Aptech in the news
World class education, now in Myanmar
Mumbai, August 8, 2014: Aptech Limited, a leading global education solutions provider, announced today, that they are inaugurating Aptech English, Aptech Computer Education and Aptech Hardware and Networking courses in Myanmar. For Aptech Ltd, Myanmar becomes the 42nd country they have opened centre of learning. Aptech Myanmar is represented in Myanmar by IMA-IH Education Services Pte. Ltd, Singapore which is an I Berg Group initiative.
Myanmar is a progressive country on a mission to provide qualitative education to its youth. They are aiming to develop an education system that preserves their traditions, culture and sense of identity and to fully utilize the effects of globalization. On the other hand, they are ready to embrace changes, especially when it comes to the ways in which they educate future generations.
Aptech aims to contribute to the growing education sector of Myanmar by skilling the youth in IT, Hardware & Networking and English Language courses, to bridge the gap between industry requirements and the skills possessed by their young citizens. Aptech uses leading-edge technology and novel methods of teaching which help students become professionals and ready to join the mainstream.
Ninad Karpe, CEO & MD, Aptech Ltd said on the occasion, “We are ambitious and very enthusiastic to have got this golden opportunity to be a part of the fast paced growth of the education sector of Myanmar. We are sure that our modern teaching methods and latest tools and technology will help bring down unemployment, by making the youth job ready.”
U Sonny Aye Chan, Managing Partner of IMA Group enumerated the need of IT training in Myanmar and drew references to the Telecom Companies and other IT service providers setting up shop in Yangon and reinstated the need of IT, Communication skills to be addressed on an urgent basis to re skill and re train the IT professionals.
Aptech commenced its education and training business in 1986 and has globally trained over 7 million students. Aptech is an ISO 9001:2000 organization and the first IT Training and Education company to get this certification for Education Support Services in 1993.
Aptech has presence in more than 40+ emerging countries through its two main streams of businesses – Individual training and Enterprise Business. As a leader in career education, it has over 1300 centres of learning across the world.
Under Individual Training, Aptech offers career and professional training through its Aptech Computer Education, Arena Animation & Maya Academy of Advanced Cinematics (both in Animation & Multimedia), Aptech Hardware & Networking Academy, Aptech Aviation & Hospitality Academy and Aptech English Learning Academy brands.
Enterprise business includes Content Development (Aptech Learning Services), Training and Assessment Solutions for Corporates & Institutions (Aptech Training Solutions, Aptech Assessment & Testing Solutions).