Swayam Plus Platform Launched

  • Union Minister of Education and Skill Development & Entrepreneurship, Shri Dharmendra Pradhan, launched the SWAYAM plus Platform in New Delhi.
  • The platform will include courses supporting industry needs that enhance learners’ employability. 
  • The platform will also include a mechanism that provides credit recognition for high-quality certifications and courses offered by the best industry and academia partners.
  • The platform will cater to a large learner base by catering to learning across the country, with a focus on reaching learners from tier 2 and 3 towns and rural areas. 
  • The platform will offer employment-focused courses based on learner needs across chosen disciplines with options to learn through resources in vernacular languages. 
  • The platform also envisions features such as access to mentorship, scholarships, and job placements as value-added services in due course of time.

 

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