NIIT and IBM have collaborated to provide students with projects based on real-world requirements faced by organisations and are designed by IBM experts with vast experience in enterprise software development.
The students will develop these projects based on the methodology as practiced by the industry today. As part of this collaboration, NIIT will train and enable the students at its centers, providing them with the required skills training and mentoring throughout the project duration. IBM experts will evaluate the completed projects and provide certificates to successful students.
“We are pleased to strengthen our partnership with IBM through project offerings. Projects are crucial in providing real world experiential learning to young professionals to make them day one industry ready,” said Anuradha S Boxwala, senior vice president, NIIT. “With this collaboration, companies can now look forward to hiring talent with a blend of IT knowledge and best in industry practices,” she added.
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