%

of graduates find jobs

3 months

on average to find a job

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Employer Testimonials

  • "We have recruited some amazing Le Wagon alumni in various tech roles: data, product, ops and engineering. It's a great bootcamp for preparing well-rounded top tech talent."

    Jean-Charles Samuelian-Werve Alan

    Jean-Charles Samuelian-Werve

    Co-founder & CEO

    Alan

  • "Most of our developers and product managers come from Le Wagon! Le Wagon has become a key strategic partner helping Skello to hire great tech talent."

    Quitterie Mathelin-Moreaux Skello

    Quitterie Mathelin-Moreaux

    CEO

    Skello

  • "What I particularly like about the data profiles that come out of the Wagon is that they have a fairly full-stack technical foundation that allows them to learn very quickly. They are also often retrained and come with previous experience that allows them to work well with all the company's business lines, especially non-technical ones such as marketing or finance."

    Guillemette  Maillère Getaround

    Guillemette Maillère

    Getaround

  • "What we like about the profiles that come out of the Wagon is that they are able to be sure of many different subjects. We have strong recruitment challenges and the Wagon events are the perfect opportunity to discover very interesting profiles."

    Virginie  Coville Luko

    Virginie Coville

    Luko

  • "What we like about Le Wagon community is that the profiles are really full-stack and able to project themselves quickly on the operational side. The opinion of the community is really positive about the people who come out of Le Wagon, which is also a good point."

    Quentin  Lallemand Libeo (Ex-Swile)

    Quentin Lallemand

    Libeo (Ex-Swile)

Financing

Do you need help with financing?

Understand your eligibility and learn how to finance your bootcamp.

  • Installment plan - Spread out your tuition payments.
  • Public funding - Get your bootcamp financed by government funding and subsidies.
  • Loans - Apply for a loan with one of our partners.
  • Scholarships - Benefit from social impact programs and discounts for underrepresented communities.
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Admission

How to apply to our Data Science bootcamp

Our Data Science course is very complete and intense. But don’t worry, if you don’t have the suggested requirements we will help you get there!

1

Suggested requirements

Programming: you'll need to be comfortable with data types & variables, conditions, loops, functions and data structures.
Mathematics: you'll need a High School level of Maths, meaning you will be comfortable with functions, derivatives, and systems of linear equations.
2

Book an interview with our enrolment advisor

When you apply, we'll get back to you to schedule a 30 minute video interview. We'll talk about your professional project and your motivation.
3

Pass our technical quiz

You will receive a Programming & Mathematics Quiz to help you and the Admissions team better understand your current level.
4

Payment options & prepwork

The last step will consist of finding the most suitable financing option for you. Then, you'll jump into the prepwork which consists of a 40h training.

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Why you should study Data Science in Lyon

Joining the bootcamp in Lyon also means joining a community of alumni and professors with rich and varied backgrounds and driven by the same passion. The Wagon Lyon's team also makes sure that you feel at home and works hard to offer you a unique experience with us.

Lyon has been ranked as the 2nd most beautiful city in the world in 2021 and is among the top 20 in the "best big cities in the world 2022", ahead of Paris and New York. And for good reason! Between its Traboules, its Roman theatres, its historic districts such as "Vieux Lyon" or modern ones such as "La Confluence", not forgetting the Basilica of Notre-Dame de Fourvière, Lyon knows how to charm its visitors (and its residents!).

Choosing to train in Web development in Lyon gives you the opportunity to change career, to improve your technical skills and to work in a profession that you have chosen and that you are passionate about. Lyon benefits from a booming tech ecosystem: more and more startups are setting up there and more and more companies are looking for new tech talent. The Metropolis of Lyon is also committed to developing and encouraging responsible practices within the digital sector. Lyon's tech ecosystem consists of : incubators: H7, 1kubator, Hub 612, Les Premières... | core startups: AGICAP, lepermislibre, Tilkee, Mon Petit Placement, Semji, iExec, Indy, Lumapps... | communities: La French Tech One Else, Lyon Data Science, La Cuisine du Web, French Produit, L Digital... | and thousands of passionate people to meet!

Events

Start your tech journey by attending a free workshop in Lyon

In addition to our courses, we host free evening workshops and entrepreneurial talks at our Lyon campus. Come down and meet us!

Lyon does not have any future events at the moment.

Why not check out one of our FREE live webinars in web development, data analytics, or UX design.

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20 rue des Capucins, 69001 Lyon

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20 rue des Capucins, 69001 Lyon

Web Development course in Lyon

Data Science course in Lyon

Le Wagon Lyon

20 rue des Capucins, 69001 Lyon

F.A.Q.

More than a bootcamp.
Join a global tech network for life.

By choosing Le Wagon, you are joining a supportive community of alumni, teachers, tech recruiters. Benefit from life-long access to the course material, and to our network job offers.

15,000

alumni

45

campuses

1,500

tech experts and professors

93k

meetup members

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