Indiara Gandhi national Open University ( IGNOU) and Hero Motocoro joined hands for initiating Skill Development programmes in India Through National Skill Development Corporation ( NSDC ). As per the Agreement signed by IGNOU and Hero Motocorp on 30th September , they consolidate their farm commitment towards the skill development and vocational Education Training.
The collaboration will address the training , re training , and certification needs of working technicians in the country. Also they will trained new people to create a pool of skilled technicians. The programmes under collaboration are to be designed and developed in strict adherence to National Skill Qualification Framework (NSQF).
The Agreement was signed by Mr. Ajay Dikshit, Associate Vice President, Hero MotoCorp Ltd. and Mr. L. M. Pandey, Registrar (Admn) and Finance Officer, IGNOU on respective behalf in the gracious presence of Prof. M. Aslam, Hon. Vice Chancellor, IGNOU. Pro Vice Chancellors, Directors and faculty members of School of Engineering & Technology, IGNOU were also present.
On the occasion of Agreement signing, Mr. Dikshit stressed the need of skilled manpower in the industry. Prof. Aslam, in his address, reiterated the IGNOU’s commitment towards the development of skill based vocational programmes and sustainable programme design for addressing the learners’ need.