Rest Api Node Typescript

This is a simple REST API with node and express with typescript
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Node.js, postgresql

Getting Started

Setup DB

  1. You need to install PostgreSQL

    • For Windows

      • Install PostgreSQL and set following environment variable C:\Program Files\PostgreSQL\10\bin, C:\Program Files\PostgreSQL\10\lib
    • For Ubuntu

      • Installation sudo apt update sudo apt-get install postgresql postgresql-contrib

      • Manage PostgreSQL service sudo systemctl {status | start | restart | stop} postgresql

  2. rename .env-sample to .env in the file the DB connection string need to be updated according to your credentials. ex : postgres://<YourUserName>:<YourPassword>@localhost:5432/<YourDatabase>

  3. you can find the DB and other details under src/db create a database with the name node-typescript-rest-api and then run/ import the .sql files (extract the sql files from Or you can run npm run seed.

  4. install pm2 globally with npm install -g pm2

Run the app locally

  • git clone

  • npm install

  • npm start - This will start the application and run on port 3000

  • npm run dev - This will start the application in development mode

  • npm run watch & pm2 start ecosystem.config.js to start the application with cluster for scalability

you can change port in .env file check .env-sample

Folder Structure

index.ts          # Application entry point
routes            # Application routes / endpoints
controllers       # Express route controllers for all the endpoints of the app
repositories      # All the database interaction logic is here
db                # DB related files like connection / seed data
handlers          # Common logic
logs              # application logs
middlewares       # express middlewares
models            # DB Models (Postgress)
validators        # API Request object validations


  • CRUD operations for Courses
  • CRUD operations for Lessons
  • REST API Request object validations - Basic
  • Error Logs
  • Setup docs
  • Seeder for DB


  • [ ] JWT login
  • [ ] Unit Testing
  • [x] Postman collections
  • [ ] Improve request Object Validations
  • [ ] Improve Error Messages for request failures
  • [x] Project / DB Setup in Ubuntu - Docs
  • [ ] Security
  • [ ] Hosting

REST Services

The application exposes a few REST endpoints

HTTP GET /api/lessons

HTTP GET /api/lessons/:id

HTTP GET /api/courses

You can use the following code snippet to call the secured endpoint:

fetch("http://localhost:3000/api/courses", {
  method: "GET",
  headers: {
    "Content-Type": "application/json",
  .then((response) => {
    if (response.status === 200) {
      response.json().then((j) => console.log(j));
    } else {
      console.log("ERROR", response.status);
  .catch((error) => console.log(error));

Created & Maintained By

Mani Kiran
Mani Kiran N

Tushar Gupta
Tushar Gupta

Feel free to reach out to me through @nmanikiran if you have any questions or feedback!

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