What is it all about?

In today’s digitalized world, almost everything works online. The importance of information security cannot be stressed enough, and the field is expected to become even more crucial as all kinds of cloud-based services are growing more and more popular across industries.

The Cloud and Cybersecurity Study Program consists of six courses that are brought to you by experts from Microsoft and mentor companies. After completing the program, you’ll have the essential knowledge on cloud services and cybersecurity as well as Microsoft’s Azure, the leading cloud platform driving growth and facilitating efficient, secure workflows in countless companies around the world.

Cloud and Cybersecurity Study Program

There are six courses awaiting you in the program.

The scope of the study program – a total of six courses – is 12 European Study Credits (12 ECTS). One study credit equals around 27 hours of independent study, and you can complete the courses at your own pace on the Edukamu study platform.

Edukamu works on computers, smartphones, and tablets. No downloads are needed, and you can get going immediately.

Study Program Goals

The six courses are packed with information and insights designed by experts working at Microsoft as well as our mentor companies. You’ll also get to test your knowledge in various exercises, both theoretical and practical.

After completing the program, you’ll be well equipped to tackle the official Microsoft certificate exams (AZ-900, SC-900 AZ-104, AZ-500, SC-100). You’ll also receive shareable badges to show of your new skills.

You can find out more about the certifications on Microsoft’s website.



Arrow is an IT distributor guiding innovation across the channels. The company has been recognized as one of the market leaders in IT distributing.

We are working globally at IT distributing business. We help our community of over 3,000 channel partners reach hundreds of manufacturers and develop modern IT solutions. Arrow offers deep technology expertise and an outstanding ability to improve the complex challenges of today’s technology and business environments.

We are happy to help vendors and IT providers grow by providing innovative, real-world solutions and digital platforms. Also, Arrow helps vendors to make right connections and expands reach.

Atea delivers world class, managed digital services for companies of all sizes. We are a part of the Atea Group – the leading Nordic IT infrastructure company and the 2nd largest in Europe with more than 7.000 employees and a revenue of more than EUR 3,5 billion in 2017.

Our services focus on the Digital Workplace, Services Desk, Application Packaging, and managed Azure services. Furthermore, we are the centers of excellence for Azure (Atea Azure Expert Center) and digital workplace services (Atea Digital Workplace Center).

We’ve made it our mission to deliver a modern, efficient, and easy to consume managed service experience to existing and new customers.

Crayon helps its customers build the commercial and technical foundation for a successful and secure cloud-first digital transformation journey.

With a global team of accredited experts, we assist our clients with services to plan, rightsize, optimize, manage, and innovate their IT estates throughout the entire lifecycle. We help businesses make data-driven and cost-saving decisions while navigating the digital future.

Headquartered in Oslo, Norway, with more than 3,700 employees in over 40 countries, we operate a global, customer-first, and vendor-agnostic IT consultancy. Combining technology with human potential is how we transform.

Cult Security creates methods and tools for building security culture and awareness.

Focusing on security culture not only increases resiliency and awareness, but also promotes creativity and innovation. That’s why we’ve created CyberCoach – a smart, personalized mentor for all your cybersecurity needs. With CyberCoach, you can update your procedures and bring your cybersecurity plans up to date in no time.

We’re not your typical cybersecurity nerds. We’re a growing diverse team of international professionals. We believe that building a security app that works for everyone requires a team that looks like everyone. That’s why we also provide personal assistance in promoting security culture.

Elisa is a Finnish market leader in telecommunications and digital services. With digitalization, we’re providing solutions for things that are important to people and for sustainable development.

During our 140-year history, we have always been enthusiastic about utilizing new technologies and ways of working. Today we serve over 2.8 million customers in Finland, Estonia, and internationally, working daily to improve customer experience and quality.

We were the first to bring 5G network and services to our customers in Finland, and we strive to always be the forerunners in providing the newest, fastest, and most secure communications to our customers worldwide.

Microsoft’s mission is to empower every person and every organization on the planet to achieve more. We’re passionate about making technology accessible, so that the thinkers and doers in this world can collaborate to solve its most complex problems. We amplify the positive in people’s ideas—and the impact everyone’s action can make.

Create the future you want with us. At Microsoft, we offer internships, Microsoft Aspire Experience and full-time opportunities designed to empower you. We believe that Microsoft is a place for exploration, creativity, innovation, and professional growth.

We understand the value that people with different life experiences bring to Microsoft. We embrace and celebrate our differences because we see them for who they are: powerful drivers of innovation.

In a rapidly changing world, technology is everything. It’s in the fabric of society and business, even at the heart of human evolution. It’s a great power that comes with great responsibility.

Tietoevry creates purposeful technology that reinvents the world for good. We are a leading technology company with a strong Nordic heritage and global capabilities. Based on our core values of openness, trust and diversity, we work with our customers to develop digital futures where businesses, societies, and humanity thrive.

Our 24,000 experts globally specialize in cloud, data, and software, serving thousands of enterprise and public-sector customers in more than 90 countries. Tietoevry’s annual turnover is approximately EUR 3 billion and the company’s shares are listed on the NASDAQ exchange in Helsinki and Stockholm as well as on Oslo Børs.


In this study program, the most important asset is your attitude. You might already have some cloud and cybersecurity knowledge or be a total beginner – both are totally fine! Basic IT and programming knowledge may come in handy but are not necessary.

The courses are completed on Edukamu, a web-based study platform that works on all modern computers, laptops, smartphones, and tablets. No additional downloads are required, and all you need is a quick signup with your email.

The courses are free of charge, and you can complete them at your own pace. We highly recommend that you begin from the first course and work your way onwards.

Are you ready to take the first steps towards becoming a cloud and cybersecurity expert? The button is right there – let’s get going!


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