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For students seeking the skills leading to the most opportunities for cloud-based careers, Azure offers students and educators across the world the resources they need.

Build, deploy and manage applications with the comprehensive set of cloud services Azure offers. Whether you’re a student getting started or an educator teaching advanced workloads, we’ve got the most cloud development resources for you.

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School leaders and decision-makers use Azure every day to solve educational challenges; the cloud choice of over 90% of Fortune 500 companies.

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See how these universities are preparing students for cloud careers

“By using Azure Notebooks, students aren’t hindered by installation issues.They can just start working straight away.All they need is a decent browser and an Internet connection.”

Dr. Garth Wells: Hibbit Reader in Solid Mechanics, Department of Engineering

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“We tried several solutions and found that many cloud-based IoT platforms are overly complicated for what they do. Among the possible options, Azure was the best choice to get this done.”

Luca Mottola: Associate Professor, Politecnico di Milano, Italy

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Students use Azure to help build a revolutionary product

Three students from the Czech Republic took home USD 100,000 after winning the Imagine Cup last July. They built a holistic hardware, software and gamification application that helps Type 1 diabetics, particularly children, to manage their disease.

Meet Team X.Glu and their holistic solution for kids