Edvancer, an educational technology company, has opened its first academies in Hyderabad and Delhi. According to an official announcement, the platform aims to empower 50,000 individuals in the dynamic Artificial Intelligence (AI) field through this strategic initiative. Establishing these academies highlights Edvancer’s dedication to reshaping the landscape of AI education. Introducing a hybrid learning model that skillfully balances 50% online and 50% in-person classes represents a paradigm shift in how aspiring AI professionals acquire knowledge and skills.
On November 25th and 26th, the grand launch event was held at the prestigious Spring Board in Kondapur, Hyderabad. Attendees, including students and distinguished speakers, had the unique opportunity to participate in interactive sessions with industry experts, gain valuable career insights, and explore the future of data science and AI education.
The discussion featured compelling addresses from Edvancer’s leadership, including Co-founders Aatash Shah and Lalit Sachin. Both emphasized the transformative potential of the hybrid learning approach, designed to give students the best of both worlds while catering to individual learning preferences. The expertise of the distinguished panel of guest speakers enriched the event. Lalit Sachin, Director UPES ON and IIT Kanpur Alumnus; Dheeraj Chitlangi, Assistant Vice President, DBS Bank; and Mohit Bansal, Associate Director of Data Science at Tanla Platforms Ltd., who specializes in AI/ML, provided invaluable insights into the rapidly evolving fields of AI and Data Science.
Speaking about the initiative, Co-founder of Edvancer, Aatash Shah, said:
We are thrilled to bring our unique blend of in-person and online learning to Hyderabad and Delhi. Advancer has been at the forefront of providing quality education in data science, machine learning, and AI, and this expansion marks a new chapter in our journey.
Key highlights of the post-launch event include interactive sessions providing students with a deeper understanding of industry trends, dedicated career guidance sessions to assist in informed decision-making, and the choice of SpringBoard in Kondapur as a fitting venue for fostering collaboration and learning.
Adding further about the development, Co-founder of Edvancer, Lalit Sachin, said:
The hybrid learning model is a testament to our commitment to innovation in education. It allows students to experience the best of both worlds and adapt to their individual learning preferences.
As Edvancer continues to pioneer new educational approaches, this successful launch event sets the stage for a transformative learning experience for 50,000 aspiring AI professionals in Hyderabad and Delhi.
Co-founded in 2013 by Aatash Shah and Lalit Sachan, Edvancer aims to address the limitations of the global education system and provide career-oriented education that meets the changing demands of industry and technology. To achieve this, the firm focuses on bridging the gap between industry needs and university output by delivering practical, hands-on, short-term certificate courses created and taught by industry experts. Embracing the power of technology, the company enables anytime, anywhere learning, empowering learners to access courses online, 24x7x365, using any device, without being constrained by academic years or geographical limitations.
Edvancer also emphasizes a high return on investment (ROI) for students by providing course options tailored to their immediate career goals, ensuring low costs and time commitments, and providing relevant skills. Students can pursue higher-level courses that align with their increasing skill requirements as their careers progress. Furthermore, the startup strives to establish a comprehensive range of courses that meet industry needs and cater to individuals at various career stages in each domain, thereby creating a knowledge hub for that specific domain or industry. In 2021, Edvancer was acquired by GUS Global Services Pvt. Ltd. and now operates as part of Global University Systems (GUS), an international network of higher education institutions committed to offering accessible and affordable industry-driven global education.