Artificial Intelligence & Data Analysis Executive Certificate Program

Your Path to AI and Data Analysis Excellence

Join the prestigious AIDA Executive Certificate Program, a world-class educational experience jointly developed and offered by UC Davis and ZHAW. This international and interdisciplinary program is designed for executives and managers in data-intensive sectors such as finance, insurance, healthcare, marketing, customer analytics, and industries impacted by the data revolution and IoT.

Program Highlights


Earn a Certificate of Advanced Studies in Artificial Intelligence and Data Analysis (12 European Credit Transfer and Accumulation System, ECTS) from ZHAW and an Executive Education Certificate from the UC Davis Graduate School of Management.


Immerse yourself in a five-month program consisting of one in-person week in California, one in-person week in Switzerland, and two online modules.

 Flexible Learning

Network and interact with faculty and other attendees over two live-in-person weeks in California and Switzerland.

In addition, access 60 hours of online asynchronous lessons, allowing you to tailor your learning experience to fit your schedule.

 Engaging Experiences

Participate in social activities, network with professionals, and visit prominent companies and organizations in California and Switzerland.

 International Exposure

Learn in two vibrant locations: California and Switzerland.

 Language of Instruction

All courses are conducted in English, ensuring seamless communication and comprehension.


Classes begin: February 19, 2024

Where: Davis/San Francisco and Zurich/Winterthur


  • 120 hours of lectures (live + online) + 180 hours of self-study
    • 1 live week (30h) in Zurich/Winterthur (March 18-22, 2024)
    • 1 live week (30h) in California (Davis/SF) (May 13-17, 2024)
    • Online asynchronous lessons (60h)

ECTS: 12 (for ZHAW credit system)

Executive Education Certificate: Participants will receive a UC Davis Executive Education Certificate

Program Pricing: For a cost breakdown, visit our pricing webpage.