Simplilearn to offer bounce back scholarships for IT professionals in India

CIOReview Team | Thursday, 13 July 2017, 04:27 IST

To assist professionals impacted by the recent job cuts in India, professional training company Simplilearn (, has announced the launch of Bounce Back Scholarships ( The company will offer free access to online self-paced courses in the most sought after domains to help IT professionals build skills in new technologies and prepare for jobs of the future.

These courses are created by industry experts and provide the perfect blend of foundational knowledge and industry experience required to prepare for job roles in the digital economy. The company will offer courses in domains such as cloud computing, big data, analytics, project management, digital marketing, cyber security and more.

“Our goal at Simplilearn is to help professionals and enterprises adapt to the changing digital economy through the right delivery of upskilling programs.  Automation and newer technologies are forcing enterprises to re-look at their business and hiring strategies. The current environment has also led to enterprises looking for talent skilled in digital technologies. We hope the Bounce Back Scholarships will enable individuals to map their skill sets with these newer jobs and take charge of their careers.” said Krishna Kumar, Founder and CEO, Simplilearn.

The company is offering merit-based scholarships on all the courses that are delivered via online self-learning modules, excluding masters programs and courses covering examination fees. The last date to apply is August 31, 2017.