• Learn cloud concepts such as High Availability, Scalability, Elasticity, Agility, Fault Tolerance, and Disaster Recovery

  • Understand the benefits of cloud computing in Azure and how it can save you time and money

  • Compare and contrast basic strategies for transitioning to the Azure cloud

  • Explore the breadth of services available in Azure including compute, network, storage, and security

This program is coupled with the Program organised  and Certified by  GAD-TLC of Ministry of Education, India.

GAD TLC is a Centre of MHRD under Pandit Madan Mohan Malaviya National Mission on Teachers and Teaching (PMMMNMTT). It has expertise in enhancing the Digital Skills for Professional development of Teachers as well as for employability of students in Higher Education Institutions.

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1st October 2020


2 weeks


There is no particular eligibility to apply for the Azure Fundamentals Course


7-10 Hours per week



GAD_TLC, Ministry of Education  Certification included for students who successfully pass the final assessment.

Aligned to the AZ-900 certification from Microsoft (to be purchased separately)


Rs/- 9999 all inclusive


Online Classes with Virtual Live Lessons with our SME. Access to our LMS, projects and labs wherever required

15 hours of live sessions with our Mentors. 1 hour a day for 2 weeks. 

There will also be a live session at the end of the course for project work discussions.


  • 1-1 Mentoring

  • Gain in-depth subject knowledge and expert insights from industry-driven comprehensive curriculum.

  • 24/7 access to study material & video lectures

  • Faculties having total 80+ years of Experience.

  • Live interactions with experts and Corporate leaders

  • Hands-on experience with labs and projects


About Us

  • Microsoft Partner

  • Online platform with Android and IOS apps available

  • Over 2,50,000 users learning online on Millionlights

  • Offering Industry relevant skill programs, making people job ready to make a successful career.

  • The only ed-tech company in India to have presence on Mobile, TV and Desktop.

  • Presence on partner platforms like JioTV, JioChat and coming soon on the JIO Set Top Box

Program Overview


Program Structure and Format


Program Structure

  • The Data Science Certification program is comprised of 10 courses and a final capstone project.  

  • Recorded videos in every course, and can be completed at self pace and practice questions to make sure topic is understood well.

  • Interactive live lectures and query solving sessions  by eminent faculties and industry specialists in Data Science.

  • The MPP Data Science Certificate will be awarded when you achieve a 70% pass rate and obtain a verified certificate for the 10 courses.

  • Guided lab sessions with instructors for hands on practice on various platforms covered in the program.

Skills Required:

Though, there is no particular prerequisite to learn Azure Fundamentals, you will be able to do very well, if you have these basic skills:

  • Basic Knowledge Of Computers

  • Basic Knowledge of Networking is preferable

Who Can Learn:

  • Candidates for this exam should have foundational knowledge of cloud services and how those services are provided with Microsoft Azure. The exam is intended for candidates who are just beginning to work with cloud-based solutions and services or are new to Azure.

  • Azure Fundamentals exam is an opportunity to prove knowledge of cloud concepts, Azure services, Azure workloads, security and privacy in Azure, as well as Azure pricing and support. Candidates should be familiar with the general technology concepts, including concepts of networking, storage, compute, application support, and application development.

Course Curriculum

Cloud Concepts

Benefits and considerations of using cloud services:

High Availability, Scalability, Elasticity, Agility, Fault Tolerance, and Disaster Recovery

Principles of economies of scale

Differences between Capital Expenditure (CapEx) and Operational Expenditure (OpEx)

Consumption-based model

Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS), Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS) and Software- as-a-Service (SaaS)

Compare and contrast the three different service types

Differences between Public, Private and Hybrid cloud models

Compare and contrast the three different cloud models

Core Azure Services

Core Azure architectural components:


Availability Zones

Resource Groups

Azure Resource Manager

Benefits and usage of core Azure architectural components

Core products available in Azure:

Virtual Machines, Virtual Machine Scale Sets, App Services, Azure Container Instances (ACI) and Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)

Networking such as Virtual Network, Load Balancer, VPN Gateway, Application Gateway and Content Delivery Network

Storage such as Blob Storage, Disk Storage, File Storage, and Archive Storage

Databases such as Cosmos DB, Azure SQL Database, Azure Database for MySQL, Azure Database for PostgreSQL, Azure Database Migration service, Azure Marketplace and its usage scenarios

Solutions available on Azure:

Internet of Things (IoT)

Big Data and Analytics with Azure Synapse Analytics, HDInsight, and Azure Databricks

Artificial Intelligence (AI) with as Azure Machine Learning Service and Studio

Serverless computing and Azure products that are available for serverless computing such as Azure Functions, Logic Apps, and Event Grid

DevOps solutions available on Azure such as Azure DevOps and Azure DevTest Labs

Azure management tools

Azure Portal, Azure PowerShell, Azure CLI and Cloud Shell, Azure Advisor

Security, Privacy, Compliance, and Trust

Securing network connectivity in Azure:

Network Security Groups (NSG)

Application Security Groups (ASG)

Azure Firewall

Azure DDoS Protection

Core Azure Identity services

Difference between authentication and authorization

Azure Active Directory

Azure Multi-Factor Authentication

Security tools and features of Azure

Azure Security Center

Azure Security Center usage scenarios

Key Vault

Azure Information Protection (AIP)

Azure Advanced Threat Protection (ATP)

Azure governance methodologies:

Policies and initiatives with Azure Policy

Role-Based Access Control (RBAC)


Azure Advisor security assistance

Azure Blueprints

Monitoring and reporting options in Azure:

Azure Monitor

Azure Service Health

Use cases and benefits of Azure Monitor and Azure Service Health

Privacy, compliance and data protection standards in Azure

Industry compliance terms such as GDPR, ISO and NIST

Microsoft Privacy Statement

Trust center

Service Trust Portal

Compliance Manager

Azure Pricing, Service Level Agreements and Lifecycles

Azure subscriptions:

Azure Subscription

Subscription management using Management groups

Planning and management of costs:

Options for purchasing Azure products and services

Options around Azure Free account

Factors affecting costs such as resource types, services, locations, ingress and egress traffic

Zones for billing purposes

Pricing calculator

Total Cost of Ownership (TCO) calculator

Azure Cost Management

Azure Service Level Agreements (SLAs):

Service Level Agreement (SLA)

Composite SLAs

How to determine an appropriate SLA for an application

Admission Process

  • Read the details on the site

  • Pay the Fees

  • You will get a login to our LMS

Learning Outcome

  • Earn  a certificate  in Azure Fundamentals which opens the door to countless career opportunities

  • Learn the main concepts of cloud computing

  • Understand what services and solutions Azure offers




Each module contains  graded assignments. you have to  complete the assessments and labs available

  • Some courses contains lab assignments without due dates. You can progress through the course at your own speed.

  • Assess your progress with grade/score of each assignment that contributes to the overall grade.

  • The overall passing percentage for each course is 70%, including the lab assessments.

  • The student has to pass in all courses to be eligible for the Certification

  • The evaluation of the program is based on completion of assessments in each course as well as the Capstone Project.

Certificate Sample
Sample Certificate