18 Jun 2015

Launch of Mass Mobilisation Campaign for Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Vikas Yojna (PMKVY)

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Centum Learning in collaboration with NSDC and COAI launch a massive Mass Mobilisation Campaign to create awareness of skill development programmes. The pilot initiative would help implement ‘Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Vikas Yojana’ (PMKVY), the flagship outcome-based skill development scheme under the Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship, which plans to skill 24 lac youth in 2015-16 across the country.

The outreach campaign launched on June 18, 2015 at India Habitat Centre, New Delhi would build awareness of the flagship scheme – Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Vikas Yojana (PMKVY). The event was addressed by Sanjeev Duggal, CEO & Director, Centum Learning Limited and Co-Chairman, FICCI Skill Development Forum; Rajan S Mathews, Director General, COAI; Himanshu Kapania, Managing Director, Idea Cellular Ltd. & Chairperson, COAI; Dilip Chenoy, MD & CEO, National Skills Development Cooperation (NSDC); Sunil Arora, Secretary, Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship and Rakesh Garg, Chairman, Telecom Commission and Secretary (Telecom), …

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2 Apr 2015

Sanjeev Duggal, CEO & Director, Centum Learning to address the African Development Conference (ADC) at Harvard University

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Sanjeev Duggal, CEO & Director, Centum Learning to address participants at the 6th Annual African Development Conference (ADC) at Harvard, on April 03-04, 2015. The two day summit serves as a platform for deliberations on Africa’s evolving network of development partners by enhancing public and private partnerships, which will help rebranding and reshaping Africa in the international development arena.

The panel “Education for a 21st century Africa” at ADC will be addressed by leading think tanks including Sanjeev Duggal, CEO & Director of Centum Learning; Elizabeth Ngonzi, CEO of Afrika Tikkun USA; Mwalimu Musheshe, founder and current Chairman/CEO of the Uganda Rural Development Training Institute, Uganda and Devang Vussonji, Associate Partner & Global Leader at Dalberg Employment and Education practice. The panel of thought leaders will highlight the need to provide necessary skills to the growing youth population enabling them to succeed on the global stage. …

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2 Sep 2013

Calling India Inc to lead the Skill Development Agenda

Sanjeev Duggal, CEO & Director, Centum Learning Limited and Co-Chair FICCI Skill Development Forum, inviting policy makers, decision makers, national and international delegates to attend FICCI Global Skills Summit 2013…

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11 Jul 2013

Centum Learning participated in Global Conference on Skilling in Schools as Strategic Training Partner

Centum Learning was the Strategic Training Partner for the recently concluded ‘Global Conference on Skilling in Schools’, organized by The Central Board of Secondary Education and PHD Chamber of Commerce and Industry on July 18, 2013 in New Delhi.

The conference drew participation from a wide range of audience including, representatives from Govt. offices like, Director (EDUSAT & Vocational), CBSE, Mr. M.V.V. Prasada Rao, Director General, NIESBUD, Ministry of MSME, Govt. of India, Mr. A.K. Jha, IES, as well as veterans from the vocational education industry including, Mr. Sriram Narayanan, Vice President-Strategic Alliances, Pearson Group, Dr. Sandhya Chintala, Executive Director, NASSCOM, Mr. Narayanan Ramaswamy, Partner & Head, Education, KPMG India, etc. Besides, School Principals from more than 300 CBSE affiliated schools attended the conference and showed active participation on discussion topics, while also suggesting effective ways to elevate the standard of vocational skills as perceived by students and parents. Shweta …

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