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Finished With Your Exams? What to Learn During Your Break?

Here is a list of some of the popular trainings you might want to do while you enjoy home-cooked food during the vacations

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Prerika Jain, a B.Tech in Computer Science from KIET, Ghaziabad had her semester break and she was keen to learn a new skill; however, she was also desperate to get back home as soon as possible. Quite a conundrum! Wasn’t it? Luckily, she shared this with her senior who recommended her online training. She had qualms but got herself enrolled in an Android training. She had never been acquainted with Java before, but the content of the training suggested that it was perfect for a beginner like her. By the end of the training, she had made Calculator and Notepad apps as assignments. After her college started, she also got an opportunity to test the practical applications of her learning. She created a ‘Mutual Book- Sharing’ app for a contest during her college’s technical fest and within a year, she also created an app, Uddeshya, for the social welfare group of her college. Now, she is planning to pursue a career as an app developer.

Like Prerika, everyone wishes to acquire new skills but more often than not, it becomes a
task to choose the right one. It goes without saying that one must go for the field she is
passionate but to provide you with some guidance here is a list of some of the popular
trainings you might want to do while you enjoy home-cooked food during the vacations.

1. Web Development

This training program will involve working in fields of HTML, CSS, Bootstrap, PHP, and MySQL. It is a perfect training for you to learn how to create a website from scratch. This training will help you understand the UI/UX (user interface and user experience) of a website and with start ups booming than ever, there are myriads of opportunities to hone your skills while earning.

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2. Android
This program will help you learn how to create an android app along with various in-app
features. You will learn XML for front-end development and Kotlin language for back-end
development. This would provide you with the skills to develop an app that will work
seamlessly across different Android devices.

3. Core Java
This training will cover the basic concepts of Java and Object-Oriented Programming such as arrays, methods, and inheritance, polymorphism, classes etc. You will get to learn about Java FX and develop games using the same concepts.

4. Programming with C and C++
This training will help you learn the C++ and C language basics, techniques of integrating
function sets, generic application development and general method of architecture of
business solutions. This will be a perfect guide for you to create software using C++.

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5. AutoCAD
This training will help you understand computer-aided drafting and design using AutoCAD.
The learning from this will help you work on various civil or architectural related projects in
the future.

6. Python
This training covers the essential concepts on the building blocks of Python, object-oriented
programming, the use of SQLite database and development of GUIs for Python applications.

These trainings can be pursued without having any prior experience. The only pre-requisite
is hard work and perseverance and the learning and experience gained from it will help you
in getting a job or an internship.

The break is a great time to utilize the hours to build up your skill-base and garnish your
resume. Even if your inhibitions stop yourself from taking the plunge, have faith and embark on this journey of self-discovery and we’re sure it will a great stepping stone to your career.

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Internshala Trainings Launches InnOvaTe Challenge – an IoT Contest

“IoT is a future skill and offers immense career opportunities to students. With InnOvaTe, we are encouraging them to learn and build a career in the field of IoT”, he added

Internshala Trainings Launches InnOvaTe Challenge - an IoT Contest.

Rapid advancements in the Internet of Things (IoT) technology are taking us towards a smarter future. It is only because of the Internet of Things (IoT) that we are now able to control our home devices like air conditioner, TV, and lights with tap of a finger on our smartphones. To encourage students and young graduates to learn this in-demand skill and make a career in it, Internshala Trainings, has launched InnOvaTe Challenge. The contest will be open until December 25th 2018.

IoT is revolutionising various industries like healthcare, retail, security, and transport. IoT’s potential to bring smarter solutions to problems in diverse industries is resulting in the development of various new segments and jobs to meet the high demand. Some of the popular career options in IoT are Cloud engineering, Industrial engineering, Data Science, IoT product management, and UI/UX engineering.

In this contest, the participants will be given online training and an IoT kit. After the completion of the training, the students will be required to create a project with the guidance of online experts. The projects will be assessed on the basis of functionality and project synopsis. The top 3 contestants with the most innovative projects stand a chance to get cash rewards worth Rs. 60,000/-. Additionally, 2 more contestants will be rewarded with the smart device Google Home Mini.

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On the launch of this contest, Sarvesh Agrawal, the founder and CEO of Internshala said, “Through Internshala Trainings, our aim is to help students explore and learn new skills. For the last 8 years, we have been relentless in our pursuit to bridge the skill gap between the students and the industry by providing meaningful opportunities. InnOvaTe Challenge is yet another step towards that.”

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“IoT is a future skill and offers immense career opportunities to students. With InnOvaTe, we are encouraging them to learn and build a career in the field of IoT”, he added.

For more details and to register for the contest, visit: