Do you love solving problems? Do you see challenges as exciting opportunities?
WeThinkCode_ is a revolutionary coding academy in Johannesburg. It is a tuition-free course that is 100% sponsored by companies looking for world-class computer programming skills. It is open to all. To apply, you don’t need matric or any other diploma, you only need the problem solving mind of a computer
Do you love solving problems? Are you passionate about technology? Do you need experience to land your dream job in IT? You might have the potential to become a world class software engineer.
WeThinkCode is a revolutionary coding academy in Johannesburg. It is a tuition-free course that is 100% sponsored by companies such as FNB, Dimension Data, BBD and Derivo, which will also provide internship and job opportunities to deserving students.
No classes, no teachers and no tuition. You work in groups with your fellow students to solve problems and have full access to campus in the Johannesburg CBD (7 days a week). There is open access to information from various sources, and you learn how to filter, compare and use relevant data in order to solve problems. Just like the learning process is peer-oriented, students also evaluate each other’s work and help set the problems.
WeThinkCode_ is open to anyone between the age of 17 and 35. You don’t need any previous education, not even matric is required. You need to able to attend our campus in Johannesburg and be eligible to study and/or work in South Africa. We believe that regardless of your previous education, where you grew up, what you know or what you have done, you could be #BornToCode!
Is there any further financial assistance available?
Qualifying students will receive a stipend to cover transport and food until their first paid internship (approximately 8 months into the course). Students are expected to save up whereafter they will be fully responsible for themselves for the duration of the course.
How to apply
If you would like to be part of the first class of 2017,