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DUGTP - A Training Program for Students Who Wants to Make a Career in the Tech Space

Digit Insurance Announces Undergraduate Training Program for 12th Class Students

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Digit Insurance—today announced the launch of Digit Undergraduate Training Program (DUGTP) that will target students who have completed 12th Standard in 2018 and are interested to build their skills to make a career in the technology space.

The program is designed for students who might be either thinking of discontinuing education due to lack of financial support or are looking for options where they can earn along with their graduation. The program will aim to encourage the concept, ‘Earn while you Learn’.

Amrit Arora, Sr. Vice President Human Resource, Digit Insurance said, “With Digit UGT program we are trying to build a batch of young, enthusiastic students, who can be groomed as per the company’s roadmap and eventually can be absorbed as a full-time resource in the technology team. Digit will give a platform to the students who have just completed their 12th standard and are looking to join an engineering college to become an IT professional. With Digit’s UGT program we not only support the students to complete their part time graduation but also help them build a career in technology.”

DUGTP is a three-year training program for students in any stream. In this three years’ program, the students will learn different technologies that are relevant in the current market. The trainees will be required to complete their part-time graduation by the end of the third year. Basis the completion of the training program and graduation, the trainee will be confirmed as a full-time employee of Digit as an Associate.

Students completing their 12th Standard in the year 2018 from any stream can drop an email to: before the last date 31st May 2018

Key Highlights of the program:

  1. Fund your graduation on your own- Earn while you learn
  2. Access to best-in-class training, infrastructure & subject matter experts
  3. Become an engineer- Get certificate and get paid for joining the course
  4. Training by the existing employees of digit who are very successful IT professional
  5. Exhaustive training program to teach all the aspects of a software job
  6. Opportunity to work for a start-up
  7. Opportunity to earn during the training period
  8. Absorption as a full-time resource in the company after 3 years

Benefits of the program:

Stipend the joiners will receive as part of the program :

  • Year 1:  1.2 lakh
  • Year 2:  1.4 lakh
  • Year 3:  1.8 lakh

NIIT Limited, a global leader in Skills and Talent Development, has also launched a set of summer programs for school kids and college students based on their interest and for their personal development including Basic Literacy Programs, Fundamental IT Programs & Hobby Programs. The duration of each program varies from course to course. Students can visit the nearest NIIT centre to apply for the programs.

About Digit:

Operates in - Insurance space in India

Headquartered in - Bangalore

Founder - Kamesh Goyal

Founded in - 2016

Products Available -  launched products across 3 categories (Motor, Travel, Personal accessories) within the first 12 months of starting operations.

Started with - a capital base of around Rs 350 crore 

Mission - ‘Make Insurance, Simple’

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