AICTE- Adobe Partnership on Digital Skilling
All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) has recently signed a partnership agreement with Adobe to accelerate digital creativity skills across the country.
- Under this agreement, Adobe will provide curriculum and expertise with the creative and digital literacy skills needed to prepare students for the current digital-first world, and train teachers to integrate digital creativity into the curriculum.
- The partnership aims to empower over 75,000 teachers across 10,000 higher education institutions with the necessary digital creativity skills by 2024.
- This understanding from AICTE in collaboration with Adobe will build a strong skilling ecosystem in the country and empower teachers and students with new age skills to thrive in the post-pandemic digital-first world.
AICTE is a statutory body as well as a national-level technical education council that falls under the ambit of the Department of Higher Education. This organization was established in 1945 first as an advisory body and in 1987 it was given statutory status. The responsibility of AICTE includes coordinated development and proper planning of the country’s management education and technical education system. AICTE’s headquarters is located in New Delhi. Anil Sahasrabudhe is the chairman of this organization.
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