UAE launches First-Of-Its-Kind Coding School To Hold Boot Camp
In a groundbreaking move for the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC), 42 Abu Dhabi, a pioneering coding school, has opened applications for its innovative boot camp named "Piscine".
Revolutionary Coding School "42 Abu Dhabi"
Aspiring programmers can use this rigorous 25-day curriculum as a stepping stone to securing a desired seat at the Mina Zayed area's tuition-free coding school. The boot camp, named after the French word for "swimming pool," measures candidates' tenacity, determination, and passion for coding in addition to their knowledge of computer programming.
Shaping Digital Transformation Pioneers
Marcos Muller Habig, acting CEO of 42 Abu Dhabi, expressed enthusiasm about hosting the fourth Piscine, emphasizing the institution's role in nurturing a generation of adept coders who will drive the emirate's digital evolution.
A School Redefining Education
With its cutting-edge coding curriculum, 42 Abu Dhabi, which was established in 2020 under the aegis of the Abu Dhabi Department of Education and Knowledge (ADEK), redefines education. This innovative project aims to advance Abu Dhabi's diverse economic, innovative, and human resource growth.
Strategic Partnerships for Endless Possibilities
Students enrolling in 42 Abu Dhabi have access to a vast network of strategic partners, encompassing prestigious organizations like Mubadala Investment Company, Abu Dhabi Department of Energy (DoE), Department of Government Support, Microsoft, and Beacon Red. This strategic alliance facilitates sponsorship opportunities, stipends, and a wealth of job and internship placements for UAE nationals.
Empowering Future Coders
The coding school has a strong track record, having provided 358 career and internship opportunities, including 109 sponsorships for UAE citizens, to its pupils in the previous year. A software development diploma is given to program graduates, and it is recognized by the National Qualification Center (NQC) in the United Arab Emirates.
A Gateway to a Dynamic Future
With an inclusive approach, 42 Abu Dhabi opens its doors to a diverse student body, including 137 Emiratis among the 475 enrolled students. The institution is a cornerstone of Abu Dhabi's vision to cultivate a versatile and forward-thinking education framework, nurturing a future-ready workforce.
How to Apply
Prospective participants can visit 42 Abu Dhabi's official website to apply for the camp. The application process involves completing a pre-selection 'Game', an online assessment evaluating cognitive capacity , and attending an in-person check-in discovery session. Successful completion of the Piscine enables students to embark on an exceptional coding journey, regardless of prior coding experience or academic qualifications.
42 Abu Dhabi serves as an innovative educational beacon, fostering a digitally empowered talent pool, and equipping students with the tools to excel in burgeoning digital domains.