What is Nokia Academy?

The Nokia Academy is a series of intensive, free-of-charge pieces of training and workshops conducted by specialists from our company.  In the frames of the Nokia Academy, there are two profiles implemented: software testing and C++ programming. The main goal of our initiative is to give participants the opportunity to develop the set of skills necessary for the role of software tester or C++ developer, in the perspective of future Nokia employment a further professional development path.

Over the course of 2 months, you’ll learn fast and gain knowledge that will allow you to start your professional journey in the IT area (software testing/C++ programming). That means, that the best of you, who finish the last phase of Nokia Academy will receive a job offer from us and will have the opportunity to further develop and gain work experience at Nokia.

The lectures and workshops are held daily, e.g.: from Monday till Friday (4:30 PM till 6:30 PM) and are conducted online in Polish language.

Nokia Academy will be divided into three phases, each of which will last 2-3 weeks:

  1. Approximately 120 students with the best results in the entrance exam will be invited to phase 1;
  2. about 60 participants with the best results in the exams and additional activities planned in phase 2 will be invited to phase 2;
  3. To the last, 3rd phase about 40 participants will be invited.

Who is the Nokia Academy for?

This project is dedicated to ambitious and fast-learning candidates who want to gain more knowledge from the software testing or C++ programming area and continue their professional career at Nokia after the program.

Our requirements:

In frames of Nokia Academy, there are two different roles, and by applying to the program you need to decide which role you are applying for:  

  • Software Tester – requires at least basic knowledge from one of the mentioned areas, e.g.: Linux, script language, telecommunication, TCP/IP network, testing methodologies
  • C++ Developerrequires fundamental knowledge of C++ programming, and the knowledge of Linux, telecommunication, mathematics, and algorithmics, completed courses and pieces of training in C++ will be an asset.

In addition, regardless of the profile you are applying for, we require:

  • your own computer connected to the Internet (online lectures and workshops)
  • at least secondary education
  • free communication in English, min. level of B1/B2
  • your current place of residence is located in Poland

What do we offer?

  • an intensive cycle of training in software testing or C++ programming;
  • over two months of remote lectures and practical classes;
  • the care of qualified trainers who are also practitioners;
  • original training program;
  • job offers for the best candidates.


To submit an application, please apply to the profile you are interested in via our website:

Upcoming Nokia Academy 19 in a nutshell:

  1. July 1 – 24, 2022 – Nokia Academy Recruitment
  2. 25 – 28 July 2022. – review of applications received and confirmation sent to qualified participants
  3. 29 July 2022. – Introductory lecture for qualified participants
  4. August 1, 2022 – preliminary lecture test, which will be a pass to the program
  5. 2 – 4 August 2022. – feedback with test results and decision on admission to the program
  6. 5 August 2022. – Nokia Academy 19 kick-off meeting (online)
  7. 8 August – 19 October 2022. – Nokia Academy 19 classes

October – December 2022. – for the best participants among the 19th Nokia Academy

If you have any question regarding Nokia Academy program, please contact us: [email protected]

Nokia Academy is also organized by Technology Center in Krakow. More information can be found here: https://en.nokiakrakow.pl/join-us/nokia-academy/