On Wednesday, Samsung Digital Academy was launched with an aim of imparting new skills in technologies to the Telangana Engineering students.
The academy will teach a course on application development and it has been curated to make it easier to understand for the beginners in the field of application development. The students under the curriculum will be trained on the Tizen OS platform including Application Development Process, Testing and Debugging, Device Application Program Interface (APIs) as well as Packaging and Installation of Designed Applications on various devices.
The academy was launched as a part of the ongoing skill partnership between Samsung India and Telangana Academy for Skill Knowledge (TASK), under the state government.
Jayesh Ranjan, Telangana's Principal Secretary, Information Technology, Electronic and Industries, inaugurated the academy and stressed on the today's need of training the youth in new technologies which will help them in the dynamic world of IT.
Samsung's Bengaluru-based R&D Institute's Senior Vice President and Chief Technology Officer Aloknath De said: "The course on Tizen would enable future and potential developers to use their app programming skills to develop quality apps and be part of Tizen app eco system. India is increasingly emerging as a key player in the development of next-generation technology ecosystems and Telangana is surely the destination for skill development mission from a digital perspective".