Launched in July, 2017, the Tech Mahindra SMART Academy for IT & Logistics at Visakhapatnam is a state-of the-art IT and Logistics training Institute. The institute is set up by Tech Mahindra Foundation, the CSR wing of Tech Mahindra Ltd with a mission to create a cadre of well qualified trained professionals to meet the demand of the IT and Logistics sectors.
The Indian port sector plays a vital role in sustaining growth in the country’s trade and commerce. The maritime trade in India has a huge share in terms of both volume and value in the country’s overall trade statistics. The industry is booming and is expected to rise phenomenally. It is gaining momentum as it provides employment to 22 million people across India.
The state of Andhra Pradesh has the 2nd longest coastline of 974 km in the eastern peninsular India and handles 13% of India’s total port traffic. Many huge ports are already operational and many more are expected to start in the coming future. Hence, the shipping and logistics sector is expected to generate more employment. To cater to this rising demand, it is important to have trained and well qualified professionals.
With this view, the Tech Mahindra SMART Academy for IT & Logistics was started in Visakhapatnam. The SMART Campus in Visakhapatnam has a complete training centre on par with corporate work environment. The Academy has a modern computer lab which is fully equipped with the latest software and highly qualified industry experts from IT and Logistics sector makes sure that the students are trained in the best possible ways. Additionally spoken English and personality development are taught to students to make them job-ready. The Academy also provides mandatory On-job training for all the courses so that the students can gain practical industry exposure. We also assure placement assistance with a dedicated placement team, which ensures that each student graduating from the Academy receives support in finding a job.
The training courses at the TMF SMART Academy for IT & Logistics is a fine balance of theory classes delivered by subject matter experts from the industry along with continuous industry interaction.
A professional training institute can give you the required knowledge, life-long skills and a launch pad to start your career in the growing IT, Logistics & Supply Chain sectors.