In order to make college students ‘industry ready’, Savitribai Phule Pune University (SPPU) is encouraging college students to be a part of its Degree Plus programme.
The programme is carried out alongside the common BA, BCom and BSc levels that the scholars are enrolled. More than 300 certificates programs can be found on the web site, a majority of that are freed from value.
Spearheaded in 2021 by the then Vice-Chancellor of SPPU, Nitin Karmalkar, the initiative has made 300 to 350 programs obtainable to college students at lower than the unique price. The programs have been made obtainable within the college by means of tie-ups with academic and social organisations which embody Harvard Business Online, Stanford University, AWS, Simply Learn, and Celebrity School in addition to programs by firms like IBM.
“Through ‘Degree Plus’, students at the university will be able to get updated knowledge in information technology, artificial intelligence, cloud computing, economics, culture etc. Maximum number of students should avail this opportunity,” mentioned Karbhari Kale, Vice-Chancellor of SPPU.
All the programs are on-line, and lots of can be found freed from value. The course schedule for 2022-23 has been launched on the web site and college students are granted certificates upon completion of the course. In its pilot run, almost 26,000 college students had enrolled for it and 5,000 college students had taken admissions. The college students pursuing levels from SPPU, and its affiliated faculties can search admission into the course and apply at http://degreeplus.in.