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  • Nickolai Zeldovich

    Nickolai Zeldovich

    Professor, MIT

    Nickolai Zeldovich is a professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at MIT, and a member of the Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory. He has also been involved with several start-up companies, including MokaFive, PreVeil, and Algorand. 

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  • Rick Hefner

    Rick Hefner

    Caltech CTME, Program Director

    Dr. Rick Hefner serves as the Program 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. 

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Computer Learner's Reviews

  • Andrea Mydosh

    Andrea Mydosh

    Sterility Assurance Engineer

    This course has a comprehensive curriculum which helped me gain a deeper understanding of the domain. The learning model delivered by industry experts along with 24 x 7 Learning support, practice labs, and flexible schedules made it very effective.

  • Will Hendrickson

    Will Hendrickson

    Information Technology Specialist

    I had an enjoyable learning experience. Azure and AWS courses were very informative. The instructors were highly experienced and knowledgeable. I liked the recorded session and hands-on practice labs.

  • Chris Hayes

    Chris Hayes

    I was able to keep up and comprehend all the courses presented and learned a bunch about programming in Python along the way. I'm looking forward to having the opportunity to work in the field and learning yet more! This also brings closure to a life-long want: a degree from Purdue.

  • Ting L.

    Ting L.

    Expense Report App Developer

    This AI program is not only easy to follow, but the materials are organized. Even a beginner like me was able to grasp the concept and practice with real-world projects. I have grown my portfolio quite a bit since I joined. Their affordable fees were also a big bonus for me.

  • Chris Hayes

    Chris Hayes

    Scrum Master

    I was able to keep up and comprehend all the courses presented and learned a bunch about programming in Python along the way. I'm looking forward to having the opportunity to work in the field and learning yet more!

  • Mario Scott

    Mario Scott

    Cloud Engineer

    The course has helped me fill in the gaps in my current skill set, and with these added skills on my resume, I see very promising opportunities coming my way with recruiters reaching out to me.

  • John Arias

    John Arias

    Thank you, Simplilearn, for providing a great platform to learn data science. The program is based on a complete hands-on practice approach. The projects are a great learning aid. I’m thrilled to have such fantastic fellow learners and data masters.

  • Myles Howard II

    Myles Howard II

    The instructor chains together the learning topics very well. One subject leads to the next, and they are woven together comprehensively.

  • Enrique Díaz Echegoyen

    Enrique Díaz Echegoyen

    Product Manager at U-Planner

    I enrolled in the DevOps course at Simplilearn, one of the best online learning platforms. Though the classes were live, I felt like sitting in a classroom and attending it. Whenever I missed my class, I was able to download the recordings of the classes. The trainer was friendly. He listened to all doubts and cited practical scenarios.

  • Tadele Tadese

    Tadele Tadese

    The topics were very interesting and well taught in the classes. The course content was comprehensive, and the trainers were extremely knowledgeable. I liked the pace of the online classes. I gained a lot of knowledge about data analytics through this program.

  • A Anthony Davis

    A Anthony Davis

    Simplilearn has one of the best programs available online to earn real-world skills that are in demand worldwide. The Live classes had an industry expert as a lecturer, and you leave each session with a wealth of knowledge and practical skills that can advance your career. Thanks for an excellent experience!

  • Nick Holbrook

    Nick Holbrook

    I am super happy with the course content. The trainer is very knowledgeable, engaging, provides with real-life examples, and addresses all questions.

  • Shantie Toolsie

    Shantie Toolsie

    Head Teacher and Owner

    My instructor taught with a lot of real-world applications. The content and style of teaching were exceptional.

  • Mabel Wee

    Mabel Wee

    Managing Consultant

    I encountered problems when trying to solve the projects in my Data Science class for Python. The Teaching Assistant was accommodating and provided step-by-step guidance through web chat sessions to resolve the issues.

  • Mark Muema

    Mark Muema

    I am excited to say that Simplilearn is one of the best online training institutions. Classes start on time and are led by experienced trainers. I took the Cloud Computing Course, which comprises cost-effective and quality courses. The courses are well-structured and self-explanatory. I am proud to be a part of the Simplilearn family.



  • What are the Different Types of Computer Courses?

    1. Long-Term Computer Courses
    It usually takes up to 3 to 4 years and can be joined directly after 12th. The most basic long-term courses include Computer Software, Information Technology, Computer Application, and Computer Engineering and also associate Degree in Computer Science and its applications.

    2. Short-Term Computer Courses
    Certificate and Diploma courses with a duration of 6 months to 1.5 years are defined as short-term courses. Various organizations approved by the government offer such courses with specialization in particular areas and provide quick placements. These skills help you upgrade your computer skills and train you to earn a good income.

  • Why Should You Choose to Study Computer Applications?

    The IT industry is growing each day, and more organizations and people are switching to the internet and computer for various requirements. Here are a few points that point out why you should choose to study Computer Applications.

    • The IT industry is booming each day, and candidates who are technologically qualified and skilled are recruited around the globe in large numbers.
    • There are different specializations in Computer science, and you can focus on a particular area you are interested in.
    • The opportunities are open worldwide for skilled computer professionals with a good payout.

  • What Are the Top 10 Computer Courses in Demand?

    A large volume of valuable personal data is transferred online. Owing to this, the incidence of cyber attacks is rising each day. As a result, organizations are more cyber resilient and hire more Cybersecurity professionals who are skilled and qualified. Cybersecurity professionals find the flaws in the network and secure company networks from hackers and malware. Undoubtedly, it is the best as in this kind of job, you can find a job in your locality or abroad. 

    Software Development
    Software Development is a domain that is very popular in all industries since the internet is the most effective marketing strategy. With users switching more digitally, the development of websites, applications, and social media has become the key tools to enhance business. As a result, the demand has increased for Software developers to provide advanced automotive services to clients.

    Data Analytics
    Companies across numerous industries now give data science and analytics a high priority due to their expanding capabilities. The unrealized potential and competitive advantage that analytics offers are much in demand by companies across sectors. So it is no surprise that there is a continuing need for data scientists and analysts.

    Web Designing and Development Courses
    Web Designing and development is one of the best and most beneficial courses for full-time job seekers and freelancers. There are different specializations in website design.

    Trending Skills:

    Angular - AngularJS is a powerful framework that is quite popular among developers. The AngularJS framework delivers extensive interactive elements for a real-time experience in single-page apps.

    React.js - React is a library for developing customized and creative user interfaces. ReactJS is a free, element-based front-end toolkit that is solely responsible for the software's layered architecture.

    Javascript - JavaScript is a text-based programming language and the third most challenging technology in the World Wide Web.

    Python - Python is frequently used to create the elements of a website or application that the user does not interact with. Python's function in web development can include data transfer to and from servers, data processing, database communication, URL routing, and security.

    AWS - AWS provides a comprehensive range of tools and services to enable native iOS/Android, React Native, and front-end web developers' development workflows.

    Spring boot - The most popular CSS Framework for constructing responsive and mobile-first websites is Bootstrap.

    Artificial Intelligence

    Trending Skills:

    Machine Learning - Machine learning is a subfield of Artificial Intelligence (AI) and computer science that uses data and algorithms to replicate how humans learn, gradually improving its accuracy.

    Deep Learning - Deep learning is a subset of machine learning in which artificial neural networks, inspired by the human brain, learn from massive volumes of data. Similarly to how humans learn from experience, the deep learning system would repeat a task, modifying it slightly each time to enhance the outcome.

    Data Science - Data science is the process of converting raw and unstructured data into structured and filtered data by integrating scientific methods and mathematical algorithms. It employs a variety of tools and strategies to unearth corporate insights and transform them into actionable solutions.

    Python - It is designed to learn several neutral networks and explore top-notch technologies.

    NLP - Natural Language Processing (NLP) is an area of computer science that integrates computational linguistics—rule-based human language modeling—with statistical, machine learning, and deep learning models.

    Ethical Hacking

    Trending skills:

    1: Information Security - It is a set of tools and procedures used to protect the information of an organization.

    2: Cloud - Cloud security refers to the technology, rules, procedures, and services that guard against threats to cloud data, applications, and infrastructure.

    3: SIEM - SIEM technology helps to detect threats and compliance and manages security incidents by gathering and analyzing security events and a wide range of other event and contextual data sources.

    4: Penetration Testing - Pen testing (or penetration testing) is a security exercise in which a cyber-security specialist seeks to discover and exploit flaws in a computer system.

    5: Vulnerability Assessment - A vulnerability in cyber security refers to any flaw in an organization's information system, system operations, or internal controls.

    Digital Marketing Courses

    Trending Skills:

    1: SEO  -  Search Engine Optimisation is a step of strategies that helps to enhance the ranking of websites in Search Engines.

    2: Social Media Marketing - The process of marketing a product/service on the social media used by the target audience.

    3: Online Marketing - It involves marketing products/services on the internet or online media.

    4: Google Adwords - Google is one of the most common search engines, and Google Adwords helps to improve the ranking by using keywords in their content.

    5: SEM - Search Engine machine is where people search for a particular product/service. Using certain keywords and strategies improves the visibility of products/services on search engines.

    Graphic Designing and UI/UX

    Trending Skills:

    1: Logo Designing - This includes designing logos for brands, products or services that need creativity.

    2: Illustrator - It is one of the reliable and promising designing software used to develop images, artworks, drawings, logos, etc.,

    3: Photoshop - This is a famous designing software in which a designer can develop innovative and creative posters for marketing or any other purposes.

    4: Corel draw - It is a vector graphics editor that is a fully-loaded professional toolkit representing creativity.

    5: Video editing - Video editing software enables the development of innovative and incredible videos and the editing of captured videos.

    MS Office Certification Program
    One of the most popular computer programs is Microsoft Office. MS Word, MS Excel, and MS Powerpoint are a handful of the Microsoft Office programs that are most frequently used. It is surely one of the most popular, and many people are undoubtedly familiar with it. For handling massive amounts of data, the hospitality industry, restaurants, schools, and institutions all highly demand MS Office specialists.

    IT/Computer Science
    is a long-term course beneficial for those seeking to get into the depths of computer software and hardware. It boosts your skills in the IT industry and enriches your career in this field. The duration of this course takes up to 3 to 4 years, depending upon the country and IT Engineers are recruited worldwide. 

    Multimedia and Animation Course
    For those who are tech-savvy and creative can take up courses such as Multimedia and animation courses. With the rise of multimedia platforms, advertising, and other industries, the demand for animation and VFX expertise has surged in recent years. A short-term VFX and animation course can be completed in a few months, but a diploma in VFX and animation takes roughly three years.

  • What are computer courses?

    Computer courses are designed courses that focus on the key areas of computer science. These courses train learners with advanced skills and curriculum necessary for entering the professional world. Computer courses help learners enter into various career paths, such as, 

    • Data Science
    • Artificial Intelligence
    • Machine Learning And Deep Learning
    • Software Development
    • Web Development
    • Cyber Security
    • Web Designing And Graphic Designing
    • Information Security
    •  Information Technology

  • What is a basic computer course?

    A basic computer course is a short-term course focusing on the basics of computer and computer usage. In these short courses, students get familiar with how to use computers and perform various functions. In these courses, students are also introduced to basic features like MS Paint, MS Excel, MS PowerPoint, etc.

  • What are the different computer course types?

    The different types of computer courses that learners usually come across are basic courses, diploma courses, advanced certification, postgraduate courses, IT professional courses, and programming courses.

  • What do online computer courses cover?

    Online computer courses cover the fundamental areas of computer science and introduce learners to coding languages like Python, Java, and R. From basic-level knowledge to advanced-level skills; they can be long or short-term courses depending on the curriculum and skill level. Some beginner-level courses last up to 3 months, while some professional certifications last up to 12 months.  

    Online courses cover fundamental concepts and programming language and offer in-depth knowledge in essential platforms like MS Powerpoint, Adobe Photoshop, MS Excel, Microsoft Office, and many important tools that come into use in the professional world. In other words, these online programs cover everything needed to prepare for the job industry. They enhance career prospects.   

  • Which computer courses are the best?

  • What type of skills do you learn in computer courses?

    • While attending computer courses, learners come across many skills essential to a professional. The type of skills they come across are:

      • Programming Or Coding Skills
      • Working With Adobe Photoshop, MS Word, Excel, Microsoft Office, And PowerPoint
      • Artificial Intelligence And Machine Learning Skills
      • Deep Learning Skills
      • Working With Different Types Of Tools And Software
      • Data Analysis
      • Knowledge Of Computer Hardware And Software 
      • Implementing Code Into Computers 
      • Getting Familiar With Latest Computer Technology 
      • Designing And Working With Computer Application
      • Web Designing And Web Development Skills
      • Working With Software Programs
      • Problem-Solving Skills
      • Communication And Teamworking Skills
      • Analytical Skills

  • Which computer field is in high demand?

    • The online computer courses in demand and most preferred by job seekers are: 

      • Data Science
      • Artificial Intelligence 
      • Machine Learning 
      • Cyber Security
      • Big Data Engineering
      • Software Development
      • Cloud Computing
      • Computer Network
      • Python Programs
      • Data Analysis
      • Information Engineering
      • Information Security 
      • Data Analytics
      • Software Engineering

  • Which computer courses offer the highest salary?

    • According to various reliable sources, students who attend the following popular computer courses have the highest chances of becoming highest paid professionals.

      • Data Science Courses
      • Data Analytics Courses
      • Cyber Security And Ethical Hacking Courses
      • Programming Courses
      • Artificial Intelligence And Machine Learning Courses
      • Cloud Computing And Software Development Courses
      • Web Designing And Web Development Courses

  • Computer courses list for job seekers?

    • The top computer courses for job seekers are:

      • Data Science
      • Artificial Intelligence
      • Machine Learning
      • Python Programming
      • Search Engine Optimization (SEO)
      • Cybersecurity
      • Data Analytics
      • Web Designing
      • Software Development 
      • Big Data Engineering 

  • Computer courses list - Duration wise?

    • The computer courses can vary based on their duration. The different types of courses learners can attend are:

      3 Month Courses

      6 Month Courses

      12 Months Courses

      More Than 1 Year

      Tally And Financial Accounting Courses

      Diploma In Software Testing

      Web Designing Courses

      Diploma In Information Technology

      Basic Computer Course

      Diploma In Cyber Security

      Data Science And Data Analytics Courses

      Diploma Or Postgraduate Degree In Software Engineering 

      C and C++ Programming Courses

      Diploma In Computer Application

      Artificial Intelligence And Machine Learning Professional Certifications

      Postgraduate Certification In Cyber Security or Network Security

      Adobe Photoshop And Adobe Illustrator Courses

      Diploma In Search Engine Optimization

      Advanced Programming Courses 

      Software Technology Courses

      AutoCAD And WindowsNT Courses

      Hardware And Networking Courses

      Computer Science Postgraduate Certifications

      Computerized Fashion Designing Courses

      Linux Or Oracle 9i Courses

      VFX And Animation Courses

      Information Technology Courses

      Advanced Software Development And Graphic Designing Courses


  • What are the eligibility criteria for computer courses?

    The eligibility criteria for attending computer courses are:

    • Learners Must Be Intermediate Pass Or Equivalent
    • They Must Hold A Bachelor’s Or A Master’s Degree For Attending It Or Computer Science Courses

  • What is the average fee range for online computer courses?

    The average fee for online computer courses ranges between INR 10,000 to INR 2 lakhs per semester.

  • Are Simplilearn online courses worth it?

    Simplilearn has been regarded as one of the leading online platforms for pursuing beginner-friendly and professional courses. Students seeking comprehensive computer courses can find the best ones on Simplilearn's platform. There are both paid and free computer programming courses and computer technology courses. Students pursuing a course from Simplilearn can effortlessly prepare for the best job roles they wish to work in. 

    Some of the best benefits students enjoy on this platform are:

    • Exposure To Industries
    • Job Assistance And Placement Guarantee
    • Live Online Classes
    • Access To World-Class Education 
    • Course Progress At Your Pace
    • Easily Gain Expertise Over Any Preferred Field
    • Instructor-Led Courses
    • Faculties From Top Global Universities Like Princeton University, CalTech, And Hong Kong University 
    • Our Certificates Add More Value To Your University Certificates And Resume

  • What is the average salary of a computer engineer?

    According to some sources, the average salary of a computer engineer is about USD 75,097. Their salary packages can vary based on the years of experience, but overall, these professionals enjoy a lucrative career. 

  • What are the best career opportunities after completing computer courses?

    The best job opportunities after completing computer courses are:

    • Data Scientists
    • Software Developers Or Software Development Engineer
    • Computer Engineers
    • Computer Systems Analyst
    • Computer Programming Expert
    • Database Administrator
    • Network Security Engineer
    • Ethical Hacker
    • Cyber Security Expert
    • Business Development Manager

  • What is CCC in computer courses?

    The CCC in computer courses stands for 'Courses On Computer Concepts.' This type of certification focuses on computer and information technology and the basics of computer software and hardware. The certification focuses on practical skills and lets students explore programming languages, different uses of computers, technology on computers, and much more. The main focus of this type, of course, is to provide IT literacy.

  • Are computer courses necessary for a data science career?

    Students must acquire a bachelor's degree in computer science to begin a data science career and become professional data scientists in most renowned tech companies. To learn professional skills, students can proceed with professional-level online certification training programs focusing on data science. These courses will help you find a job and create a good impression on your resume.

  • What is the importance of computer courses?

    Computer courses are essential because they provide in-depth knowledge of the fundamental areas of computer science. Without these courses, it will become more challenging for students to adapt to new skills and enter industries. These courses focus on theories and concepts, and the skills professionals require to find a good job.

  • Is computer science a good career path?

    Students interested in knowing more about computers and working with various advanced technologies will find computer science an ideal career choice. The field of computer science has several career scopes and boasts some of the highest-paid professionals.

  • Do computer courses cover programming languages?

    Not all computer courses cover programming languages. There are specific courses for students wanting to master programming languages and code like professionals. They can learn popular languages like Python, R, Java, SQL, JavaScrip, C, and C++ with the help of these courses.

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