Mate Academy, a product EdTech startup with a mission to help 1 million people worldwide build their careers in IT. The team at Mate Academy challenges educational processes in Ukraine and the world, changing the pattern that obtaining an IT profession from scratch is nearly impossible ? The company’s product is a technological, gamified, AI-friendly LMS platform where students learn IT specialties. Mate Academy’s uniqueness lies in free education leading to employment. Students pay 12% of their salary for 3 years only after getting a job. That’s why Mate Academy’s educational program prepares students to meet the needs & requirements of the job market. 90% of those who complete the company’s training land jobs in IT. Currently, Mate Academy’s graduates constitute 1% of IT specialists in Ukraine.