Layne  Fadel

Layne Fadel


How to become a Microsoft Learn Student Ambassador (MLSA)

doesn’t matter if you are a fresher or a final year bachelor’s student or a master’s student, you can apply ! All you need is passion for technology.

By enrolling in Microsoft student ambassadors program (earlier Microsoft student partner), you can -

  1. Upskill yourself by Microsoft courses, get mentored by Microsoft professionals, earn badges and certificates.
  2. Host events, workshops and hackathons at your college, teach people how to code and become a LEADER.
  3. Network with global community.

I got to know about this program last year (2020) in early may and by 12th of may, I completed and submitted my application. I got selection mail on 7th August.

Right now, I am in my final year of engineering.


  • Microsoft swags and goodies
  • USD150 monthly Azure credits
  • Office 365, Visual Studio Enterprise, Techsmith Snagit and Camtasia softwares for free.
  • MTC certification exam vouchers and LinkedIn learning free for 6 months.
  • Mentorship and networking with Microsoft professionals.
  • and much more !

Excited ? Apply now !


  1. Visit their official website, click on ‘Apply Now’ and Sign up.
  2. Application form consists of basic information, written sample, technology skills, resume and a short video introduction.
  3. Make a video explaining your passion for technology and why you want to join the program. Upload it on YouTube (or Google drive).
  4. [My video for reference]
  5. Fill the form and submit.


  • You can fill the application form throughout the year. New students are accepted into the program quarterly.
  • After submitting, you can edit your application until it goes to the review state by Microsoft. You’ll learn about the deadline date while filling the application form.
  • Do not skip filming the video; it increases your chance of getting selected !

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How to become a Microsoft Learn Student Ambassador (MLSA)