Faridabad : Gras Academy, a pioneer in the field of vocational skills industry in India has introduced three new courses – GRAS multi skill programme, GRAS account pro and Gras compu tech across all its centers.
GRAS account master pro course is spread over a period of 6 months to 12 months and the fee is Rs 13,100 and Rs 24,100 respectively. GRAS multi skill programme is for duration of 6 months and the fee is Rs 10,600. Gras compu tech is also spread over a period of 6 months to 12 months and the fee is Rs 16,100 and Rs 35,100 respectively.
Some of the other courses that have gained recognition over a period of time are GRAS speak smart English, Mobile Tech, Hardware networking, Tally and Tally Pro and Data Master.
Ajay Kumar Swarup, Founder Director of GRAS Academy while explaining the rationale behind introduction of new courses across all the centers said “The knowledge and skills gained from studying the courses prepares trainees for jobs that are based on manual or practical activities, traditionally non-academic, and totally related to a specific trade, occupation, or vocation. It is sometimes referred to as technical education as the trainee directly develops expertise in a particular group of techniques or technology.”
“There are very few sectors in India which have registered such voluminous growth. Indian service industry is aligning its standards with the best of global benchmarks and this has a lot of healthy repercussions for aspiring young professionals.” As of now, the need of skill development and training is buttressing its drive to develop the students by infusing entrepreneurial skills amongst them”, he further added.
Gras Academy has lead the way, in the field of Vocational education in India, with a focus on offering courses that have enabled thousands of students across India and avail for employment opportunities in various sectors of the industry.
The National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC), has decided to fund GRAS Academy which aims to skill 1.3 million youth in different trades across 21 states and 176 districts over a 10‐year period. PHD Chamber of Commerce and Industry (PHDCCI) is also associated with Gras Academy for conducting the assessments of passing out students and providing them with an industry relevant certificate, thus certifying their skill set which they acquire during their training at GRAS.
GRAS supports its students to find employment through its dedicated placement division. Leading industry and corporate bodies, from diverse sectors spanning from FMCG, telecommunications, IT, BPO and retail etc. have associated with the academy. Some of the organizations where students have found career opportunities include:
Pepsi, Wifi Communications Pvt Ltd, Vodafone, e4e Healthcare Services, Aryan Lifestyle Pvt Ltd, Azzurro, Big Apple, Big Bazaar, Café Coffee Day, Costa Coffee, HG Retail Private Ltd, KFC, Home Stores India Ltd, Liliput Kidswear, Reliance Fresh, Reliance Digital, Raymond Retail, Pizza Hut, Nirulas, Pantaloon, Tata Motors, Tata Westside, Vishal Megamart, Ginger Hotels, Yum Restaurants, HDFC Life Insurance, SADRAG, Trak Services Pvt Ltd and World Vision India.