Google launches Android Certificate and Skilling program in India.
11 July 2016
Google India today launched the ‘Android Skilling’ program in the country that will aim to train two million Android app developers. The new certification program will unveil a slew of initiatives to skill, educate, and certify millions of students and developers in Android Development.
Google announced the launch of a specially designed instructor-led training program on Android Fundamentals. This will be made available across public, private universities and training institutes of the National Skill Development Corporation of India. The in-person training module integrated into the course curriculum will be introduced within this calendar year at no additional fee.
The Android Fundamentals course will also be available, free of charge, on NPTEL (an initiative of the IITs and IISc) as part of its online Mobile Computing course starting 18th July 2016.