Scholarship Description:

The Asia Foundation

Training Announcement
Data Analysis using Stata

The Asia Foundation is pleased to offer “Data Analysis using Stata” course which is free of charge for Afghans seeking to develop their skills in research and data analysis.
The course is comprising of 36 hours in-class sessions organized over a period of 12 days (3 hours per day). This training course is specifically designed to equip practitioners and researchers from Afghan Government agencies, civil society, think tanks and academic institutions with advanced data management, data analysis, and data visualization technics and skills using stat of the art the Stata application. The language of the training will be Dari, but English terminologies will also be used as part of the training curriculum.
Course outline
The course is mainly focusing on data management, data visualization, and data analysis using Stata which includes, but is not limited to: preparing data for analysis, summarizing data in terms of tables and statistical graphs, descriptive statistics, and introduction to inferential statistics.

Course requirements

Basic knowledge of statistics

Experience of working with quantitative data

Strong motivation to use Stata in their profession or workplace.
Only shortlisted applicants will be invited for an interview to demonstrate the above requirement.
How to apply: To apply send your CV with a cover letter explaining your interest in the course and career relevance which shouldn’t exceed 150 words. Application should be sent to following email by no later than December 15, 2018 with “Data Analysis using Stata” in the subject line of your email.
Applicants are encouraged to apply earlier and circulate this advertisement with their professional/ academic networks.
Key information
Application deadline: December 15, 2018 at 04:00 PM
Successful applicants notified by: December 17, 2018
Start of the course: December 23, 2018
Class days: Two days in a week
Class timing: 9:00 am– 12:00 pm
Should you have any inquiries regarding the “Data Analysis Using Stata” course, contact use through the following email:

Scholarship Details:

Date Posted:Dec 6, 2018 Closing Date: Dec 14, 2018