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Alibaba Cloud Academic Empowerment Program (AAEP)
Bringing digital intelligence to academic institutions worldwide.
Alibaba Cloud for Professors & Students
  • Special offering for students with cloud resources and learning resources.
  • Educator Cloud curriculum accreditation and experimental resources
  • Joint innovation & research program
  • Academic customized learning solution and digital campus

Student Development

Students at member institutions will receive multiple forms of support from Alibaba Cloud, including free servers, free training & certification, AI Competition opportunities and access to leadership programs.Apply Now>

Student Server

  • • Free ECS for Students at member institutions

Training and Certification

  • • One Year Alibaba Cloud Academy Membership for Free
  • • 1 ACA Certification for Member Institution Students

Student Ambassador

  • • Additional Resources for Student Advocates
  • • Invitation to local community events

Educator Empowerment

Educators at member institutions will receive multiple forms of support from Alibaba Cloud including free training, educator server, MVP opportunities and hands-on lab.Program Terms & Conditions>


Courseware share and dedicated session for knowledge transfer

Educator Server

Free ECS for educators including 2 Core CPU, 4GB Memory, 80GB ESSD

Alibaba Cloud MVP

Opportunities to join the community of global cloud industry leaders

Hands-on labs

Testing users knowledge through practical laboratory environment work

Researcher Program

Researchers at member institutions will have opportunities to access world-class research resources.Contact us >

Alibaba Innovative Research (AIR)

  • • Financial support, dataset / database management support and other necessary support for innovative research projects
  • • Opportunities to collaborate with Alibaba scientists

Alibaba Research Fellowship (ARF)

  • • Visiting research scholar opportunities at Alibaba Facilities
  • • Datasets and relevant industrial needs in cloud computing scenarios
  • • Financial support for visiting and relevant cost

Alibaba Talent Program (ATP)

  • • Outstanding PhD students opportunities co-supervised by member institutions and Alibaba on research Innovation

Academic Learning Solution

Alibaba Cloud Academy can help institutions establish a customized e-learning platform with Alibaba Cloud training and practice resources. This platform provides more efficient learning management and a more flexible training experience.Contact us >

Alibaba Cloud Academy Facility

  • Take Apsara Clouder online courses
  • Receive professional certifications
  • Practice in an Online Hands-on Environment

Academy Customized Platform

  • Online E-Learning Portal
  • Abundant Training Resource Pool
  • Online Faculty, Student and Course Management

Digital Campus Solutions

  • Cloud Infrastructure Resources
  • Data Collection / Analysis Tools
  • Education Applications