Python Backend Programming

Full-time | 12 Months | Remote

Ready to start your coding journey?

Explore the power of Python and become a Backend Developer – a highly sought-after profession in the digital industry. Here, you’ll not only learn the basics but also how to build impressive web applications and APIs in the Python and Django ecosystem.


The course is entirely free with a Bildungsgutschein (education voucher) from the Arbeitsagentur or Jobcenter! 

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Course Details
& Requirements

01 | Start Dates
13.08.2024 (English)
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02 | Cost
Free participation with Bildungsgutschein (education voucher)
03 | Requirements
No coding experience necessary
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04 | Duration
10 months +
2 month internship
05 | Location
Everywhere in Germany – courses are online
06 | Language
English – minimum level B1
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Here’s what awaits you

As a Python Backend Programmer, you get to use your technical expertise and creativity: Code interactive web applications, automate tasks and processes, and learn everything there is to know about cloud computing. After completing the course, you’ll have the opportunity to venture into entrepreneurship or explore numerous job offers in the thriving digital industry. Your dream job is right around the corner!

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Java or Python – which language suits you better?

Java and Python are two of the world’s most popular programming languages. However, they differ in their approaches and usage – Java is very robust and platform-independent, while Python is known for its simplicity, readability, and versatility. Want to discover which programming language fits you best? Take our free quiz and find out!

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Hands-on curriculum

With our hands-on curriculum, you can launch your coding career in just 12 months. The best part: Our limited class sizes ensure an optimal learning experience.

01 | Digital Literacy

Get started with information and communication technology, web development, and work hands-on with industry standard tools.

02 | Python

Learn how to design and build web-applications and APIs using Python and its ecosystem.

01 | Databases

Learn how to query for data with SQL, change existing data and use the learned database concepts within the context of Python.

02 | Django Framework

Learn how to create web applications using the Django framework for Python.

03 | APIs and Cloud Services

Learn the basics of APIs, discover the concept of cloud computing, and work with various cloud computing providers (AWS, GCP).

01 | Final Projects

Unleash your creativity! Apply what you have learned by developing a real-world project and showcasing it to companies.

01 | Agile Project Management
02 | German & English Classes
03 | Mentoring
04 | Hackatons

Career & Benefits

To help you jumpstart your career, we don’t just teach you how to build web applications and APIs. We offer you a full-service experience that includes educational guidance, professional coaching, tutoring, and free tools.


Career Services

Our wonderful career success team is here to support you every step of the way, ensuring a smooth transition into the professional world. Whether you need help with applications or job searches, we’ve got you covered. 

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We encourage our participants to learn from each other and provide mutual support. If you’re up for it, we offer you the opportunity to become a paid tutor for your fellow students and help them with their learning.

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Mentoring & Coaching

Our counsellors are there to help you overcome obstacles if you ever feel demotivated or need advice and encouragement throughout your journey.

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Online Tools & Hardware

With DCI, you get access to tools and services worth over €200,000 – for free! This includes a laptop, along with all the software used in the courses.

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If you are unemployed and registered with the Agentur für Arbeit or Jobcenter, the course can be 100% funded through a Bildungsgutschein (education voucher). 

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DCI Alumni at Work

I used to work in Gastronomy and as a Taxi driver so it was very exciting for me to learn everything from scratch to become a full-stack developer. The DCI has completely changed my life in a very good and bright way.

Sandeep K. Web Developer at bokonet GmbH

My childhood dream of becoming a Developer was fulfilled by doing a course at DCI. Today I am backend developer at Blinkist and I couldn’t be happier.

Jose Backend Developer at Blinkist

I studied Sociology, then Agricultural studies, but I left both universities. I guess now I just found the best combination of social, technical, and meaningful job ever. I would encourage all women out there to learn Web Development. This whole tech industry urgently needs the social spirit of women.

Adrienn T. Accessibility & Usability Expert at T-Systems Multimedia Solutions


Yes, Python is a high-paying skill. Its widespread use in various industries, coupled with its versatility and readability, has led to a strong demand for Python Developers, resulting in competitive salaries. Junior Python Backend Developers typically earn between €44.375 and €52.000. 

Yes, Python is one of the most user-friendly programming languages, especially for beginners. The clear syntax, extensive documentation, versatile applications, and a supportive community make it easy to get started. Python’s widespread use in various industries makes it an attractive choice for learners.

With the Python programming language, you can – among other things – develop websites and games, analyse data, engage in machine learning, build desktop applications, and even develop tools for cybersecurity. The versatility of Python makes it a key language for developers in various fields.

No prior knowledge is required to participate in our course. If you speak English (certified minimum level B1) and have an interest in learning how to build web applications and APIs, you are more than welcome to attend!

You can take part in our courses for free with a Bildungsgutschein (education voucher) from the Agentur für Arbeit or Jobcenter. They cover all costs while you give your career a fresh boost. 


Not sure if you qualify for the voucher? Our experts from career counselling are here to help and will assist you with the process free of charge.

All of our courses, including Python Backend Programming, are certified according to AZAV standards (Accreditation and Registration Ordinance for Employment Promotion). This certification is a quality seal for educational institutions, confirming that the quality standards for vocational training and employment support are met.

Ready to launch your future-proof career?

Enrol in our certified Python course today!

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