Kickstart your career. Change your life.

Become an in-demand Java developer. Gain real-world knowledge and practical experience.
Land your dream job in IT. Faster.

Sounds challenging, but it’s doable. Join the ranks of another 4800+ Telerik Academy ninjas.
But don’t just take our word for it - let the successes of our alumni speak.

Admission opens on July 23, but why wait – start preparing now!

Application

  • Who is this for?

    Whether you have zero or little programming knowledge, this program will equip you with the skills to succeed. You only need to be 18 years of age or older and eager to kickstart your career in software development.

  • How you can prepare for the exam

    Ace the entrance exam by reviewing our extensive online preparation materials.

    Take part in our online practice exams to test and polish your skills in Programming Fundamentals:

Timeline

  • July 23 - Sep 7
    Submit CV and application form
  • July 23 - Sep 7
    Take online mock exams (optional)
  • July 31
    Attend onsite event
  • Up to Sep 12
    Take online cognitive test
  • Sep 10 - 12
    Take onsite entrance exam
  • Oct 8

    Program starts

Curriculum

Immersive Program

During 440+ hours of intensive training, you’ll gain access to key practical knowledge and insights needed to become the next Java ninja developer — advanced Java, object-oriented programming, data structures and algorithms, high quality code, unit testing, databases, front-end fundamentals, SpringMVC.

Learn more in our detailed curriculum.

Path to Success

At Telerik Academy Alpha Java you will:

  • Think like a developer. Code like a ninja
  • Master Java development and learn how to create apps that work almost anywhere — from mobile, web and desktop to IoT and cars
  • Build an extensive portfolio to showcase your practical skills
  • Prepare for a successful career start

Program Details

  • Prerequisite

    Basic programming knowledge (language of your choice) and good English language skills. No previous experience in the IT industry required.

  • Schedule

    Lectures are held Monday – Friday at Telerik Academy in Sofia. To recharge your batteries, you’ll have 2 weeks of vacation.

  • Commitment

    100% onsite participation. Expect an average of 20+ hours per week and additional time for self-preparation.

  • Language of Instruction

    Courses are conducted in Bulgarian, but all learning materials are in English.

  • Duration

    To get the most out of the program and then jumpstart a rewarding career, you’ll need to focus on your studies for 6 months. It will be difficult to impossible to maintain a full-time job while attending Telerik Academy Alpha.

Tuition Model

Start a job within our partner network

Your education is free!
The Partner will pay for it.

Free Tuition

Start a job at any
non-partner company

Pay for your education after you start a job. Financing provided by a bank partner.

Tuition BGN 4,000 (BGN 178 for 24 months)

In short:

  • If you are employed by a partner, your tuition is waived
  • Payment of tuition fee doesn’t start until 6 months after graduation (grace period)
  • Deferred payment over 12-24 months’ period
  • Automatic credit approval with a bank, partner of Telerik Academy
  • Zero risk: Money-back guarantee. Drop-out with no consequences up to 2 months of program start