Awards and accolades for Aptech!

Chronology of Aptech’s Global Achievements:

2019: Aptech Vietnam won the ‘Top ICT‘ Award for the 16th consecutive year(2003-2019).

2019: Aptech won the ‘Golden Peacock National Training Award‘,2019.

2018: Aptech and Arena were conferred as the ‘Brand of the Decade‘ in the Education Space.

2017: Aptech voted as ‘Great Place to Work‘ (2017-18) by the Great Place to Work Institute survey.

2016: Aptech voted as ‘India's Most Trusted Brand‘ in training & education.

2016: Aptech wins Pioneer in Skilling Africa Award by ASSOCHAM

2016: Aptech Kazakhstan won the best training center of computer technologies and foreign language at the National Recognition 2016 award.

2013-2015: Aptech Computer Education Kampala was awarded the Best Information Technology Training School of the Year for three consecutive years.

2013: Aptech awarded the ‘Best Computer Training School’ award by Uganda‘s Prime Minister, Amama Mbabazi

2012: Aptech & TRRAIN Foundation win 'Best Innovation in Vocational Education and Skills Training Award' at the World Education Awards, 2012.

2010: Aptech Learning Services wins two ‘Apex Awards for Excellence’.

2009: Aptech ranked among Global Top 20 I.T. Training Companies by TrainingIndustry.com.

2009: Aptech Beida Jade Bird wins China’s ‘Top 10 Outstanding Franchise Brand’ Award, given by Ministry of Commerce, Government of China. Aptech is the only education company to get this award.

2009: Aptech Beida Jade Bird - China, rated the No. 1 I.T. training provider for 7 consecutive years since 2002.

2009: Aptech Vietnam wins ICT Gold Medal for Highest Turnover (Category: Training) & Top ICT Training Cup from Ho Chi Minh Computer Association (HCA). Declared No. 1 I.T. Training company in Vietnam for 7 consecutive years (2003-2009).

2009: Aptech Vietnam presented ‘The best ICT product’ award for training units voted by communities of Information Technology in the world through a survey conducted by PC World Vietnam & the International Data Group (IDG).

2009: Aptech Vietnam wins Top ICT Vietnam 2009 Cup & ICT 2009 Gold medal for the 7th consecutive year. (Award conferred by: Ho Chi Minh City Computer Association).

2009: Aptech Vietnam wins ‘The Most Favorite I.T. and Communications Product’ Award for training services. (Awards organized by: Computer World magazine & IDG).

2008: Among ‘Top 20 Global Training Outsourcing Service Provider (OSP) Companies’ in 2006, 2007 & 2008 (Source: TrainingOutsourcing.com).

2008: Winner of the Indian Global Franchisor of the Year Award in 2007 & 2008.

2008: Among ‘Top Global Product Training Companies, 2008’ (Source: SalesTrainingIndustry.com).

2008: Aptech declared No. 1 I.T. training company in Vietnam for 6 consecutive years from 2003 to 2008. Study initiated by: IDG and Ho Chi Minh Computer Association.

2008: Aptech Vietnam wins ICT Gold Medal for Highest Turnover (Category: Training) & ‘Top ICT Training Cup’, conferred by Ho Chi Minh Computer Association.

2007: Aptech Beida Jade Bird wins China’s ‘Top 10 Outstanding Franchise Brand Award’, conferred by: Ministry of Commerce, Government of China. Aptech is the only education company to win this Award.

2007: Ranked No. 1 I.T. training company in China for 5 consecutive years from 2002 to 2007. Source: Ministry of Information Industry, PRC, China Center for Information Industry Development was lauded by Dataquest as ‘Global Guru’, thus carving a place among top global IT training providers. Aptech has been the first non-formal education provider in Turkey to receive Government recognition from the Ministry of Education for the flagship ACCP (Aptech Certified Computer Professional) program.

‘Technology Pioneer Award’ conferred by World Economic Forum among ‘Best 300 Small Companies Worldwide’. Source: Forbes Global. Aptech was one among the ‘Five Local Heroes in the I.T. Training Industry in Asia Pacific’ to offer Open Courses. Source: IDC Survey.

Arena approved by Iran’s Ministry of Science Research & Technology Aptech Diploma in Information Systems Management approved by Directorate of Training Institute Affairs, Ministry of Labor, Bahrain. Aptech India Window Program delivers unique I.T. courses to foreign students. Participants from Korea, Japan, Maldives, Bangladesh, Kenya, El Salvador, Iran, Sri Lanka, Madagascar & Tanzania come to India for the India Window Program Aptech empanelled by Ministry of External Affairs, India, for prestigious ITEC/ SCAAP program for international students. Aptech partners Human Resource Development Corporation (PSMB) of Human Resource Ministry, Malaysia, to build capability in software programming skills. Aptech partners KZNonSOURCE (Government of KZN Province), South Africa, to conduct Customer Contact Centre Training. Aptech partners Department of Vocational Training, Government of Thailand, to create I.T. curriculum in government colleges. ACCP World Program certified by Fiji National Training Council, Fijian Affairs Board, and Ministry of Education, Fiji.

Aptech Career Quest 2020 is conducted in association with Middlesex University, London annually in Nigeria to educate students about the amazing career opportunities in the I.T. industry and also offer scholarships upto 50% to study at Middlesex University, London.

This year CQ was conducted online to ensure the safety of students amid Covid-19. Over 1000 students attended the interactive webinars from 7th October to 14th October 2020. Over 20 million naira was granted by Middlesex University, London and over 40 million naira was granted by Aptech to the students across Nigeria.

The pandemic outbreak caused a total lockdown around the world. In such a critical situation, Aptech continued teaching with online classes for its students in various countries like Nigeria, Kenya, Uganda, Honduras, Vietnam, Pakistan and Qatar to name a few. In order to engage the students and break the monotony of learning from home, Aptech launched Techtrons – an online tech-based quiz competition from 27th April 2020 to 3rd May 2020 globally.

Techtrons was based on the concept of Fastest Finger First which means the students have to answer the questions of the online quiz quickly and correctly in order to earn maximum points. Techtrons had over 5400 students registered from 80 centers across 15 countries.

Aptech launches ACCP Prime, a comprehensive career course with latest technologies. Students will learn latest concepts like UI/UX for Responsive Design, Android App Development, Cloud Computing, Internet of Things and much more. These concepts will upgrade the students and keep them ahead of the competition. We aim to produce skilled professionals who are job-ready and can be easily absorbed in the job market.

Aptech Career Quest (CQ) is an annual mega career fair which enlightens students about the scope and potential in an I.T. career. The career seminar educates students about ACCP course and its benefits. CQ takes place every year and gives students an opportunity to study at any of the campuses (London, Dubai, Mauritius and Malta) of the prestigious Middlesex University, London.

Career Quest has always been a success among students. This year saw an amazing participation of more than 2,000 students from Nigeria and offered scholarships amounting upto 91 million naira.

Aptech Computer Education is amongst the world’s leading I.T. training and education institute. Founded in 1986 in India, today, Aptech has a footprint across 40 nations and has trained over 6.8 million students in 1300 plus centres. Relying on the most contemporary syllabus, evolved training methodology and wide spread reach, Aptech is the institution of choice for anything IT for the last 27 years.

Widely recognized and awarded, Aptech is a highly decorated institution, sweeping up awards in almost all the countries it has operations in. It was the first I.T. training company in Asia to receive the 9001:2000 quality certifications. It has also received the Scottish Quality Assurance (SQA) certificate. It was awarded the ICT Gold Medal for Highest Turnover in Training, 2011 and ranked among the Global Top 20 I.T. Training Companies by trainingindustry.com. It has also has won two Apex Awards for Excellence as also been felicitated with several other honors.

The Global IT Services industry holds significant opportunities for industry players due to increasing IT spending in the healthcare, retail, and transportation sectors, among others. According to Lucintel, a leading global management consulting and market research firm, the market is forecast to reach an estimated US $1,147 billion in 2017 with a CAGR of more than 5% during 2012–2017.

With a near stagnant growth rate of the western economies, the world has looked towards the developing nations for speed, growth and financial investments. The emerging markets such as parts of Asia and Africa have shown great potential of growth. Improvements in infrastructure, health care, education and Information Technology are a few of them.

Aptech started operations in Africa a decade ago and since then has enjoyed a strong foothold, especially in Nigeria. Across its 18centres, it has made thousands of dreams come true of the Nigerian youth where over 15,000 students have passed out of the various centres of Aptech in Nigeria. To strengthen its resolve of offering the best I.T. training and education in Nigeria, it has now opened another centre in Enugu- this is Aptech’s way of coming closer to you!

The Enugu centre is absolutely state-of-the-art replete with the latest in hardware and software. Certified faculty will teach the latest technologies and the students get a chance to learn the most contemporary content by well trained teachers.

Aptech Computer Education’s flagship program, the Certified Computer Professional (ACCP) course is a power-packed program which trains students in cutting-edge technologies. The students can also choose a specialization between .NET or Java. It is a complete course which integrates complex applications to make students ready for a dynamic and exciting industry. This job oriented course gives a thorough grounding in I.T. Thereafter the students can confidently join the professional world as an I.T. specialist, Software Engineer, Programmer, Systems Analyst and much more.

Enrolling with Aptech also gives the students a variety of benefits. Learn from certified trainers in fully equipped centers as also make studies easier with Aptech Online Varsity- a fantastic online resource of study material, project assistance and chat/blog facility, only for Aptech students. Also, transfer credit from the Aptech course to get a degree abroad in some of the top global universities that Aptech has alliances with; including the prestigious Middlesex University of UK. A student can save a lot on a prestigious foreign education if one applies through Aptech. Aptech also has extensive industry connections and hence, offers valuable placement assistance. From job fairs to mock interviews, Aptech ensures the students are ready to sweep up those job offers!

Choose Aptech to fast track career in I.T.

Aptech is back with the Career Quest seminar in its 4th year. Career Quest will take students through its ACCP program (Aptech Certified Computer Professional), a comprehensive career program that teaches the latest technologies in I.T. to acquire the right industry skills and transforms students to professionals.

Not only this, all the students enrolling for ACCP program have a fantastic opportunity to do a B Sc (Hons) degree from the famed Middlesex University which has campuses in London, Mauritius and Dubai. All this by availing the Credit Transfer Facility through the ACCP program. Career Quest also gives the students a chance to win 100% scholarship.

Our esteemed speakers, Professor Raj Gill, Pro Vice Chancellor, Middlesex University-Africa and Kallol Mukherjee, Business Head, Aptech Ltd.-Africa will take one and all through the benefits of the programs offered. These seminars will be held in the states of Lagos on 26th August, 2013 at Sheraton Lagos Hotel, Ikeja, 28th August, 2013 at Muson Center Onikan & Abuja on 29th August, 2013 Rockview Hotel, Wuse II.

Aptech has transformed lives of over 1000 students across Africa through credit transfer facility with significant cost savings. 

This is a golden opportunity which every student should grab and make the most of it.

Aptech is a partnered with Microsoft Silver Learning.

The global I.T. giant conducts 'Virtual Tech Days' for Aptech students where they are imparted training on Microsoft software.

The Student Developer Conferences give Aptech students a chance to interact with evangelists from Microsoft and understand the practical applications of Microsoft certifications. Besides, Aptech is also an active participant in Microsoft's DreamSpark initiative. Under this program, Aptech students as well as students who walk in to an Aptech centre receive 12 months of free access to 17 full-version software from Microsoft. With this toolkit, students can develop applications, create animations and much more.

Aptech offers the following Microsoft certification courses:
  • Aptech Certified Technology Specialist (ACTS) - .NET Platform
  • .NET Foundation course
  • Aptech now offers Microsoft Official Curriculum in its flagship career program, ACCP.

 

Aptech is back for the 3rd consecutive year with 'Career Quest', an educational seminar which is a platform for students to understand how ACCP can help them gain credit transfer to Middlesex University. This helps Aptech Students with International Exposure, improving their career prospects. Aptech offers a chance to win up to 100% Scholarship to students participating in this seminar. During the seminar, students will be guided by the esteemed speakers from Aptech and University, guiding them on Aptech’s courses as well as Credit Transfer arrangement with Middlesex University. With latest tools & technologies and highly qualified faculty, Aptech has mastered the process of training students into skilled professionals, ready for the world ahead. Middlesex University is one of the largest UK University with campuses in London, Dubai and Mauritius and offers a one year top B.Sc (Hons) Degree# for Aptech’s ACCP course.

In alliance with Middlesex University, this year Aptech Ltd has hosted a career guidance seminar ‘Career Quest’ for the 3rd time in Nigeria, giving students an opportunity to get quality British education.

Seminars were held in Lagos (30th July and 2nd August, 2012) and Abuja (31st July 2012). Aptech & University students significantly participated & made this event a great success.

The main dignitaries at Career Quest 2012:

  • Professor Raj Gill – Pro Vice Chancellor and Regional Director - Middle East, Africa and Pakistan
  • Sunil Janardhan – Aptech LTD. Business Head - Africa

Dr. David Endzi and Ms. Katie Floyd from the University of Portsmouth, U.K. visited all Aptech centers in Nigeria, in the last week of February 2008. They individually counseled students who wanted to progress into Degree programs at the university. Aptech has tied up with the University of Portsmouth to enable students studying at its centers across Nigeria to transfer their academic credit towards a B.Sc. Honors degree from the university. Students can now choose from eight specializations and gain a direct entry into the final year of the degree program. The recent counseling session provided students with an opportunity to interact in person with officials from the International Admissions Office and the Faculty of Technology.

Aptech hosted the World Business Partner meet 2008 in Hyderabad, India from 16th to 19th January 2008. The event was attended by over 100 delegates from more than 20 countries and was held at the Ramojee Studios, the largest film studio in the world. The theme for the event this year was 'Beyond Boundaries'. This event provides a unique opportunity for all participants to exchange ideas, review past successes, and plan for future growth. It also provides a platform to recognize superior performance and excellence in achievement across the Aptech training center network. As in the other years. This forum was used to launch several new initiatives aimed at maintaining our leadership in the training and education segment.

Two Aptech students were awarded the Best Performance Prize 2007 by the School of Computing at the University of Portsmouth, UK. These students had opted to transfer their academic credits earned at Aptech to gain an advanced entry into the final year of the B.Sc. Honors degree program at the university. Their achievement is testimony to the high academic standards of the Aptech curriculum and the quality of education being imparted. Students availing the credit transfer option not only save time by direct entry into the final year of the degree program, but also benefit from significant cost savings while still enjoying the prestige and recognition associated with U.K. degree.

Students of the Victoria Island center organized a send-off party for their peers who completed their ACCP in Nigeria and were progressing to universities in the UK to complete their graduation. The party took place on 15th September 2007 at the Flamingo restaurant in Victoria Island and was attended by students, parents, and the center staff. The party was a big success with students being awarded in various categories, and also organizing a variety show with songs and dance performances. This was the first time such an event was organized by students for their peers. The event was fully planned and organized by the students with some financial assistance from the center.

The Surulere Center conducted project presentations for 2 batches on 8th of August 2007. Students from all batches were invited to attend, irrespective of the course they had enrolled for. Selected students showcased their projects and then had a lively debate with the audience defending their presentations. Around 70 students attended the project presentation, which was divided into two groups. Each group was given 90 minutes to present. Senior faculties acted as judges and based on their decision students were rated for the first, second, and third positions. Prizes were then awarded to the first three projects. Miss. MUSTAPHA OLAIDE, Mrs. ADDY DAODU, and Mr. ONUK ONUK won the 1st, 2nd and 3rd prizes respectively. Light refreshment was served at the end of the event to celebrate the winners.