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Data Driven Innovation Programme

If you’re keen to develop data skills investigate the areas covered by this programme.

The Data Driven Innovation Programme (DDI) drives investment into the use of data to develop new services and products. 

The programme has awarded funding to a number of projects in Edinburgh and South-East Scotland that are using data-based approaches to respond to the COVID-19 pandemic. 

What is the Data Driven Innovation programme?

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The Data Driven Innovation programme is an exciting new initiative. We've created this resource to help explain what it is and highlight its significance to you as a student.

The 10 Sectors

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The Data Driven Innovation programme aims to modernise and kick-start growth in 10 different sectors. This is expected to create many opportunities for graduate employment.

How to get involved

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The Data Driven Innovation programme is still in its early stages, but the University is already providing you with ways to benefit.