Makers Academy

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    Like Oxbridge meets the Royal Marines, but for people who want to learn to code, Makers Academy is a highly-selective, 12 week, full-time program that teaches web development. Our applicants are usually entrepreneurs who want to be their own tech-cofounder, people looking to change careers, freelancers looking to diversify their skill-set or people that are simply passionate about learning to code. We have a new cohort starting every 6 weeks.
    HQLondon, GB
    Employee Ratings4.8

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    Employees (est.) (Oct 2019)243(+4%)

    Key People/Management at Makers Academy

    Evgeny Shadchnev

    Evgeny Shadchnev

    Co-Founder and CEO
    Ruben Kostucki

    Ruben Kostucki

    Jordan Poulton

    Jordan Poulton

    Director of Sales & Marketing
    Rob Johnson

    Rob Johnson

    Cofounder / Advisor / Board Member
    Will Bentinck

    Will Bentinck

    Head of Careers
    Arfah Farooq

    Arfah Farooq

    Head of Marketing
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    Makers Academy Office Locations

    Makers Academy has offices in London and Greater London
    London, GB (HQ)
    50 Commercial St
    Greater London, GB
    50 Commercial St
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    Makers Academy Financials and Metrics

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    Makers Academy Online and Social Media Presence

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    How to write inclusive job ads

    Finding the best candidates often starts with publicising a role in the strongest possible lightWhen searching for a new addition to your team, it’s worth thinking about whether or not your job ad is stretching as far as it can. Language, format, and tone are incredibly important and we’ve seen how …

    How I Went from Acting Onstage to Data Engineer

    Rupert Adams shares his story of leaving theatre and retraining as a software developerPhoto by Rob Laughter on Unsplash“If you are embarrassed by aspects of your past, don’t worry — we all are! You are the architect of your own story and I promise you that if you take a step back and look at your j…

    Happy Ada Lovelace Day

    On the second Tuesday of every October, the world celebrates the first computer programmer, who happened to be a womanAda Lovelace Day celebrates the achievements of women in STEM careers (science, technology, engineering, mathematics) around the world. It was created in memory of the first computer…

    Speak Up & Get Paid: She Made It

    We learned about salary negotiation during the latest edition of our event series for womenPhoto by Sarah Pflug from BurstWhether you’re doing what you love or working to pay the bills, working women want to be heard and get paid. For the third event in our She Made It series (“Be heard. Get paid”) …

    What’s the point of university?

    Main Reading Room in the Library of Emmanuel College, Cambridge UniversityLooking back before a new beginningAs I embark on a new career as a software developer, I have been reflecting on the value of the university courses I have taken. My last period of teacher-directed education was over two deca…

    Finding your pairing prep hard? No need to freak out

    Using Google to help you isn’t cheating — it will only help you to learn and develop your coding skills furtherHi budding coder — my name’s Rachael and I’m an Admissions Manager here at Makers.I wanted to talk to you about what I often hear during the application process or during a pairing sessions…
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    Makers Academy Frequently Asked Questions

    • When was Makers Academy founded?

      Makers Academy was founded in 2012.

    • Who are Makers Academy key executives?

      Makers Academy's key executives are Evgeny Shadchnev, Ruben Kostucki and Jordan Poulton.

    • How many employees does Makers Academy have?

      Makers Academy has 243 employees.

    • Who are Makers Academy competitors?

      Competitors of Makers Academy include Bloc, DevPoint Labs and Galvanize.

    • Where is Makers Academy headquarters?

      Makers Academy headquarters is located at 50 Commercial St, London.

    • Where are Makers Academy offices?

      Makers Academy has offices in London and Greater London.

    • How many offices does Makers Academy have?

      Makers Academy has 2 offices.