|[August 06, 2014]
Edureka to Launch 36 More Courses to Address Growing Skill-Gap in IT
BANGALORE, India --(Business Wire)--
India's leading online IT, cloud and mobility education provider
offering extensive live-instructor
based online courses globally today announced its plans to take the
total course count this year to 50 from its existing portfolio of 14.
Offering mission-critical courses on Big
Data, Data Science, Analytics, NoSQL, Cloud
and several other key industry paced courses, Edureka
will be focusing on building up its portfolio on courses around streams
where there is a global skill gap. The upcoming courses will be tailored
to suit the particular industry needs for USA, UK, India, Australia and
South-East Asia among other regions in Western Europe.
"The global scenario in the IT industry is changing rapidly and IT
professionals are finding it hard to keep up to the change. Realizing
this, we have already rolled out 14 industry ready courses for
mid-career professionals and will be launching another 36 courses to
skill-up by the end of 2014," said Lovleen
Bhatia, Co-Founder and CEO, Edureka.
With its innovative approach to online courses through the
live-instructor model, Edureka
has already witnessed a 30 fold increase in its revenues since 2011-12
and has registered a CAGR of 430% last 2 years.
across the globe now consider Big
and related technologies as the key drivers for their business. However,
globally, there is an acute shortage of IT professionals in these
domains. Our aim at Edureka is to skill-up the IT professionals in these
sectors as these skills are becoming the prerequisites for success in
the IT industry," said Kapil
Tyagi, Co-Founder and COO, Edureka.
"The learners can interact with the lecturer directly on a webinar,
video call or web-chat to get his query addressed and not just listen to
a recording," Tyagi added.
Edureka, having a strong subscriber base of 200,000 learners has
successfully assisted in upgrading the skills of over 80,000 IT
Edureka (Education+Eureka) aims to bridge the growing skills gap of
professionals in Big Data, Cloud and Mobility globally. Edureka offers a
range of online technical courses in Android (News - Alert), Big Data & Hadoop, Hadoop
Administration, Apache Cassandra, Cloud Computing, Data Science and
Business Analytics among others for global professionals. Its delivery
methodology consists of 'Live instructor led courses' with project based
assignment evaluation. It provides 24x7 support and life-time content
support setting them apart from its competitors. Edureka has a dropout
rate of only 10% and huge student market base in India, USA, UK and
For more details, visit: http://www.edureka.co
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