Microsoft Cloud Skills Challenge

Microsoft Build Cloud Skills Challenge | May 2022

Official rules

Terms and conditions

Challenge details

  • The Microsoft Build Cloud Skills Challenge – May 2022 starts May 24, 2022 at 4:00 PM UTC (16:00) and ends on June 21, 2022 at 4:00 PM UTC (16:00).
  • You are required to provide an email address during registration for the Microsoft Build Cloud Skills Challenge – May 2022. You will be contacted via the email address you provide with the free certification details.
  • By completing one challenge within the Microsoft Build Cloud Skills Challenge – May 2022, eligible individuals are entitled to one free Microsoft Certification exam.

Offer details

For support issues, get help through CloudSkillsHelp@Microsoft.com. The support team will respond within three business days.

Frequently asked questions

When does the challenge run?

The Microsoft Build Cloud Skills Challenge starts on May 24, 2022 at 4:00 PM UTC (16:00) and ends on June 21, 2022 at 4:00 PM UTC (16:00).


When do I receive my free Microsoft Certification exam?

If you complete one challenge before the Microsoft Build Cloud Skills Challenge ends, one Microsoft Certification exam will be associated with your Learn profile on June 30, 2022.

You will be notified via email when it becomes available.

To see the full list of eligible exams, please refer to the official rules page for more details.


How does the challenge work?

The challenge starts on May 24, 2022 at 4:00 PM UTC (16:00) and ends on June 21, 2022 at 4:00 PM UTC (16:00).

There are 8 challenges available to choose from.

Each challenge is based on a collection of Microsoft Learn modules. If you complete your challenge before it ends, one free Microsoft Certification exam will be associated with your Learn profile on June 30, 2022. You will be notified via email when it becomes available.

To see the full list of eligible exams please refer to the official rules page for more details.


How can I tell if I finished my challenge?

In the 'where you stand' section you will see a fraction that equals 100% (i.e. 8/8, or 5/5, or 12/12).


Still have questions?

See the contest official rules official rules page for more details.

Contact the Cloud Skills Challenge support team, CloudSkillsHelp@Microsoft.com.