Published on June 27, 2014
Empowering students pursuing Higher Education to compete in an Innovation Economy Time for New - Higher Education Program Creating a workforce ready for 21st century success These are times of great global change, educators around the world are working to prepare their students with skills for lifelong learning so they can succeed. Intel® Education recognizes that curiosity, critical thinking and quality education are important to prepare tomorrow's workforce. Through our long-standing dedication to education, we have delivered fresh insights, unique programs, and holistic solutions to help governments and educators in over 100 countries inspire excellence in students and build a workforce ready for 21st century success. We have invested over $1 billion dollars and close to 3 million employee volunteer hours worldwide in the last decade with in the goal of helping educators transform education and create a world of opportunity. In a global economy, creating 21st century success requires equipping every student the skills and opportunities to excel. Today's students live in a world of global connectedness, technology-fueled innovation, and rapid change. Educators and governments around the world must keep pace. There is a need to impart real world skills along with cutting-edge education for a workforce that can hit the ground running when they graduate and set themselves apart in the era of intense competition. With that in mind, Intel® introduces the Time for New Higher Education program, a nation-wide initiative for professional education institutes across India. This program is a unique initiative in India that will help transform learning by bringing together the latest computing devices, software, and relevant content delivered through in person and online workshops as well as professional development opportunities via exclusive sessions with industry leaders to effectively engage students and expose them to real world opportunities.