Advanced Certificate Program in Cloud Backend Development

Learn to develop cloud backend development applications using microservices.

  • 40,000+
    Paid Learners
  • Online
  • 7.5 Months
    Recommended upto 15 hrs/week
  • Jul 31, 2022
    Start Date
  • 85+ Countries
    Learner Base
  • Overview
  • Tools
  • Certificate
  • Instructors
  • Benefits
  • Syllabus
  • Projects
  • Careers
  • Fees
  • Refer & Earn
  • FAQs

Program Overview

Key Highlights

  • Designed for Working Professionals
  • 250+ Hours of Learning
  • Advanced Certificate Program from IIIT Bangalore
  • IIIT Bangalore Alumni Status
  • Student Support available all day for your convenience (24*7). For urgent queries, use the Call Back option on the platform
  • 1:1 Personalised Mentorship from Cloud Backend Development Experts

Experience 250+ hours of best-in-class content developed by leading faculty & industry leaders in the form of videos, case studies & projects

Programming Languages, Tools & Libraries Covered

Advanced Certificate Program from IIIT Bangalore

Complete all the courses successfully to obtain this prestigious recognition from IIIT Bangalore. IIIT Bangalore is a deemed university by UGC, AICTE approved & in the Top 70 Engineering Universities as per NIRF Rankings.

  • Build a strong network for life with opportunities to connect to Cloud Backend Development Industry experts & your experienced fellow learners.
  • Gain theoretical knowledge & practical understanding with this cutting-edge curriculum.
  • Learn multiple tools & languages to stand apart to gain a foothold in the Cloud Backend Development industry.
Advanced Certificate Program from IIIT Bangalore
Click to Zoom


Learn from India's leading Cloud Backend Development faculty and industry leaders.

  • Job Opportunities
    upGrad Opportunities
    • upGrad Elevate: Virtual hiring drive giving you the opportunity to interview with upGrad's 300+ hiring partners
    • Job Opportunities Portal: Gain exclusive access to upGrad's Job Opportunities portal which has 100+ openings from upGrad's hiring partners at any given time
    • Relevant Internship opportunities for learners open to gaining hands-on experience
    • Post graduation Career Support: access to industry experts for guidance, access to upGrad's job opportunities portal & access to upGrad’s career assistance resources
  • Interview Prep & Resume Building
    • Get access to Industry Experts and discuss any queries before your interview
    • Explore 100+ commonly asked interview questions across modules
    Company Specific Preparation
    • Just-in-Time Interviews: Get company and role-specific preparation with mock interviews right before your actual interviews
    • Access to a carefully curated pool of interview resources from top companies to ensure you're interview-ready
  • Industry Expert Mentorship
    • Access to industry experts for personalised guidance before any interview
    • Live interactive sessions with leading industry experts covering curriculum + advanced topics
    Student Support
    • Student Support available all day for your convenience (24*7).
    • For urgent queries, use the Call Back option on the platform.
  • Hands-on Projects
    • 4 Industry projects/assignments
    • 8+ practice projects to polish your skills
    Networking & Learning Experience
    • Live Discussion forum for peer to peer doubt resolution monitored by technical experts
    • Peer to peer networking opportunities with a alumni pool of 10000+
    • Lab walkthroughs of industry-driven projects
    • Weekly real-time doubt clearing sessions


Best-in-class content by leading faculty and industry leaders in the form of videos, cases and projects, assignments and live sessions.
  • Pre-requisites
    • Distributed Systems & Cloud Databases
      • 5 weeks
    • Design & Development of Microservices
      • 12 Weeks
    • Serverless Development and Deployment of Cloud-Native Applications
      • 9 Weeks
    • Capstone
      • 4 weeks
    • 250+
      Hours of Learning
    • 1:1
      Personalised Mentorship from Cloud-Backend Development Experts


    • upGrad reserves the right to modify, amend or change the structure of module delivery & the curriculum, after due consensus with the University partner.

    Industry Projects

      • Assignment: Database APIs
        Use the Java API provided by a SQL & a NoSQL database and integrate them in ...
        Learn More
      • Building Applications Microservices: Room Booking Application
        Develop a microservice based web application backend which allow users to bo...
        Learn More
      • Application Deployment: Deploying Microservice Applications using Docker
        Deploy hotel room booking application on cloud using Docker and Amazon EC2. ...
        Learn More
      • Capstone Project: BookMyCounsaltation
        Develop a microservice-based comprehensive application to allow users to boo...
        Learn More

      Career Support

    • 1:1 Mentorship Sessions with Industry Experts

    • Dedicated Career Mentor for tracking career goals & interview prep

    • Profile Building Workshops & 1:1 Resume Review Sessions

    • 3 months Career Support provided post Program Completion

    • Company Specific Support with pool of resources per company & access to experts & alumni for interview preparation

    • Career Support
      Our Learners Work At
      Top companies from all around the world have recruited upGrad alumni
      Program Fee
      GBP 1,499
      • This price applies for payment in installments. An exclusive upGrad scholarship applicable for upfront payments.

      Empowering learners of tomorrow

      Over 2,300 students have completed this course and started working at their dream job, whats stopping you?

      What's Included in the Price
      • Advanced Certificate from IIIT Bangalore Without Quitting Your Job
      • Practical Learning with Industry Projects and Case Studies
      • Rigorous Cutting-Edge Curriculum Developed in Collaboration with IIIT Bangalore and Industry Leaders in Cloud Backend Development.
      • 360 Degree Career Support with 1:1 Mentorship from Industry Experts & post-graduation career support
      • Networking opportunities with 10,000+ alumni & leading industry experts
      Refer someone you know and receive vouchers worth 49 USD!*

      *More details under the referral policy under Support Section.

      Start Referring

      Frequently Asked Questions

      Program Details
      Refund Policy/Financials
      Selection Criteria