Amity University Online, India’s first university entitled to offer online degree programs has announced a strategic partnership with leading global technology company HCLTech.
The collaboration aims to offer five industry-focused specializations at the undergraduate and postgraduate levels, addressing the evolving demands of today’s job market. This initiative is set to empower over 5,000 learners with skills aligned to industry requirements.
Srimathi Shivashankar, Corporate Vice President and Global Head, EdTech Business, HCLTech, said, ” With Career Shaper, HCLTech is dedicated to empowering students with industry-relevant knowledge, bridging the gap between academia and the ever-changing demands of the IT industry.”
“Through this collaboration, we aspire to not only educate but also inspire the next generation of IT professionals, providing them with the tools they need to succeed and contribute meaningfully to the workforce”, Srimathi Shivashankar added.
Amity University Online and HCLTech collaborated to develop specialized programs, integrating industry-relevant curriculum and hands-on training, leveraging Career Shaper, HCLTech’s learning and assessment platform.
Mr. Ajit Chauhan, Chairman, Amity University Online, said: “Through this partnership, we reaffirm our shared dedication to providing students with exceptional educational prospects and meeting the evolving demands of the technology industry.”
“Our ultimate objective with these new specializations is to build a bridge between academic knowledge and industry requirements, offering students a holistic education that seamlessly integrates theory with practical skills”, Ajit Chauhan added.
At the conclusion ‘Last Mile Job Readiness’ program, ensuring graduates are industry ready to be a part of the highly skilled workforce.
This partnership marks a significant step forward in academia-industry collaboration, enabling graduates to enter the workforce fully prepared to drive innovation in the technology and data-driven sectors. To know more about courses click here.