The Entrepreneurship Development Cell organised various programmes in the previous year to enhance entrepreneurship skills in the students of JECRC Foundation. Some of these programmes are Entrepreneurship Awareness Programme, Entrepreneurship Development Programme, Skill Development Programme, Business Development Programme in Export Marketing, Entrepreneurship Awareness Camp, B-Guru, Industrial Visit, Faculty Training etc.
Students of all branches got industry exposure by visiting 14 industries in the previous year. A programme on personality development was launched for IIPC students & another programme on advanced multimedia was organised under Competency Development Programme of IIPC. Specialised talks from various industry experts were held last year. Wipro is actively associated with the IIPC of JECRC.
This is an initiative to keep our students in sync with the latest tools and technologies. It provides a platform for students to extract benefits from various workshops and seminars on new technologies from world leaders like IBM.
JECRC Foundation aunched "MICROSOFT SUMMER TRAINING PROGRAM" in summers 2015. More than 200 students from 40 Government, NIT's and private colleges of North India including UP, Haryana, MP and Uttarakhand have registered in this program. This two-month program encompasses training on different technologies offered by Microsoft Certified Trainers. The participants were awarded Microsoft Training Associates certification.
Department of Computer Science & Engineering launched two & three week training programs for I & II year students respectively during their summer break. The students were imparted technical knowledge on the subjects of PHP and Advance JAVA by specialist and certified trainers.
JECRC has promoted Entry Level Massive Open Online Courseware (MOOCs) (a) CS50x, taught by David J. Malan Harvard University and (b) CS101.1x taught by Deepak Pathak from IIT Bombay, for our 1st year students. At present more than 100 students are enrolled in this course and are expected to complete their course work towards certification by 30th June 2015. The first batch of 150 students have been certified in December 2015.
This academic year, JECRC successfully rolled-out Campus Connect Program of Infosys Technologies Ltd., a unique academia-industry initiative, for more than 100 final year students to align them towards the competencies which industry needs and thus increases their chances of employability. Under the aegis of this initiative, students and faculty members are privileged to access courseware and technology relevant to the current scenario of IT industry. This is an annual feature at JECRC.
JECRC takes pride in standing with highest registrations in TCS Flagship events namely, Codevita and Testimony from the north region. These events have paved way for students to get an edge over their skill-set. Students have shown sincere interest into the events and outshone with their performance, consequently leading to fruitful internships with the industry which has been rated as the World's most powerful brand in IT Services for the year 2016.