Unblock your product development career

Get work-ready software product development experience to learn core backend engineering skills, and land the best tech jobs in India.
What you get

Platform to boost your career
Real product development experience
Job opportunities in the best of tech
What you will build

Developer Foundations [4 weeks]
QBox
Setup a secure file-sharing service to transfer and backup files.
Concepts:
Linux, OS/Networking, Scripting
QMoney
Build a solution for portfolio managers to visualize stock performance.
Concepts:
Java, OOPs, Developer Tools & Practices
Product Development [8 weeks]
QEats
Build a scalable web backend for a food-ordering app to browse and place orders from nearby restaurants.

Concepts:
MVCS, REST APIs, Java, SpringBoot, ODM, Unit Testing, Mocking, MongoDB
System design
Develop your aptitude to think and break down complex problems and the tech products that solve them.
Concepts:
LLD (API design, Database entities), HLD
Build outs
Put your new skills to practice. Build a functional product from scratch within a short course of time.
Concepts:
REST APIs, Developer Best Practices, Spring Boot
Problem Solving, Applied DS and Algorithms [8 weeks]
Interview prep, Mock assessments, Mock interviews
Start with a variety of approaches to solve Array problems including sliding windows, two-pointers and grids. Proceed to a comprehensive selection of problems in Linked Lists and Hashes. Finish the basic track with Recursion and Graph Search. Got more appetite? The advanced covers Dynamic Programming, Greedy algorithms, Tries and more.

Crio’s recommended problem-solving methodology helps you structure your thought process and (significantly) improve your chances of solving unseen problems. The rigorous practice routine, coupled with timed mock assessments and mock interviews ensures that you are on top of your game in an optimal amount of time.
Concepts:
All key data structures and algorithms, Crio methodology to approach PS/DS problems
How this works

20 week online
program (Remote)
Spend 15 hours
a week
Stuck? Use Crio
forum for help
Get guidance from
Crio Tech Leads
The program is open only for working professionals with up to 3 years of industry experience

Selection process

1
Submit a detailed
application
2
Complete a
coding challenge
3
Participate in
Crio Tryouts
Flexible payment plans to deliver maximum personalized value

Postpaid

₹ 9,999 (inclusive of GST)
Upfront as registration fee

15% of salary for 18 months capped at
₹ 2,00,000+GST after you get a new job

If you do not land a job paying more than your Minimum Guaranteed CTC within a year, we will refund your registration fee back.

Prepaid with guarantee

₹ 1,25,000 + GST
Upfront

Pay us ₹ 1,25,000 + GST at the start of the program. If you do not land a job paying more than your Minimum Guaranteed CTC within a year, we will refund your money.

No cost EMI options available via our partners.
What is the Minimum Guaranteed CTC?
Highlights

Scholarships
Candidates who perform exceedingly well in our selection process will be awarded a scholarship of up to 25% of the program fee


Pay once you are sure
The program is free for the first two weeks. If you decide to continue after the first two weeks, a formal contract will be sent to you to sign, and the first payment will have to be made (₹ 9999 + GST in case of Postpaid, and ₹ 1,25,000 + GST in case of Prepaid)
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FAQs

  • Who is eligible for Crio Accelerate Program?

    Crio Accelerate Program is open to working professionals with 0-3 years of industry experience.

  • What is the Minimum Guaranteed CTC?

    Minimum Guaranteed CTC is the minimum salary you will earn once you get hired after joining Crio Accelerate. This is determined based on your performance in our selection process i.e. the quality of your application, your performance in the Coding Challenge, and your performance in Crio Tryouts.

  • What is the duration of this program?

    20 weeks.

  • Is this an online program?

    Yes.

  • How does the program work?

    Crio Accelerate is a self-driven program. It is centered around building real products to learn key concepts in tech. The experience emulates learning while developing products or solving challenging problems in a real work environment.

    You will have to spend 15 hours a week to keep pace with the milestones structured in the program.

    Crio Tech Leads will be available during fixed hours to guide you through the program.

  • Are there any live sessions?

    Yes. There are multiple live sessions with Crio tech leads to help you navigate through the program. Also, there are live sessions with industry experts and entrepreneurs.

  • What if I miss any live session?

    All live sessions are recorded and you will have access to the recordings after the session is completed.

  • Are the timings flexible during the program?

    Crio Tech Leads will be available during late evenings every day. You are expected to spend 15 hours a week (for 20 weeks) to achieve the program goals. You can distribute the 15 hours across the week according to your work schedule without missing the program goals.

  • Will I get a certificate at the end of the program?

    Yes, you will receive a Crio Accelerate Program completion certificate along with a verified GitHub page. The GitHub page will be a personalized profile to showcase the details of the work you completed in the program.

  • What can we expect from the Coding Challenge in the selection process?

    The Coding Challenge will test your ability to convert logic to code in the language of your choice. The Challenge contains 3 problems that have to be solved within 120 minutes.

  • What can we expect from Crio Tryouts in the selection process?

    In Crio Tryouts, you will complete a mini-project which will test your technical skills as well as your determination to work outside your comfort zone. You will build a small product feature with guidance on our learning platform.

  • How do I secure a scholarship to attend the Crio Accelerate Program?

    Scholarships are determined based on your performance in the selection process i.e. the quality of your application, your performance in the Coding Challenge, and your performance in Crio Tryouts.

    Scholarships of up to 25% of the program fee are granted to deserving candidates.

  • Which companies will I be referred to on completing the Crio Accelerate Program?

    CRED, Vogo, Udaan, Groww, Jumbotail, etc. to name a few.

  • Is there any fixed number of companies that I will be referred to?

    No. We will refer you till you find an opportunity that meets the Minimum Guaranteed CTC.

  • What happens when I am referred to a company that I don't prefer?

    We will work closely with you towards the end of the program to mutually align on the companies you get referred to.

  • When will I start getting referred to companies?

    The process of referrals will start after you complete 75% of the program.

  • I do not want to switch my organization. How can this program help me?

    Crio Accelerate is an experiential learning program that helps you become a well-rounded product developer. We have had developers in the past who participated in our program to strengthen their skills and grow in their current organization. If you are not looking to switch your organization, you can choose the prepaid option and participate in our program, for the learning experience.

  • In the Postpaid plan, 15% is based on the Base Salary or CTC?

    The payment is 15% of the Base Salary. You have to pay this amount only if you get a job paying the Minimum Guaranteed CTC or higher.

  • What if I chose the Postpaid plan and don't get a job offer?

    You only pay us if you secure a job. In the unlikely case that you don't secure a job (for any reason), we will refund your registration fee.

  • What if I decide to leave in the middle of the program?

    The program is free (as a trial) only for the first two weeks. If you continue to participate in the program after the first two weeks, you are liable to pay.

  • Does my Postpaid fee increase as my salary grows?

    No. Your salary hikes do not affect your monthly Postpaid fees. The monthly fee is set at 15% of your base salary at the time of joining.

  • What if I find a job outside of your partner companies on my own that offers a salary higher than the Minimum Guarantee CTC? Will I be liable to pay the program fees?

    Yes, you will be liable to pay the program fee in this case. Crio Accelerate Program focuses on improving your skills and ensuring you get an offer higher than the Minimum Guarantee CTC. Payments are in sync with our mutual success, which is measured by you getting the Minimum Guarantee CTC.

  • What if I joined a company I was referred to, but quit before 18-months?

    You are liable to pay when you get placed above the Minimum Guaranteed CTC, irrespective of the next steps you take. Note that there will be no change in your monthly payments regardless of the next steps you take after you quit.

  • If I get a job, but I decide not to join at the last moment, because of the location or job profile, and retain my previous job, would I be liable to pay the program fees?

    You are liable to pay when you get placed above the Minimum Guaranteed CTC, irrespective of the next steps you take.

  • If the company I was referred to faces issues and I have to leave, do I still have to pay for the remainder of the Income Share Agreement contract?

    Yes, it would not affect the payment plan. However, we will help you find a new and better job immediately.

  • What if I don’t get a job by the end of the program?

    We will keep referring you for a year from the program start date. If you still do not find a job, paying more than Minimum Guaranteed CTC, you are not liable to pay.

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