GISAT & ICT Academy of Kerala – Signing of Memorandum of Understanding.
The Memorandum of Understanding between GISAT and the ICT Academy of Kerala was signed during a function held on Tuesday 31st March 2015. The Agreement was signed by Director Sri. A.G.Thankappan and CEO of ICT Academy Mr. Santhosh Kurup. ICT Academy of Kerala was also represented by its Academic Relationship Manager, Mr. M. Sajan. The Agreement was signed in the presence of Vice Chairman Sri. V M. Sasi, CGCR Chief Co-ordinator Prof. Saju Elias, PRO Sri. Bharathan, Heads of Department, Faculty members. After the formal function, Mr. Sathosh Kurup addressed the faculty members and had an interactive session.
The purpose of the MoU is to gain full agreement towards collaborative efforts in training activities by both parties that create jobs, revitalize communities, commercialize new technologies and to catalyze joint initiatives to launch development programmes for the benefit of students. The MOU will also enable both the parties to cater to the needs of educational, research and consultancy programmes.
Through this MoU, the college has become the Associate Nodal Institution of ICT Academy, which will facilitate the faculty of the college to get trained so that they could assist the students to be readily available for corporate sectors.
GISAT a Member College of ICT Academy of Kerala
By signing the MoU, the college had joined the select group of institutions in the state. ICT Academy is supported by Govt. of India , Partnered by Govt. of Kerala and the industry. The partnership with ICT Academy would be highly beneficial to the college, its Teachers and Students in multiple ways. Some of the benefits that the students may get are:
* Better employability prospects.
* ICT Academy & NASSCOM Certificate for passing out students.
* Huge exposure to industry relevant skills.
* Opportunity to connect with industry experts and professional bodies.
* Placement Support.
* Career guidance to help choose better career paths.
This joint venture will meet the skill requirements of the industry and generate more employment in the state. Through this MoU, GISAT will strives to develop a globally recognized and acclaimed centre of academic excellence in the field of youth development, fully responsive to the national agenda for inclusive growth, and the needs and aspirations of young people of the country to realize their potentials and create a valuable society.