University of Puthisastra is the FIRST Microsoft IT Academy in Cambodia, recognized and authorized by Microsoft Corporation USA. Our premier partnership allows UP to provide you the quality and value you expect. Our Microsoft Certified Trainer (MCT) is experts who have the instructional skills and technical qualifications to deliver the highest quality training. MCT use a combination of lecture, hands-on labs, and case studies to deliver a quality learning experience. Labs and case offer practical experience in the classroom and an opportunity to test your knowledge of the course material. As a result, University of Puthisastra understands how Microsoft technologies fit into real-world IT networking platforms, thereby offering the training experience possible. University of Puthisastra is also a Testing Center, PROMETRIC Authorized and PEARSON VUE where IT specialists can take certification exams.



Whether you are new to the IT industry or are already an IT professional and have decide to upgrade your skills, our IT certifications offer many benefits to IT certified professionals. Being certified is a great way to bring credibility to your skill level, as well as confirm expertise and knowledge in certain areas of technology.


Companies are always looking for individuals with the experience and knowledge to support their needs. Here at University of Puthisastra, we believe in your ability to succeed and advance your career. No matter what you is your previous experience? With IT certifications, your knowledge, experience, and marketability will soar.


University of Puthisastra – Microsoft IT Academy in Cambodia offers a full range of Microsoft offerings, including courses mapping to the following certifications:


  • Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)


Individuals with expertise in a particular Microsoft product can pursue the Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP) credential. MCPs have demonstrated in-depth knowledge of a least one Microsoft Product. The MCP credential provides a helpful first step on the way to other Microsoft technical certifications.


  • Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)


The new Microsoft Certification IT Professional (MCITP) credential lets you highlight your specific area of expertise. Distinguish yourself as an expert in database administration, database development, or business intelligence.


  • Microsoft Certified Professional Developer (MCPD)


The Microsoft Certified Professional Developer (MCPD) credential highlights your job role, featuring your specific area of expertise.


  • Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS)


The Microsoft Certified Specialist credential enables professionals to target specific technologies and distinguish themselves by demonstrating in-depth knowledge and expertise within their area of specialization.


  • Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator (MCSA)


 Candidates for the Microsoft Systems Administrator on Windows Server 2003 (MCSA: Windows Server 2003) verify their knowledge as system administrators of Microsoft Windows operating systems. MCSA certification can help advance your career by confirming that you have the skills necessary to successfully manage and troubleshoot system environments.


  • Microsoft Certified Application Developer (MCAD)


 The Microsoft Certified Application Developer (MCAD) credential provides industry recognition for professional developers who build powerful applications using Microsoft Visual Studio.NET and Web services. Responsibilities include implementing requirements, developing, teting, deploying and maintaining department-level applications components, Web or desktop clients, or back-end data services by using Microsoft tools and technologies.


  • Microsoft Certified Database Administrator (MCDBA)


 The Microsoft Certified Database Administrator (MCDBA) credential is the premier certification for professionals who implement and administer Microsoft SQL Server databases.


  • Microsoft Certified Desktop Support Technician (MCDST)


 The Microsoft Certified Desktop Support Technician (MCDST) credential proves that you have the skills to successfully support end users and to troubleshoot desktop environments running Microsoft Windows.

  • Microsoft Certified Solution Developer (MCSD)


 The Microsoft Certified Solution Developer (MCSD) credential is the premium certification for professionals who design and develop custom business solutions with Microsoft development tools, technologies, and platforms. The credential covers job tasks from analyzing business requirements to maintaining solutions.


  • Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE)


 Candidates for the Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer on Windows Server 2003 (MCSE: Windows Server 2003) verify their ability to analyze the business requirements for information systems solutions, and to design and implement infrastructures based on Windows Server 2003.


  •  Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS)


 The Microsoft Office Specialist program is globally recognized as the standard for demonstrating desktop skills with Microsoft Office suite of business productivity applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access and Outlook) and the Microsoft Project applications. With a Office Specialist certification, thousands of people have demonstrated increased productivity and have proved their ability to utilize the advanced functionality of these Microsoft applications.


  •  Microsoft Business Certification (MBC)


The Microsoft Business Certification program recognizes the skills needed to use the full features and functionality of Microsoft Office programs and the Windows Vista operating system Whether you want to stand out in the job market, improve and simply your organization’s hiring processes, or empower your students to enter the workforce, Microsoft Business Certification demonstrates proven expertise that businesses will depend on.

  •  Microsoft Certified Applications Specialist (MCAS)


 The core Microsoft Office Specialist certification has been upgraded to validate skills with the 2007 Microsoft Office system. The Application Specialist credential target information workers and covers the most popular Microsoft Office products: Word 2007, Excel 2007, PowerPoint 2007, Access 2007 and Outlook 2007.


  •  Microsoft Certified Application Professional (MCAP)


The Application Professional certification is designed to meet the needs of workers utilizing the 2007 Microsoft Office suites to deliver on specific projects and tasks. This credential demonstrates advanced, cross-industry skill and collaboration capabilities. Focus area include managing presentations, managing team collaboration, and supporting organizations.


Summary of Microsoft Certifications




Office 2007 Excel

Office 2007 Outlook

Office 2007 PowerPoint

Office 2007 Access