Microsoft Imagine Academy

Today more jobs require technical skills.

Microsoft Imagine Academy provides industry-recognised technology skills, education and certifications students need to succeed.

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Train and certify students and educators

Microsoft Imagine Academy provides up-to-date curricula and resources to train and certify students and educators on Microsoft products and technologies. Students gain valuable skills for college and a career that will help them succeed in an increasingly digital global economy across these four areas:

Computer science

Coding skills based on the latest tools and techniques.

IT infrastructure

Skills in IT administration and cloud platform solutions.

Data science

Introduction to data science concepts and tools.


Mastery of the productivity applications broadly used in business.

Gaining skills of tomorrow

Microsoft Imagine Academy curricula is organised along learning paths that guide students and educators to earning industry-recognised certifications and skills needed for jobs of tomorrow.

By earning a Microsoft Certification, students will:

  • Demonstrate their skills on the latest technologies
  • Prove they have a firm grasp and increased confidence in their skills
  • Achieve success in pursuit of higher education or a career
  • Gain recognition among peers and employers and a distinct edge in the competitive job market
  • Chart a career development path for ongoing Microsoft skills
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Preparing students for careers of the future

Creative coding through games and apps

Middle school students at Tolt Middle School in Washington are learning critical computer science program skills. With the Microsoft Imagine Academy curriculum, teachers without a coding background are successfully teaching creative coding to their students.

Subscribe and become a member

Microsoft Imagine Academy program membership is open to all education institutions that qualify for Microsoft Volume Licensing academic agreements. Add an Imagine Academy subscription and Microsoft Certifications through your Microsoft Academic Volume Licensing Agreement.

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Download the program guide

This guide provides details about benefits, requirements and licensing for becoming a subscribing member of the Microsoft Imagine Academy program. The guide is available in Arabic, English, Chinese, Dutch, French, German, Japanese, Korean, Portuguese and Spanish.

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