11 June 2022 07:13:24 IST

ISB partners with National Skill Development Corporation

(from left to right) Ved Mani Tiwari, Chief Operating Officer, NSDC, and Deepa Mani, Deputy Dean - Digital Initiatives and Executive Education, ISB.

The Indian School of Business (ISB) inked a pact with the National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC). As part of this initiative, ISB and NSDC will work together towards conducting joint research around labour markets, identifying and benchmarking skilling needs across occupations and sectors, enabling digital delivery of courses, and capacity building of managers, teachers, trainers and grassroot leaders in the skilling and education segment.

The MoU was inked by Prof Deepa Mani, Deputy Dean - Digital Initiatives and Executive Education, ISB and Ved Mani Tiwari, Chief Operating Officer, NSDC. Further, ISB in consultation with the NSDC will drive: the design and delivery of online (jointly certified) training programmes; co-creation of research collateral; a digital learning ecosystem; sectoral assessments; entrepreneurship development initiatives and capacity building.

Professor Deepa Mani, Deputy Dean - Digital Initiatives & Executive Education, ISB said, "We are delighted to extend ISB's knowledge partnership with NSDC. Backed by sound research and market insights, our collaborative efforts will include the co-creation and development of research collateral, sectoral needs assessment, and the launch of aligned skilling initiatives at scale. "