PSEB Trains 200 IT Graduates in Emerging Technologies
However the availability of skilled manpower at substantial cost savings in Pakistan is a major motivation for outsourcing IT work. PSEB conducted an online survey of member IT companies and these companies supported the trainings of fresh graduates in Java, .Net, mobile apps, and game development. Keeping the demand of IT Companies in view, PSEB launched trainings at Air University, Islamabad, National University Fast, Lahore and PNEC, Karachi in 2015 and trained 200 plus graduates in the following emerging technologies;
Android Application Development
Agile based mobile application development
J2EE & J2ME
Hundred percent of the training cost for these courses was borne by ICT R&D fund. Many graduates appreciated these trainings sponsored by PSEB and ICT R&D Fund because it helped them in enhancing their IT skill set for both job activities and freelancing.
Over the last decade, PSEB has been supporting IT industry by offering IT training courses and has trained around 1,500 professionals in emerging technologies and around 5,000 students in Open source technologies.