Stand a chance to win cash prizes totalling RM30,000 and employment opportunities with CIMB

If you are passionate about data and analytics, and making a career out of it, sign up for the CIMB Data Science Challenge 2017. This is your opportunity to test your mining, analytical and modeling skills using real business data to solve real banking problems. Who knows you could be the aspiring data scientists we are looking for!

How the Challenge Works

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Shortlisting &

Workshop & Assessment

Random grouping & game on!

Pitching &  finalist teams selection



Sign up as an individual and answer  the questions on the registration form


Shortlisted participants to learn SAS Software via e-Learning 


Participants to take an assessment to test their data management and modelling skills 


Successful participants will be randomly teamed up and work in groups of 3.


Teams to pitch their proposals 

6 best teams will be selected to the Finals


Presentations by the finalist teams, Q&A & winners announcement 

Competition Timeline

20 Mar – 7 April 2017


12 April 2017

Annoucement of the shortlisted participants

17 April – 26 May 2017

SAS software familiarisation via e-learning

8 May – 16 June 2017  

1-Day hands-on workshop and assessment

23 June 2017

Notification to the successful participants

28 – 29 July 2017

Competition and prize giving ceremony


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