How to use this roadmap:

As a student in business and technology, IBM offers you a comprehensive set of resources to help you build skills, demonstrate your competency on IBM technology and meet other professionals in both academia and business.

This roadmap will guide you through the resources available via the IBM Student Portal, helping you build skills, participate in IBM sponsored competitions, earn product certifications, and participate in a community of like-minded academics and IT professionals.

To take advantage of additional roadmap features, such as managing and tracking your progress, you must sign in.

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Follow these simple steps to better understand the opportunities available to you in the IBM Student Portal.

Understanding the IBM Student Portal:

  • Step 1: Watch the IBM Centennial video (13:15).
    In this video, you will learn more about IBM's legacy in both technical innovation and corporate achievements. IBM has a long history of leading the world in innovation. Learn more about the company and catch a vision of the kind of innovation IBM wants to continue in the next 100 years.

  • Step 2: Learn more about IBM's Smarter Planet initiative by watching The Smarter Planet VLOG (3:32) or the IBM Smarter Planet Recruitment Video (4:21)

  • Step 3: Check out the IBM Student Portal

Go to the Build Skills section to get started.