Misk Academy, General Assembly

  • Location: Riyadh, Location TBD

  • Programming Dates / Durations:

    ● User Experience Design Accelerator (Sun-Thursday): October 28 - November 8, 2018
    ● Data Science, Part-Time Evening Class (Sun/Tues): October 14 - December 18, 2018
    ● Data Analytics, Part-Time Evening Class (Mon/Wed) : October 15 - December 19, 2018
    ● Data Science Immersive (Sunday-Thursday): November 11, 2018 - February, 7, 2019
    ● Web Development Immersive (Sun-Thursday): November 11, 2018 - February, 7, 2019

About the Initiative

Misk Academy (part of the Misk Foundation) in partnership with General Assembly is launching a bold initiative to build Saudi Arabia’s workforce of the future through robust training in coding, data, design, digital marketing and product management.

 

This autumn, MiSK Academy programming will offer training in Data Analytics, Data Science, Web Development, and User Experience Design.

Eligibility, Autumn 2018

General Qualifications

  • Saudi National
  • Excellent spoken and written English proficiency
  • Have a laptop that can be brought to class
  • Pass the admissions process (varies depending on program)

 

Program-Specific Qualifications

  • Immersive programs
    • Commitment to 40 hours/week of in-person learning, over 10 or 12 weeks (dependent on course)
    • Commitment to 40 hours of online learning before the course starts
  • Accelerator programs
    • Commitment to 40 hours/week of in-person learning, over 1 or 2 weeks (dependent on course)
    • Commitment to 40 hours of online learning before the course starts
  • Part-time programs
    • Commitment to 4-6 hours/week of in-person learning, over 10 weeks
    • Commitment to 6-10 hours of online learning before the course starts

Courses Details, Autumn 2018

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Web Development Immersive

Application Deadline
  • Applications Close August 25
Course Dates / Times
  • Sunday, September 30 - Thursday, December 20, 2018
  • Sunday - Thursday
  • 9am - 5pm
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User Experience Design Accelerator

Application Deadline
  • Applications Close September 28
Course Dates / Times
  • Sunday, October 28 - Thursday, November 8, 2018
  • Sunday - Thursday
  • 9am - 5pm
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Data Science Immersive


Application Deadline
  • Applications Close September 20
Course Dates / Times
  • Sunday, November 11, 2018 - Sunday, February, 7, 2019
  • Sunday - Thursday
  • 9am - 5pm
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Web Development Immersive #2

Application Deadline
  • Applications Close September 27
Course Dates / Times
  • Sunday, November 11, 2018 - Thursday, February 7, 2019
  • Sunday - Thursday
  • 9am - 5pm
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Data Analytics
Part-Time

Application Deadline
  • Applications Close September 13
Course Dates / Times
  • Monday October 15 - Wednesday December 19, 2018
  • Monday & Wednesday
  • 6pm-9pm
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Data Science
Part-Time

Application Deadline
  • Applications Close September 13
Course Dates / Times
  • Sunday, October 14 - Tuesday, December 18, 2018
  • Sunday & Tuesday
  • 6pm-9pm
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More Classes in Coding, Design, Data, Marketing, Business: Spring 2019

Learn More

Let us know a bit more about you, and a member of the General Assembly Admissions Team will reach out to you to discuss the MiSK Academy course offerings and your goals. We will also share a syllabus.