VMware IT Academy enables instructors at academic institutions to deliver authorized VMware courses in a variety of settings.

An annual subscription fee at an approved institution enables qualifying faculty and students worldwide to gain easy access to cutting-edge virtualization technology, courses and resources.

The program provides software for personal use, whether as part of STEAM classes, in research projects, or for gaining hands-on experience with VMware products. Participating departments are responsible for covering the program's operational cost through an annual subscription fee to their students.

Pricing:

  • Departmental Subscripcion: $330 USD for 205 users.
  • Departmental Subscripcion: $505 USD for 405 users.
  • Departmental Subscription: 406+ users at dynamic price.

If you have questions or need additional support please contact us at itacademy@vmware.com

If you need help on how to apply to the program please follow these steps: D2L # 1 How to Apply to the Program - YouTube

General Eligibility

Included Courses and Software

Free Micro-courses

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Cloud and Virtualization Concepts

Network Virtualization Concepts

Cloud and Virtualization Concepts

Core Technical Skills Courses

Entry-level technical certifications aligned to the new VMware Certified Technical Associate suite of certifications.

Length:
15 - 20hours

Delivery Method:
Instructor-Led, Self-Paced

Software Associated:
vSphere,Workstation, Fusion, vSAN, NSX, vRealize, Horizon

Academic vSphere Install, Configure, Manage

Academic version of vSphere ICM plus 20 hours of Introduction to vSan and NSX

Length:
40-60 hours, spread evenly over 4 weeks

Delivery Method:
Instructor Led

Software Associated:
vSphere, vMotion, vCenter, ESXi

Language:
Engish, French, Spanish

Academic VMware vSphere: Optimize and Scale

Teaches advanced skills for configuring and maintaining a highly available and scalable virtual infrastructure.

Length:
40-60 hours, spread evenly over 4 weeks

Delivery Method:
Instructor Led

Software Associated:
vSphere, vMotion, vCenter, ESXi

Language:
Engish