Cloud Computing

Cloud Computing

With the global public cloud market projected to reach $482 billion in 2022, and Canadian spending on cloud software and cloud infrastructure expected to almost double between 2019 and 2023, it's no surprise that industry surveys rank cloud computing skills as a top five hard skill. 

Vancouver, a technology hub, as well as the rest of BC, are witnessing significant growth in cloud computing jobs, but organizations are having trouble filling these roles. 

Our cloud computing courses and programs are designed to provide several pathways to meet student and employer needs, and offer a unique BC perspective.  Gain both the business and technical skills to help you successfully adopt, implement, deploy and manage cloud applications and initiatives in your organization. 

Earn a UBC Micro-certificate in Cloud Transformation and Technology Infrastructure Strategy — a playbook for cloud transformation. Take a deeper dive into the world of Artificial Intelligence in cloud services to earn a UBC Micro-certificate in Artificial Intelligence Cloud Solutions Strategy.  Or take an AWS Academy-authored course and come away prepared to pursue an in-demand cloud certification.  Use this table to compare these programs to find the one that best suits your professional and career growth.

The UBC Certificate in Cloud and Technology Transformation consists of six courses.  It is built on two existing micro-certificates.  To complete the certificate, learners choose from one of two optional pathways. 

Courses and Programs



Artificial Intelligence Cloud Solutions Strategy

UBC Micro-certificate Program
Take a deep dive into the world of Artificial Intelligence (AI) in cloud services and learn how it can give your organization a competitive edge by using automation, not only to manage data but, to improve workflows, customer service, cost-savings and systems management. LEARN MORE

Cloud and Technology Transformation

UBC Certificate Program
The UBC Certificate in Cloud and Technology Transformation is a part-time technical and business-oriented certificate that equips learners with the key competencies to create and lead a cloud transformation strategy that drives organizational change. LEARN MORE

Cloud Transformation and Technology Infrastructure Strategy

UBC Micro-certificate Program
This part-time technical and business-oriented program provides you a cloud transformation playbook, and the ability to critically review your technology implementation. LEARN MORE