Women-Only Coding Bootcamps 2020

“You can’t be what you can’t see”.

Chances are, you might not know other women who are learning to code or want to become a developer.

You need all the support that you can get when you make a career change, so check out the women-only or gender-diverse programs below for supportive environments with plenty of role models.


Ada Developers Academy

Location: Seattle, US
Cost: FREE

Ada Developers Academy offers a 6-month tuition-free program teaching full-stack web development. The program welcomes women and gender diverse people (More info here). After, you will complete a 5-month internship at a partner company for a stipend. The admissions process is highly selective, and only 8% of applicants get in.

*Applicants have to be eligible to work in the US without sponsorship.


Location: Barcelona, Kuala Lumpur, Online
Cost: €7,800 (partial scholarships available)
* Get 10% off your tuition using our code: WWD-AM1

CodeOp is a 11-week all-women coding bootcamp in Barcelona, Kuala Lumpur or online. Learn JavaScript and Node.js. You’ll also get to build using the latest technologies, including HTML/CSS, React, Node.js, Redis, Elasticsearch, Git, Docker, and Amazon Web Services.

You can get 10% off your tuition cost by using our code WWD-AM1!

Hackbright Academy

Location: San Francisco, USA or Online
Cost: $9900 USD

Hackbright Academy runs a competitive, 12-week software engineering program where you will learn the fundamentals of computer science in addition to modern web development. The immersive bootcamp program includes labs and lectures.

Due to COVID-19, Hackbright is offering discounted remote classes.


Location: Kenya
Cost: $5100

AkiraChix is a center for excellence and believes that access to education and training is of paramount importance for young women to support them in moving out of the vicious cycle of low-skills, low-productivity, and low-wage employment and as a pathway to bridging the gender gap in the Information Technology industry. codeHive is a project-based learning program that aims to develop capacity in Mobile App Development (Java, Android), HTML/CSS and JavaScript (React Js), Python/Django, and more! Every young woman admitted to the codeHive program receives financial assistance that allows them to go through the program.


North America

University of Denver

Location: Denver, Colorado

Designed for working women who can’t quit their job for a full-time program. Learn in-demand full-stack coding skills specific to the Denver market. You will be in an empowering classroom environment, taught by talented women in the tech industry and surrounded by like-minded peers. You don’t need any programming experience and will complete the course in 6 months.


Location: San Francisco, New York City, & Salt Lake City
Cost: $4000 (without childcare) or $4500 (with childcare)

MotherCoders is a tech training program that was designed by moms, for moms. Learn the skills you need to get started in your tech career. Students will attend class every Saturday for 9 weeks and expected to spend 6-8 hours on homework. They are currently launching a pilot program in Salt Lake City. If you’re interested in joining their pilot program, you can fill out their survey here.


23 Code Street

Location: London, UK
Cost: £1750 or £600 for online courses
23 Code Street offers a part-time Web Development Foundation for women in London. For every student in London, 23 Code Street empowers a woman in India with digital skills.null


TechLadies Bootcamp

Location: Singapore
Cost: 550 SGD

This is a 12-week program to teach women to become professional developers. You’re expected to dedicate 15-hours/week on the course. Part of the application process is to build a personal website with Ruby on Rails. Never fear, you can attend to pre-bootcamp workshops and clinics to help you with the process.

Is there a women-only coding bootcamp that’s missing? Contact us today, so we can add it to the list!

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Hi, I'm Jenny. I'm a developer with 3 years of experience. Welcome to the most supportive community for female developers!

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