Samsung Digital Academy Hyderabad to train youth in software development. Samsung India and Telangana Academy for Skill and Knowledge (TASK), signed an agreement to open Samsung Digital Academy to offer young students a skill development course based on the Tizen OS platform.
Samsung Digital Academy Hyderabad
Under the agreement, Samsung will offer digital courses in collaboration with TASK. “The objective of the Samsung Digital Academy is to create a pool of trained youth who can leverage software development and testing opportunities presented by innovative digital technologies based on the TiZen OS,” said Deepak Bhardwaj, VP, Samsung South West Asia.
This agreement is part of a slew of pacts signed by the state government with different corporates and institutes as part of the Digital Telangana campaign held here. Micromax was also supposed to sign an agreement as part of the government’s ‘Make in Telangana’ initiative, but it has been postponed to a later date.
Mr. Deepak Bhardwaj, Vice President, Samsung South West Asia, said, “India is increasingly emerging as a key player in the development of next-generation technology ecosystems.
Through the Samsung Digital Academy, we are looking to take this to the next level by creating an inclusive environment to help young India leverage the growing digital technologies market. We are pleased to be extending our program in the state of Telangana with TASK. Samsung Digital Academy will also contribute to India’s skill development mission from a Digital India perspective.
Mr Sujiv Nair – CEO – TASK shared that one of the key focus areas of TASK is to constantly look at avenues for enhancing employability quotient of fresh graduates in Telangana. I
Industry collaborations allow strengthening skill development courses by providing up-to-date, industry-relevant training. This innovative collaboration with Samsung will help graduates learn to develop digital content for the next-generation ecosystems.