NIIT Limited, a global leader in skills and talent development, has won the award under Education Category for 'Vocational & Skill Development Training Institute' at the 17th Franchise Awards 2019. The award was received by Kshitij Jain, Vice President, Skills and Careers Business (India), NIIT Ltd. at a recent ceremony organized in New Delhi.
Speaking on the occasion, Bimaljeet Singh Bhasin, President, Skills and Careers Business (India), NIIT Ltd. said, "We are delighted to receive this award that reiterates our commitment to create high impact learning and talent development programs for millions of individual and corporate learners. NIIT will continue to play a pioneering role in the talent development space".
Established in 1981, NIIT has today grown to be a global leader in skills and talent development providing career related learning solutions to Individuals, Enterprises and Institutions in diverse areas including Digital Transformation, Data Analytics, Software Development and many other new-age career streams.
Recently NIIT announced the Future Ready Talent initiative to encourage aspiring professionals to enhance their knowledge through future ready programs, together with their regular academic curriculum. NIIT is also spearheading and enabling digital transformation globally through its incubated venture StackRoute. Stackroute is a digital transformation partner for corporates to build multi-skilled full stack developers at scale.
Franchise Awards 2019 are India's Topmost Honour in Franchising. Returning in its 17th consecutive year, Franchise Awards 2019 highlights those remarkable organizations that have, demonstrated that franchising success is more than the sum of its parts. The Franchise Awards put standards, ethics and best practice at the top of their agenda. Through positive recognition of those that lead the way, the franchise awards are seen as the industry's top accolade.
Shares of NIIT LTD. was last trading in BSE at Rs.87.25 as compared to the previous close of Rs. 84.95. The total number of shares traded during the day was 224862 in over 1647 trades.
The stock hit an intraday high of Rs. 87.8 and intraday low of 84.35. The net turnover during the day was Rs. 19454909.