DXC Technology And NASSCOM Foundation Collaborate To Skill Students
The program will train students from tier II and III colleges across India, enabling them to be job-ready
DXC Technology (NYSE: DXC) and NASSCOM Foundation jointly launched the Employability Skills Program to train 7,500 underserved students, in ‘New-Age Technologies’. A social initiative of DXC Technology, the program will train students from 35-plus tier II and tier III technical and non-technical colleges from the states of Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, Odisha, Madhya Pradesh, and Maharashtra, on Artificial Intelligence, Data Science, Internet of Things, UI-UX design and Cybersecurity.
This unique social collaboration by DXC Technology will engage students through 80 hours of a blended learning-based curriculum, divided into three levels. The first level will be common for all where the students will undertake a 14-hour ‘Digital 101’ course through Future Skills Prime. The curriculum for the second and the third levels will be tailored to the technology specialization chosen by the students.
The program will also make the students' industry ready for employment opportunities through soft skills training.
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