Gujarat Technological University (GTU) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with LearnVern. LearnVern.com will offer more than 75 courses to all the students completely free of charge.
Students completing LearnVern’s Spoken English course will be offered a certificate from GTU to enable students to improve overall proficiency in the English language and get access to better employment opportunities.
LearnVern is an online learning platform that offers job oriented courses in vernacular languages. Currently, over 1 million students are registered on the LearnVern platforms to learn from 75+ different courses in Software Development, IT, Graphic Design, Mechanical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Digital Marketing, all taught in Hindi.
“Globalization has led to many more opportunities for our students – both as employed professionals and entrepreneurs. To compete professionally in national and global markets, they need to learn different skills that might be required by various employers. Thus, we have partnered with LearnVern to enhance the job-oriented skills of the students,” said Navin Sheth (Vice-Chancellor, GTU).
“In keeping with PM Narendra Modi’s vision of students being the catalysts of growth for the country, we are committed to investing in their skills and employability. GTU students as employable young professionals to propel the economy forward can be a game-changer towards AatmaNirbhar India and GTU is committed to enabling its students in this regard. We look forward to providing our students with every positive training and skill enhancement opportunity.” added Sheth.
Niral Modi, Founder & CEO of LearnVern said, “At LearnVern we are excited to partner with GTU, for enabling their students to become more proficient in various skills that they are interested in. India’s newly launched National Education Policy 2020 talks about Vocational Education and Vernacular Learning as one most important transformational changes, which we have envisioned as the requirement of India’s students and built our courses around.”
LearnVern has also tied up with AICTE and NSDC SkillIndia Training Partner for offering the learning courses to all their students and creating employability for them.