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Application Form

By submitting this form, you are applying to attend MCSE - Data Management & Analytics (starting 23 Oct 2018) in the evenings.

MCSE - Data Management & Analytics


You need to have the following pre-requisite knowledge and experience to be a successful candidate:

  • Programming experience using R, and familiarity with common R packages
  • Knowledge of common statistical methods and data analysis best practices.
  • Basic knowledge of the Microsoft Windows operating system and its core functionality.
  • Working knowledge of relational databases.

Courses for exams 70-773, 70-774, 70-775

This track covers the following courses:

  • Course 20773: Analyzing Big Data with Microsoft R  (6 Microsoft Teams training sessions) - Level 300
  • Course 20774: Cloud Data Science with Azure Machine Learning  (8 Microsoft Teams training sessions) - Level 300
  • Course 20775: Data Engineering on Microsoft HD Insight  (8 Microsoft Teams training sessions) - Level 300



The course is sponsored by Microsoft, and delivered by LGIT Smart Solutions.

Course progress reports are submitted to Microsoft to identify Top Students, Students not progressing, and Students who have dropped out.  These reports will have an impact on whether or not you will be invited to future sponsored training. 


Training delivery

  • The instructor-led sessions will be delivered live via Microsoft Teams (no recordings). 
  • The track will start on 23 Oct 2018
  • You will be required to attend 22 x 2-hour Microsoft Teams training sessions
  • These training sessions will be delivered in the evenings: 18h00 - 20h00 UCT+2.
  • The track will end on 31 Jan 2019.
  • In addition, you will be given access to online labs, videos and courseware (where available). 


Training schedule

Training sessions (via Microsoft Teams) schedule: 











Course 20773 - Microsoft R


23 Oct

25 Oct

30 Oct

1 Nov

6 Nov

8 Nov

Course 20774 - Machine Learning


20 Nov

22 Nov

27 Nov

29 Nov

4 Dec

6 Dec

11 Dec

13 Dec

Course 20775 - HD Insight


15 Jan

17 Jan

22 Jan

23 Jan

24 Jan

29 Jan

30 Jan

31 Jan


Post-Application Process

Once this application form has been submitted, you will receive login details for a Readiness online course.  This course will test your basic pre-requisite knowledge, your English comprehension, as well as your level of dedication.

Only when you've successfully completed this Readiness course, will you qualify and be accepted on the MCSE - Data Management & Analytics track.


 Application Form