CreateSchema - Amazon Personalize


Creates an Amazon Personalize schema from the specified schema string. The schema you create must be in Avro JSON format.

Amazon Personalize recognizes three schema variants. Each schema is associated with a dataset type and has a set of required field and keywords. You specify a schema when you call CreateDataset .

For more information on schemas, see Datasets and Schemas.

Request Syntax

{ "name": "string", "schema": "string" }

Request Parameters

The request accepts the following data in JSON format.


The name for the schema.

Type: String

Length Constraints: Minimum length of 1. Maximum length of 63.

Pattern: ^[a-zA-Z0-9][a-zA-Z0-9\-_]*

Required: Yes


A schema in Avro JSON format.

Type: String

Length Constraints: Maximum length of 10000.

Required: Yes

Response Syntax

{ "schemaArn": "string" }

Response Elements

If the action is successful, the service sends back an HTTP 200 response.

The following data is returned in JSON format by the service.


The Amazon Resource Name (ARN) of the created schema.

Type: String

Length Constraints: Maximum length of 256.

Pattern: arn:([a-z\d-]+):personalize:.*:.*:.+



Provide a valid value for the field or parameter.

HTTP Status Code: 400


The limit on the number of requests per second has been exceeded.

HTTP Status Code: 400


The specified resource already exists.

HTTP Status Code: 400

See Also

For more information about using this API in one of the language-specific AWS SDKs, see the following: