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Learn to code in 12 weeks

Makers Academy is Europe's leading Web Developer bootcamp. With our help, you'll learn the principles of software craftsmanship and we'll also help you get your first job. We've graduated over 400 students into their dream jobs as junior developers.

Meet

Our Grads

Our graduates come from all walks of life, and leave as trained software craftspeople. We're highly selective; a place at Makers Academy will greatly improve your chances of success in the rapidly-moving world of software engineering.

Harriet Craven

Professional dancer to Junior Software Developer at The Sanger Institute.

Graduated November 2015

Tim Hyson

Camera technician to Junior Developer at Wonga.

Graduated November 2015

Aaron Kendall

History Graduate to Junior Developer at AppyParking

Graduated November 2015

Giuseppe De Santis

Technical Support to Junior Developer at AppyParking

Graduated October 2015

Tim Robertson

Integrity analyst to Junior Developer at Populi Ltd

Graduated July 2015

Lucy Fang

Third Sector Marketing Manager to Graduate Software Developer at Thoughtworks

Graduated November 2015

Emily Carson

Analyst to Junior Developer at Vzaar

Graduated October 2015

Gerard Morera

Physics Student to Junior Developer at Betvictor

Graduated September 2015

Jonathan Sayer

Finance to Junior Developer at Rawnet

Graduated August 2015

Nicola Hughes

Data Journalist to Junior Developer at ThoughtWorks

Graduated August 2015

Kirsten Jones

Lawyer to Junior Developer at Financial Times

Graduated August 2015

Zeina Dajani

Student to Junior Developer at FNZ

Graduated August 2015

Simon Legg

Paint Salesman to Junior Developer at Financial Times

Graduated August 2015

Sara O'Connor

Childrens Author to Junior Developer at Exceedra

Graduated June 2015

Retesh Bajaj

Cardiology Doctor who learnt to code

Graduated September 2015

Ruth Earle

Full-time Mum to Junior Developer at Mergermarket

Graduated October 2014

Tatiana Soukiassian

PR to Junior Developer at Government Digital Service

Graduated December 2014

Alex Handy

Management Consultant to Junior Developer at Product Health

Graduated June 2015

Paul Harker

Technical Writer to Junior Developer at CloudCredo

Graduated June 2015

Sammy Abukmeli

Personal Bank Advisor to Junior Developer at Totally Communications

Graduated June 2015

George McGowan

Operations and Finance Intern to Junior Developer at Deloitte Digital

Graduated June 2015

Bibiana Cristòfol

Project Manager Intern and Coordinator to Web Application Developer at Tempus Energy

Graduated March 2015

Nicole Pellicena

Marketing Manager to Junior Developer at Deloitte Digital

Graduated December 2014

Ed O'Brien

Waiter to Junior Developer at FNZ

Graduated May 2015

Andrea Armiliato

Communications Student to Junior Developer at FNZ

Graduated March 2015

Nick Dyer

Project Manager to Junior Developer at Atos Consulting

Graduated January 2015

Alexandra Parkinson

Retail Worker to Junior Developer at Punk Publishing

Graduated May 2015

Mishal Islam

Environmental Geography Grad to Junior Developer at Deloitte Digital

Graduated January 2015

Vanessa Virgitti

Online Marketing Manager to Junior Developer at Mergermarket

Graduated May 2015

Rachel Nolan

Subscription Cheese Box Startup to Junior Developer at Atos

Graduated January 2015

Andy Newman

Commercial Management to Junior Developer at Financial Times Labs

Graduated March 2015

Sarah Young

Academic to Junior Developer at Deloitte Digital

Graduated May 2014

Chris Ward

Senior Project Manager to Junior Developer at Alliants

Graduated April 2015

Matteo Manzo

Hotel Bartender to Junior Software Engineer at Compare The Market

Graduated March 2015

Alex Blease

Medical Services IT Manager to Web Developer at CloudCredo

Graduated January 2015

Zeeshan Rasool

Masters in Financial Economics to Junior Developer at Delloite Digital

Graduated December 2014

Craig Horsborough

Recruitment Consultant to Junior Developer at Tombola

Graduated December 2014

Denise Yu

MSc in Social Policy to Junior Developer at Mergermarket

Graduated

Nico Saueressig

Music Producer to Junior Developer at Shutl (eBay)

Graduated June 2014

Sroop Sunar

Illustrator to Junior Developer at New Bamboo

Graduated June 2014

Stefania Cardenas

ICT Recruiter to Junior Developer at Onfido

Graduated June 2014

Andrew Cumine

Aeronautic Engineering Graduate to Junior Developer at Red Badger

Graduated May 2014

Will Hall

Research & Development Scientist to Junior Developer at Factory Media

Graduated June 2014

Nick Roberts

Business Development Manager to Junior Developer at Red56

Graduated October 2014

Yvette Cook

Project Manager to iOS Developer at MyGravity

Graduated December 2014

Simon Woolf

Law Student to Junior Developer at Econsultancy

Graduated February 2014

Ethel Ng

Psychology Graduate to Junior Developer at usTwo

Graduated October 2014

Mario Gintili

Economics Student to Junior Developer at Show My Homework

Graduated May 2014

Tim Scully

From Tesco to Junior Developer at Ogilvy and Mather

Graduated December 2014

Maya Driver

Website Manager to Junior Developer at Deloitte Digital

Graduated October 2014

Elena Garrone

Restaurant Supervisor to Junior Developer at Legal & General in Hove

Graduated December 2014

Thomas Strothjohann

Newspaper Editor to Junior Developer at Zeit Online

Graduated April 2015

Tom Coakes

Marketing Executive to Junior Developer at Mergermarket

Graduated April 2015

Sandrine Zhang Ferron

Investment analyst to Tech Business Founder

Graduated December 2014

Nic Yeeles

Digital Brand Director to Founder of peg.co

Graduated August 2014

James Jenkins-Yates

Finance to Founder of AirSorted

Graduated December 2014

Karin Nielsen

Management Director to Translation Technology Startup Entrepreneur

Graduated December 2014

Meet

Our hiring partners

We’ve graduated over 400 beginners into their dream jobs as junior developers. Some were looking for a career change, others to bring their ideas to life.

A World-Leading

Curriculum

We're passionate about education and software development. Our course has been designed by industry experts to introduce you to the most-used technologies in today's marketplace, and to equip you with the skills you need to quickly find a job as a junior developer.

Ruby

Ruby is a general-purpose programming language. The brainchild of many other brilliant languages, it's an intuitive route into programming. Ruby is used in web applications through frameworks like Rails and Sinatra.

HTML

HTML is the building material of the web. We'll guide you towards building beautiful, structured webpages and altering content dynamically, both on the server and client-side.

JavaScript

JavaScript is rapidly becoming the biggest programming language in the world. You can use it anywhere: to animate text on a page, to run a high-throughput server, and to enable your coffee machine to work over WiFi.

git

git is the world's most popular way to manage, share, and distribute code. We embed best GitHub practices from the get-go, which perfectly suits our focus on Pair Programming - and our Hiring Partners.

A World-Leading

Curriculum

We're passionate about education and software development. Our course has been designed by industry experts to introduce you to the most used technologies in today's marketplace, and to equip you with the skills you need to quickly find a job as a Junior Developer.


Why Makers Academy?

Learning cutting edge coding techniques such as agile & TDD Located at the heart of Silicon Roundabout with a big work space
Job support – our service isn't complete until you're hired Community of learners – because it's easier when you aren't alone
Macbook Pro with Retina Display & 24" display for the duration of the course Our space is open from 8.30am – 9.00pm, Mon – Fri
Access to speakers, events and meetups in the office Breakfast, coffee and snacks

Apply Now

The full 16-week programme costs £8,000. We run cohorts every 6 weeks, and applications are highly competitive. We offer numerous payment options.

Can't join us on a course in London? You might be interested in our online course - Makers Academy Remote: code-named Ronin.