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Fully-Funded Scholarship for Africans – ALX Transforms

Launch Your Career in Tech Today


Gain the digital skills you need to secure in-demand jobs and a global technology career through our fully-funded 60,000 scholarships, in partnership with Udacity.


Gear Up to Earn Top Salaries

Tech workers rank among the top 5 highest paid professionals in the world. As the shortage of tech talent rises across the globe, this is your opportunity to break into the most sought-after professions of our time.

How You’ll Learn

Applied Projects

Real-world simulations and tasks to test your on-the-job preparedness.

Peers & Mentors

Peer-to-peer interactions, mentorship & coaching opportunities, and feedback from industry experts.


Take the beginner courses in Data, Cloud or Programming and earn a Foundational degree, or take the advanced route for a Nanodegree

How It Works


Choose your level of experience

If you are new to coding, start with our 1-month foundational course. For more experienced learners, go straight to your preferred nanodegree.


Choose your specialisation

Select the Nanodegree program or course you are most interested in and that fits your career goals.


Check the pre-requisites

Ensure you meet the requirements of your selected programme.


Register and apply

Begin by registering, create your profile and start your application.

Are You Eligible?

If you are excited about the digital disruptions taking place across the globe, are between 18 and 35 years old, and are looking to gain specialised skills that will help you break into a high income, globally-relevant tech career, this is for you


Between 18 and 35 years of age

Career Status

Recent graduates, Young professionals, Entrepreneurs, and anyone looking to gain the skills to transform their future.


ALX-T is open for all learners originally from the African continent, regardless of your location.





South Africa

Explore Our Programmes

Why should you study with Udacity?

Job-Ready Talent
Superior Outcomes

We partner with leading technology companies to learn how technology is transforming industries, and teach the critical tech skills that companies are looking for in their workforce. With our powerful and flexible digital education platform, even the busiest learners can prepare themselves to take on the most in-demand tech roles.

Industry Relevant Content

Certified Certificate




Mentors &

This Is Just The Beginning

Once you complete your programme, you will be eligible to join THE ROOM, a powerful global community of the world’s top talent. In The Room, you can build relationships with your next employer, continue your personal and professional development, raise capital as an entrepreneur, attend inspiring events, find mentors, and grow your career for the rest of your life.

Have Questions?

We’ve put together the most frequently asked questions about this programme.
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Meet our Partners

Who is ALX?

As part of the African Leadership Group, ALX is on a mission to transform the future of Africa by helping young Africans secure 2 million jobs by 2030. Focussed on the in-demand areas of technology, finance, sales and administration and entrepreneurship, ALX equips today’s talent with the skills to become the leaders of tomorrow.

Who is THE ROOM?

The ROOM is dedicated to helping extraordinary talent fulfill its potential. Utilising bespoke technology and decades of expertise in leadership development, The ROOM matches the world’s top talent to a network of opportunity and a global community of employers, partners and high performing peers.