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Posted at: Jul 10, 2016, 1:17 AM; last updated: Jul 10, 2016, 1:17 AM (IST)
Desh Bhagat University inks pact with US-based firm
Khanna, July 9
Desh Bhagat University (DBU) in its ongoing endeavor to promote research and employability in higher education of international standards in India, today signed an MoU with a US-based company Equity Score LLC.
Chancellor Zora Singh said the MoU would provide various job opportunities through Equity Score LLC for the youth.
Zora Singh said Equity Score LLC would establish a research centre in the university which would be the first of its kind in India.
Prof Paul Douglas Katchings, advisor to Equity Score LLC and designated as professor-at-large at the DBU, said, “New partnerships will create one lakh part-time jobs for new apps creation with new teams, modern communications tools and a new certification programme of the university that will increase financial literacy about public companies and enable collaboration across multiple disciplines.”
“A new certificate programme at the DBU has been instituted to organise students and professionals into special teams, called ‘Skills 31 Teams’. We are looking for 1,00,006 interdisciplinary engineers to get organised into 3,226 teams. The base income for each team member will range between $300 to $520 per month along with stock options valued between $2,02,000 and $3,13,000,” he said.