Self-Paced Studying of Programming and SW Engineering

Posted on June 5, 2021 by Adrian Wyssmann ‐ 2 min read

Not everybody can afford a study at an university, either cause you cannot afford it or you have other obstacles e.g a mother or father taking care of children. However, this should not stop you to study what you like. There are some nice collections of resources that allow you to study informatics, programming and sw engineering for free.

Study Plans

  • Github: jwasham/coding-interview-university

    This is my multi-month study plan for going from web developer (self-taught, no CS degree) to software engineer for a large company.

  • Github: kamranahmedse/developer-roadmap

    Below you find a set of charts demonstrating the paths that you can take and the technologies that you would want to adopt in order to become a frontend, backend or a devops.

  • Github: microsoft/Web-Dev-For-Beginners

    Azure Cloud Advocates at Microsoft are pleased to offer a 12-week, 24-lesson curriculum all about JavaScript, CSS, and HTML basics. Each lesson includes pre- and post-lesson quizzes, written instructions to complete the lesson, a solution, an assignment and more

Free Resources

E-Learning Platforms with free courses

Some E-Learning platforms offer free courses and affordable certificates:


I started to create dedicate list here which I keep updating with new links.