Microsoft, NI Sign MoU with ICT Academy

Aiming to enhance IT Skills at technical and academic level, Microsoft has joined hands with Information and communication Technology (ICT) Academy of Kerala. Microsoft India Ltd. has signed an MoU with the Academy in this regard for mutual participation in programmes.

National Instruments (NI) has also entered into an agreement with the Academy to contribute towards improving the quality of engineering sector. NI would impart engineering skills to students of member colleges. NI singed an MoU with the Academy at a meeting held for engineering students of the capital city at Technopark here.

Pointing out the importance of education and qualification in the job market, ICT Academy chairman and co-founder of Infosys SD Shibulal said that good communication skills and experience in the job concerned were necessities to emerge successful in any job. He was responding to queries raised by students. ” The need of the hour is to acquire skills essential for each sector and one should have strive for the same:, Academy Director and Founder of IBS Group VK Mathews said.

The first copy of ‘ COVERGENCE’, an international journal bought out by the Academy was released by Chief Editor Dr. A S Manoj by handing over a copy to the Academy Chairman S D Shibulal, Directors of ICTAK, TCS Head Dr. K Kesavaswami, UST Global CAO Mr. Alexander Varghese and ICTAK CEO Mr. Santhosh Kurup have responded to the queries raised by the students. More than 150 students, along with their teachers had participated in the meeting