Plans a company Amazon to expand the Computer Science program Amazon Future Engineer To include India, indicating its growing interest in educational space in the second largest Internet market in the world.
And in Advertising Recruitment, the company said: The initial research of the Amazon Future Engineer program in India is currently underway, and the selected candidate is tasked with the task of working with local nonprofits and government officials.
The program aims to provide computer science education to underserved children and youth.
In the announcement, the company said: It plans to launch the program in India in 2021. And it works The program is currently in the United States, where the company serves more than 5,000 schools and 550,000 students in computer science courses.
Amazon in India is focused on equipping children and youth from disadvantaged communities to build a better future for themselves.
The US e-commerce giant, which has invested more than $ 6.5 billion in India so far, has been exploring the education space in the country for a few years.
Last year it launched JEE Ready, an app aimed at helping students preparing to enter India’s most prestigious institutes of technology.
It introduces JEE Ready, which has since been rebranded as Amazon Academy, Free online lessons and analyzes student performance via mock tests.
It is noteworthy that Amazon is not the only American company that pays attention to the growing education market in India, as there are also Facebook, Microsoft and Google.
Earlier this year, Facebook partnered with the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) to launch an accredited curriculum on digital safety, online well-being and augmented reality for students and teachers.
Facebook this year also invested in Unacademy, a Bangalore-based startup that offers online tutorials.
Google, which has invested in the Indian education tech startup Cuemath this year, has partnered with CBSE to train more than a million teachers in India.
Google has provided a set of free tools, such as G Suite for Education and Google Classroom, to help digitize the education experience.
Microsoft has also collaborated with several Indian government and industry agencies, including the National Foundation for Skills Development and Nasscom, to help more than a million people develop their skills on their own.