Capstone ProjectThe only program in the industry with 10 Mini Projects
Career Leap AssuranceMentorship on key industry job trends along with job prep tips
Joint CertificationManipal Academy of Higher Education & Jigsaw Academy
Course Duration6 Months Online Instructor-Led Classes

Program Overview

This 5.5 months program teaches the learners how to Migrate local applications to Cloud effectively & develop truly Cloud-native applications by mastering Public, Private, Hybrid clouds deployed in IaaS, PaaS, SaaS modes. This Masters Program also aims to train and certify the learners on widely used Cloud technologies like Amazon Web Services (AWS) & Introduction to Azure Global Infrastructure and will prepare them for the promising future. The PG Certificate Program in Cloud Computing provides all the learners with a broader understanding of this new technology and takes them through multiple cloud platforms with a scenario-based hands-on lab. With MS in Cloud, Computing learners will get hands-on experience on the migration of local apps to the cloud.

Batch Start Date: 29th May, 2021

Delivery mode: Online Live Sessions

Eligibility criteria:

  1. Graduate with minimum of 50% marks
  2. 2-8 years of professional experience
Top Skills You Will Learn

Batch Start Date: 29th May, 2021

Delivery mode: Online Live Sessions

Eligibility criteria:

  1. Graduate with minimum of 50% marks
  2. 2-8 years of professional experience
What You Get From This Program

Get your skillset builtBuild core concepts in Cloud Infrastructure & Cloud-Native Application using AWS Service

Learn from ExpertsLive interaction with Industry experts and learning from the best to Migrate Applications to Public Cloud like AWS

Get hands-on experience10 Mini Projects on AWS, MS Azure & more to gain confidence in Cloud Solution & Consulting

Be job readyGet a career leap assurance and access to AWS Educate Job Board

Tools Covered


The Cloud Computing certification is a blended program with Manipal Academy of Higher Education (MAHE) in collaboration with AWS Educate and powered by Jigsaw Academy. The curriculum of this 5 months program, with 10 Mini Projects on Pivotal Cloud Foundry, OpenStack Platform, AWS, MS Azure, is developed by Cloud Experts and Architects holding leadership positions, with more than 20+ years of experience in the IT industry.

Duration: 5.5 Months

With a spread of 5 subjects

Capstone Project: 1

  • Cloud Essentials
    • Introduction to Cloud Computing
    • Components of Cloud Computing
    • Different cloud infrastructure models – IaaS, PaaS, SaaS
    • Various Technical Components of Cloud Computing
    • What is Cloud Security
  • Cloud Platform Introduction
    • Introduction to various Cloud Platform options
    • Cloud Foundry concepts and deploying applications on Cloud Foundry
    • Backup and restore cloud foundry installations
    • Upgrade cloud foundry installations
    • Google Platform Essentials, Overview of Google Compute Engine
    • Google Load Balancer, Google Kubernetes, Cloud SQL & Cloud data store
  • OpenStack Platform
    • Introduction to virtualization and open stack platform
    • Key-stone, the terms and technologies used in Key-stone
    • Glance components & architecture, status flow and formats
    • Nova components, Packet Flow and KVM based architecture
    • Open stack Dashboard
    • Horizon design, internals and Key-values
  • Introduction to Azure Global Infrastructure
    • Introduction to Microsoft Azure
    • Overview of Azure Subscriptions and Resources
    • Deploying and Managing Virtual machines
    • Create a windows virtual machine in Azure Portal – Hands-on Lab
    • Azure Virtual Network introduction
    • Create a Virtual Network using the Azure Portal – Hands-on Lab
  • Introduction to Emerging Technologies (DevOps, IoT, Big Data & ML)
    • DevOps, GitHub, Jenkins, Integration of Jenkins & GitHub, Docker essentials, and Ansible management server deployment
    • Evolution and importance of Cyber Security, commonly used Cyber security terms, typical phases in Cyber security attacks, role of Cyber security professionals
    • Elements and Architecture of IoT elements
    • Big Data and Hadoop
    • HDFS Architecture, MapReduce Architecture, Hadoop real time deployments and distributions
    • Introduction to Machine Learning, Regression and Classification with scenario based examples


  • AWS Foundation & Architecture
    • AWS Global Infrastructure, AWS IAM
    • Core knowledge in VPC, Security Groups, NACL, Elastic IP, NAT, VPN, VPC, Peering
    • Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2), Elastic Block Store, and Elastic Load Balancer Overview
    • The auto-scaling capability of AWS and RDS support in AWS
    • Simple Storage Services (AWS S3), AWS Services-Elasticache
    • AWS API gateway, AWS Lambda, RedShift, Kinesis, Simple Queue Service, DynamoDB
    • AWS ECS & AWS Directory Services & Application Load Balancer
  • AWS Platform Solutions for Emerging Technologies (DevOps, IoT, Big Data & Machine Learning)
    • Understanding of DevOps on AWS
    • Understanding of AWS IoT
    • Understanding of Big Data technologies on AWS
    • Understanding of Machine Learning implementations on AWS


  • Data Migration/Storage on AWS
  • Publishing website using Jenkins pipeline on AWS
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Capstone Project

The capstone project, access to Cloud Labs for hands-on learning will help learners become the best possible cloud computing professional. In the capstone project, the learners will be expected to work the following items.

Cloud Computing

Data Migration/Storage on AWS

Hands on experience with Server, Data, and Application Migration

Cloud Computing

Publishing website using Jenkins pipeline on AWS

Hand over the new platform to client publishing website using Jenkins pipeline on AWS

Project Partners


  • Amongst the “Top 3” private institutions in India
  • Conferred as an Institute of Eminence by University Grants Commission (UGC) in July 2018
  • 60+ Years of Academic Excellence
  • 90,000+ Professionals Trained
  •  Recognized as the No.1 institute adept at training in emerging technologies like Data Science, Product Management, Cyber Security, Business Analytics, Cloud Computing, People Analytics, Digital HR, to name a few
  • Awarded the prestigious “Partner of Excellence Award 2019” by NASSCOM

Jigsaw Career Leap Assurance*

With the Jigsaw Academy’s Career Leap Assurance, we are introducing you to the latest technologies and hands-on practices, to make sure you are equipped with the necessary professional skills. The Jigsaw Academy Career Leap Assurance takes care of your progress, no matter what career stage you are at.


3000+Companies with Jigsaw Students

110+Hiring Partners

42%Average Salary Hikes Received

55k+Upskilled Jigsaw Alumni

3kCompanies With Jigsaw Students

10+Years of Top-notch Online Teaching Expertise

Placement Terms & Conditions

Eligibility: Graduation with 50%

  1. Basics of Operating System concepts
  2. Basics of Networking Skills
  3. Any one Programming Skill – Java/.Net/Python
I have read & understood the above. What are the next steps to apply?
Career Leap Assurance*

The program extends ‘career leap assurance’ to all students, including:

  • Access to the course curriculum vetted by industry professionals and academia.
  • At least one industry project, and one capstone project for hands-on learning.
  • Information about job posts
  • Help with CV building and re-writing
  • Mock interview* (*Only if shortlisted for any job. The mock interview will be based on the job description and the student will have to inform us at least 5 business days prior to the job interview date.)

What our Alumni has to say!


“This course has given me a very good insight of Cloud Technologies with in-depth analysis. The faculty is really good with vast experience in Cloud Technologies and the teaching methodology is also commendable. The curriculum is vast and includes very well planned labs and simulations.”

Seshu Thumma

“I was deeply interested in IOT with Cloud and wanted to build my own Web App that can connect with IOT devices. This is the best platform to study cloud computing. This course has helped me communicate with the cloud using my hardware components such as Wi-Fi module. I am now able to launch my Web app to the cloud.”

Parth Soni

Enjoyed a lot learning with experienced faculty members who have helped clearing all the queries. All the video sessions, assessments, video links, have actually helped in getting good amount of knowledge.

Kajol Nagi

I've recently passed the AWS Solution Architect exam and used this course as my primary preparation material to prepare for the exam.It was a comprehensive course and I really liked the way it was delivered! All topics were covered really well.


I have gained lots of knowledge from the faculties and course content were well designed by the respective SME who has made material easily understandable with lots of assignments, Lab guides and assessments and Lots of E Learning Videos

S Basant

It was seemingly difficult to change my domain but this course helped me to grasp knowledge and I could enter into Cloud Computing domain.

Franson Furtado
Buzil Rozzari

Course has been designed the so well that even layman could understand well which holds from basic to advance learner's. People from even non-IT background could get a fair understanding with this course.

Sandeep Amaran

Extremely supportive administration and wonderful faculty. Fully flexible program with learning at your pace. It’s always wonderful to join in the live classes, but in case you missed, the recorded sessions are equally helpful. The course material is very hands on and thorough, With lab guides to help you practice offline as well. Wonderful experience overall and I recommend the PGCP for cloud computing for any beginner on cloud technology.

Mrigank Bharduaj
Vodafone India

Demographics of our Cloud Computing learners!

How to Apply

Step 1
Talk to our Admission Counsellor

Talk to our Academic Counsellor, who shall resolve any query regarding the program & admission process.

Step 2
Check Eligibility

Check & confirm if you meet the Eligibility Criteria.

Step 3

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The 5.5 months Postgraduate Certificate Program in Cloud Computing is conferred by Manipal Academy of Higher Education – which is a deemed university, which has the authority to start such programs under its purview. So we need not require a separate approval/recognition. Moreover, the curriculum is designed collaboratively with AWS Educate which gives you industry recognition.

This e-learning cloud computing training program will have a unique blend of online live sessions with experts, guided online training, hands-on practices, and case studies with real-world scenarios. So there will be web-based interaction with our faculty during the webinars, followed by cloud computing video lectures, assignments and submission.

Yes, you are eligible to enroll in this cloud certification course.

No. As per University norms, minimum 50% in graduation is required to apply for this online cloud computing course.

No. We provide career leap assurance but there will be no guarantee.

No. There is no application fee applicable in this program.

We do have an installment facility in the program. Please reach out to your counselor for further detail.

Yes, the refund of Program fees is available up to 7 calendar days from the date of payment done for the program, after deducting some processing fees. In the case of installment payment, only 1st inst. is refunded. No refund request will be processed for further installments. Please go through our refund policy on our website, for more details.


The program fee includes the cost of tuition, online courseware, respective cloud labs, final assessment and the program certifications. The cloud computing training courseware includes official courseware from AWS Educate.

We recommend a personal computer or laptop with 1.3 GHz Processor, 4 GB RAM, 40 GB Free HDD Space and the latest browser installed. The device should also have a good uninterrupted Internet connection of minimum 2 Mbps.

Manipal Academy of Higher Education provides the overall PG Certificate in Cloud Computing which is why the certificate has a University Recognition.

Manipal Academy of Higher Education and AWS Educate provide a joint certification for the AWS Specialization.

The student will receive hands-on cloud lab from AWS Educate to practice hands-on as specified in the Lab Guide. This will ensure that you work in a live environment and get the actual hands-on experience. Guided Lab exercises are provided in the course.

The AWS Educate program (“AWS Educate”) is Amazon’s global initiative to provide students and educators with the resources needed to greatly accelerate Cloud-related learning endeavors and to help power the workforce of tomorrow. With the increasing demand for cloud-skilled employees, AWS Educate provides an academic gateway for the next generation of IT and cloud professionals. The program offers a robust set of free tools, resources and AWS Promotional Credits for students and educators to skill upon the cloud and accelerate cloud-related learning endeavors.

For further details –

There are several benefits to students, after they are approved, they are provisioned AWS Promotional Credits for free access to AWS tools and services. They receive specialized content & hands-on activities designed to get students comfortable with the basics of cloud computing and other in demand skills such as Machine Learning, Cybersecurity, software development and nine additional Cloud Career Pathways, each with 30+ hours of learning content, along with the ability to earn AWS badges for different competencies such as IoT, Alexa, and gaming. AWS Educate starter accounts allow students to enroll without a credit card and still use AWS Services. In addition, there is the AWS Educate Job Board with cloud-related jobs from top tech partner companies and Amazon.


Absolutely, there are project works involved. Based on the synergy of the batch group or individual projects will be declared by the Faculty who will drive the webinar batch.




Yes, They are in fact the right candidates for cloud technology. IT Giants are looking for people who can work in traditional IT technologies but are also comfortable with working on cloud services which are available in the market today. By using cloud, they can easily apply existing skill sets to test or develop better cloud based applications.

Today, IT industry is focusing on better coding in software applications. Cloud gives you that provision / platform / time to focus on good quality of coding and improve overall quality of applications . Software engineers are in huge demand by companies, working or planning to work on cloud as the whole focus is to develop cloud based solutions. You can very easily observe how Indian Market is moving on cloud , every bank has developed applications and they don’t want you to come to the branch. Changes are taking place, with all the startups and applications are based on cloud platforms now. Cloud Computing training will give you an edge in your career.

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  • 400+ years of combined teaching experience & 1M+ hours of learning content viewed
  • Manipal Academy of Higher Education (MAHE) is synonymous with excellence in higher education and is among the Top 3 private institutions in India
  • Conferred as an Institute of Eminence by University Grants Commission (UGC) in July 2018, MAHE has nearly 2,500 faculty and almost 10,000 other support and service staff

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