Celonis announced the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Tamil Nadu Skill Development Corporation (TNSDC) to launch an L&D program. To make Tamil Nadu the Human Resource Capital of the World, Celonis will train 2,50,000 Arts and Engineering students in the next 5 years. The training of the candidates will be done under the ‘Naan Mudhalvan’ scheme of Tamil Nadu Skill Development Corporation (TNSDC).
The MoU was exchanged between Ms. Anitha S. George, Vice President of Celonis India, and Ms. Innocent Divya, Managing Director of TNSDC in the presence of notable dignitaries from the Tamil Nadu government which included Hon’ble Muthuvel Karunanidhi Stalin, CM of Tamil Nadu, Mr. Iraianbu, Chief Secretary, Mr. Udayachandran, Principal Secretary for Special Initiatives, Mr. Karthikeyan, Principal Secretary for Higher Education.
Anitha Scaria George, Vice President of Celonis India said, “This is an important milestone for us and we are humbled to join hands with the Tamil Nadu government. By virtue of this MoU, we aim to educate the next generation of thought leaders in data and process science. Celonis encourages the Process Miners of tomorrow to share in learning and experiencing the power of process-oriented data science across the state of Tamil Nadu.”
Under the L&D program, the Engineering Students and Management Graduates will receive access to Learning modules designed by experts at Celonis and a Company Certification. Further, the candidates will also stand a chance to participate in a hackathon and establish their credentials for the job market.
The training program will be rolled out in two phases. In the first phase, the candidates will be enrolled in Celonis Process Mining Fundamentals for Students Course. After the successful completion of the course, these candidates will be provided with a certification by Celonis. The second phase will involve real-time projects for certified students (of the first phase) through Hackathons.
‘Naan Mudhalvan’ scheme was launched by the honorable Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu M.K. Stalin in March 2022. The Scheme aims to equip nearly 10 lakh youth across the State annually with skills that will help them realize their talents for the benefit of the country.
24 MoUs were signed by the Tamil Nadu Government under the Naan Mudhalvan Scheme with top tech companies including Celonis, Microsoft, Cambridge, IBM, Oracle, and Coursera among others.