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Why Data Structures and Algorithms?
Data Structures are typically used to organize, process, retrieve and store data on computers for efficient use. Having the right understanding and using the right data structures helps software engineers write the right code.
There are two types of Data structures -
  • Linear Data structure: If the elements of a data structure result in a sequence or a linear list then it is called a Linear data structure. Every data element is connected to its next and sometimes previous element in a sequential manner. Example - Arrays, Linked Lists, Stacks, Queues, etc.
  • Non-linear Data structure: If the elements of a Data structure result in a way that the traversal of nodes is not done in a sequential manner, then it is a Non-linear data structure. Its elements are not sequentially connected, and every element can attach to another element in multiple ways. Example - Hierarchical data structure like trees.
  • Data structures are a key component of Computer Science and help in understanding the nature of a given problem at a deeper level. They're widely utilized in Artificial Intelligence, operating systems, graphics, and other fields. If the programmer is unfamiliar with data structure and Algorithm, they may be unable to write efficient data-handling code.
  • A strong grasp of this is of paramount significance if you want to learn how to organize and assemble data and solve real-life problems
  • Almost all product-based companies look at how strong you are at data structures, so it will also help you in your day-to-day work
  • Knowing when to apply the proper data structures is an important step to write efficient code by managing data properly
  • Key highlights of the Scaler Academy's program
    Our program is designed to help you become an expert in Data structures and Algorithms and ace product interviews to scale up in your tech career
    <b>Structured, 
                industry-vetted curriculum</b>
    Structured, industry-vetted curriculum
    <b>Live classes</b> led by 
                <b>faculty members</b> with hands-on experience
    Live classes led by faculty members with hands-on experience
    Intensive <b>practical experience</b> 
                through <b>real-life projects and applications</b>
    Intensive practical experience through real-life projects and applications
    <b>Aspirational network of peers</b>, 
                across batches and backgrounds
    Aspirational network of peers, across batches and backgrounds
    <b>Regular 1:1 mentorship</b> 
                from product industry veterans
    Regular 1:1 mentorship from product industry veterans
    <b>Career support</b> through mock interviews, 
                profile building, and referral networks
    Career support through mock interviews, profile building, and referral networks
    Tried & Tested Curriculum, curated by Industry Experts
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    Curriculum is designed to make you a solid engineer
    Based on a simple 30 minutes MCQ test, you enter Beginner / Intermediate / Advanced sections. Beginner and Intermediate sections cover some additional basic topics that Advanced students do not need.
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    Introduction to Programming
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    • Decision trees & control
    • Binary number system
    • Strings
    • Arithmetic operators
    • Loops
    2
    Programming Constructs
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    • Functions
    • Recursion
    • Pointers
    • Structures
    • Structures, Unions & Dynamic Arrays
    • Asymptotic notations
    3
    Problem Solving & CS Fundamentals
    clock-icon 15 Weeks
    • Time Complexity, Arrays, Strings, Binary Search, 2 Pointers, Recursion, Hashing, Sorting, Bit manipulation
    • Stacks, Queues, Linked Lists, Trees, Tries, Heap
    • Greedy, DP, Graphs
    • DB, OS, and Computer Networks
    Pick one of the specialisation
    4a
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    Advanced Electives (Optional)
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    Starting from the March'21 batches, the electives stated below will taught after the entire course is completed. Learners can take up all electives or just a few of them and they are completely optional. We believe these electives can help engineers further accelerate their carrer and hence we advice you to opt for them!
    Advanced DSA
    clock-icon 4 weeks
    • Combinatorics and Probability
    • Matrix exponentiation
    • Advanced Trees: Segment Tree, k-D Tree
    • Advanced Dynamic Programming 1
    • Advanced Graphs 1: Bridges, Articulation point
    • Advanced Graphs 2: Network Flow
    • Miscellaneous company problem discussion
    Concurrent Programming
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    • Introduction to Concurrency
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    • Concurrency in Java 2 + Exercise
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    • Parallelization 2
    • Dependency Injection
    • Concurrent Programming 1
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    • Assignment Discussion
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    • Introduction to Product Management
    • Product Vision and Measurement
    • Roadmaps and Prioritization
    • The Spring Process and Product Leadership
    • Product Development I
    • Product Development II
    Price: No difference in price between the two sections
    Eligibility: Any working professional who has graduated on or before 2021
    At Scaler, we provide a structured, comprehensive, industry vetted curriculum that is designed to take you to the next level in your career by helping you emerge as a skilled and strong engineer. This Full-stack developer course is a part of our Scaler Academy program, so we make sure you learn exactly everything that you need to, to solidify your career.
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    • Dynamic Webapps - Fetch API consumption
    • Node + NPM Intro - Modules, Packages
    • Node - Hello World Server
    • NodeJS - Middlewares, Routes with Express
    • Basic API using NodeJS
    • Why Frameworks - Components, Routing, State
    • React Intro - Components, JSX, Build Tooling
    • React in Depth - CRA, Router, SPA Bundle
    • React + Redux : State Management
    • Node + DB (Sequelize and Mongoose)
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    • End-to-End React SPA with Routing and State
    • Realtime Apps (Chat) with Socket.IO
    • Deploy via Heroku / Docker + Self Host
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    Along with upskilling and preparing you to be a solid engineer, we will help you with your job search and interview preparation as well!
    Access job opportunities from our 100+ employer partners
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    Practice mock interviews with people working in the industry
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    Scaler alumni work at reputed tech organizations and promising startups
    Gain confidence in Data Structure concepts, taught by experienced instructors
    Our faculty comprises experts from Amazon, Google, Hotstar, Facebook, Microsoft to name a few, who have successfully built scalable systems
    Take the informed leap in your career with guidance and interview prep from our mentors
    1:1 Personalised Sessions are held bimonthly. Our mentors have helped thousands of students get clarity in their career paths and prepare for interviews through mock sessions
    Our success lies in our learners success stories
    Read the reviews by Scaler Alumni on how Scaler Academy Program has helped them become solid Data structures and Algorithms Experts
    I am elated to share that I have joined Townscript as a Software Engineer. All thanks to Scaler Academy for providing me with the guidance, skills, and knowledge I needed. When it comes to preparing for Product companies, there is a vast ocean of resources where one can easily get lost. But the curriculum at Scaler is well-framed and industry-vetted that I was able to learn all that is expected of a Software Engineer. Not only did I learn DSA, but also brushed my core skills which will remain with me for the rest of my life. I would like to thank the team for creating Scaler Academy, the best of its kind. Special thanks to my mentor for guiding me & sharing his valuable experiences that helped me learn better. Not to forget the amazing peers who have been a constant motivation in this journey. Lastly, thanks to the recruiter team who helped me find this amazing opportunity.
    I am extremely delighted to share that I will be joining Ola as a Software Development Engineer soon. Being a tier-3 college graduate, this journey to one of the top companies of India was not at all easy. I faced almost all kinds of emotions during my job hunt, but I'm overjoyed and humbled by the milestone I've achieved. For that, I would like to give special thanks to Scaler Academy for helping me in this journey. A big thanks to all the amazing instructors that made the complex topics so easy to grasp. I feel that my regular DSA practice and overall prep helped me gain momentum in this journey. A big shoutout to my mentor for constantly guiding me throughout the journey. He is the best mentor one could ever ask for. Lastly, I would like to thank the recruiter team for guiding me through the interview process. They were always there whenever I needed help.
    I am happy to share that I have joined ThoughtWorks as an Application Developer. After experiencing a couple of failed & awkward interviews, I realized I needed to work on my skills in order to crack them. From building the foundations of DSA to simplifying the concepts of System Design, the program delivered EXACTLY what it said. Even the teachers and TAs tackled each problem in an easy and well-defined structure. The curriculum here is well thought out which added discipline to my routine. It was only after I joined Scaler Academy I received offers from multiple companies, that honestly felt unreal. Thanks to Scaler for creating this platform and a big shoutout to my mentors who not only guided me but also made a proper roadmap for me to be able to achieve success in interviews. I would also like to thank the recruitment team for their help and support.
    I am excited to share that I have received offers from Amazon, Myntra, D.E. Shaw (QTE). I would like to thank Scaler Academy for upskilling my knowledge about DSA & System Design. I am grateful to the founders of Scaler Academy for creating such a wonderful learning platform. I feel blessed to have the finest instructors & mentors. I am extremely glad to have gotten constant support from my mentor who has helped me through the interview process, thank you Scaler for introducing me to a big brother. Lastly, would like to thank the recruitment team for bringing in so many interview opportunities.
    I am extremely thrilled that I will be joining Lendingkart as a Software Engineer. Grateful to Scaler Academy for helping me improve my problem-solving skills and making me understand DSA in a simpler way. Trees, Graphs related problems have always been a nightmare for me. Never imagined solving such problems with ease, thus, would like to thank the Scaler team for their tremendous support. Much thanks to the recruitment team who helped me through the recruitment related process. Thank you everyone from Scaler for all the support and guidance.
    I am pleased to share that I have joined WorkSpan as a Software Engineer. For this, I would like to thank Scaler Academy for teaching me how to think rather than only showing me the ways to solve a problem. Thanks to the Scaler team for teaching how large-scale systems are built. Other than that, thanks to all the instructors for teaching structures & algorithms, backend development and for teaching me recursion, concurrency, and Redis. This program has also made me strong in computer fundamentals (CN, DBMS & OS). Lastly, I would like to thank the recruiter team for arranging interviews with the companies.
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    Total fee: Rs 2.5L inclusive of GST. You also get scholarships upto Rs 25,000 and super affordable EMI options. Try the course for the first 2 weeks - full money-back guarantee if you choose to withdraw.
    With scholarship & EMI options, your payment can be as low as Rs 7,200 per month - that's like your monthly grocery bill!
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    Scholarship Options
    Way of getting exciting scholarships at Scaler Academy
    1. Get up to INR 25,000 as scholarship basis your performance in the 30 minutes entrance test! If you secure the scholarship and also opt for EMI payment, then you can pay as little as ₹7,200 per month to sign up for Scaler Academy!

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Scaler Academy offers a structured, flexible and guided learning program for software engineers to accelerate their career. This program is open for all software engineers irrespective of the # of years of work experience or their current place of work.
    Our features are:
    1. Structured curriculum that covers CS Fundamentals and System Design via a project based approach. This curriculum has been industry-vetted and reverse-engineered by analysing what it takes to be a great engineer
    2. Live classes that are held twice a week, with the timings determined by students in the batch
    3. Tutors who have built scalable systems in the past and understand the real-life importance of DSA and System Design, not just interview-relevant material
    4. Quick doubt resolution from our 100+ Teaching Assistants
    5. Aspirational peer group and access to ScalerChat, our internal communication tool wherein you can collaborate with others on projects, get authentic interview experiences and share job-referrals
    6. Flexible curriculum that help you continue learning despite your hectic work schedule. We provide recorded lectures to view later and also allow you to move between batches at NO cost
    7. Career support - we provide job opportunities via our 100+ employer partners, mock interview services and career planning services
    Software engineers with any number of years of experience can choose to join Scaler Academy. Applicants currently in college (1st, 2nd, 3rd or final year of college) could consider to join Scaler Edge, our college student focused product. Please visit www.scaler.com/edge for more detail
    Live classes are normally held 2 times a week, with the exact class days and timings being determined by the batch. However, given all learners would be software engineers that are currently working, the classes would be held in the late evening or night on weekdays and any suitable time over the weekends.
    All lectures are recorded and you will have access to the recordings after the lecture is completed.
    The program has a fixed schedule, during which you would attend live-lectures with a dedicated instructor, Teaching Assistant, and personal mentor. 15 hour weekly commitment is required for the duration of the program in order to achieve positive results.
    As a software engineer/programmer, one should understand the core concepts of data handling. Understanding data structures and algorithms will benefit candidates in coding interviews, as they will be able to write efficient code to handle the data presented by the interviewer/interviewers. They can write code in any programming language with minimal effort
    Product companies worldwide screen applicants based on their grasp of data structures and algorithms. Aside from getting through to product-based companies, the application of data structures and algorithms in the tech world is huge. DSA has been the core of computer programming from the beginning and has been the building block of the software development process, it is incorporated into all of the important languages. The efficiency of software development depends on the choice of an appropriate data structure and algorithm
    There are a number of coding languages with data structures. Among them, C++ and Java stand out for their ease in using DSA. Python, Javascript are some other notable languages to learn data structures
    The key to mastering DSA is to practice as many problems as possible and do so consistently. We provide a pool of problems focused on data structures and algorithms to help you practice as much as you want, stay consistent, and track your progress. Establishing a solid foundation is crucial so staying patient and continuing the pace of learning will eventually pay off
    Yes, all sections start at the same time but end at different times, depending on the duration of the course for that section. The Advanced section ends in 31 weeks, the Intermediate section ends in 39 weeks and the Beginner section ends in 47 weeks. Please note that the upcoming November batch would not accept applicants for the Beginner section. It would only accept applicants for the Intermediate and Advanced sections.
    Your eligibility for the Beginner, Intermediate or Advanced section is decided basis an entrance test.
    Depending on which section you are allotted, the duration of the course could range from 31 weeks to 47 weeks. This translates to 7 months to 11 months.
    Our tutors would teach you the concepts mentioned in the course curriculum and would take live classes 3 times a week. There would be different tutors teaching different topics
    Our tutors have built scalable systems in the past and understand the real-life importance of DSA and System Design, not just interview-relevant material. They have hands-on, real-life experience and don't just have theoretical knowledge. For more detail on our tutors, please visit www.scaler.com/academy
    We have 100+ Teaching Assistants that would solve your doubts in prompt-manner. These doubts could be related to the class content or regarding the assignments.
    Teaching Assistants (TAs) work closely with the tutors to help students with their assignments and homework. They answer students' doubts via chat and video call. You would interact with TA's regularly outside of the live-class sessions to get more hands-on problem solving experience.
    Teaching Assistants (TAs) mostly come from strong problem-solving backgrounds. They can be from a range of experiences but share a common interest towards coding and teaching alike.
    2 Teaching Assistants (TAs) are allotted per batch of 40-50 students. This ensures each student gets enough time with their TA and gets their queries resolved instantly.
    When a student has a doubt, he/she would raise a 'Help Request'. This 'Help Request' would be circulated within the peer group first in order to foster a sense of giving back and create a sense of community. In parallel, the Teaching Assistant is also alerted with regards to this 'Help Request'. The doubt can then be either clarified via the peer group or via the Teaching Assistants via text or via video call. If a video call is done, the Teaching Assistant can also share his/her screen to resolve the issue and help you understand the concept better. These video calls are done 1:1.
    The test will comprise of Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs) on the following topics:
    1. Logical reasoning and aptitude
    2. Basic mathematics (topics like permutation and combinations, probability etc.)
    3. Basic time complexity analysis
    4. Questions on figuring out the outputs of small code snippets (in any of C++/Java/Python)
    Yes! We have designed the test so that it can be easily taken on mobile as well. However for best results, we would advise you to take the test in a quiet setting with minimal disruptions.
    No, you do not need any special preparation for this test.
    However, if you would like, you could brush up on simple concepts like arrangement, derangement, and a few simple aptitude questions. For time complexity analysis and code comprehension questions, you could choose to practice questions like :
    1. https://www.interviewbit.com/problems/whilecmpl/
    2. https://www.interviewbit.com/problems/nestedcmpl2/
    3. https://www.interviewbit.com/problems/array2d/
    4. https://www.interviewbit.com/problems/whilecmpl/
    Mentors provide personalized advice on your career. They also help you with mock interviews, help with your resume and provide career advice. Mentors do 1:1 video calls with you for 30-60 mins each for each session. It is advisable to do 2 mentor sessions every month.
    Our mentors mostly work at tier 1 product companies and would be experienced software professionals. For more information, please visit www.scaler.com/mentor
    Based on your background, we offer a few mentors for you to choose from at the beginning of the course. You could choose 1 mentor of your choice from this pool. We try to ensure that your mentor is relatable to your background.
    We would entertain a request to change a mentor, but a change in mentor is done only on a case-by-case basis.
    We provide three kinds of placement support:
    1) Through our network with hundreds of employer partners, we would arrange for you to have access to job opportunities in order to accelerate your career or change companies.
    2) Our student, tutor and mentor community frequently posts job opportunities from their network as well, via ScalerChat (please visit www.scaler.com/mentor for details)
    3) Preparation assistance via mock interviews, resume reviews etc
    With the right teaching, curriculum and guidance, we are confident you will achieve your goals.
    Yes! We strive to help you prepare for your job interviews via mock interviews. Mock interviews can be done in two parts:
    1) Students can choose to do mock interviews with their mentors (as mentioned in the 'Mentor' section of these FAQs).
    2) We would connect you with a working professional in the company in which you would be interviewing. This would help you get in-depth knowledge of the company and do a more focused mock-interview to get prepared.
    Our employer partners range from technology MNCs (Multinational Corporations) to fast-growing startups to companies in the financial services space. Please visit www.scaler.com/mentor to learn more about where our alumni are placed.
    Employers hire for a wide variety of roles, including full-stack engineering and backend-engineering across a range of work experience. We would be careful to ensure that you apply to companies that match your qualifications and strengths.
    Employers typically hire engineers all through the year, depending on their requirements. When employers do approach us, we would make the opportunity visible to students in the batch. Students are welcome to apply for opportunities that interest them. Each opportunity would have a test associated with it and students would be referred based on their performance in these tests and other factors like attendance and their problem-solving percentage.
    The total tuition fee including GST is INR 2.5L. With EMI, this can drop as low as ~INR 7,200/month (equivalent to your monthly grocery bill!)
    Yes!
    Way of getting exciting scholarships at Scaler Academy
    Get up to INR 25,000 as scholarship basis your performance in the 30 minutes entrance test! If you secure the scholarship and also opt for EMI payment, then you can pay as little as INR 7,200 per month to sign up for Scaler Academy!
    Yes! Via our NBFC partners, we provide a range of EMI options, from zero-interest EMI options (upto 12 months) and longer tenure loans of 24 months and 36 months. The longer tenure loans of 24 months and 36 months will include the interest cost.
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