NIIT Named to TrainingIndustry.com’s Top 20 IT Training Companies List
Atlanta (US)/ New Delhi (India) November 23, 2015: NIIT Limited, a global leader in skills and talent development announced today that it has been selected as a 2015 Top 20 IT Training Company for the sixth year by TrainingIndustry.com. TrainingIndustry.com continually monitors the training marketplace for the best providers of IT training.
The selected 2015 Top 20 IT Training List Companies demonstrated excellence in many areas, including:
Leadership and innovation in IT training
Breadth of IT training and delivery methods offered
Company size and growth potential
Quality and number of clients/users
Awards, recognition, and competitive differentiation
"Our Top 20 IT Training Companies are all excellent examples of organizations that provide training programs on new technologies in a continuously evolving space," said Ken Taylor, President, Training Industry Inc. "While the segment itself has shown relatively slow growth, these organizations stand out covering all critical topics in engaging and effective ways."
"IT training and technology customer education for the world's leading companies remain a focus area for NIIT. We will continue to build on our experience and expertise to deliver innovation, scalability, and value to this dynamic space," said Sapnesh Lalla, President – Corporate Learning Group, NIIT Limited.
Devenderjit Chadha, Senior Vice President, Learning Delivery and Operations at NIIT said, "IT training is in our DNA. We started out at as an IT training company 34 years ago and we are still continuously innovating in this space to provide value for our customers and their IT training ecosystem. We are honored to be among the Top 20 IT Training companies for the sixth year."
"The 2015 Top 20 list demonstrates the strength of training providers in the technology segment," said Doug Harward, Chief Executive Officer, Training Industry Inc. "The IT training market has seen significant growth in demand for online virtual classes, and these providers continue to adjust to the needs of their clients."
Established in 1981, NIIT Limited, a global leader in Skills and Talent Development, offers multi-disciplinary learning management and training delivery solutions to corporations, institutions, and individuals in over 40 countries. NIIT has three main lines of business across the globe- Corporate Learning Group, Skills and Careers Group, and School Learning Group.
NIIT's Corporate Learning Group (CLG) offers Managed Training Services (MTS) to market-leading companies in North America, Europe, Asia, and Oceania. The comprehensive suite of Managed Training Services includes custom Curriculum Design and Content Development, Learning Administration, Learning Delivery, Strategic Sourcing, Learning Technology, and Advisory Services. With a team of some of the world's finest learning professionals, NIIT is dedicated to helping customers increase the business value of learning and development (L&D). Built on the sound principles of 'Running Training like a Business', NIIT's Managed Training Services and best-in-class training processes enable customers to align business goals with L&D, reduce costs, realise measurable value, benefit from rock-solid operations, and increase business impact.
NIIT's Skills and Careers Group (SNC) delivers a diverse range of learning and talent development programs to millions of individual and corporate learners in areas including Banking, Finance & Insurance, Soft Skills, Business Process Excellence, Retail Sales Enablement, Management Education, Multi-Sectoral Vocational Skills, Digital Media Marketing, and new-age IT. These programs are delivered through a hybrid combination of the 'Cloud Campus' online platform, satellite-based 'Synchronous Learning Technology' and a physical network of hundreds of learning centers in India, China, and select markets in Asia & Africa. The flagship multi-disciplinary course offerings include the industry-endorsed RevGNIIT program and a set of Post Graduate Programs for students from different streams, apart from a wide range of specialist short duration programs.
To further strengthen its SNC portfolio in India, NIIT has tied up with industry majors like ICICI Bank for NIIT Institute of Finance Banking Insurance& Training Limited, IFBI; leading business schools in India for NIIT Imperia; Genpact for NIIT Uniqua; and a joint venture with NSDC for NIIT YuvaJyoti Limited. Besides this, for the China market, NIIT has tied up with governments and software parks in Guian, Chongqing, Wuxi, Suzhou, Changzhou, Zhangjiagang, Haikou and Dafeng, for state-of-the-art public-private partnership centres.
As NIIT's wholly owned subsidiary for its K-12 school learning initiative - MindChampion Learning Systems Limited (MLSL), is providing technology based learning to around 2,000 private schools across India, reaching out to more than a million students. The futuristic NIIT nGuru range of learning solutions for schools comprises Interactive Classrooms with digital content, technology-driven Math Lab, IT Wizard programs and Quick School - an Education Resource Planning software.
As the Most Trusted Brand in India for 3rd year in a row (Brand Trust Report, 2015), NIIT's learning and talent development solutions, continue to receive widespread recognition globally. NIIT has been named among the Top 20 Training Outsourcing Companies for the past seven consecutive years by Training Industry, Inc. USA. Further, leading Indian ICT journal Dataquest has conferred upon NIIT the 'Top Training Company' award successively for the past 20 years, since the inception of this category. NIIT YuvaJyoti Ltd was recognized as the Best Vocational Education and Skill Development initiative at the World Education Summit, 2014.
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