• Admission closes on 6 Mar, 2024
  • Program Duration 5 months
  • Learning Format Online Bootcamp

Why Join this Program

Caltech's Excellence

Earn up to 10 CEU credits and a certificate from Caltech CTME

Create Your Dribbble Portfolio

Hands-on learning via capstone project across 4 domains

Designer Toolkit

Learn top UX Design Tools like Figma, Invision, Sketch, Mural & Balsamiq

Career Assistance

Resume assistance, career mentoring, and Job Portal access


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UI UX Bootcamp Overview

This UI UX Bootcamp helps you learn a design-centric approach to optimize user interfaces and user experience, including UX research, UI styling, user-centered design process, wireframes and prototypes, and usability testing. Practice via capstone projects, assignments, and course-end projects, and create your portfolio on Dribbble.

Key Features

  • Earn a UI UX Bootcamp certificate from Caltech CTME
  • Earn a Caltech CTME Circle Membership
  • Earn up to 10 CEUs from Caltech CTME
  • Masterclasses delivered by distinguished Caltech CTME instructors and industry design experts
  • Industry-oriented problem-solving via capstone projects in ecommerce, fitness, and technology industries
  • Hands-on learning with a designer toolkit (Figma, Invision, Balsamiq, and Sketch)
  • Online convocation by Caltech CTME Program Director
  • Live online sessions delivered by industry experts
  • Portfolio creation assistance on Dribbble
  • Simplilearn Career Service helps you get noticed by top hiring companies

UI UX Bootcamp Advantage

This UI UX Design Bootcamp, in collaboration with Caltech CTME, helps build your skills by covering aspects of UX Research, UI styling, the User-Centered Design process, Wireframes & Prototypes, Usability Testing, and portfolio creation on Dribbble.

  • Caltech CTME

    Partnering with Caltech CTME

    • Certificate of completion from Caltech CTME
    • Caltech CTME Circle Membership
    • Earn up to 10 CEUs from Caltech CTME

UI UX Bootcamp Details

This UI UX Bootcamp is a diverse blend of 100% live theory and practical learning. It covers theoretical aspects of user interfaces and user experience, practical learning via capstone projects, curriculum-wide assignments, designer tools training, and a Dribbble Portfolio to showcase your skills.

Learning Path

  • Attend this online interactive industry masterclass to gain insights from top design experts about some of the industry trends in UI UX design.

  • Experts will respond to any questions or concerns regarding the course material in this program.

  • The purpose of project hours is to help you clarify any questions or concerns you may have about projects you've completed thus far.

  • Attend online, interactive masterclasses conducted by distinguished Caltech CTME instructors and get insights and learn about UI UX design advancements.

  • Master strategic product and service innovation with help of design thinking. Learn to identify and pursue an innovation opportunity, to develop products and services that are desirable, viable, and feasible with help of the human-centered design framework. Bring positive impact in your work with practical tools and templates of innovation.

  • With HTML, learn how to build content on any website, this lesson will also help you learn how to add text, images, and links, embed YouTube videos, payment forms, and more on your website. With CSS3, you will learn how to add decoration and styling to your website.

  • Attend this live online immersive masterclass on Generative AI designed to empower participants with the knowledge and skills to harness its incredible potential. These cutting-edge masterclasses are conducted by industry experts and delve deep into the world of AI-powered creativity, helping you to understand various concepts & topics related to generative AI.

Skills Covered

  • UI and Visual Design
  • Design Thinking
  • Prototyping
  • Information and Interaction Design
  • Heuristic Evaluation
  • User Experience Design
  • Product Designing
  • Wireframing
  • Usability Testing
  • User centered design
  • Persona mapping
  • Empathy mapping
  • Clickstream Analysis
  • Gestalt principles
  • Microcopy

Tools Covered

Figma UI UX BootmcapBalsamiqInvision UI UX UMass BootcampSketch UI UX UMass BootcampMural UI UX

Capstone Projects

  • Project 1

    Design a Sports Community App

    Create a high-fidelity prototype of a sports community app that connects enthusiasts in the vicinity, promotes active lifestyles, and fosters passion.

  • Project 2

    Design an eAuction Application

    Design a high-fidelity eAuction app prototype for buyers to create auctions and suppliers to bid on, with separate screens for each.

  • Project 3

    Improve Online Shopping Experience

    Enhance the usability and design of an online jewelry store's product page to boost conversion rates and improve user experience.

  • Project 4

    Rule Engine Framework Portal

    Design a user-friendly live monitoring system for server clusters across regions, along with a rules engine framework portal for comprehensive form validation.

Disclaimer - The projects have been built leveraging real publicly available data-sets of the mentioned organizations.


Program Advisors and Trainers

Program Advisors

  • Rick Hefner

    Rick Hefner

    Caltech CTME, Executive Director

    Dr. Rick Hefner serves as the Executive Director for Caltech’s CTME, where he develops customized training programs for technology-driven organizations. He has over 40 years of experience in systems development and has served in academic, industrial, and research positions. 


Program Trainers

  • Ben Woods

    Ben Woods

    UX Lead


  • Vicky Tasopulos

    Vicky Tasopulos

    Senior UX Designer



Career Support

Simplilearn Career Assistance

Simplilearn’s Career Assist program, offered in partnership with Talent Inc, is a service to help you to be career ready for the workforce and land your dream job in U.S. markets.
One-on-one Interview Service by TopInterview

One-on-one Interview Service by TopInterview

Get a Resume Makeover from TopResume

Get a Resume Makeover from TopResume

Reach numerous employers with ResumeRabbit

Reach numerous employers with ResumeRabbit

Complete Candidate Confidentiality Assured

Complete Candidate Confidentiality Assured

Kickstart your design career

The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics expects a 3% year-on-year growth for UI/UX Designers through 2028, making UI design a secure and in-demand career field.

Job IconUX Design

Listed as Top 15 Jobs on the rise by LinkedIn Report

Source: LinkedIn
Job Icon21%

Growth in Design Skills (2nd highest Globally)

Source: LinkedIn
Job Icon$94,351

Average annual salary for a UX Designer in the US

Source: Glassdoor

Batch Profile

This bootcamp caters to working professionals from a variety of industries and backgrounds; the diversity of our students adds richness to class discussions and interactions.

  • The class consists of learners from excellent organizations and diverse industries
    Graphic Design - 18%Developer - 20%Marketing - 30%Education - 20%Web Design - 12%
    Lyft UI UX UMass Bootcamp
    Doordash UI UX UMass Bootcamp

Admission Details

Application Process

The application process consists of three simple steps. An offer of admission will be made to the selected candidates and accepted by the candidates by paying the admission fee.


Submit Application

Tell us a bit about yourself and why you want to do this program


Application Review

An admission panel will shortlist candidates based on their application



Selected candidates can begin the program as per the schedule

Eligibility Criteria

For admission to this UI UX Bootcamp, candidates:

Should be at least 18 years old and have a high school diploma
Can be aspiring designers from any background
Can be existing designers who are looking to upskill

Admission Fee & Financing

The admission fee for this program is $ 4,500. It covers applicable bootcamp charges and Caltech CTME Circle membership

Financing Options

We are dedicated to making our programs accessible. We are committed to helping you find a way to budget for this program and offer a variety of financing options to make it more economical.

Pay in Installments

You can pay monthly installments for Post Graduate Programs using Splitit, ClimbCredit or Klarna payment option with low APR and no hidden fees.


Other Payment Options

We provide the following options for one-time payment

  • Credit Card
  • Paypal

$ 4,500

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Program Benefits

  • Earn a UI UX Bootcamp certificate from Caltech CTME
  • Caltech CTME Circle Membership
  • 100% live lectures for better engagement
  • Designer toolkit (Figma, Invision, Balsamiq, Sketch & Mural)
  • Portfolio creation on Dribbble

Program Cohorts

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UI UX Bootcamp FAQs

  • What is the Caltech UI UX Bootcamp?

    The Caltech UI UX Bootcamp, offered in partnership with Simplilearn, is an intensive program designed to teach participants the principles and skills of User Interface (UI) and User Experience (UX) design. It covers various topics to help students create user-friendly and visually appealing digital products.

  • What are the eligibility criteria for this UI UX Bootcamp course by the Caltech CTME?

    For admission to this UI UX Bootcamp with Caltech CTME, candidates must meet the following criteria:

    • Be at least 18 years old and have a high school diploma. No prior experience is required.
    • Aspiring designers from any background 
    • Existing designers willing to upskill

  • What is the admission process for this UI UX Bootcamp in collaboration with Caltech CTME ?

    The admission process for this UI UX Bootcamp course consists of three easy steps:

    • Interested candidates will need to apply by submitting the application form online
    • Candidates will be shortlisted by an admission panel based on the application submitted
    • Selected candidates will be awarded an offer of admission that they can accept by paying the program fee

  • Will financial aid be provided for this UI UX Bootcamp?

    To ensure money is not a limiting factor in learning, we offer various financing options to help make this UI UX Bootcamp financially manageable. Please refer to our "Admissions Fee and Financing" section for more details.

  • What topics are covered in the Caltech UI UX Bootcamp curriculum?

    The Caltech UI/UX Bootcamp curriculum covers a comprehensive range of topics, including user research, wireframing, prototyping, usability testing, and interaction design. Students also learn about industry-standard tools like Sketch, Figma, and InVision to create effective UI/UX designs.

  • Can I attend the Caltech UI UX Bootcamp remotely, or is it an in-person program?

    The Caltech UI/UX Bootcamp is offered in a flexible online format, allowing students to attend remotely from anywhere. This remote learning approach provides accessibility and convenience for participants.

  • Can I switch careers after completing the UI UX Bootcamp?

    Yes, completing the Caltech UI UX Bootcamp can open the door to a career change. With the acquired skills and knowledge in UX design, you can transition into a new career in User Interface and User Experience design, which is in demand across various industries.

  • What sets Caltech's UI UX Bootcamp apart from others?

    Caltech's UI UX Bootcamp, offered in collaboration with Simplilearn, stands out due to its association with a prestigious institution, the California Institute of Technology. It offers a comprehensive curriculum, expert-led instruction, and industry-relevant projects, ensuring students receive a high-quality UI UX education with a trusted brand.

  • What are the key benefits of enrolling in a UI UX Design Bootcamps?

    Enrolling in a UI UX Design Bootcamps offers several key benefits. Firstly, it provides intensive, hands-on training to develop crucial UI UX design skills. Second, it often offers a flexible online learning format, accommodating learners with varying schedules. Finally, bootcamps typically include real-world projects and portfolio development, which can enhance your career prospects and help you transition into UI UX design more effectively.

  • Can I work while attending a UI UX Design Bootcamp?

    Yes, you can work while attending a UI UX Bootcamp like the Caltech UI/UX Bootcamp, as it often offers flexible schedules that allow you to balance your job and studies. The online learning format makes it convenient for working professionals to upskill and transition into the UI UX design field without quitting their current employment.

  • Are UI Design Bootcamps suitable for beginners with no design experience?

    Yes, UI Design Bootcamps, such as the Caltech UI/UX Bootcamp, are suitable for beginners without design experience. These programs are designed to provide foundational knowledge and hands-on training, making them accessible to individuals starting their journey in UI and UX design.

  • What industries and companies typically hire graduates of the User Experience Bootcamp?

    Graduates of the Caltech UI/UX Bootcamp are sought after by various industries, including technology, healthcare, e-commerce, and finance. Companies like Apple, Google, Amazon, and many startups often hire best UX design bootcamps graduate to improve the user experience of their products and services.

  • What should I expect from the UI UX Bootcamp course?

    As a part of this UI UX bootcamp,  you will receive the following:

    • UI UX Bootcamp certificate from Caltech CTME
    • Caltech CTME Circle Membership
    • Masterclasses from Caltech CTME instructors
    • Designer Tools training: Figma, Invision, Mural, Balsamiq, and Sketch
    • Masterclass by Industry experts
    • 100% live online sessions delivered by industry experts
    • Simplilearn's Career Assistance

  • Will any preparation material be provided as part of this UI UX Bootcamp course to help me get started?

    You will gain access to the full course as soon as you pay the program fee. You are expected to attend every live class for the program. 

  • Who conducts the regular live online classes and the masterclasses for the Caltech CTME Bootcamps?

    The regular live online classes are conducted by highly qualified instructors with years of relevant industry experience. Each undergoes a rigorous selection process, including profile screening, technical evaluation, and a training demo evaluation, before getting certified to train for these bootcamps. The masterclasses are delivered by distinguished instructors from Caltech CTME.

  • What is Global Teaching Assistance?

    Our teaching assistants are a dedicated team of subject matter experts to help you get certified on your first attempt. They proactively engage with you to ensure adherence to the course path and enrich your learning experience, from class onboarding to project mentoring and job assistance.

  • I am not able to access the online UI UX Bootcamp. Who can help me?

    Contact us using the form on the right side of any page on the Simplilearn website, select the Live Chat link, or contact Help & Support.

  • What is covered under the 24/7 Support guarantee?

    We offer 24/7 support through email, chat, and calls through our dedicated team and provide on-demand assistance through our community forum. Moreover, you will have lifetime access to the community forum, even after completing the UI UX Bootcamp.

  • If I want to cancel my enrollment in this UI UX Bootcamp, can I get a refund?

    Yes, you can cancel your enrollment if necessary. We will refund the program price after deducting an administration fee. To learn more, please read our Refund Policy.

  • Can I get a sealed transcript for World Education Services(WES) at the end of the bootcamp?

    Bootcamps are certification programs and do not include any transcripts for WES, this is reserved only for degree programs. We do not offer sealed transcripts and hence, our Bootcamp programs are not applicable for WES or similar services.

  • Is the UI UX Bootcamp suitable for individuals with a background in MBA courses?

    Absolutely! The UI UX Bootcamp welcomes individuals from diverse educational backgrounds, including those with prior experience in MBA courses. The program provides a unique opportunity for MBA graduates to enhance their skill set by gaining expertise in user interface and user experience design, which are essential components of successful product development and business strategy.

  • How often are the masterclasses with industry experts scheduled?

    Every cohort will have the opportunity to participate in 1 masterclass with industry experts from companies like  Amazon, Google, Microsoft and more.

    Disclaimer: The above list is not exhaustive. Based on availability, the masterclass may be taught
    by experts from the above listed companies or other prominent organizations.

  • What certificate will I receive?

    Upon completion of this UI UX Bootcamp, you will be awarded a UI UX Bootcamp certificate from Caltech CTME 

  • Do I need to have a degree in design to enroll in a UX UI Design Bootcamp?

    No, a formal degree in design is not always required for enrollment. UX UI design bootcamp often focuses on practical skills, and many accept participants from diverse educational and professional backgrounds.

  • How can a UX UI Design Bootcamp benefit my career?

    Completing a UX UI design bootcamp can provide you with a portfolio of projects and practical skills that make you marketable in the design industry.

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