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Get foundational training from faculty at the world's best universities including Stanford, Berkeley, Michigan, Delft and Swinburne.

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ABOUT US

We are proud that 100% of SkipQ's fully trained graduates received job offers from top tech companies at salaries that are well above market rate.
We are senior tech engineers and academics who are pooling our collective expertise to solve the skills gap between what engineers know and what industry needs them to know. Learn more about our team here.

SkipQ's mission is to transform the career of software engineers by training and placing them in leading tech companies.

Trainings We Offer

Cloud DevOps Specialization

Learn how to build and maintain a production grade application running on the cloud (AWS).

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PYTHON

Full Stack Specialization

Learn how to develop a production grade application using MERN stack and to run it on the cloud (AWS).

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TYPESCRIPT

SkipQ's Training Partners

We train engineers in collaboration with Udacity, The Linux Foundation, KodeKloud, and AWS Training and certification.

Based on the requirements of hiring companies, trainees get Udacity Nanodegrees (e.g. React), get certified in AWS (e.g. AWS Developer Associate) or in specific verticals such as Kubernetes (e.g. CKA, CKAD). This is done in collaboration with our Training Partners.

How to get hired through SkipQ

Apply Online to SkipQ

New trainings start every month. Learn more here

Take Coding Test

Attempt and pass SkipQ’s exam. Learn more here

Get Trained

Get trained on in-demand technologies. Learn more here

Get Hired

Get hired through interviews set up by SkipQ. Learn more here

Ready to skip the queue?

Apply by September 15 to join SkipQ's 12-weeks Full-Time training on "Full Stack and Cloud DevOps" starting on September 19, 2022. Our Coding Tests can be taken in Python and JavaScript.

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SkipQ in the News

I would like to make mention of at least one [...] ed-tech/training startup ‘SkipQ’ (https://www.skipq.org/) that has identified this gap [between industry and academia] and developed a successful business model that addresses it [...] This model is working so well that multiple cohorts are pre-booked for hiring by employers.

Ayesha Razzaque, Technical Advisor at Ministry of Federal and Professional Training. Full article available here

Frequently Asked Questions

Where is SkipQ located?

SkipQ is located in Silicon Valley, California, USA.

Is the 12-week training program full time?

Yes, each student will have to commit to SkipQ full-time during the 12 weeks training program. The training will run from 8 AM to 5:30 PM every Monday - Friday.

How much do I have to pay for SkipQ's training?

If you join our 12-weeks Full-Time training program, then the training is Free.
Note that the primary cost of the training is paid by companies that will eventually hire you.

This sounds too good to be true. Are there any hidden costs?

There are no hidden costs. Our only requirement from you is that you have to work at the hiring company for at least 1 year after you train with us.

What is included in SkipQ’s training?

You will learn about production-grade programming on the world’s biggest cloud, AWS. You will learn about agile development and professional communication. If you follow the Cloud DevOps specialization, you will learn bleeding-edge DevOps technologies. If you follow the Full-Stack specialization, you will learn how to develop applications using MERN stack.

Can I take part in the program remotely?

Yes. The training program will be run remotely.

When does the next SkipQ cohort start?

Our next cohort for the 12-weeks Full-Time Training Program starts on September 19, 2022.

How will SkipQ guarantee that I get a job?

At the end of the program, you will be guaranteed at least 3 interviews with top-tier companies. If you graduate from our program, we are confident you will easily pass these interviews. We are proud that 100% of SkipQ's graduates have received job offers from top tech companies.

Which companies will interview me once I graduate?

SkipQ partners with top-tier tech companies in Pakistan. If you have a dream company then we are likely working with them already. Trainees from our last cohort were placed in companies such as Xgrid and Roomy.pk

What prerequisites do I need to fulfil to sign up?

You need to have a Bachelors of Science degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics or basic sciences. Having prior experience in industry is a plus, but is not required. If you are currently working, please join our part-time program.

How do I give myself the best chance of getting selected?

Please apply and we will invite you to take our online programming test. You need to have basic Python or Javascript knowledge to pass the exam. To prepare for our Python exam, please learn Python from this Youtube video. To prepare for our Javascript exam, please learn Javascript from this series of Youtube videos. Solve Easy and Medium level Python/Javascript problems on Leetcode.

What resources do I need to follow the program remotely?

You will need access to a computer and a working internet connection.

If I get into a SkipQ cohort, am I guaranteed to graduate?

No, this is a rigorous training program and we only graduate trainees that hit our bar. This high bar is our commitment to the companies that you will work in, once you graduate.

Why did you start SkipQ?

We are senior tech engineers and academics who are pooling our collective expertise to solve the skills gap between what engineers know and what companies need them to know. SkipQ's mission is to transform the career of software engineers by training and placing them in leading tech companies.