At the ongoing SHRMTech conference in Dubai, Mr. Aditya Malik, CEO & MD, Talentedge, a leading Ed-Tech firm that provides live and interactive courses for higher education today signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Dr Eesa Bastaki, President of the University of Dubai to provide online courses to the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries.
Speaking on this landmark association, Mr Aditya Malik, CEO & MD, Talentedge said “We are delighted to be associated with the University of Dubai to offer our courses to the students of Gulf countries. Our collaboration with the University of Dubai initiates with a course in HR and we plan to offer many more jointly curated courses on the Talent edge platform for the GCC region going forward.”
The first course being launched under the partnership is in Human Resource Management, providing an opportunity to professionals to earn a dual certificate.Participants will have an opportunity to earn certificate from University of Dubai and earn a certificate from The Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM). This course will provide a comprehensive understanding of Human Resource Management and prepare applicants for leadership roles in the global environment.
With the recent investment in Grey campus (https://talentedge.in/blog/talentedge-acquires-significant-stake-greycampus/ ) which was announced earlier this year by Talent edge, it had gained significant presence in North America market. This partnership with the University of Dubai marks the launch of its business in Middle East. This is in line with the companies plan to expand globally.
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