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Wipro to partner engineering colleges for Mission10X prog

Wipro to partner engineering colleges for Mission10X prog
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First Published: Thu, Jul 24 2008. 03 08 PM IST
Updated: Thu, Jul 24 2008. 03 08 PM IST
By SCV
Chennai: IT major Wiprowill partner all engineering colleges across India to promote systemic changes to current teaching-learning paradigms through its Mission10X programme, a top company official said here today.
The Mission10X programme involves a layered set of capability-building workshops to help faculty members nurture the ciountry’s talent pool, Wipro Technologies vice president Talent Transformation, D Selvan said.
“Currently, we have partnered with about 50 engineering colleges in Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, Maharastra, Orissa and Tamil Nadu,” he added. He said his company’s vision was to partner engineering colleges across all the states by the year 2010”, he added.
The programme will work by having Mission10X faculty enablement workshops that would be conducted in phases across India, covering over 1,500 engineering colleges.
Faculties would be imparted three sets of training methodologies by the core team, comprising senior academicians, who would also be responsible for streamlining the processess to ensure quality of the sessions.
“After the training, the faculty members will be provided international certification by Wipro”, he added.
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First Published: Thu, Jul 24 2008. 03 08 PM IST