Start-up collective draws up scheme for student engineers

Thiruvananthapuram, January 19:   A ‘disruptive’ idea brewing in the start-up ecosystem in Kerala could well see trained college students being wooed with ‘guaranteed’ good salary packages. The Startup Village Collective (SV.CO), arguably the country’s first digital incubator for college students, has partnered with healthcare start-up CareStack, to make this possible. ‘Product school’ As part of…

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IIITM-K plans to set up Kerala blockchain academy

Thiruvananthapuram, Jan 19:   The Indian Institute of Information Technology and Management-Kerala (IIITM-K) has planned to set up a Kerala Blockchain Academy, arguably the first of its kind in the country. The academy will be a joint initiative of the IIITM-K and the global Blockchain Education Network (BEN), an official spokesman said here. Saji Gopinath, Director,…

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NSE organises financial literacy workshops for students

Mumbai, January 19:   The NSE organised financial literacy workshops for millennials and reached out to more than 40,000 students over 200 schools in 15 cities across India in CY2017. NSE introduced ‘FUNancial Quest’, where students of Class VIII and IX are imparted training on the concepts of financial management. This programme engages students round the…

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