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Virtual Internship Program


Program Overview

SmartBridge and Google have teamed up to create an outcome-driven skilling effort that will train 2000+ educators and 5000 students on  android application development in Kotlin programming. This program has been recognised by AICTE for delivery as a virtual internship program to all higher education students in India.

Program will be executed in two phases, phase-1 is to teach the educators on android skills and application lifecycle management and qualify them as "Mentor on Campus" to drive the phase-2 of the program in campus called virtual internship program. The virtual internship program is 100+ Hrs. experiential learning program containing hands-on bootcamps, courses, learning resources and project work.

Successful learners will be receiving the virtual internship completion certificate. Also, they will get an opportunity to join the Google developer community in India.

Android Basics in Kotlin

Welcome to Android Basics in Kotlin! In this course, you'll learn the basics of building Android apps with the Kotlin programming language. Along the way, you'll develop a collection of apps to start your journey as an Android developer.

This course will help prepare you for the Associate Android Developer certification exam. Earning this certification will be a definitive step on your path to a career as an Android developer.


Faculty Development Program


As demand for skilled Android developers increases in the job marketplace, there is an even greater need for educators to train the next generation of Android developers. That is why we created these resources to help support and empower educators.

  • 30 Hrs of experiential learning
  • Experience android application development in Kotlin
  • Understand App development life cycle
  • Receive verifiable certificate of completion
  • Become google recognized educator


Top performing faculty will be awarded with global certificate of recognition as "Mentor on Campus" and they will be supporting the students enrolled in virtual internship program from thier respective campus.

Training curriculum
  • Step-by-Step procedure to develop mobile application
  • Confirming the idea & market research - using Mural
  • Wireframe design - using Figma
  • Technology Architecture
  • Introduction to Agile Project Management & SCRUM
  • Hands-on - Android Basics with Kotlin
  • Explore Google AI / Machine Learning Services
  • Integrate AI / ML API's in mobile apps

Program schedule

Program Launch : 6 June 2022

FDP Registration Ends on : 8th July 2022

FDP Starts on : 11th July 2022

FDP Ends on : 21st July 2022

Certificate Distribution by: 28th July 2022

Faculty Development Program Journey

Virtual Internship Learning Journey

Frequently Asked Questions

1. Who can participate in an educator’s development program ? 2. Is there any entry fee ? 3. How will the 6 day training be organized ? 4. Will there be any guidance provided during application development ? 5. Can I enroll students in this program ?
6. What is a virtual internship program ? 7. Can I participate in a team ? 8. How will I connect with my mentor ? 9. Do I get a certificate ?