On 8th December 2022, The National Skill Development Corporation of India, International (NSDCI) and eduCLaaS signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to show commitment towards delivering inclusive digital skilling among youth in India for a more sustainable future. The signing was taken place within the NSDCI headquarters held at New Delhi, India.
The partnership allows eduCLaaS to provide post-graduate programmes to incubate future-ready digital talents with work-integrated CLaaS® aligned with NSDCI’s purpose to promote and empower technology-based skill learning and training among the learners.
CLaaS® delivers Competency Learning as a Service to bridge the digital skills gap with competency-based curriculum, work-based learning pedagogy, and blended work2learn journey. CLaaS® courses have received accreditations from education regulatory bodies and over 100 international universities. In collaboration with NSDCI, eduCLaaS will equip learners with advanced tools and best practices relevant in the digital economy with a focus to prepare youth for the future of work.
Sharing about this MoU signing, Mr Ved Mani Tewari, MD of NDSCI, said “It is a path-breaking opportunity and arrangement with eduCLaaS to bring affordable, quality international degree to the youth in the country.”
Acknowledged the importance of digital transformation and excited about the partnership with NSDCI, eduCLaaS’ CEO, Mr Leslie Loh said “The public-private partnership aims to incubate future-ready digital talents with our work-integrated CLaaS® for seamless induction into in-demand digital jobs”
eduCLaaS is a Pan-Asia Digital Skilling Platform which aims to deliver talent and enterprise growth with CLaaS® for inclusive digital economy transformation. We connect higher education students, working adults, enterprises, employers, and post-secondary institutions for digital upskilling, digital career induction, and digital workforce development.
CLaaS® delivers Competency Learning as a Service to bridge the digital skills gap with competency-based curriculum, work-based learning pedagogy and blended work2learn journey. CLaaS® courses have received accreditations from education regulatory bodies and over 100 international universities.
eduCLaaS, with a network of 100+ campuses, has served over 50,000+ learners, and 2000+ enterprises across Asia with CLaaS®.
Find out more about eduCLaaS at https://www.educlaas.com/
About The National Skill Development Corporation of India (NSDC)
National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC) is a not-for-profit public limited company incorporated on July 31, 2008, under section 25 of the Companies Act, 1956 (corresponding to section 8 of the Companies Act, 2013). NSDC was set up by Ministry of Finance as Public Private Partnership (PPP) model. The Government of India through Ministry of Skill Development & Entrepreneurship (MSDE) holds 49% of the share capital of NSDC, while the private sector has the balance 51% of the share capital.
NSDC aims to promote skill development by catalyzing creation of large, quality and for-profit vocational institutions. Further, the organisation provides funding to build scalable and profitable vocational training initiatives. Its mandate is also to enable support system which focuses on quality assurance, information systems and train the trainer academies either directly or through partnerships. NSDC acts as a catalyst in skill development by providing funding to enterprises, companies and organizations that provide skill training. It also develops appropriate models to enhance, support and coordinate private sector initiatives. The differentiated focus on 37 sectors under NSDC’s purview and its understanding of their viability will make every sector attractive to private investment.
Find out more about NSDC at https://nsdcindia.org/