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Software Engineering Immersive: Melbourne

Your best course for career transformation. Our award-winning coding bootcamp, dedicated career coaches, 19K+ hiring partners, and global expert network get grads hired at A-list companies.

NEW: Get a $1500 discount with our See Her Excel scholarship for women!

Premier Hiring Partners From Around the World

With 9,000+ hires, we’ve placed more grads in high-growth, high-pay tech careers than any other coding bootcamp.

Essential Industry Skills

Build rich, interactive, full-stack apps with key programming languages and dive into algorithms, data structures, design patterns, APIs, and more.

Real-World Job Experience

Get hands-on with leading front-end web development and back-end web development languages: HTML, CSS, JavaScript, Python, Django, Ruby on Rails, React, Angular, or SQL. Learn the skills to discuss and use data structures and algorithms to solve real-world problems.

$0 Upfront Tuition Options

Including income share agreements, scholarships, payment plans, and loans. Options start at $0 upfront, where available.

Dedicated Job Support at Every Step

Develop a winning software engineering portfolio, effective technical interview skills, and more with your personal career coach.

19K+ Employer Network

Don’t settle. Our global community of hiring partners includes the best companies across a range of hot industries.

Made With — and For — Employers

We work with our vast global network of partners to ensure our continually updated programme prepares you to meet today’s job demands.

70K
Global Alumni
20
Campuses Worldwide
20K
Expert Instructors
19K
Hiring Partners

From stay-at-home mum, to Hack the Hood technical programmes manager, to software engineer at LinkedIn.

Lyn Muldrow, GA San Francisco Graduate

“GA gave me the foundational knowledge and confidence to pursue my career goals. With caring teachers, a supportive community, and up-to-date, challenging curriculum, I felt prepared and motivated to build and improve tech for the next generation!”

Convenient Learning Paths

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Full-Time On Campus

Learn skills in-person alongside local professionals and peers.

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Full-Time Remote

Save on commute time or join the programme from anywhere online.

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Part-Time Flex

Keep daytime commitments; train evenings and weekends.

Take Advantage of Our Free Prep Course

The Software Engineering Immersive is a demanding coding bootcamp that embodies the rigour and challenges developers face each day on the job. We believe that, with hard work and the help of our expert team, anyone can gain the skills to launch a successful career in tech.

Selective Admissions

Our team works with you to understand your goals and how they align with our coding bootcamp. Free coursework and an in-depth technical assessment help ensure readiness for day one of class.

 
 
Start Coding Now for Free

Gain a strong foundation in basic coding skills and sample our proven learning approach with 6 hours of free coursework.

Inside Our Award-Winning Curriculum

A Well-Rounded Technical Foundation

Dive into the software development environment and the basics of computing, networks, and data structures. Discover the skills to build applications that meet user needs, model data, develop wireframes, and work collaboratively through version control. 

Fluency in Multiple Frameworks and Stacks

Learn to build applications from the ground up using key programming languages and frameworks. Apply essential object-oriented programming concepts, write high-quality JavaScript and leverage JS libraries like React to build a dynamic front-end. Incorporate functionality from third-party APIs and add complexity and nuance using industry standard server-side languages and frameworks. 

Beyond “Full-Stack Development”

Discover how to effectively communicate and collaborate with development teams to carry out projects from concept to completion. Work as a team in Git and GitHub while executing software engineering projects in an Agile development workflow.

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Real-World Projects

Solve challenges that professional engineers face as you work individually and in teams with design and data students at GA.

Individualised Instructor Support

Get guidance, feedback, and more during scheduled one-on-one check-ins.

Global Network of 70,735 Alums

Connect, collaborate, and work with peers, experts, and leaders around the world.

Head of Talent Acquisition at InvestCloud

Alyse Jacobsen

"GA grads are quick learners, efficient problem-solvers, and dedicated developers. They have proven to be valuable additions to our team!"

Elite Instructors

Our experts represent the brightest software engineering talent from companies like Google, Apple, and Airbnb.

They bring in-depth experience from the field to the classroom each day, providing invaluable insights into succeeding on the job.

Instructor, San Francisco
Instructor and Distinguished Faculty member, Software Developer at GA San Francisco, Walmart Labs, ParcelPoint, BlackRock
Instructor, New York City
Lead Instructor and Distinguished Faculty member, GA New York and Technical Instructor, GA’s JavaScript and Front-End Web Development courses at General Assembly
Instructor, Seattle
Software Engineering Immersive Lead Instructor at General Assembly

A Personal Career Coach and the Largest Hiring Network

Strategy and Accountability

Our coaches work with you to individualise your path to a new software engineering career. Stay on track and motivated from the first day of class!

Interview Preparation

Sharpen your ability to master technical interviews, communicate your computer science and other technical skills, showcase GitHub projects, build a personal brand, and more.

Exclusive Networking Opportunities

Learn networking nuances, connect with hiring managers at intimate GA-hosted events, and prepare to shine with mock interviews.

Start Today With $0 Upfront

Income Share Agreement

Pay tuition back in manageable monthly instalments after you land a job.

Available in select markets.

$0 AUD

upfront cost

Scholarships

Apply for programmes, including our See Her Excel scholarship for women, that provide access to underrepresented communities in tech.

Loans

Apply for a loan from one of our high-quality lenders, Study Loans or zipMoney.

Must be 18 years or older and an Australian citizen or permanent resident. Must have a valid mobile number and email address.

Financing as low as

$450 AUD

per month

Instalments

Divide tuition into three payments.

Only available in select markets.

$5,167 AUD

per instalment

Contribution Matching

Eligible workers between 45 and 70 years old can receive partial government funding via the Skills Checkpoint program, delivered by Verto

The Skills Checkpoint Program is an initiative of the Department of Employment, Skills, Small and Family Business. Applicants must be Australian citizens or permanent residents who are: 

a. Employed and at risk of entering the income support system; or
b. Unemployed for less than three months and not receiving employment assistance.

Payment by students or their employers must match Verto’s contribution. More information is available via https://skillscheck.com.au/skills-checkpoint-for-job-seekers/.

Up to

$2,200

in tuition matching

Full Tuition (With Pay Upfront Discount)

Save $450 on the full $15,500 tuition by paying in full upfront.

Only available in select markets.

$15,500 AUD

full tuition

$15,050 AUD

when you pay in full upfront

Frequently Asked Questions

Why is this coding bootcamp relevant today?

There's never been a better time to start a career in software development. From startups to Fortune 500 companies, there is a growing demand for software engineers with the skills to creatively solve problems and implement robust, sustainable solutions.

What practical skill sets can I expect to have upon completion of the coding bootcamp?

By the end of our Software Engineering Immersive, you will be able to:

  • Dive into core computer science elements including algorithms and data structures.

  • Create responsive webpages for modern browsers using HTML, CSS, and JavaScript.

  • Write full-stack applications and deploy them to cloud-based services like Heroku.

  • Consume application programming interfaces (APIs) from third-party sites such as Twitter or Yelp and add complexity and nuance with Python, Django, and more.

  • Build a RESTful API using a technology like Sinatra, Rails, Django, or Express.

  • Build a richly interactive, front-end single-page application using a modern framework like Angular or library like React.

  • Collaborate as a team using Git and GitHub, widely accepted collaboration practices, and an Agile development workflow.

  • Implement common data structures encountered in technical interview situations, such as linked lists and trees.

  • Solve algorithm challenges and analyse the computational complexity of algorithms using Big O notation.

What kind of community will I find in this coding bootcamp?

Our Software Engineering Immersive attracts eager learners who are as passionate about growing and launching a new career as you are. Their backgrounds span professions in design, product management, and many other fields. The General Assembly experience can create lasting friendships, collaborations, and professional opportunities that will support you throughout a lifetime of discovery.

What does my tuition cover?

  • Expert-led training in full-stack development skills, methods, and best practices.

  • Additional alumni perks, including discounts, workshop credits, online classes, and more.

  • Ongoing job search support and exclusive networking opportunities.

  • Support in preparing for technical interviews.

  • Access to a dedicated group of career coaches who will help you land a job after graduation.

  • Diagnostic assessments, which help determine your self-directed pre-bootcamp learning path.

What can I expect to accomplish by the end of this coding bootcamp?

By the end of this Immersive coding bootcamp you will have:

  • Created at least four portfolio projects.

  • Practised for technical interviews.

  • Acquired the skills to build a full-stack application.

  • Developed lifelong community you can tap into throughout your career.

What are my financing options for an Immersive coding bootcamp?

Focus on what counts — your education. Financial hurdles shouldn’t keep you from achieving your goals. Pay tuition back in manageable monthly instalments after you land a job with Catalyst, our income share agreement, available in select markets. In addition, we offer payment plans and different financing options from our partners at Study Loans or zipMoney. G.I. Bill® tuition reimbursement is available in select cities, as well as social impact scholarships for eligible students facing barriers to enrolment.

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