TalentSprint, IIT Hyderabad to develop design and UX expertise among professionals
In today’s world where users rely on the virtual experiences offered by connected devices to work, play, shop and do just about everything, visual design and user experience are becoming key pillars of business. digital transformation strategy of a company. Globally, businesses are realizing the importance of focusing on customer enjoyment to win in a fiercely competitive market, which in turn requires a deep understanding of user needs and wants. Unsurprisingly, over the past decade, design-focused companies have seen equity performance growth of 228% versus the S&P index, quotes HBR.
Target audience: Budding and working designers, researchers, entrepreneurs, animators, UI / UX professionals in multiple fields
Eligibility: Graduates with 1+ year of experience
Certification authority: IIT Hyderabad
Duration & Format: 6-month online interactive program
Fresh: INR 3 lakhs with easy EMI options. Limited scholarships available.
Start date of cohort 1: August 2021
Click here to apply: https://bit.ly/3yZfc6p
With the prevalence of visual design and user experience, companies are investing heavily in design centers, hiring design teams, and running programs to instill design appreciation in employees. According to LinkedIn, UX is among the 10 most in-demand skills to drive social innovation, web design, smart city, IoT and product design, interface and AR / VR.
India, ready to embark on its digital transformation, offers an excellent career for professionals with a deep appreciation of visual design and UX. To meet this demand, TalentSprint, one of the leading EdTech companies in the NSE Group, launched the PG Certificate Program in Visual Design and User Experience in partnership with IIT Hyderabad, one of the fastest growing IITs in India with a ranking among the top 10 NIRF.
The six-month program, which was designed by the Design Department at IIT Hyderabad, aims to teach working professionals how to create user-centered digital experiences. The program includes the essential elements of design and design thinking, visual thinking, digital storytelling, graphic design and visual branding. The program will be delivered in an interactive master class format live on TalentSprint’s patent-pending digital learning platform ipearl.ai. A practical program, it will allow participants the opportunity to bring their own projects and solve them during the program or to choose from a wide range of shortlisted projects in various fields, including design for the web, social innovation, l ‘IoT and Product Design, Livable Cities, AR / VR, Education, etc. A campus tour is likely at the end of the six-month program, where participants can present their work to industry experts and leading academics.
Prof Deepak John Mathew, Head of Design Department, IIT Hyderabad, and Dean of the Program, said: “Our department maintains a dynamic environment to explore many facets of design. It is home to the Design Innovation Center (DIC), which serves as a bridge between academia and industry and aims to solve real-world problems using design. In today’s world, design has become even more critical, with every industry being digitally disrupted and every customer expecting a seamless experience on multi-connected devices. We are thrilled with this program which, in partnership with TalentSprint, will allow us to share our learnings with working professionals and catalyze India’s digital transformation. “
Dr Santanu Paul, CEO and Managing Director of TalentSprint, said: “For decades India has been globally competitive in software development and known to be a powerhouse of leading IT talent. Complementing this with design-driven innovation will catalyze India’s digital transformation journey. UX and visual design have enormous career potential across the globe and Indian design professionals can become globally competitive once they have access to world-class learning. We are confident that the PG Visual Design and User Experience Certificate Program will be a game-changer for anyone interested in learning how to create a high impact user experience in real world products and applications. “
The PG Certificate Program in Visual Design and User Experience is now accepting applications for the first cohort which is due to start in August 2021. Please visit the program page to find out more and apply.
TalentSprint, a NSE Group company, delivers high-end, high-tech transformational learning programs to young and experienced professionals. The company’s digital platform ipearl.ai offers a hybrid on-premise / online experience to researchers with deep technological expertise. TalentSprint partners with the best academic institutions and global companies to create and deliver world-class programs, certifications and results. It is a leading innovation partner for the National Skill Development Corporation, a branch of the Department of Skills Development and Entrepreneurship of the Government of India. Check www.talentsprint.com.
ABOUT THE NATIONAL SCHOLARSHIP OF INDIA (NSE)
The National Stock Exchange of India (NSE) is the largest derivatives exchange in the world in terms of trading volume (contracts) according to statistics maintained by the Futures Industry Association (FIA) for the calendar year 2020. NSE is ranked 4th in the world in spot stocks by number of trades according to statistics maintained by the World Federation of Exchanges (WFE) for calendar year 2020. NSE was the first stock exchange in India to implement e-commerce or on screen. It started operations in 1994 and is ranked as India’s largest stock exchange in terms of total and average daily turnover for stocks each year since 1995, based on SEBI data. NSE has a fully integrated business model comprising of stock quotes, trading services, clearing and settlement services, indices, market data feeds, technology solutions and financial education offerings. NSE also monitors compliance by trading and clearing members with the rules and regulations of the exchange. NSE is a technology pioneer and ensures the reliability and performance of its systems through a culture of innovation and investment in technology. Check https://www.nseindia.com/.
ABOUT NSE ACADEMY LIMITED (NAL)
NSE Academy Limited is a wholly owned subsidiary of National Stock Exchange of India Limited (NSE). NSE Academy promotes financial literacy as a necessary life skill. NSE Academy initiatives, including partnerships with state and national school boards and schools, interactive personal finance courses and certification programs, teaching schoolchildren, housewives, and other non-financial professionals of the investment value, provide an introduction to Indian capital markets and help develop new market professionals. As an ancillary part of its services / activities, NAL has also launched various international certificate and PG programs to strengthen and develop skills that can further enhance the capabilities of the younger generation and also be competitive in the financial sector. international. NAL’s cutting-edge content is integrated into the PG programs offered by various higher education institutions to train future BFSI-ready professionals. The courses offered by NAL are a valuable addition to the learning journey of university and college students to bridge the employability gap.
About IIT Hyderabad
IIT Hyderabad has been consistently ranked as one of India’s Top Ten Engineering Institutions. It has created a holistic educational ecosystem that offers cutting-edge research, industry collaboration and entrepreneurship. The Design Department, in particular, has facilitated innovation in the areas of collaborative design, sustainability, product systems and services, design and education, participatory design and more. IIT Hyderabad is also home to i-TIC Foundation, a technology business incubator that provides a supportive environment for entrepreneurs. For more information visit https://www.iith.ac.in/
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