Google has launched a program to offer Android Nanodegrees in India in partnership with Udacity. The Android Nanodegree is an education credential that is designed to help developers learn new skills and advance their careers in a few months from anywhere on any device at their own pace.
As a part of the program Google and Tata Trusts will offer 1,000 scholarships for the Android Nanodegree.
The Udacity Android Nanodegree program comprises of courses developed and taught by expert Google instructors from the Google Developer Relations team and will include project reviews, mentorship and career services from Udacity.
The Udacity Android Nanodegree program is open for enrollment right now. The program takes an average of 6-9 months and costs Rs. 9,800 per month with Udacity refunding 50 percent of the tuition upon completion.
Google will also host a career summit for thirty of the top graduates from the Android Nanodegree program in Bangalore by end of this year.