IBM Applied AI Professional Certificate


IBM Applied AI is a free collection of courses that allow you to explore the world of artificial intelligence, learning from experienced instructors at IBM. This certificate will equip you with the essential knowledge and skills to work as an AI developer and gain an edge in your career.

Subjects Covered:

  • Understand the definition of AI, its applications, and use cases
  • Explain terms like machine learning, deep learning, and neural networks
  • Create AI chatbots and virtual assistants without any programming
  • Build AI-powered solutions using IBM Watson AI services, APIs, and Python
  • Apply computer vision techniques using Python, OpenCV, & Watson and develop custom image classification models and deploy them to the Cloud

Course Features:

  • Professional Certificate – 6 course series
  • Beginner level, no previous experience necessary
  • Flexible schedule: 3 months at 10 hours a week, learn at your own pace
  • Shareable certificate upon completion
  • English subtitles available (also available in Arabic and 8 more languages)
  • Learn online, 100% online, no need to attend classes in person
  • Exclusive access to career resources upon completion
  • Resume review and personalized feedback
  • Practice skills with interactive tools and mock interviews

Key Learning Outcomes:

By the end of this course, you will:

  • Gain expertise in artificial intelligence, machine learning, and Python programming
  • Acquire skills to build AI chatbots, virtual assistants, and AI-powered solutions using IBM Watson AI services
  • Develop proficiency in computer vision techniques and custom image classification models deployment
  • Understand the applications and use cases of AI in various industries

Target Audience:

This Professional Certificate is designed for individuals seeking to kickstart their career in artificial intelligence, including:

  • Students
  • Developers
  • Technology consultants


Upon completion of the IBM Applied AI Professional Certificate, learners will receive an employer-recognized certificate from IBM. As an additional bonus, if learners apply and are accepted into one of the eligible online degree programs, they can earn college credit for completing this Professional Certificate.