Provides 120+ certificate courses to upskill students
Staying in line with constantly evolving, new trends and approaches in education, Chennai based Agurchand Manmull Jain College has announced four (1 UG and 3 PG) new courses for the new academic year 2023-24. The new courses added to this year include, B.Sc Computer Science with Artificial Intelligence and M.Sc Applied Psychology with specialization in Counselling, M.A Public Administration and M.Com Accounting and Finance.
Along with the new graduation courses, the college will also be offering certificate courses which will help students to upskill themselves. Courses like Import and Export Management, E-Banking, Crypto currency, Open Source, Disaster management, Drug less therapy for students and teachers, Income Tax Return filing for individuals, An introduction to Gender, Sex and Sexuality, Stress Management, Traditional Art: Tanjore painting, Event Management, Internet of Things (IoT) For home automation and many more are offered by the college.
“Through these new courses, students will acquire knowledge that are more relevant to the current scenarios. The B.Sc Computer Science with AI programme will equip the students with both computing and scientific skills to solve real-world problems. M.Sc Applied Psychology with specialization in counselling aims at theoretical understanding of the concepts, knowledge application and skill building,” said Ms. Ramya, Dean, Agurchand Manmull Jain College.
Around 120+ certificate courses are identified as value-added and skill-based courses, where the students can pick and choose the area they would like to enhance themselves. A 30 hour course will be at an affordable cost of Rs 500 and 45 hour course will be offered at Rs 750. “These certificate courses will help the students to be in power with the industry requirements and excel in their career. We have also signed MoUs with ICAI and TCS for competency courses. TCS will offer a Banking and Insurance course at free of cost, while ICAI will offer CMA foundation and intermediate course, which will come at a cost of Rs 6,000 and Rs 23,100, respectively. These courses will be available from June 2023”, Ms. Ramya said.
About Agurchand Manmull Jain College:
Agurchand Manmull Jain College was established in 1952 by Padma shri Mohanmullji Chordia through the Sri. S. S. Jain Educational Society. The College which started as a college for men was upgraded into a Co-educational institution in 2003. Today it is a frontline top ranking offering 30 undergraduate and 8 postgraduate programmes, with a student strength of 9000+. The institution possesses a harmonious fusion of tradition and modernity. With its high-quality instruction, AM Jain has been motivating and shaping students into morally strong, intellectual citizens.