Equip Yourself for a World of Opportunity

Earn Your Software Engineering Certification
Start Date: 23 January 2023

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Digital Transformation is the Next Industrial Revolution

Companies across the globe will continue to face technology talent gaps over the next decade. Software engineers are some of the most in-demand, higher paid professionals helping to navigate the advanced digital transformation taking place across the business landscape.

Our 12-month ALX Software Engineering Programme prepares you with the technical and work-ready skills for a global career as a Full-Stack Developer.

Founded in Silicon Valley. Built for Africa.

Gain the technical capabilities and the job-ready skills employers require. Through your ALX software engineering programme you will benefit from your peer community, unlock new experiences, and connect to opportunities that will make an impact.

Programme Start: Monday 23 January 2023

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Tech Skills for
Tomorrow's Careers

Remote Access,
Monthly Starts

Hands On, Real World
Team-Based Projects

Career Growth with
The ROOM

Programme fees
waived in 2022

Build with ALX. Grow with The ROOM.

A unique opportunity to gain highly sought after technical skills and access
to The ROOM’s community to accelerate your future career.

Programme Requirements

  • 12 months, 70 hours/week
  • English proficiency
  • Access to a desktop or laptop
  • No prior programming experience required, in-course assessment
  • Commitment and determination

Programme Sprints

  • (4) 12-Week Modules
  • Understanding Programming Languages
  • Programming Foundations 1
  • Programming Foundations 2
  • Front-End or Back-End Specialisation

Post Certification

  • Join The ROOM’s talent community
  • Discover, explore, and create professional opportunities
  • Build life-changing relationships for your future of success

ALX Young Leaders on the Move

"ALX was my guide to unlocking opportunities and accelerating my ideas, transforming my passion into my career."

Nick Nderi- Garth (Sparr, FL)

"ALX not only equipped me with the skills needed to run a successful business but also connected me to people in my industry."

Stacy Anyango

ALX offers a variety of programmes across in-demand tech disciplines that power our world.

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Learn More About the

Software Engineering Programme

The opportunities as a Sofware Engineer are endless! Download our free Software Engineering Programme course outline to learn more about what you can expect.

More Questions?

What is ALX?

ALX offers job-ready training in the tech fields employers need most. ALX, in partnership with The ROOM, is brought to you by the organisation that leads African Leadership Academy, African Leadership University, and Anzisha Prize Foundation.

Can I afford this program?

ALX offers top training in leading fields for future young leaders. Programme fees have been waived in 2022 due to the sponsorship of the Mastercard Foundation and other partners. We welcome you to apply if you are over the age of 18 and want to build employable skills and thrive in an impactful career.

How do I join The ROOM?

Upon successful completion of your programme, you will be invited to join The ROOM community where you will have access to a global network of resources, job opportunities, and on-going career support.