NIIT Limited has entered into a partnership with Sushant University to offer their upcoming batches of Bachelors in Computer Applications (BCA) and Bachelors in Technology (BTech) in Computer Science specializations in Banking & Finance and StackRoute – Full Stack Product engineering respectively.
The partnership aims to deliver Future Ready programs to improve learning and employability for fresh graduates and empower them with the necessary skills, to become Day 1 job ready Industry professionals.
Speaking on the partnership, Abhishek Arora, EVP and Business Head, Skills and Careers Business, NIIT Ltd. said, “The future ready programs have been introduced by NIIT with a profound understanding of the changing job roles in today’s fast-paced economy. Through this strategic tie-up with Sushant University, we aim to provide relevant skill sets to aspiring graduates and make them job ready professionals, meeting the talent requirements of the industry.”
The students opting for BCA and BTech in Computer Science at Sushant University in admission year 2021, will have an option to enrol for these specializations which will be delivered during the 2nd and 3rd year of their degrees. The specialization programs will be delivered virtually to learners via interactive instructor-led sessions. The sessions are led by qualified industry professionals and experienced faculty at NIIT, imparting hands-on learning techniques, industry exposure and job training. Additionally, it includes webinars with Industry professionals in every semester of the degree.
Prof. Sudipto Sarkar, Dean School of Engineering & Technology, Sushant University said, “At Sushant university, we are focused towards providing specialized courses to students that help them advance in their career. We are delighted to enter into a partnership with NIIT, to introduce programs that will prepare the students towards challenging global career opportunities and make them day 1 job ready professionals.”
Duration for the Banking & Finance specialization for BCA students is around 300 hours split across 2 semesters, while the StackRoute– Full Stack Product Engineering specialization, a Full Stack Development program for BTech students is for 800+ hours split across 3 semesters. On successful completion of the programs, the learners will be provided with full placement assurance and receive certificates from NIIT.