Amity University Online (AUO) has announced to launch its online German certification programme on Renewable Energy (Wind & Photovoltaic) in India.
AUO has partnered with The Renewables Academy (RENAC), Berlin, Germany, for the 3 month online certification course. The programme will be rendered by RENAC for Indian aspirants to equip them with the skills required to understand the different aspects of renewable energy such as solar energy, photovoltaic (Solar PV) systems, wind energy etc.
Solar power is one of the fastest growing industries in India. The Indian Government, In January 2015, has planned the investment of $ 100 billion in this sector and to increase the solar capacity upto 100 GW by 2022. It will also help in creating around 6.7 lakh jobs in India in coming 10 years. In tandem with PM Narendra Modi’s vision of becoming a solar power rich country, AUO is offering this international online programme to Indian students to make them industry-ready and reap the benefits of this fast growing sector.
Speaking on the partnership, Amity University Online Vice Chairman Ajit K Chauhan said, “We foresee enormous career prospect in the field of renewable industry thus, skill enrichment will play an integral role in the enhancement in this sector. Amity University Online’s exclusive program aims at making students industry ready and nurture India’s dream to be a power rich nation.”
“Amity University and RENAC formed a strong team to offer online trainings in India. It is a great opportunity for us to contribute to the growing Indian Renewable Energy sector, by offering our unique experience from Germany. We are looking forward to welcoming the first group of motivated students to RENAC online and are hoping to expand this promising collaboration,” he added.
The programme encourages students as well as working professionals to seek a career in the field of renewable and solar energy which can be useful in sectors like real estate, design, construction, engineering, environmental science etc.