Salesforce awards NIET, Gr. Noida for Outstanding Contribution in New India Student Championship

Noida Institute of Engineering & Technology, Greater Noida receives an award for “Outstanding Contributor in New India Student Championship” by Salesforce during the Salesforce Academic Summit on May 8, 2018. The event was held by ICT Academy in February 2018. The award was given by Mr. Sunil Jose, Senior Area President, Salesforce; Mr. Sandeep Bhanot, Senior Vice President, Salesforce and Mr. M Shivkumar CEO ICT gives award. This championship was first of its kind initiative which is the largest “Learnathon” of India, organized by ICT Academy and powered by Salesforce.

This Championship brought together 10,966 students from 118 colleges across India, for 24-hours of self-learning initiative on preparing themselves for the fourth generation industrial revolution. The initiative aimed to develop a self learning culture amongst the students by making them learn and complete 525,000+ learning modules and earn digital badges as credentials during these 24 hours.

NIET partnered with ICT Academy, and organized this unique initiative with an objective to inculcate the habit of self-learning among the youth in India, thereby adding vigor to the SKILL INDIA mission, supported by the outcome of the DIGITAL INDIA Vision of the Government of India. A total of 103 students of NIET participated in the event and showcased outstanding performance.

Mr. Raman Batra, Executive Vice President said, “We are proud of receiving this award. NIET always works towards helping students to skill up, discover career options, and get hands-on experience for preparing the students for the next generation jobs. NIET is happy to partner with world leaders likes Salesforce and ICT Academy in this initiative in bringing knowledge of global relevance for the youth in India.”

Accredited by NAAC (A Grade, 3.23) and NBA (CSE, ECE, ME and B.Pharm. for 2017-2020), Noida Institute of Engineering and Technology (NIET) is an acclaimed institute offering high quality education to all section of students. It is emerging as a centre of excellence, imparting management & technical education and generating competent professionals with a high degree of credibility, integrity and ethical standards.

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