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The Microsoft Learn Cloud Skills Challenge is a dynamic and engaging platform designed to empower individuals with the knowledge and expertise needed to excel in the ever-evolving world of technology.

  • This initiative, hosted by Microsoft Learn, offers a series of curated challenges tailored to various skill levels and interests, ranging from cloud computing and data analytics to artificial intelligence and machine learning.
  • Through these challenges, participants have the opportunity to delve into Microsoft's suite of tools and platforms, including Azure, AI, Power BI, Microsoft Fabric, and more.
  • Whether you're a seasoned professional looking to upskill or a newcomer eager to embark on a learning journey, there's something for everyone in the Microsoft Skills Challenge.

Microsoft Learn Skills Challenge

AI Skills Challenge: Azure OpenAI

The AI Skills Challenge takes you on a transformative journey where you'll learn to craft powerful AI solutions from the ground up. Go beyond the basics of Azure Machine Learning and delve into cutting-edge technologies that are revolutionizing various industries.

Microsoft Fabric

Key Skills You'll Master:

  • Building Comprehensive AI Solutions: This challenge equips you with the expertise to construct robust AI solutions on the Azure platform. You'll learn to leverage the power of Azure Machine Learning and explore its functionalities for building intelligent models.
  • Crafting Rich Search Experiences: Unlock the potential of AI Search to create intuitive and insightful search experiences. Users will be empowered to uncover the valuable information they need quickly and efficiently.
  • Developing Generative AI Apps: This challenge takes you a step further by introducing the fascinating world of generative AI. You'll learn how to harness the power of large language models and seamlessly integrate them with your enterprise data, paving the way for innovative applications.
  • Bringing it All Together in Copilot Studio: Copilot Studio becomes your central hub for bringing your AI creations to life. Here, you'll utilize AI Search and AI Document Intelligence to streamline development and deployment, ensuring your solutions deliver impactful results.

Complete the Azure OpenAI challenge and become eligible to earn a free Microsoft Certification exam

When the Challange will start

The Microsoft Learn AI Skills Challenge for Azure OpenAI has already started on

  • March 19, 2024, at 4:00 PM (16:00) UTC, running through April 19, 2024, at 4:00 PM (16:00) UTC.


Upon successful completion of one challenge within the Microsoft Learn AI Skills Challenge, participants become eligible for a complimentary Microsoft Certification exam.

How to Join?

As part of the registration process, providing a valid email address is essential. Microsoft will use this email to send you important information about claiming your free Microsoft Certification exam once you've successfully completed the challenge.

Microsoft Learn Skills Challenge: Azure OpenAI

Terms and Conditions

It's important to note the following details and terms:

General Conditions

  • You can only claim this free exam offer once, regardless of how many challenges you complete.
  • This offer allows you to take one (1) specific Microsoft Certification exam at a Pearson Vue testing center or online by June 24, 2024.
  • The Azure OpenAI Challenge is aligned with the AI-102 Designing and Implementing a Microsoft Azure AI Solution.
  • While there are no prerequisites to take the exam itself, you'll need to meet the Microsoft Certification requirements to earn the official certification.

Offer Validity & Restrictions:

  • This offer is valid from April 26, 2024, to June 24, 2024, and includes both booking and taking the exam. The deadline cannot be extended.
  • The offer is non-transferable and cannot be redeemed for cash, credit, or a refund.


  • You must be 14 years of age or older to participate.
  • This offer is void in Belarus, Cuba, Iran, North Korea, Russia, Syria, Crimea, and where prohibited by law.

Support and Asssistance

  • For any support-related inquiries or issues, participants can reach out to challengesupport@microsoft.com. The support team commits to responding within three business days.
  • You can reach me out on LinkedIn if you need any assisatnce.

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