NIIT was founded in 1981 to equip the IT sector with deserving talents and provide effective learning solutions to individuals, industries and educational centers in about 40 countries. With its experience and innovative spirit, the IT based education company has changed the lives of over 9 million kids enrolled in more than 15000 schools in India.
Further, this education company in India has set a milestone in the e-learning space with launching NIIT eguru. Designed to add joy to the educational set-up and attract young minds to learn more, this IT solution has gained acceptance in countless schools. This advanced technology based solution is harnessed with all the necessary components that can match the present and future educational demands of any school.
Awards/ Recognitions for NIIT
NIIT has won countless awards and accolades for providing innovative and dynamic IT based learning solutions. UNESCO recognized this education company for being innovative in ICT in Education in the year 2008. Its undying efforts earned it a place in the BCG 50 Local Dynamos report. No other education company in India has been covered under this.
- CIO 100 Award 2009 by CIO Magazine
- Top IT Training Company Award 2009 by Cybermedia
- Best Learning Partner award 2009 from CISCO and Microsoft
- ICT Enabled School of the Year Award 2009
- Civil society / Development agency Initiative of the year award 2009
- Government / Policy Initiative of the year 2009
- India’s Most Trusted Services Brand 2008 by Economic Times Brand Equity
- Avaya GlobalConnect Customer Responsiveness Awards 2007
- Indian Franchisor of the Year Award 2007 by Franchising Association of India
- Top 10 Business Brands since 60 years of Independence by The Week
- Mac Arthur Digital Media and Learning Award
Affiliations of NIIT
NIIT as an IT based learning center has tied up with several companies and groups that occupy pre-dominant space in government, business, technology and educational spheres all over the world. Through its affiliations and alliances, NIIT ensures cutting edge, comprehensive, top quality wide ranging education services and solutions for the users. Some of its affiliates and associates from different domains are listed below.
Technology sector – Intel, Oracle, IBM, Sun Microsystems, Microsoft, Thomson Prometric, Citrix, SumTotal, Cisco & Google
Academic sector – Indian Institutes of Management and IIFT
Banking & Finance sector – ICICI Bank, JP Morgan Chase, Kotak Mahindra Bank, HDFC Bank, Kotak Prime,
Government – Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment (MSJE)
Products and Services of NIIT
NIIT has designed effective IT enabled learning services for schools and colleges to attract young learners to new education horizons. One of the best examples of this is NIIT eguru. It is an extensive learning package with useful components that cater to school education and management requirements. Some solutions which are meant for teachers and students include Interactive Classrooms, Mobile Science Lab, Learning lab, Math lab, Quick School and IT Wizard.
For college students, NIIT@Campus or the Institutional Alliances Business proves to be an effective learning tool. It offers excellent onsite training programs to prepare students for their career.