It is with great pleasure that the management of Horizon Campus announces the strategic partnership that has been entered into with HCL Technologies Ltd.
HCL Technologies is a next-generation global technology company that helps enterprises reimagine their businesses for the digital age. Its technology products and services are built on four decades of innovation, with a world-renowned management philosophy, a strong culture of invention and risk-taking, and a relentless focus on customer relationships. Through its worldwide network of R&D facilities and co-innovation labs, global delivery capabilities, and over 153,000+ ‘Ideapreneurs’ (employees) across 50 countries, HCL delivers holistic services across industry verticals to leading enterprises, including 250 of the Fortune 500 and 650 of the Global 2000.
HCL generated consolidated revenues of USD 9.95 billion as on September 30, 2020. HCL Technologies has also been ranked #30 on Forbes 2020 list of “World’s Best Employers.”
With the signing of the MoU between Horizon Campus & HCL Technologies, Horizon students can take advantage of a fantastic opportunity to complete “In School” skilling programme and get an assured job with HCL. Key features/benefits of the programme include,
- Assured job (Software Analyst / IT Analyst) at HCL Technologies in Sri Lanka
- Students (who clear selection tests organized by HCL), can commence their training while pursuing their degree programme at Horizon Campus
- Student will be provided a Laptop and an internet connection during the tenure training/internship and employment with HCL.
This skilling/training programme will be offered to all students who join Horizon Campus on the degree programmes approved by the Ministry of Higher Education. Students who are pursuing the Bachelor of IT degree offered by the University of Moratuwa & University of Colombo, organized at Horizon Campus, commencing 2020/21 are also eligible
The MoU was signed at Horizon Campus premises by Mr. Thothathri Vaikuntam on behalf of HCL technologies and Mr.Upul Daranagama, the Chairman of Horizon Campus, with the officials from both HCL and Horizon Campus in attendance.