NSE Academy Limited recently announced the acquisition of Hyderabad-based Deep Tech education firm TalentSprint Private Ltd. to foray into professional education in the future tech. NSE Academy is a wholly-owned subsidiary of the National Stock Exchange Limited and promotes financial literacy as a necessary life skill.
With this acquisition, NSE Academy aims to be a leader in the education segment offering executive and corporate learning not only in financial domain but also adjacent areas in emerging technology such as artificial intelligence, machine learning, blockchain, and more. The courses which will we be conducted in both online and offline modes aim to address the increasing demand for skill acquisition and upgradation in domains such as BFSI.
With program offerings in AI, Machine Learning, Computational Data Science, FinTech, Cybersecurity, robotic automation and various deep-tech subjects, Talentsprint is highly sought-after by aspiring and experienced professionals to train in these areas. It also has a deep and collaborative partnership with prestigious academic institutions and global corporations. The company’s digital learning platform also powers online campuses for major academic institutions.
“We are delighted and privileged that NSE Academy is entering the space of deep tech education with TalentSprint as its strategic partner. We share a common vision of how digital platforms are enablers of trust, quality, and scale, and how important it is to rapidly disseminate high-quality deep tech expertise to all professionals across BFSI, Technology, Consulting, and emerging sectors,” said Dr Santanu Paul, Co-Founder and CEO, TalentSprint in an official press statement.
He further added that it will help six million working professionals in India in need of deep tech knowledge interventions, and another ten million college students waiting to enter the workforce with adequate future-proof skills.
Commenting on the announcement, Vikram Limaye, MD and CEO, NSE said, “As the BFSI industry evolves into a more tech-enabled industry, it is but imperative that we strengthen our expertise in the education space by adding new and emerging technologies. TalentSprint’s vision and portfolio offerings complement our growth ambitions in this space and we are very excited about this partnership”.
Abhilash Misra, CEO NSE Academy believes that the strategic partnership between NSE Academy and TalentSprint will create unique possibilities within the professional education ecosystem.
With the vision to democratise the access to financial learning, NSE Academy has also launched its AI-Powered Learning Experience Platform-NSE Knowledge hub, which brings in global content for up-skilling in the areas of financial markets and BFSI domain.