Berlin Coding Bootcamps

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By: The SwitchUp Team
Last Updated: October 22, 2019
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Berlin, Germany’s capital city, is also its largest by both area and population and is the second most populous city in the European Union. When compared to other European cities, Berlin offers a lower cost of living that has attracted startups and established companies to the city. With new startups being founded frequently, the tech industry in Berlin is set to produce hundreds of thousands of new jobs in the coming years. Opportunities in Berlin continue to abound and grow, and if you’re looking to secure a position in Berlin’s tech sector, consider the flexible bootcamp options available in the area. High-rated local bootcamps Ironhack and CareerFoundry offer courses in UI/UX design and web development. Other area programs such as SPICED Academy and Ubiqum Code Academy focus on data science, data analytics, and other subjects.

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1. Le Wagon

Locations: Amsterdam, Bali, Barcelona, Belo Horizonte, Berlin +35 More
Courses: Web Development Course - Full-Time, Web Development Course - Part-Time, Data Science - Full-Time, +1 More
Subjects: CSS, Data Science, Data Structures, HTML, JavaScript +8 More
Available Online
Flexible Classes
Available Online
Flexible Classes

Le Wagon in Berlin delivers the education prospective coders need to launch their new career after a nine-week, full-time or a 24-week, part-time coding bootcamp. Once they graduate, students continue receiving career support through LinkedIn profile reviews and online alumni chat groups.

2. Ironhack

Locations: Online, Amsterdam, Barcelona, Berlin, Lisbon, Madrid +4 More
Courses: Web Development Part-Time, Web Development Bootcamp, UX/UI Design Bootcamp, +4 More
Subjects: Bootstrap, CSS, Cyber Security, Data Analytics, Design Principles +16 More
Available Online
Verified Outcomes
Flexible Classes
Available Online
Verified Outcomes
Flexible Classes

In the Atrium Tower in Berlin, IronHack provides web design and data science bootcamps of nine weeks for full-time and 26 weeks for part-time classes, respectively. IronHack offers a network of several hundred partners as well as hiring fairs for students hoping to find jobs.

3. CareerFoundry

Locations: Online, Berlin
Courses: UX Design, UI Design, Voice User Interface Design, +8 More
Subjects: Angular, API, Big Data, Bootstrap, CSS +30 More
Available Online
Flexible Classes
Job Guarantee
Available Online
Flexible Classes
Job Guarantee

CareerFoundry prepares students for careers as professional designers and developers in immersive courses ranging from 4 to 32 weeks. Students and graduates will receive 1-on-1 mentoring, resume advice, interview practice, and job placement assistance with a 6-month employment guarantee or their money back.

4. Codeworks

4.96/5 (73 Reviews)
Locations: Online, Barcelona, Berlin, London, Toronto
Courses: Software Engineering Immersive, Web Development Immersive, Corporate Training
Subjects: A/B Testing, Algorithms, Angular, AngularJS, CSS +20 More
Available Online
Available Online

Codeworks offers an eight-week bootcamp in web development and a 12-week bootcamp in software construction. The bootcamps are intensive and require a major time commitment, with students engaging in lectures, exercises, and assignments six days a week, 11 hours a day.

5. SPICED Academy

4.61/5 (23 Reviews)
Locations: Berlin
Courses: Full Stack Web Development, Data Science
Subjects: Angular, AngularJS, CSS, Data Science, Data Visualization +13 More

SPICED Academy offers 12-week hands-on courses in both full stack web development and data science. Courses are onsite and full-time, with students focusing on building real-world applications and creating their own portfolios so they can create mobile-friendly web applications upon graduation.

6. Wild Code School

4.86/5 (72 Reviews)
Locations: Online, Amsterdam, Barcelona, Berlin, Biarritz, Bordeaux +13 More
Courses: Full-time Web Developer, Full-time Data Analyst, Part-time Front-End Web Developer, +3 More
Subjects: Coding, Cyber Security, Data Analytics, Data Science, Data Visualization +6 More
Available Online
Flexible Classes
Available Online
Flexible Classes

Berlin’s Wild Code School prepares students for a career in web development in just five months, with no coding experience necessary to apply. Bootcamp graduates receive job placement assistance that includes practice interviews with partner companies, job training, and coaching; the vast majority of graduates are employed within a year.

2021 Best Berlin Bootcamps received an average 4.00 of 5 based on 3106 reviews.

Bootcamp Highlights

Looking for a school with specific qualities? We've awarded merit badges to schools in several key areas:

Available Online

Offer either part-time or immersive courses that are available online. This includes courses that are offered temporarily online due to COVID-19.

Verified Outcomes

Offer a job outcomes report that was independently verified by a third-party auditor.

Flexible Classes

Offer self-paced, part-time, or evening classes.

Job Guarantee

Offer guaranteed job placement after graduation, or the student's tuition is refunded. Visit the official school site for related terms and conditions.

GI Bill

Approved to accept GI Bill funds according to the U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs.

VET TEC Provider

Approved as a VET TEC Provider according to the U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs.

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