This program with Google Career Certificates will help fresh graduates gain high demand skills in IT support in automation, project management, data analytics and UX design. In the next two years, Google is working together with Coursera to reach over 1 million people. Rajeev Chandrasekhar, MoS for Electronics and Information Technology, Skill Development and Entrepreneurship, said In a virtual message, "We believe that India needs to be a major digital economy player in the world, because we believe that to have a trillion-dollar economy, it is important to focus on talent development and the whole ecosystem of human resources and capabilities." I am pleased with Google's focus on driving India first launches and the progress that Google has made on delivering on their promises. A great example of government and industry can work together to drive the growth of local businesses. I'm hopeful and confident that Google's mentorship through this initiative will help selected startups emerge stronger in this post-co-VID post-CoVID, said Rajeev Chandrasekhar.
Google says India is recognized for its talent pool, and the opportunity is right here for all to participate and grow.