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IGNOU-NIIT launch BSc IT and finishing school programmes

education Updated: Jul 14, 2010 10:24 IST
Hindustan Times

IGNOU-NIIT launch BSc IT and finishing school programmes
IGNOU and NIIT have launched Finishing School Programmes for skill-building and enhancing employability and BSc (IT) for international markets, simultaneously. They launched industry-linked partnership programmes for enhancing employability of the youth. The partnership programs were unveiled by Prof V N Rajasekharan Pillai, vice-chancellor, IGNOU and Rajendra S Pawar, chairman, NIIT. Under this partnership IGNOU and NIIT will offer cutting edge executive MBA programme and BSc (IT) for International Markets. Also on offer are a bouquet of finishing school programmes in BPO training, IT skills and professional skills, designed to make students job-ready for the emerging knowledge economy.

The executive management programme from IGNOU and NIIT is specially designed and customised for working professionals to equip them with contemporary business management skills and prepare them for career advancement opportunities. Speaking on the launch of the partnership programme Prof. Pillai said, “I am pleased to launch the executive MBA programme for working professionals in India and BSc (IT) for International markets, in partnership with NIIT. This is in continuation to IGNOU- NIIT collaboration, wherein we had recently announced finishing school programmes for enhancing employability”

Millennium Academy of Professional Studies (MAPS), promoted by Educomp Solutions, announced its full-time MBA course for the 2010-2012 sessions. The applicants can also download form from

First Published: Jul 13, 2010 15:23 IST