On 21 June 2017, Manipal Global Academy of IT (MGAIT) celebrated a landmark of having trained and deployed over a 1000 participants at a leading IT MNC, for its flagship “Academy Graduate Hire Program”. This program is a first-of-its-kind learning initiative that trains fresh engineering graduates in key technical and professional skills that make them job-ready on joining IT companies.
The Academy Graduate Hire Program began in 2015 with 50 learners across two streams and now has successfully trained over a 1000 learners across various streams like Java, Testing, Mainframe, C++, DBMS, Informatica, .NET etc., pan India.
Leaders from Manipal Global present at the event were Mr. Ravi Panchanadan – COO, Mr. Ramabhadran A.P. – Sr. Vice President, Dr. Yogesh Kumar Bhatt – Director and Head, Academy of IT, and Mr. Arvind Thothadri, Vice President – Digital Solutions. The young professionals, who were a part of the training and are now deployed in the IT MNC, also attended the celebrations and shared their gratitude towards the Academy in helping them bag their dream IT jobs.
The event also unveiled Academy of IT’s new internal process framework “MPROVE: MGAIT Process for Value and Excellence” which will enable the Academy to bridge the innovation gap in competency development through co-creation.