Aptech signs a Master Franchisee in Nepal
|This is a media release from Aptech Ltd.|
Nepal, November 26, 2012: Aptech, a global leader in learning solutions, today announced its strategic partnership in Nepal through a Master Franchisee to provide IT career courses offered by its retail brands – Aptech Computer Education and Arena Multimedia.
Through the Master Franchisee, Aptech would offer graduate programs in IT, software development and animation & multimedia that are in line with leading International courses, giving the best benefit to students in terms of enhanced employability options upon completion of Aptech and Arena programs. For professionals willing to excel further from their present roles, Aptech has designed specialized IT courses providing 360 degree training to them.
Aptech plans to expand the franchisee network for its retail brands in both domestic and international markets by the end of this fiscal year. This initiative will help the company to develop and strengthen the brand existence internationally.
Shedding light on this development, Mr. Ninad Karpe, CEO & MD, Aptech Limited, said, “We see huge growth potential in the untapped market of Nepal. Education is of prime importance in the country. Currently about 82%of the younger population among 15 – 24 age group is literate. Nepal offers tremendous growth opportunities for training institutes like Aptech to cater to the vast audience comprising of over 50% youngsters willing to develop their career and grow better. Capitalizing on this initiative, we hope to create a strong IT industry ecosystem in Nepal and drive it towards growth.”
About Aptech Ltd.
Aptech commenced its education and training business in 1986 and has globally trained over 6.5 million students. Aptech is an ISO 9001:2008 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).
For further information on Aptech Limited, please visit our website at www.aptech-worldwide.com
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