Indian Institute of Information Technology Bhagalpur (IIITBH) signed a Memorandum of Agreement with eduCLaaS Pte Ltd, to jointly offer applied Post-graduate Diploma CLaaS® across India.
CLaaS® delivers Competency Learning as a Service to support digital upskilling for higher education students, working adults, and enterprises in the digital economy. It adopts work-based learning pedagogy with a competency-based curriculum for blended learning journeys that deliver tangible career and business outcomes.
Under the partnership, eduCLaaS at the IIITBH’s campus will deliver Post-Graduate Diploma Programmes in (1) Digital Business Management and (2) Software Engineering and Management. The 2-year programmes are curated for business or IT professionals who want to transition to high-growth future jobs in the digital economy.
Speaking about this collaboration, Prof. Arvind Choubey, Director of IIITBH said: ‘this MoA is signed to promote self-reliant India by starting two PG Diploma Courses in (a) Digital Business Management and (b) Software Engineering and Management from January-2023 jointly with eduClass Pte Ltd, Singapore. I hope that during the agreement, eduCLaas will provide great support and in future, we will start a new innovative certification course which can provide jobs to Indian students. As per the vision of Hon’ble Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modiji the Institute has forwarded its steps for Atma Nirbhar Bharat and Digital India missions. The Institute will train the candidates to generate highly skilled workers and provide 100% job assurance in the companies. Offering such programmes will serve the Institute to reach a new height in the near future and will serve as a role model among the IIITs/NITs/IITs.'
Excited about the partnership, eduCLaaS’ Founder and CEO said: “Traditional classroom-oriented training is time-invasive with high opportunity costs for adult learners and enterprises. Our integrated digital skills acceleration CLaaS® with transformation mentoring delivers workplace digital upskilling with digital transformation outcomes.”
He further added, “We welcome Indian Institute of Information Technology Bhagalpur in joining our Pan-Asia eduCLaaS platform to incubate Glocal (Global yet Local) digital talents ready for growth in the post-Covid digital economy.”
eduCLaaS is a Pan-Asia Digital Learning and Talent 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 a 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®.
About Indian Institute of Information Technology Bhagalpur
Indian Institute of Information Technology Bhagalpur (IIIT Bhagalpur) is one of the 25 IIITs set up by MoE, Govt. of India under the Act of Parliament, IIIT (PPP) Act, 2017, and holds the status of “Institute of National Importance”. The Institute was established in the year of 2017, and currently functioning with B. Tech, M.Tech, and PhD programmes in three branches namely Computer Science and Engineering, Electronics and Communication Engineering, and Mechatronics Engineering. IIIT Bhagalpur has an expertise in the domain of Artificial Intelligence (AI) applications in healthcare, agriculture, drone technology etc. and has done exemplary work in the past. Also, IIIT Bhagalpur has started its Centre of Excellence (CoE) in the domain of Artificial Intelligence and Data Science