Software testers are the IT guardian angels: they develop test plans for software, analyze its performance and stability, detect errors and help avoid them. All to create and maintain quality products.
Our graduates find jobs at renowned companies, i.a. Microsoft, Amazon and Wix. If you don't land one, however - you won't pay a dime.
Mentors and coordinators help you study with Q&A sessions, thorough homework reviews, chats, mock interviews and more.
Your peers will go on to work for many international companies. They'll be the foundation of your global industry network.
Our efforts don't end with you receiving a job offer. We help advance your career during the first three years of employment, too.
Chat with students and mentors
Practice touch typing
...and many more
We believe in our product so implicitly that we're ready to invest in your education and get nothing back, if you don't find a job in tech.
Practice makes perfect, so we conduct regular mock interviews to prime you for the real deal. You're guaranteed to leave a great impression.
We help you get your foot in the door, i.e.: create effective resumes, cover letters and professional social media profiles that speak to recruiters.
Our platform comes with an up-to-date database of local and global vacancies. Some of them are even made available to Mate graduates first.
Mate's coordinators help you evaluate job offers and build salary expectations according to the current market circumstances.
Full-time graduates start paying for their education only after finding a job in tech. It's 12% of their net salary for 36 months. If you don't find a job, there’s no payment at all.
Free until the first job in tech
Thereafter: 12% of net salary for 3 years
In 1 year
In 2 years
QA Engineer & Mentor, The most important formula for success is knowing how to communicate with people
QA Mentor, My dream is to climb Mount Everest
QA Mentor, I like power metal and folk metal
QA Coach, Brave new world
Student coordinator, I love books and communicating with people
Decent English is a must in tech. So, with the help of our language teachers, you'll leverage your proficiency to an Intermediate+ level — for free!
We believe everyone has the right to a world-class education, so they can develop their talents and get a dream job no matter the odds.
Founder of Mate academy, former software developer at Google
Semantically speaking, SQL closely resembles English, so you are in for a swift acquisition. We'll learn to use it with databases, to group, filter, sort and source data at wish.
Introduction to SQL
NULL Value, LIKE, BETWEEN, and IN Statements
ORDER BY, LIMIT, DISTINCT
GROUP BY Statement
We want you to join the other modules of the course more prepared. Familiarizing yourself with the theory and completing the following assignments will not only increase your productivity during the course but also, in the long run, enhance your chances of securing a job in a better company with a higher salary
A thorough introduction to QA, and a giant module. Let's get you acquainted with test plans, types, cases and design, software development and testing lifecycles... among other things 🤐
What is QA
Checklist and Decomposition
Test Design Techniques
Software Development Life Cycle
Software Testing Life Cycle
TestRail & Jira
Terminal is an important tool for any developer, so it's high time for you to exercise basic commands! You'll start using a Git version control system, too.
Command Line Basics
Working With Branches
Working With Remote Repo (GitHub)
Pursuing practice is something worth envying. So, without further ado — let's practice Git and Terminal.
Git and Terminal
Discover the programming language best suited for beginners. We'll kick off with strings, functions, conditionals, loops, arrays and a few more!
Working With Strings
Working With Numbers
Loops in Details
Working With Strings
...and many more currently in demand.
...and over 700 more!
If you want to jumpstart your career in tech, follow the steps below.
Sign up on the platform
Fill out the registration form and course application to access the free module.
Study to solve test tasks
Go through the SQL Basics module and solve test tasks. If you need help studying, join the chat.
Pass an online interview
Demonstrate your motivation, English proficiency and newly acquired knowledge on a video call.
Become a full-time student
Start studying for free until your first salary in tech!
Prime yourself for the full-on course with the free SQL Basics module
Join a built-in student chat and rally the crowd to take on complex issues together
Remaining places in the batch
Full-time course remains free until you get a job in tech. Thereafter, you pay 12% of your net salary for 36 months total — per agreement.
The QA Course takes 3 months.
Both tracks have identical programs and aim: to get you a job. The only two differences lie in schedule and payment form. Full-time courses are free until you get a job in tech. Henceforth, you pay a percentage of your salary, per agreement. The schedule is from 9 am till 6 pm Monday through Friday. Flex courses, on the other hand, offer a fixed price and an instant access to all resources. You study at your own pace with the support of our experts, under the same employment guarantee.
Full-time course candidates go through a selection process to enroll. We ask you to: 1. Sign up, fill out the application form and prepare for the entrance test with our free module. 2. Pass the entrance test. 3. Attend an online interview: we'll discuss your motivation, verify your English proficiency level (intermediate minimum) and ask you to solve a few simple tasks. 4. Sign the contract.
We select the best candidates every 10 days in selection batches. Batches usually fill up weeks ahead, so, to secure your spot, we recommend applying ASAP. Groups start every 2-3 months.
(see Schedule) from 9 am to 6 pm on workdays. It consists of lectures, Q&A and self-study sessions, mock interviews, and a variety of other activities - all 100% online. Due to high intensity, it cannot be combined with studying or work.
9/10 Mate students don't have any experience in tech. But if this doesn't reassure you: our courses cover even the most basic topics, and our team is always ready to provide support!
You can enroll in a full-time course from the age of 16 (with parental consent). Due to its intensity, it will not be possible to combine a full-time course with work or study.
We educate people of all ages, besides: it doesn't matter in tech. And if you worry studying might be too much of a challenge... there's no substance to it! If you stay engaged, you'll graduate the course and find a job in no time :)
Our graduates usually go on to become QA manual testers and engineers.
Per our employment guarantee: if you don't find a job, you won't pay a dime for your time at Mate.
90% of full-time Mate graduates go on to work in the tech industry. As for flex graduates: everyone who wanted to find a job, succeeded.
Our HR specialists assist you in the process. They help you prepare CVs, cover letters and profiles on professional social networks, find relevant vacancies and prepare for interviews.
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