• Learning Format Self-Paced Learning

Why Join this Program

IIT Kanpur Advantage

IIT Kanpur Advantage

Live masterclasses from IIT Kanpur faculty and certificate from E&ICT Academy, IIT Kanpur 

Immersive Learning

Immersive Learning

Gain practical experience with 30+ hands-on projects and 20+ tools and cloud services

Integrated Labs

Integrated Labs

Sharpen your skills in sandboxed Cloud + DevOps labs

Job Assistance

Job Assistance

Build your professional profile with resume assistance, interview preparation, and more


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Cloud Computing and DevOps Course Overview

Become an expert with this Professional Certificate Program in Cloud Computing and DevOps in collaboration with E and ICT Academy, IIT Kanpur. Master deploying reliable Microsoft Azure and AWS applications with theoretical and practical learning through self-paced videos, live virtual classes, interactive labs, and peer collaboration.

Post Graduate Program Advantage

This program integrates E&ICT Academy, IIT Kanpur's academic excellence in Cloud and DevOps. Acquire expertise in AWS & Azure, focusing on DevOps, and demonstrate skills through real-world projects.

  • Program Certificate

    Program Benefits

    • Program certificate directly issued by E&ICT Academy, IIT Kanpur within 90 days of your cohort end date
    • Master AWS Solutions Architecture & MS Certified Azure Admin to design & manage cloud infrastructure proficiently
    • Develop proficiency in DevOps on cloud, enhance your ability to deploy, automate, and manage cloud-based applications
  • MS Azure Certificate

    Microsoft Collaboration

    • Get an official course completion badge/certificate hosted on the Microsoft Learn portal
    • Acquire an official Microsoft course completion transcript

Cloud and DevOps Course Details

This program leverages E and ICT Academy, IIT Kanpur's academic excellence in Cloud and DevOps technologies. Acquire expertise in leading cloud platforms like AWS and Microsoft Azure, with a focus on DevOps, and demonstrate your abilities with hands-on, real-world projects

Learning Path

    • Get started with the Professional Certificate Program in Cloud Computing & DevOps with E & ICT Academy, IIT Kanpur.

    • Explore everything about this unique program covering the program's structure, curriculum, and learning outcomes. 

    • Understand what lies ahead and how this program can propel you toward your professional goals.

  • Attend this foundation course at your own pace to dive deep into the basics of AWS and Azure. This optional course will help you establish a strong foundation in AWS and Azure Cloud, which will serve as a benchmark for your upcoming courses.

    • Design, plan, and scale AWS implementations with cloud computing services.

    • Incorporates Amazon's recommended best practices for a comprehensive cloud computing learning experience.

    • The course includes an introduction to AWS, core concepts, computing features, storage services, networking and content delivery, databases, security, serverless and application services, monitoring and automation, and container service.

    • Understand the principles and benefits of DevOps and the limitations of traditional approaches.

    • Explore DevOps architecture, lifecycles, and hands-on practices leveraging essential tools such as Jenkins, GitHub Actions, and version control systems.

  • Learn to manage and automate infrastructure with Ansible and Terraform to ensure efficiency and scalability. Write Ansible playbooks/roles, create Terraform configurations/modules, and hands-on labs with real-world scenarios. Learn to work with Terraform remote state/workspaces and integrate Ansible and Terraform in CI/CD pipelines.

  • Learn Docker basics, including architecture, images, and registries. Understand Docker networking and orchestration with Swarm and Kubernetes. Explore Docker storage, microservices, and security best practices.

    • Learn the basics of architecture, container runtime, and critical components like Kubelets.

    • Develop deployment strategies, workload scaling, self-healing pods, and application configuration.

    • Explore networking models, services, load balancing, security measures like RBAC, and network policies.

    • Understand core concepts of Monitoring

    •  Learn to set up Prometheus for metrics management

    • This DevOps on AWS course will enhance your understanding of DevOps and AWS. 

    • Develop advanced skills in CodeBuild, CodeDeploy, and CodePipeline for continuous delivery and integration.

    •  Streamline development processes and deploy applications on AWS.

    • Explore subscription and identity management, security, and infrastructure administration.

    • Dive into virtual networking configuration, on-premises connections, and network traffic management.

    • Implement storage solutions, create and scale virtual machines, deploy web apps and containers, and ensure effective data backup and solution monitoring.

    • This capstone project will allow you to implement the skills learned throughout this training. 

    • Dedicated mentoring sessions will teach you how to solve real-world, industry-aligned problems.

    • The project is the final step in the learning path and will enable you to showcase your expertise to future employers.

    • Attend online interactive cloud computing training classes conducted by professors from E & ICT Academy, IIT Kanpur.

    • Gain insights about advancements in cloud computing and why it has become essential for any organization to understand, implement, and invest in cloud computing and DevOps skills to scale up.

    • Attend live Gen AI masterclasses & learn how you can leverage it to streamline workflows and enhance efficiency
    • These cutting-edge masterclasses are conducted by industry experts, where you delve deep into AI-powered creativity, understanding various concepts & topics related to generative AI.

Skills Covered

  • Application Migration
  • Cloud Workloads
  • Database Management
  • MultiCloud Deployment
  • Disaster Recovery
  • Identity Access Management
  • Continuous Integration
  • Continuous Delivery
  • Version Control Systems
  • Infrastructure as Code
  • Autoscaling
  • Web Services and APIs
  • Containerization
  • Orchestration
  • Monitoring
  • Infrastructure Provisioning
  • Microservices
  • Configuration Management
  • Storage Services
  • Performance Testing
  • Cloud Provider Selection

Tools Covered

amazon ec2amazon ecsapp servicesaws lambdaazure container serviceazure functionselastic beanstalkamazon dynamo dbamazon rdsazure cosmos dbazure SQL databaseaws cloud formationaws cloudwatchJenkinsANSIBLETerraformDocker FSDazure resource manageraws IAMazure key vaultazure security centeramazon route 53amazon s3azure dnsamazon efsamazon elastic block storageazure block blobGIT FSDGitLabMavenkubernetesPrometheus

Program Advisors

  • Suvendu Naskar

    Suvendu Naskar

    Faculty Advisor

    Assistant Professor at IIT Kanpur with 10+ years experience. Prof. Suvendu served on the IT Committee at IIM Kozhikode (2005-2007) and was a visiting professor at IIFT Kolkata (Dec 2021-Feb 2022). He has published papers on emerging technologies and excels in strategic decision-making.


Industry Trends

The demand for Cloud Computing and DevOps experts is rising rapidly, with a 23.1% YoY increase last year. Professionals in these fields also benefit from a positive career outlook, reflected in a 42% turnover rate.

Job Icon100K+

Cloud and DevOps Job Roles Available Worldwide

Source: Gartner
Job Icon20% CAGR

Growing annually through 2030

Source: Fortune Business
Job Icon₹7L - ₹20L

Average annual salary

Source: Glassdoor

Batch Profile

This Cloud and DevOps course caters to professionals from diverse industries, enriching class discussions and interactions with a variety of perspectives and experiences.

  • The class consists of learners from excellent organizations and diverse industries
    Information Technology - 38%Software Product - 32%Banking - 9%Telecommunications - 7%Others - 14%
    American Express

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 within 1-2 weeks

Eligibility Criteria

For admission to this Cloud Computing + DevOps certification program, candidates:

Are not required to have prior work experience
A bachelor's degree with an average of 50% or higher marks
May have a non-programming background

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Program Benefits

  • Completion certificate from E&ICT Academy, IIT Kanpur
  • Rigorous curriculum designed by industry experts
  • Live & self-paced learning content for better engagement
  • Integrated sandboxed labs & 20+ practice tools
  • Masterclasses delivered by distinguished IIT Kanpur faculty

Cloud and DevOps Course FAQs

  • Why should I take a Cloud DevOps course?

    Careers in cloud computing are abundant for those interested in getting started or looking to upgrade their certification(s). Our Cloud Computing & DevOps Certificate Program can help you check all those boxes and advance your career.

  • What is a Cloud Computing and DevOps professional certification?

    Cloud Computing and DevOps certifications validate your skills and demonstrate that you have a working knowledge of essential cloud concepts, tools, and techniques. Our Cloud Computing & DevOps Professional Certificate Program will prepare you to take certification exams offered by  AWS, Azure, and GCP.

  • What does a cloud devops engineer do?

    Cloud Devops engineers are niche professionals who handle the end-to-end development lifecycle of cloud applications. They are responsible for all the prior-mentioned tasks and additionally handle the automation, build, testing, and deployment, as well as ensuring availability, reliability, performance, security, and compliance in the cloud environment. For instance, a cloud devops engineer must be adept at using cloud APIs and SDKs in the build phase and cloud CLI and console while monitoring and managing applications. Additionally, a cloud devops engineer must be able to implement scaling strategies, backup, recovery, and disaster recovery for the cloud environment when managing operations.

  • Where can I start learning about Cloud Computing and DevOps?

    Many resources are available to understand and implement cloud computing concepts and techniques. There are online tutorials, books, self-paced online courses, and instructor-led virtual classes in online Cloud & DevOps certificate programs that can help you learn cloud computing basics.

  • Is the Cloud Computing and DevOps course easy to learn?

    Cloud computing can be challenging to grasp, even for those with a technical background. Our Cloud Computing & DevOps Certificate Program will make it easier for you to comprehend the basics of cloud computing with an interactive learning environment.

  • What skills are needed to pass the Professional Certificate Program in Cloud Computing and DevOps?

    Cloud computing involves many concepts and techniques that require extensive training. Some of the important skills required to earn a cloud computing certification are an understanding of cloud service provider options, operating systems, networking, virtualization, cloud storage, cloud security, programming languages like Python or Java, and serverless computing.

  • Which organization offers certification training on Cloud Computing & DevOps standards?

    Leading cloud computing platforms such as AWS, Azure, and GCP provide comprehensive training programs and study materials to support exam certification preparation.

  • What jobs are available in cloud computing?

    There are many positions in the booming field of cloud computing, such as cloud engineer, developer, administrator, consultant, and solutions architect. Job portals often use different terminology when listing cloud-related positions, and cloud jobs may be categorized based on specific vendors. Examples of these categorizations include AWS Certified Solutions Architect, Google Associate Cloud Engineer, and Azure Administrator.

  • Does DevOps cloud computing require coding experience?

    While coding experience is an important skill for cloud professionals, our Cloud Computing & DevOps Certificate Program does not require prior coding knowledge.

  • Why should I enroll in this Cloud Computing and DevOps course by E&ICT Academy, IIT Kanpur?

    Enrolling in the Cloud Computing and DevOps course by E&ICT Academy, IIT Kanpur offers numerous benefits. You can access expert-led instruction, cutting-edge curriculum, hands-on projects, and a prestigious certification from one of India's top technical institutions. Moreover, the course offers assistance in preparing for interviews and preparing the learners’ resumes in a way that makes them stand out amongst competitors.

  • What types of projects will I be working on while enrolled in E&ICT Academy, IIT Kanpur’s Cloud Computing and DevOps program?

    Throughout the program, you will work on a variety of real-world case studies and capstone projects, allowing you to apply your cloud computing and DevOps skills in practical scenarios. Some of the projects you will be involved in are implementing Azure IaaS, using Azure portal to implement security and PaaS services, Azure Functions, automating workloads with ARM Templates, migrating a SQL server database to MySQL Using AWS DMS, etc. These projects will provide valuable hands-on experience and enhance your problem-solving abilities.

  • How do Cloud Computing and DevOps contribute to the evolution of online learning platforms?

    Cloud Computing and DevOps have significantly contributed to the evolution of online learning platforms. These technologies enable scalable infrastructure, efficient deployment processes, and automated operations, ensuring reliable and accessible online education experiences for learners worldwide. By leveraging cloud computing and DevOps practices, online learning platforms can enhance performance, reliability, and scalability while delivering seamless user experiences.

  • What will be the career path after completing the Cloud Computing and DevOps Course?

    Several career paths are open to professionals with DevOps certification in both large and small DevOps enterprises. The DevOps career path usually involves the following job titles:

    • DevOps Engineer

    • Reliability Engineer

    • Product Manager

    • Build Engineer

    • Release Manager

    • Data Analyst

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