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Build the skills to start your own business

learn to code in 12 weeks

Have you ever dreamed of starting your own business? Become involved in every aspect of your business and learn the most essential skill of the future: coding!

Why learn to code before launching your business?

You could have the greatest idea in your head but if you can’t execute it, it’s meaningless. Trying to find a technical co-founder to help build your idea is hard and outsourcing your development work is risky business.

In today's technology-driven world, knowing the ins and outs of web development could mean the difference between success and failure for companies. Save time, money and stress by learning how to build your own projects for your entrepreneurial ventures


This could be you

Our graduates have gone on to build successful businesses, been accepted into accelerators, and secured further funding. Read their stories below.

Graduated December 2014

Sandrine Zhang Ferron

Investment analyst to Tech Business Founder

Without Makers Academy, I don't think I would have been able to build a website myself.

Graduated August 2014

Nic Yeeles

Digital Brand Director to Founder of peg.co

Makers Academy gave me the knowledge I needed to build our MVP and I found my two cofounders there.

Graduated December 2014

James Jenkins-Yates

Finance to Founder of AirSorted

Join Makers Academy if you want to know tech speak but also if you are looking for a good backup plan, should you not succeed!

Graduated December 2014

Karin Nielsen

Management Director to Translation Technology Startup Entrepreneur

Makers Academy was the twelve most intense, insanely challenging and rewarding weeks of my 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.


Onsite or Remote?

Delivery
Full Time, Offline, in London Full Time, Remote, Global
Curriculum
Challenge-Based, by Makers Academy Challenge-Based, by Makers Academy
Pair Programming
Face-to-Face Remote via VoIP
Coach-led Workshops
Live, in Person Live, Online
Meditation, Yoga, 'Joy' activities
Certified Yoga Instructor On Site Your Own Practice, at Home
Hiring Support
Hiring Week + Intro to Hiring Partners In Major Tech Hubs Only
Deposit
£800 £500
Womens Discount
£500
Careers Fair @MA HQ, London
Talks by Industry Leaders
Live, in Person

Delivery

Curriculum

Pair Programming

Coach-led Workshops

Meditation, Yoga, 'Joy' activities

Hiring Support

Deposit

Womens Discount

Careers Fair @MA HQ, London

Talks by Industry Leaders

Full Time, Offline, in London

Challenge-Based, by Makers Academy

Face-to-Face

Live, in Person

Certified Yoga Instructor On Site

Hiring Week + Intro to Hiring Partners

£800

£500

Live, in Person

Full Time, Remote, Global

Challenge-Based, by Makers Academy

Remote via VoIP

Live, Online

Your Own Practice, at Home

In Major Tech Hubs Only

£500

Apply Now

We run cohorts every 4 weeks onsite and every 12 weeks remotely, and applications are highly competitive. We offer numerous payment options.