With an aim to prepare a skilled workforce that would meet the requirements of industries and employers in India and globally, NSDC International Ltd has signed an MoU with Ganpat University. The objective of this MoU is to conceptualise, design and run certificate programs that are aligned with the market requirements.
Eminent persons who attended the event
The MoU signing ceremony was held in the presence of Padma Shri Dr. Ganpat Patel, Ganpat University’s President and Patron-in-Chief, who virtually joined the event, Shri Ved Mani Tiwari, Chief Operating Officer and Officiating CEO, NSDC, Ms. Parul Mahajan, Head – Government Relations and Advocacy, NSDC, Prof. (Dr.) Mahendra Sharma, Pro-Chancellor and Director General Ganpat University, Dr. Amit Patel, Pro Vice-Chancellor and Executive Registrar, Ganpat University, Dr. Rajen Purohit, Deputy Pro Vice-Chancellor, Ganpat University and Dr. Prakash Patel, Health Skill Development, Ganpat University. The event was also graced by trustees Shri Jayantibhai Patel and Shri Sombhai Rayaka.
Objectives of the partnership
This collaboration will encourage and support entrepreneurship through Ganpat University’s EILM-powered program focusing on innovation, entrepreneurship, and venture development. Also, the partnership will facilitate curation and delivery of Training of Trainers (ToT) programs in selected focus areas.
Ganpat University and NSDC International will work together to enhance skilling in specific sectors and jointly launch skill-embedded academic programs certificates, diplomas, degrees and more.
Dr. Ganpat Patel, President and Patron-in-Chief, Ganpat University
“We think out of the box, and for this reason, we strive to create ample opportunities for students and industries, contributing to the cause of the nation’s development. Ganpat University and NSDC International will become great partners in driving meaningful skill development initiatives. He applauded Hon’ble Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi’s vision of ‘Make In India’ and ‘Aatmanirbhar Bharat’, which can be achieved through the collective skills and talent of India’s young people and entrepreneurs.”
Shri Ved Mani Tiwari, Chief Operating Officer and Officiating CEO, NSDC
“NSDC International’s partnership with Ganpat University will go a long way in creating programs that meet the evolving market and employer requirements. Technology is rapidly advancing, and to keep up with these changes, it is imperative that we evolve. Ganpat University’s vision to build a high-tech campus will enable our initiatives and help us develop an effective skilling ecosystem for skill seekers aspiring to work internationally. Our partnership with Ganpat University is pivotal for the Government of India’s Skill India Digital Platform wherein the University will become an awarding partner.”
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NSDC International is enabling the Skill India International objectives to make India a global source for quality talent, provide global job opportunities for resident Indians, provide global career mobility for overseas Indians, and create an internationally benchmarked quality skills ecosystem.