Shri Dharmastala Manjunatheswara College of Engineering and Technology, Dharwad has signed the Membership with ICT Academy on December 28, 2018. The membership is signed to benefit Faculty Members and Students through various initiatives of ICT Academy which includes Faculty Development, Student Skill Development, Entrepreneurship Development, Youth Empowerment, Industry Institute Interaction, Digital Empowerment and Research & Publications.
ICT Academy is an initiative of the Government of India in collaboration with the state Governments and Industries. ICT Academy was started to meet the skill requirements of the industry and generate more employment especially in tier 2 and 3 towns, the rural parts of the country.
As recommended by NITI Aayog, as one of the unique organization for dissemination and replication, ICT Academy is spreading its wings across the country for the empowerment of students through faculty members of higher education institutions.
The Certificate of Membership was exchanged between Dr. S. B. Vanakudre, Principal, and Dr. S. B. Kulkarni, HODCSE of SDM College of Engineering and Technology, and D. Vishnuprasad State Head Karntataka, ICT Academy. Speaking on the occasion, D. Vishnuprasad said, “ICT Academy the non-profit organization is happy to sign with esteemed institution SDM College of Engineering and Technology in the state of Karnataka. We are committed to provide full support to the faculty and students of the college by providing world class training, and delivering courses directly from the global corporate house. We strive to bring down the skill gap by being a bridge between academia and corporate, and this occasion is the first step towards that.”