JNTUK B.Tech R20 Regulations – Skill oriented Courses – Industry Certifications Credit Transfer – Communicated
As you are all aware that job-oriented skill courses which are relevant to the industry are integrated into the curriculum of B.Tech. program for all disciplines under R20 regulations. Five skill-oriented courses are offered during III to VII semesters. Among them, four courses on domain/job oriented and the other one on soft skills.
In this regard, you are informed that the University shall consider the following NASSCOM Courses certifications of the skill sector council as skill-oriented courses in the curriculum and facilitate credit transfer. This is to inform that good number of students have already enrolled for these courses. In addition to considering as credit courses in the curriculum, the students who have completed certification exam successfully will have an opportunity to participate in job fairs conducted by NASSCOM. However, the number of students who have attempted the certification exam of the courses are very less. Please note, the SSC certifications offered by NASSCOM has been reduced to 400 INR for AP state universities.
In this context, you are requested to inform the students regarding the credit mobility opportunity on successful completion of above Industry certifications courses. Please note that while selecting courses the institution would essentially avoid the courses already pursued or offered through the curriculum as it may otherwise lead to duplication and repetition of the same course.