Advanced Certificate Program in Cloud Backend Development

Learn to develop cloud-native applications using microservices.

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  • Feb 28, 2022
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Program Overview

Key Highlights

  • Designed for Working Professionals
  • 250+ Hours of Learning
  • Advanced Certificate Program from IIIT Bangalore
  • IIIT Bangalore Alumni Status
  • Support is available all days for 24 hours.

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

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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.
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Benefits with upGrad
360 Degree Career Support services, Personalized Mentorship from Industry Experts, Hands-on Projects, Peer Networking opportunities & a whole lot more to help you master Cloud Backend Development.
  • Career Assistance
    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
    • Support is available all days for 24 hours.
    • For urgent queries, use the Call Back option on the platform.
  • Hands-on Projects
    • 4 projects/assignments
    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 Project
      • 4 weeks
    • 250+
      Hours of Content
    • 1:1
      Personalized 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

    Learn through real-life industry projects, assignments & case studies

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

      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
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      Program Fee
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        What's Included in the Price
        • Advanced Certificate Program 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
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