Pearson India and The University of Queensland organised the Changemakers Academic Bootcamp Programme 2021
News Desk, News Nation 360: In order to shed light on the importance of English language proficiency for overseas education, Pearson India organized the Changemakers Academic Bootcamp Programme 2021, a 7-day certified program, with The University of Queensland (UQ), the research-intensive institution in the top 50 universities worldwide. Targeting high school students across India, the series of 7 virtual sessions focused upon future skills, careers and challenges faced by the new world. The programme witnessed 6000 students register for the learning capsules including international students. Ramananda SG, Vice President, Sales & Marketing, Pearson India, commenting according to the recently conducted Global Learner Survey by Pearson, 80% of learners see English as the gateway to pursue higher education or work globally. English language proficiency is essential when planning for overseas education and they at Pearson assist aspirants with PTE Academic test to enhance their language proficiency/skills which is a stepping-stone in their journey. He would like to thank the University of Queensland for partnering with Pearson and providing an opportunity for Indian students to learn about future skills and solutions, helping to stay ahead of the curve in the competitive world. Sagar Bahadur, Principal Adviser – India, at The University of Queensland expressed the University of Queensland’s valued relationship with India has been strengthened by decades of academic and industry partnerships, student mobility, and commercialisation opportunities. In the last two years, UQ has raised the bar on how world-class International universities can work collaboratively with Indian institutions and create shared value in the ecosystem.
Report : Anustup Kundu