MCSD Universal Windows Platform (MCSD)

Demonstrate your expertise at planning the designing and implementing of Universal Windows Platform apps that offer a compelling user experience, leverage other services and devices, and use best coding practices to enhance maintainability.

Earning an MCSD: Universal Windows Platform certification will qualify you for such jobs as software developer and quality engineer.

To earn this certification you must pass the following exams:

  • Exam 483: !MS-20483
  • Exam 354: Universal Windows Platform – App Architecture and UX/UI
  • Exam 355: Universal Windows Platform – App Data, Services, and Coding Patterns

*Exam 483 validates programming skills in the C# language. By passing this exam, you will earn a Microsoft Specialist certification.


This MCSD certification requires you to show continued ability to perform in your chosen solution area by completing a recertification exam every two years.