Start your career as a Full-Stack JavaScript Developer in 6 months

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Onsite Training, Sofia

Land your dream job in IT. Faster.

Telerik Academy Alpha is a 6-month program that will equip you with the real-world practical knowledge and key interpersonal skills needed to jumpstart your IT career. Faster than ever before.

Тhe successful career development of our alumni proves it. Do you want to join the ranks of another 4800+ ninjas whom we have trained? You’ve come to the right place.


  • Who is this for?

    Whether you have little or no programming knowledge, this program will equip you with the skills to kickstart your career in software development. You only need to be 18 years of age or older and eager to succeed.

  • How can I apply?

    When applying to Telerik Academy Alpha with JavaScript, you can take our entry exam using JavaScript as a programming language.

  • How can I prepare for the exam?

    1. Ace the entrance exam by studying our extensive preparation materials.

    2. Take part in our onsite exam preparation workshops.

    3. Test and polish your skills in Programming Fundamentals with our online practice exams: Mock Exam I; Mock Exam II

    For other questions, check out our FAQ and visit our forum.


Mar 19 - May 30

Submit CV and application form

Apr 11

Attend onsite event (optional)

Apr 16 - May 22

Attend onsite preparation workshops

until May 31 

Take online cognitive assessment

May 31 

Take onsite entrance exam

Jul 1 

Program starts

Exam Preparation

Guided hands-on preparation at Telerik Academy

To help you master the fundamental concepts of JavaScript and get ready for Telerik Academy Alpha’s entrance exam, we’re coupling our curated online materials with hands-on, onsite workshops. During the workshops we’ll go through the homework assignments after each video lesson, answer your questions and help you solve any challenges you may face.

Onsite workshops

Apr 16, 7:00-9:00 pm: Data types and Variables; Conditionals (prep commitment at home 5 hrs/week)

Apr 24, 7:00-9:00 pm: Loops (prep commitment at home 5 hrs/week)

May 15, 7:00-9:00 pm: Arrays (prep commitment at home 5 hrs/week)

May 22, 7:00-9:00 pm: Final preparation for the exam


Immersive Program

With 440+ hours of hands-on trainings, including work on real-world projects and practical assignments, you’ll learn to code. By achieving mastery in JavaScript, HTML, CSS, data structures and algorithms, databases and web application development by the end of the program, you’ll turn into a sought-after developer.

Power skills

20% of the program is dedicated to polishing your soft skills. Our Learning and Development Trainers will help you develop your ability to manage feedback and expectations, ask the right questions, prioritize and stick to your high-value activities.

Path to Success

At Telerik Academy Alpha JavaScript you will:

  • Master JavaScript – the programming language that tops all recent rankings
  • Receive world-class education from seasoned technical trainers
  • Move from basic programming skills to a Ninja JavaScript Developer in just 6 months
  • Land your dream job in IT and change your life
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Module 1 (5 weeks)

JavaScript Advanced
JavaScript Advanced
HTTP/AJAX and Async Programming
Vacation - 1 week

Module 2 (5 weeks)


Object-Oriented Programming
Unit Testing and SOLID
Node.js Back-End
Vacation - 1 week

Module 3 (6 weeks)

Unit Testing Advanced
Single-Page Applications - Part 1
Single-Page Applications - Part 2
Vacation - 1 week

Module 4 (6 weeks)

Data Structures
Final Project from a Company
Final Project from a Company
Final Project from a Company
Final Project from a Company
Final Project from a Company
Certificate of Graduation

Program Details


Basic programming knowledge (language of your choice) and good English language skills. No previous experience in the IT industry required.


100% onsite participation. Expect an average of 20+ hours per week and additional time for self-preparation.


To get the most out of the program and then jumpstart a rewarding career, you’ll need to focus on your studies for 6 months. It will be difficult to impossible to maintain a full-time job while attending Telerik Academy Alpha.


Lectures are held Monday – Friday (10:00 am - 2:00 pm)  at Telerik Academy in Sofia. To recharge your batteries, you’ll have 3 weeks of vacation.

Language of instruction

Courses are conducted in Bulgarian, but all learning materials are in English.

Tuition Model

Start a job within our partner network

Your education is free!
The Partner will pay for it.

Start a job at any non-partner company

Pay for your education after you start a job. Financing provided by a bank partner.
Free TuitionTuition BGN 198/month for 24 months

In short:

  • If you are employed by a partner, your tuition is waived
  • Payment of tuition fee doesn’t start until 6 months after graduation (grace period)
  • Deferred payment over 12-24 months’ period
  • Automatic credit approval with a bank, partner of Telerik Academy
  • Zero risk: Money-back guarantee. Drop-out with no consequences up to 2 months of program start

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