TalentSprint Launches its First Center of Excellence in Karnataka
Sat, Feb 9, 2013
~ Signs MoU with Sampoorna Institute of Technology and Research, Channapatna~
TalentSprint, a pioneer in creating high performance professionals for the IT and BFSI industry with centers in Chennai, Hyderabad and Bangalore, launched its First “Center of Excellence” in Karnataka at Sampoorna Institute of Technology and Research, Channapatna. TalentSprint signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Sampoorna Institute of Technology and Research at Channapatna in the presence of Dr Sampoorna Naidu, Managing Trustee, Sampoorna Institute of Technology and Research. TalentSprint Center of Excellence brings High–Quality Industry Oriented Training to students on Campus.
TalentSprint, an NSDC Partner Company with equity funding from Nexus Venture Partners, will provide a full suite of employability related courses on Software Testing, Software Engineering and Industry Readiness along with soft skills and aptitude training to students at Sampoorna Institute of Technology and Research. The classes will be delivered in a blended learning mode, leveraging iPEARL, its Virtual Classroom technology. Industry experienced faculty will be training the students on various courses fitting the real world industry requirements and positions every individual to be job ready.
Commenting about this initiative, Santanu Paul, MD and CEO, TalentSprint said, “We are glad to launch our first Center of Excellence in Karnataka. The concept of Center of Excellence has been introduced to create a supply of certified industry professionals matching the needs of the Industry. We have established our Center of Excellence in many colleges across the state of Andhra Pradesh, Tamil Nadu and a number of students have gained from the industry centric training. Our aim is to launch more Center’s of Excellence across South India, thereby facilitating a steady supply of industry ready professionals”.
Dr Sampoorna Naidu, Managing Trustee, Sampoorna Institute of Technology and Research, said, “We are delighted to partner with TalentSprint in setting up Center of Excellence in our College. The Center of Excellence would not only provide the necessary skill sets for the students but would also help in building the much needed ready-to-deploy talent. Through this association we aim to have students readily employable in the next few years”.
TalentSprint has undertaken to train over 500,000 freshers for jobs in IT and Banking by 2020 as a partner of National Skill Development Corporation. In order to facilitate the process of bringing out ‘Industry-ready professionals from the academic institutions’, TalentSprint has introduced the Concept of 'Center of Excellence' which are set up in colleges to enhance employability of students.