Anudip, a non-profit company with operations in India and USA, has been empowering motivated young job aspirants from difficult backgrounds since 2007. It transforms lives by creating aspirational livelihoods through digital inclusion in emerging economies. Anudip is a strategic partner of iMerit Technology Services, a global leader in artificial intelligence, machine learning and other breakthrough technologies.
Anudip’s flagship training programe – DIYA (Digital Inclusion of Young Aspirants) is mainstream technology-driven skills development program for at-risk youth, building a pathway to secure digital livelihood. It offers a fully digitized learning experience with employer-driven courseware delivered in a high-tech, blended-learning environment. DIYA is designed for careers in e-commerce, logistics, retail, mobile payments, banking and finance, telecom and other sectors.
Anudip recently organized mega job fair where more than 500 graduates under DISHA program who were trained at Anudip’s Bengal Skill and Career Development Centres participated. The digitally skilled graduates got the opportunity to directly connect with potential employers and demonstrate their skills to them. Renowned companies like IIMI, Intelenet Global Services, Sun TV, Dabur India, Flipkart, HDB Global, Writer Safeguard, Polar Fan, Bharat matrimony ltd, Tech Mahindra, Sparsh and iMerit Technology Pvt. Ltd were invited to strategically outsource from Anudip’s digitally skilled workforce.
194 career aspirants grabbed instant job offers from reputed brands through on-the-spot job interviews and simultaneous pre-counselling and short listing sessions.
Dabur India, HR, Debarga Dev notes “Skill gap is a major concern for all organizations while they plan productivity and growth. In this context what Anudip Foundation is doing in terms of Skill Development is stupendous and the strata of society they are touching will be most benefitted from this.”
Through Anudip’s innovative technology-driven project DIYA – ‘Digital Inclusion of Young Aspirants’ – these participating youth has been equipped with necessary digital, IT, Financial Literacy, Web Designing, Social Media Marketing, MOS (Microsoft Operating System), Cashless Transactions, Manufacturing Automation, e-Commerce, English along with other effective ancillary skills to tap new-age job roles as Web Designers / Developers, Networking professionals, Tech Support Executives, Process Associates, Tally and accounts Associates, Retail Managers and alike. This will be the 19thDISHA conducted by Anudip’s Corporate Relationship Cell, which has a stellar 75% placement success record providing customized workforce to its 350+ employer partners.
Monisha Banerjee, Executive Director, Anudip, noted, “The participation of leading employers from across sectors in DISHA is itself an exemplary testament of the trust our graduates has been able to win over the years. At Anudip we are striving to make our youth industry ready and when we see a high conversion rate of employment at these fairs, we know that we are in the right direction.”