Kickstart Your Career with a Cloud Native Nanodegree program from Udacity

Learn how to design, build, deploy, and manage cloud native applications in a matter of months

Apply for a SUSE-sponsored scholarship!

Apply for a Scholarship

Start learning with free access to the first course of the Nanodegree program: Cloud Native Foundations. Access will open exclusively to selected scholarship applicants on June 7th. Get a head start by applying for a scholarship today!

Take the Scholarship Challenge

Select scholarship applicants take the Scholarship Challenge by completing the Cloud Native Foundations course. At completion, scholarship winners will be selected.

Complete the Full Nanodegree

Continue through the curriculum and earn a Cloud Native Application Architecture Nanodegree certificate. Scholarship winners advance through the program at no cost.


SUSE has partnered with Udacity to provide premier cloud native education to:

  • empower aspiring practitioners
  • simplify and accelerate corporate upskilling, and
  • address industry-wide talent shortages.

Featuring expert instruction that leverages 100% free and open source technologies, this program opens a clear path for individuals and organizations to rapidly acquire the knowledge and skills needed to successfully deliver cloud native applications.

Get the Cloud Native Skills You Need

This program includes:

  • a freely available online learning course, Cloud Native Foundations, that introduces basic skills needed to develop and deploy cloud native applications.

  • a full online Nanodegree program, Cloud Native Application Architecture, that imparts additional practical skills needed to build, secure, deliver, and monitor cloud native applications. The Nanodegree curriculum comprises four courses and a capstone project that provides evidence of valuable and marketable skills.

  • support and extended learning opportunities

  • scholarships that will enable select learners to access the Nanodegree curriculum at no cost.