upGrad's Job-linked Post Graduate Certification in Software Engineering

Kick-start your career in software development with this 5-month online program curated by subject matter experts from upGrad, and get placement opportunities with top companies. Pay only ₹10,000 to block your seat.
Eligibility: 2017-21 graduates with min. 55% on graduation in BE / BTech / ME / MTech or related fields. Min. 60% in 10th & 12th/Diploma.

  • Graduation Mandatory
    Final Sem Students can apply
  • Jun 30, 2022
    Upcoming Batch
  • 5 Months
    Recommended 45 hours/week
  • 300+
    Hiring Partners
  • 5 out of 6 Learners
    Get Positive Career Growth
  • Overview
  • Instructors
  • Syllabus
  • Specialization
  • Projects
  • Benefits
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Program Overview

Key Highlights

  • Designed for first-time Tech job seeker
  • Assured software job opportunities*
  • 500+ hours of online learning
  • Highest CTC 7 LPA
  • Build portfolio with 5 hands-on Projects
  • Specialization in MERN/Cloud-Native
  • Placement preparation & career guidance
  • Student Support is available 7 days a week, 24*7 for non-academic queries. You can write to us via Or for urgent queries, use the "Talk to Us" option on the Learn platform.
  • Discussion forums and strong peer network
  • Easy financing options available

"94% of engineering graduates are not fit for hiring. For learnability, skill development, and being ready for the market, the onus is now shifting onto the industry"

- CP Gurnani, CEO & MD of Tech Mahindra


Best-in-class content by leading faculty and industry leaders in the form of videos, cases and projects

  • Top Skills You Will Learn
    Java, OODAP, DSA, HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, MERN, AWS, SQL & NoSQL Databases, Spring Boot, Microservices, Cloud-Native
  • Minimum Eligibility
    2017-21 graduates with BE / BTech / ME / MTech (any branch) or BSc/MSc (CS/IT only), or BCA/MCA. Min. 55% in degree. Min. 60% in 10th and 12th/Diploma
  • Who Is This Program For?
    Final year students or unemployed graduates with (0-2) years’ experience aspiring to secure entry-level jobs in software domain
  • Job Opportunity
    Software engineer, Frontend developer, Backend developer, Full-stack developer, App developer and more

Programming Languages and Tools Covered

MERN Stack Specialization

Specialize in MERN stack technologies and become a certified full-stack developer.

  • Hands-on approach on every course through assignments and projects
  • Outcome-driven Program to start your career in technology domain
  • Build your personal portfolio as a full-stack developer
MERN Stack Specialization
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Learn from India's leading software developers at top companies of Technology domain


Best-in-class content by leading faculty and industry leaders in the form of videos, cases and projects, assignments, and live sessions. We keep modifying our curriculum to incorporate industry requirements. 

  • Foundations of Programming (Preparatory Course)
    • 30 Hours
  • Foundations of Programming (Crash Course)
    • 24 Hours
  • Object-Oriented Analysis, Design & Programming
    • 51 Hours
  • Data Structures & Algorithms
    • 105 Hours
  • 500+
    Content Hours Available
  • 50+
    Live Sessions
  • 350+
    Hours of hands-on training
  • 5
    Industry Projects


  • MERN Stack Specialization
  • Cloud-Native Specialization
  • Topics Covered

    MERN Stack Specialization
    • 345 Hours
    Introduction to Web Development
    JavaScript and Server-side communication
    Advanced Frontend Development Using React
    Server-side Development using NodeJS, ExpressJS and MongoDB
    Capstone Project
  • Topics Covered

    Cloud-Native Specialization
    • 425 Hours
    Java (Preparatory Course)
    Cloud and Databases
    Design & Development of Microservices
    Optimisation and Deployment of Cloud-Native Applications
    Capstone Project

Industry Projects

Learn through real-life industry projects that simulate actual projects in top companies across industries.

    • Recipes Application
      This application will allow you to share detailed recipes of a variety of di...
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    • Hotel Booking Application
      Learn to develop a dynamic website using HTML, CSS, JavaScript and AJAX. The...
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    • Movie Booking Application
      Learn how to build a full-stack application using React in the frontend, Nod...
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    • Car Renting Application
      Develop an application to rent cars that has features such as create profil...
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    • E-commerce Website
      Learn how to create the backend for a web application in NodeJS and ExpressJ...
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    The upGrad Advantage
    Strong hand-holding with dedicated support to help you master Full Stack Development
    • Learning Support
      Industry Mentors
      • Receive unparalleled guidance from industry mentors, teaching assistants and graders
      • Receive one-on-one feedback on submissions and personalised feedbacks on improvement
      Student Support
      • Student Support is available 7 days a week, 24*7 for non-academic queries.
      • You can write to us via Or for urgent queries, use the "Talk to Us" option on the Learn platform.
    • Q&A Forum
      • Timely doubt resolution by Industry experts and peers
      • 100% Expert-verified responses to ensure quality learning
      Expert Feedback
      • Personalised expert feedback on assignments and projects
      • Doubt solving and revision session weekly once or twice.
    • Industry Networking
      • Live sessions by experts on various Industry Topics
      • One on One discussions with Industry Experts

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    Admission Process

    There are 3 simple steps in the Admission Process which is detailed below:

    Program Fee
    Rs. 99,000 (incl. taxes)
    Pay only ₹10000 to block your seat.
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      Empowering learners of tomorrow

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

      How You Benefit From This Program
      • Become job-ready for software roles
      • Learn fundamental and advanced coding skills
      • Specialize in MERN stack technologies (or) Cloud-Native technologies
      • Secure your first tech job with top companies
      • Finest student support system to achieve your goals
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