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Akili+ is an accelerator to a new design career with live online classes and one-on-one coaching. You will learn from the comfort of anywhere and we will match you with design jobs.

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Akili+ is not just another online bootcamp

We have built our learning experience to help you succeed in a new design career. We have specifically designed Akili+ for those of you who want to be the best designers.

Akili+ curriculum is designed and implemented to incrementally skill up and empower you with a skillset that goes beyond Craft (understand how to do the work) - you will understand the value of Context (understanding how to approach the work) and Communication (understanding how to interact and collaborate).

We know we have succeeded when our learners secure design jobs or raises or promotions, excel in work that is rewarding or fulfilling, or make an impact on their organizations or industries.


UX Designer Program

Akili+ UX Design is a 12 weeks part-time online program designed to make you stand out as a UX designer and help you get noticed by recruiters. In this program you will get

A repeatable design process to create impactful work
Better design facilitation and collaboration skills
Skills to design impactful presentations
UX research skills

You will learn with a group of highly committed, like-minded people, collaborate on projects and help each other succeed.


What Alumni Are Saying

I am now able to design and collect user research as we as create design opportunities that improve business and customer goals.

Raphael Omondi Nairobi, Kenya

I'm no longer confused about how I should start a UX project. I understand now that UX is not just about the tools, but most importantly the thinking and Design Thinking is not just a process but a mindset.

Ejiro Erusiafe Lagos, Nigeria

What You Will Get

Coaching Support

Learning isn’t comfortable. It involves pushing past your comfort zone and challenging perspectives. You will get one-on-one coaching support to remove any obstacles that might hinder your personal growth.

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Practice Projects

You are not here for a test or academic certification. Our measure for success is real-world application. We combine practical effectiveness with theoretical knowledge and insights from the field. That is why you will learn through hands-on projects and relevant exercises.

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Social Learning

Learning is a social experience. You will join a small group of highly committed and like-minded learners in a structured learning environment. Our goal is to guide you through a process of shared discovery and collaboration by providing opportunities to practice, teach and learn from each other.

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Ready to start

Applications are open for our next intake that starts on February 17th 2020. You don't need prior design experience to join our UX Designer Program.

Program Fee Kshs. 55,000 (USD 550)

Payment is made after your application has been accepted. We will follow up with further payment instructions after you have been accepted. There are no further or hidden costs. Our intake is limited to 30 participants.


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