Jaipur, 10th April 2023: Sunstone, India’s leading higher education startup with a presence across 35 cities in 50+ institutions, now offers its benefits to Jaipur-based Vivekananda Global University, a NAAC+ accredited university. A member of the Association of Indian Universities, VGU offers a wide range of courses across disciplines at undergraduate, postgraduate, and doctoral levels. Sunstone’s benefits would now be available to students enrolled in Vivekananda Global University’s MBA and BTech programs.
Furthermore, Sunstone’s extensive network of 1000+ recruiters will provide students with a vast pool of placement opportunities in leading companies. The University has inked MoU with Sunstone with a view to enabling students to join industry-centric and employment-oriented courses and succeed in achieving their goals. Sunstone’s expansion in Jaipur is in response to the city’s growing status as a hub for higher education. As a result, the city has become a magnet for students from across the state who aspire to pursue higher education. Rajasthan’s educational system is undergoing constant transformation to better assist the requirements of the students and deliver high-quality education.
In recent years, the government has devised novel initiatives to help its youth become industry-ready.
Commenting on the announcement, Mr. Piyush Nangru, Co-Founder and COO, of Sunstone, said “We are pleased to offer Sunstone’s benefits at Vivekananda Global University in Jaipur. We aim to provide Vivekananda Global students with practical knowledge, exposure to relevant industries, and tech-driven training to make sure they are prepared for the workforce from day one. Sunstone is continuously working towards unleashing the potential of youth in Tier-2 and Tier-3 cities of India by reducing the industry-academia gap in our country. By using hybrid learning approaches and a curriculum that is created, presented, and constantly updated by experts in the field, we have so far been successful in addressing this issue.”
Students enrolled at Sunstone campuses can take advantage of an industry-oriented curriculum by obtaining advanced certifications, participating in immersive industry-integrated internships and projects, gaining in-demand IT skills, and developing a professional portfolio. Sunstone also offers life skills and soft skills training, access to interest-based events, sports meets, cultural fests, student exchange programs, and membership to a dynamic digital community of Sunstone’s student network, among other things, for more holistic and comprehensive education.
On the announcement, VGU president Prof Vijay Vir Singh said, “MoU with Sunstone would go a long way in providing global exposure to the students of the University. It will offer a unique opportunity to VGU students to join courses, which primarily cater to the needs, and requirements of the industry in the country as well as abroad. The MoU will also help the VGU students in getting good placements. Our programs and Sunstone’s advantages would provide students with critical industry-oriented learning thereby making sure that they have placement assistance and sound career growth.”
Sunstone is implementing revolutionary fee options like Smart and Shield Career Assurance Plans assisted by zero percent EMI. It provides a world of opportunities for students. It is also a placement catalyst that incorporates a blend of practical and theoretical education to deliver job-ready skill sets.
For more information on Sunstone Advantage at Vivekananda Global University, please check the website here.