Full Stack Development Certificate Program

Launch your career as a full stack developer with the 360 degree cutting-edge curriculum approved by Purdue University, one of the top 10 U.S. public universities. Learn technologies implemented by Amazon, Facebook, Netflix and other tech giants.

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  • Fully Online
  • 9 Months
  • MERN Stack & Microservices
  • No coding experience
  • Jun 30, 2022
    Start Date
  • Overview
  • Tools
  • Certificate
  • Instructors
  • Syllabus
  • Benefits
  • Admission Process
  • Fees
  • Refer & Earn
  • Student Help
  • FAQs

Program Overview

Key Highlights

  • Learn MERN Stack and Microservices
  • Rigorous Curriculum designed by feedback from Hiring Managers
  • Get skilled in JavaScript
  • Create an e-portfolio of your projects on Github
  • Immersive learning experience on Cloud Labs
  • Learn tools they use at Netflix, Facebook, LinkedIn, Walmart
  • Design, Develop, Test and Deploy a complete web application in your Capstone Project
  • Small group coaching sessions to discuss real life applications of concepts
  • 1:1 Career mentorship Sessions with industry mentors
  • 10+ programming tools and languages
  • 450+ hours of 360 degree learning
  • 24/7 student support

Full Stack Development is:
1. Top 3 in-demand tech job
2. Pays an annual avg. base salary of $111K
3. Job listings have shown 161% growth
What are you waiting for? Build a global career today!

About the Program

Receive industry mentorship, dedicated career assistance, solve real business problems, and much more.

Program Advisor/Masterclass Faculty

Dr. Ruijian Zhang is an Associate Professor of Computer Science at Purdue University. His research interests include: Software Engineering, Machine Learning, Database Systems, AI & Computer Architecture.

No coding experience required

All you need to know to get started is high school mathematics! For those coming from a non-technical background, a preparatory course will provide you with a foundation in coding skills. Teaching assistants will ensure you get the right support when you need it.

Learn the latest skills

With MERN stack, Microservices and deployment, become a Full Stack Ninja skilled in front-end, back-end, database and deployment for leading tech companies.

  • Top Skills You Will Learn
    Programming Essentials, Web Design and Development, Frontend Development, Backend Development, Databases, API and Microservices, Test-Driven Development, Containerization, DevOps & Process Management. This will enable you to build a robust & interactive web application
  • Job Opportunities
    Full-Stack Developer, Backend Developer, Frontend Developer, UI Developer
  • Who Is This Program For?
    Software Developers, IT Professionals, Engineers, Analysts, Tech Support Professionals, Recent graduates wanting to kick-start a career in software development
  • Minimum Eligibility
    High school diploma or equivalent grade required. Coding experience preferred but not required. We help you all along the way with preparatory courses and on-demand Teaching Assistance support.

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

Programming Languages and Tools Covered

Full Stack Development Certificate Program

upGrad in collaboration with Purdue University

  • Earn a certificate from one of the top 10 U.S. public universities
  • Receive hands-on exposure to industry-relevant case studies and assignments
  • Differentiate yourself from your peers with a global recognition
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Best-in-class content by leading faculty and industry leaders in the form of videos, cases and projects, assignments and live sessions
  • Preparatory Content
    • Git and GitHub Essentials
      • 1 Week
    • Web Design and Development
      • 12 Weeks
    • Web Application Development - Backend
      • 10 Weeks
    • Software Testing for JavaScript Applications
      • 3 Weeks
    • Containerization & DevOps
      • 2 Weeks
    • Advanced Optional
      • Process Management
        • 1 Week
      • Capstone Project
        • 4 Weeks
      • 450+
        Learning Hours
      • 15+
        Live Sessions
      • 10+

      Industry Projects

      Learn through real-life industry projects sponsored by top companies across industries

      • Engage in collaborative projects with student–mentor interaction
      • Learn and execute on CloudLabs
      • Received personalized feedback to guide your progress
      • WakeCup
        Create a Starbucks like responsive web application called WakeCup using Git ...
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      • Electronic Store DB
        Like Amazon, build a SQL database structure for an Electronic store. This ap...
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      • Foody API
        Like UberEats, develop a Restful API for recipe tracking API. This API will ...
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      • Tiny Thoughts
        Build a micro-blog application like Medium. This application will bring toge...
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      • Course registration system -Capstone Project
        The course registration system, like Eventbrite, is an application that is u...
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      The upGrad Advantage
      Personalized and dedicated support to help you master full stack development skills.
      • Learning Support
        Industry Mentors
        • Receive unparalleled guidance from industry mentors, teaching assistants, and graders
        • Receive one-on-one feedback on submissions and personalized feedback on improvement
        Student Support
        • 24/7 student support available via email
        • For urgent queries, use the Call Back option on the platform
      • Peer Networking
        • Fun-packed, informative, and career-building sessions by industry professionals and professors
        • Group activities with your peers and alumni
        Industry Networking
        • Live sessions on various industry topics every two weeks with industry experts
        • One-on-one discussion and feedback sessions with industry mentors

      Admission Process

      Only three simple steps to complete the enrollment process:

      Program Fee
      USD 3,000
        Refer someone you know and receive cash reimbursements of up to $500!*

        *More details under the referral policy under Support Section

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        How You Benefit From This Program
        • Certification from upGrad in collaboration with a top U.S. university
        • Earn a certificate without leaving your job
        • Career acceleration in your current role
        • Cutting-edge curriculum approved by Purdue faculty and delivered by industry experts
        Where our Alumni Work

        360 Degree Immersive Learning Journey

        Front End Development
        Learn HTML, CSS, JavaScript, ReactJS
        Backend Development
        Learn NodeJS, ExpressJS, MongoDB, MySQL, RESTful APIs, Microservices
        End-to-end software testing
        Learn Jest, Puppeteer,
        Docker, Kubernetes, CICD, Jenkin X, AWS

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