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27/11/2020

“Telerik Academy is the fastest and smartest path to an IT career”

Greta, Viktor, and Lachezar started their life-changing journey during the first wave of COVID-19. One week after they graduated from Telerik Academy Alpha .NET/C#, all of them received job offers from Negometrix. Learn what happened next.

Alpha
23/10/2020

How Maria transitioned from Finance to Programming

With a strong background in Finance and Procurement, Maria had a steady job. But something was bothering her - she couldn’t imagine doing this for the rest of her life. With her 30s approaching, she decided to follow her passion and move to IT. Read what happened next.

Alpha
17/09/2020

"Telerik Academy was one of the best decisions in my life"

Ivaylo studies Computer and Software Engineering at the Technical University of Sofia. But he didn’t need to finish his formal education to start working as a Junior Software Developer at Americaneagle.com, thanks to the Telerik Academy Alpha .NET program.

Alpha
06/04/2020
Jumpstarting a dream career with Telerik Academy

Bilyana studied Graphic Design at New Bulgarian University, but quickly realized she was more drawn to a different profession. Read her inspiring story and how she landed her dream job at Bending Spoons after graduating from the first Telerik Academy Alpha with Java.

Alpha
06/04/2020
Switching careers and landing a dream job in IT

Many of Telerik Academy's alumni come from different academic and professional backgrounds with little to no previous programming experience. Meet Dimitar Markov who managed to seamlessly switch careers and jumpstart an exciting IT job at The Coca-Cola Company.

Alpha
13/03/2020
Fresh career start with zero experience

How to become a developer with zero experience in less than a year? Telerik Academy helped Anton and Svetoslav do just that. Both landed their dream jobs at Experian. Let’s dive right into their inspiring stories.

Alpha
06/03/2020
Taking the leap from Support to the IT industry

With the solid 10 years of experience in technical support, Kaloyan was appointed as a Team Leader of a Technical Service. But something was missing. Let’s dive into the inspiring story of Kaloyan, who transformed his life and landed his dream job after graduating from Telerik Academy.

Alpha
18/02/2020
Confident career start with Telerik Academy

Today we speak with Damyan Dimitrov who has previously worked in a governmental agency. Yet, Damyan felt he needed to make a change. After successfully graduating from Telerik Academy cohort, Damyan jumpstarted a successful IT career at ScaleFocus. Here’s his inspiring story.

Alpha
22/01/2020
Swift transition from banking to programming

Borislav Borisov has obtained a Master’s degree in International Project Management and Financial Management. After graduation, he worked as a Senior Bank Officer and had plenty of opportunities to further advance his career. Yet, Borislav felt that this was not his true calling.

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Business
30/08/2018
The new future of the building in Mladost

After leaving Progress in the end of 2016, Telerik’s four founders – Boyko Iaramov, Vassil Terziev, Svetozar Georgiev and Hristo Kosev, spun off the tech-ed organization they created in 2009 – Telerik Academy – into an independent company. Their idea is to transform the project into a self-sustaining business, grooming talent for all companies in the IT ecosystem, as well as to continue to train children and high school students for free. These plans include the current building.

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30/08/2018
Vassil Terziev on the cover of Forbes Bulgaria

Three years after Telerik co-founders Svetozar Georgiev and Vassil Terziev graced the cover of Forbes Magazine Bulgaria for the first time, Vassil Terziev is back on the cover of the prestigious business monthly.

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Business
28/08/2018
Absolutely global - Telerik's cover story in Forbes Magazine

There is more behind the avalanche-kind of success than just a good business model and a few smart ideas. You feel this the moment you enter the company's headquarters in Sofia's "Mladost" suburb. "In spite of being in the lime light, for us everyone working for the organization is a hero,” says Terziev.

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Business
27/08/2018
Bulgarian company homes in on technological niche

In Bulgaria, where demand for qualified IT specialists is now outstripping the available supply, Telerik promotes itself as the only company in the country that offers free training courses. In 2009, it set up an academy for software engineers. So far 510 have enrolled — though not all stay the course — and the annual intake is rising. This year about 1,000 started the program, of whom Telerik plans to hire about 150.

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