The courses offered at Pune University are through tie-ups with companies such as Harvard Business Online, Stanford University, AWS, Simply Learn and Celebrity School as well as IBM.
Pune University Certificate Courses
Savitribai Phule Pune University (SPPU) aims to make the students ‘industry ready’. For this, the university is encouraging students to be a part of the degree plus program. Students taking admission for the regular degrees of BA, B.Com and B.Sc can simultaneously pursue the degree plus program. Pune University There are more than 300 certificate courses available on the official website of the company, most of which are free. In such a situation, students will be able to complete their studies without worrying about fees.
In 2021, under this initiative led by the then Vice-Chancellor of SPPU Nitin Karmalkar, 300 to 350 courses were made available to the students at less than the actual fees. Courses are offered at the university through collaborations with educational and social organizations such as Harvard Business Online, Stanford University, AWS, Simply Learn and Celebrity School, as well as with companies such as IBM.
Which subjects will the students study?
SPPU Vice Chancellor Karbhari Kale said, “Through Degree Plus, students of the university will be able to get updates about subjects like information technology, artificial intelligence, cloud computing, economics, culture. Maximum number of students should take advantage of this opportunity.
Certificate will be given on completion of the course
All these courses provided by Pune University are completely online. There is no fee of any kind for most of these courses. The course schedule for the academic year 2022-23 has been released on the website. Certificate will also be given to the students on completion of the certificate course.
From where to apply?
During its pilot run, around 26,000 students got enrolled for the course, out of which 5000 students took admission. Students completing their degree from SSPU and students of its affiliated colleges can take admission in certificate courses. To apply, students have to visit the official website degreeplus.in.