MicroDegree in Cloud Computing

The program is the perfect blend of theoretical and practical classes that prepare student to be job-ready for the high demanding career of cloud computing.

Our Advantage:

Credit Transfer

Internship and Placement


Industrial Project

Duration of Course

8 to 11 Months

Time Commitment

20 Hrs/ Week

Admission Deadline:

17 May 2021


Blended Learning



Key Highlights

Guaranteed Apprenticeship

We will offer a guaranteed apprenticeship to all students during the program where you will have the opportunity to imply what you have learned.

AWS Certification

AWS Certification validates cloud expertise to help professionals highlight in-demand skills and organizations build effective, innovative teams for cloud initiatives using AWS.

Earn MicroMasters from the top US University

After completing this program you will earn MicroMasters from the University of Maryland which is the US top university. You will be eligible to transition into the Master’s program in Cloud Computing Architecture at the University. This program will cover 12 credits towards the full Master’s Degree.

Designed for Working Professionals

Learning time is flexible such that you don’t have to leave your day job. So you can grow both professionally and academically.

About Program

The program is the perfect blend of theoretical and practical classes that prepare students to be job-ready for the high demanding career of cloud computing. The program is a fusion of international academic courses on cloud computing with a globally recognized certification program powered by Amazon Web Services.

The student will learn cloud computing foundations and models, types of cloud computing technologies, methods of managing cloud computing adoption and migration project, design of infrastructure for cloud computing, deployment and configuration of cloud computing systems, risk management, and various cloud-based platforms such as SaaS, PaaS, and IaaS. This MicroDegree will prepare for job titles such as Cloud Engineer, Cloud Architect, Cloud Analyst, Network Architect, and Network Administrator.

The GCA Advantage 

Guided Classroom

Mentorship from Industry Experts

Career Counselling

Industrial Projects

Industrial Discussions and Guest Lectures

Soft Skill Development Workshops

Networking and Events

Live Workshops

Credential Certification

Graduation Ceremony

Internship and Placement Support


Brief Description of all courses.

Cloud Computing for Enterprises

80 hours

Learn cloud computing technologies and how these can be applied to increase business productivity and effectiveness.

Infrastructure for Cloud Computing

80 hours

Discover how to build, configure, and maintain a cloud computing infrastructure for an enterprise.

Cloud Computing Security

80 hours

Learn how to recognize cloud protection problems as well as industry-standard approaches and procedures for risk prevention and mitigation.

Cloud Computing Engineering and Management

80 hours

Learn to manage cloud computing projects. Learn to manage risks and compliance issues involved in Cloud Engineering and Management

AWS Cloud Practitioner

30 hours

A practical course that will provide you with a detailed overview of cloud concepts, 

AWS core services, security, architecture, pricing, and support.

AWS Associate Electives

50 hours

Electives 1: AWS Solution Architect Associate

Prepare for AWS Solutions Architect- Associate examination. Abilities validated by the certification are :

  • Effectively demonstrate knowledge of how to architect and deploy secure and robust applications on AWS technologies
  • Define a solution using architectural design principles based on customer requirements
  • Provide implementation guidance based on best practices to the organization throughout the life cycle of the project

Electives 2: AWS SysOps Administrator

Prepare for AWS Certified SysOps Administrator examination. Abilities validated by the certification are :

  • Experience deploying, managing, and operating workloads on AWS as well as implementing security controls and compliance requirements
  • Familiarity with using both the AWS Management Console and the AWS Command Line Interface (CLI)
  • Understanding of the AWS Well-Architected Framework as well as AWS networking and security services

Electives 3: AWS Developer Associate

Prepare for AWS Certified Developer- Associate examination. Abilities validated by the certification are :

  • Demonstrate an understanding of core AWS services, uses, and basic AWS architecture best practices
  • Demonstrate proficiency in developing, deploying, and debugging cloud-based applications using AWS
Apprenticeship and Project

2 Months

Engage with relevant companies under experienced professionals and employ your knowledge, learn by doing and accomplish an Industrial Project.

College to Corporate

6 hours

Learn to prepare a professional resume, tackle interviews, and develop your digital profile.

Admission Requirements

We invite applications from motivated candidates:

  • With a proven record of personal and academic achievement.
  • Passed with minimum 50% aggregate marks in B.E. or B.Tech (any discipline) or BSIT (Bachelor of Science in Information Technology) or BIM (Bachelor of Information Management) or BCA (Bachelor of Computer Application) or BCIS (Bachelors in Computer Information Systems) or BSc. (Mathematics / Physics) from a recognized university
  • Foundational mathematical and statistical knowledge
  • Basic programming skills.
  • With a good level of proficiency in English
  • Professional experience is a plus, but it is not a requirement for admission.

The Way Ahead

Work as Certified Instructor

Get Hired

Professional and Speciality Certification

Advance Degree Program

Admission Process

Apply Online

Appear in Interview

Get Shortlisted and Receive Offer Letter

Confirm your seat and begin with prep- courses

Finance your Study

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    We believe that finance should not be a barrier to education. The objective of this program is to generate a pool of talents for the tech industry. Those who cannot afford to pay for tuition fee and examination fee but shows excellent academic performance can apply for scholarships up to 100%.

    Educational Loan

    You can apply for an education loan. An educational loan will allow you to pursue a degree program without paying a fee or only some portion of the fee. You pay the fee in installments after the program.

    Financial Assistantship

    We offer various job opportunities in our company, this allows you the opportunity to subsidize tuition fees. The assistantship opportunity can be full-time, and part-time depending on the student’s qualifications and our requirements.

      For further Inquiry

      Gaurab Raj Pandey
      Inquiry Specialist: Micro Degree Program