Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD) and the Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship (MSDE) are coming together with path-breaking initiatives to integrate academics with the industry. They conducted events to bring academy and industry together, making youth ready with future skills and to get the students quipped with skills and vocational training.
As we are approaching the year 2020, let us look back on some of the events that took place in 2019.
Future skills and jobs: Why colleges have to focus on work-integrated learning?
The future of work is getting more technology-driven with collaborative, cross-functional job roles. Therefore, colleges have to prepare their students with digital skills to be prepared for future job roles. Dr. Sandhya Chintala, Executive Director, IT-ITeS Sector Skills Council NASSCOM (SSC NASSCOM), shares insights on why skills acquire supreme importance with the ability to do and perform. Read more
MESC and MHRD announce new job-oriented degree programs in Media and Entertainment sector at Manthan 2019
Manthan, a pathbreaking initiative by Media Sector Skill Council (MESC) in collaboration with MHRD was held at Ramoji Film City, Hyderabad on 23rd September 2019. he awareness workshop was on higher education options for job-oriented, industry-integrated Degree courses. The workshop was attended hundreds of participants and was graced by the presence of many dignitaries including Mr. Subhash Ghai as the chief guest. Read more
Youth to get equipped for the future with NASSCOM Future Skills
A higher education summit organized by IT-ITES Sector Skill Council NASSCOM, for the very first time in collaboration with MHRD. The main objective of the summit was to bring awareness about future skills among the non-engineering colleges that offer courses like B.A, B.Com, and B.Sc. Read more