DASCA’s ABDE™ certification can be your big-ticket to global opportunities as it functions as a destination magnet for global employers, who are on a big hunt for young Big Data Engineers.

Why High Achieving Tech Graduates Choose ABDE™ Certification

An ABDE™ certification can:

  • Get better salary packages

    DASCA-certified candidates earn 15%-20% higher salaries

  • Get access to the best Big Data Engineering Jobs

    15 million data science professionals are needed by the end of 2022

    DASCA’s ABDE™ certification blasts your online visibility and sets you apart from other applicants

  • Win global recognition

    DASCA-certified candidates are sought by global employers

    DASCA validates candidates in 60+industry–critical knowledge vectors

  • Get the latest in-demand and vendor-neutral skills

    3rd-party vendor-neutral and cross-platform qualification

  • Prepares you for leadership roles

    1 out of 4 Data Science certified professionals are leading data science projects

  • Prove your capability to handle challenging assignments

    DASCA’s rigorous vetting sets you apart from the crowd and proves your capability to handle challenging assignments

  • Get access to the latest world-class resources

    Exam across 183+ countries

    Exam preparation material in printed and online mode

  • Get a strong grip on Data Science fundamentalsp

    DASCA’s proprietary Essential Knowledge Framework (DASCA-EKF™) helps in developing a penetrative Big Data perspective among future leaders

What you’ll get

  • A digital badge to highlight on your social profiles
  • Online access to world-class learning and exam preparation resources
  • Printed ABDE™ Handbook 1: Foundations of Big Data Engineering
  • Printed ABDE™ Handbook 2: Advanced Big Data Engineering
  • Credential kit containing printed certificate, lapel pin and Code of Ethics booklet

Who can apply

To apply for ABDE™, you will need a strong grasp of programming concepts, tools and techniques of object-oriented programming and knowledge of core Java and SQL statements.

For Industry Professionals

Entry Track Education qualification Experience
Track 1 Bachelor's Degree
Computer Science/ Technology/ Engineering/ Applied Sciences/ Related disciplines
Experience not mandatory
Basic knowledge of Python/ JAVA or any other programming language is desirable
Track 2 Associate Degree/ Diploma
Computer Science/ Technology/ Engineering/ Applied Sciences/ Related disciplines.
2 years or more
Knowledge of Python/ JAVA or any other programming language

For Students of The African Centre of Excellence in Data Science

Level Majors Ideal Stage of Attaining the Certification
Bachelor's Computer Science/ Mathematics/ Statistics/ Engineering/ Applied Sciences/ Economics/ Finance/ Management/ Related disciplines In the first year of the program

Exam Coverage

Data Science
Understanding How to Tap The Big Power of Big Data

15%
+

Hadoop
Learning Big Data Processing Using the Hadoop Ecosystem

20%
+

Python & Hadoop 3
Big Data Analytics with Python & Hadoop

6%
+

R & Hadoop
Building Data Analytics Applications

12%
+

ML and AI
How Big Data Analytics Fires Up Machine Intelligence

17%
+

MongoDB
Learning High-Volume Streaming Data Storage

5%
+

Kafka
Learning Data Stream App Development

5%
+

Spark, Scala & Flink
Stream & Batch Data Processing & Analytics

8%
+

Hadoop 3 Deployment
Enterprise Search, Cloud and Cluster

12%
+

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About DASCA

The Data Science Council of America (DASCA) creates and disseminates leading-edge and vendor-neutral Data Science knowledge frameworks and standards. It certifies individuals entering or working in the wide spectrum of global Data Science professions. DASCA-certified professionals are highly sought-after by leading employers and are regarded as the world's best-bred Data Science professionals.

Visit their website at www.dasca.org to know more.

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