NIIT Limited is an Indian company based in Gurgaon, India that operates several for-profit higher education institutions. The company describes itself as a global talent development company and offers learning and knowledge solutions globally to individuals, enterprises and institutions in information technology, business process outsourcing, banking finance and insurance, executive management education, school education, communication and professional life skills, and vocational skills training.
NIIT Careers: http://www.niit.com/india/training/career
In 2004, the IT services business of NIIT was demerged into a separately listed company NIIT Technologies. NIIT Limited now focuses on Education and Training in Schools, Vocational Training for Services Sectors, and Corporate Training. NIIT Limited owns 23.98% of NIIT Technologies.
There are many online education organisations in India. Of those, Educomp Solutions, EdServ Softsystems Limited, Everonn Education and Aptech are NIIT’s main competitors
NIIT is organised along the following three lines of business:
Individual Learning Solutions – This focuses on providing employability skills to people in the age group of 16–25 years. IT training forms the bulk of this segment. In recent years it has launched new offerings for training in Banking, Insurance and Financial services through IFBI, NIIT Imperia Executive Management Programs through NIIT Imperia and training in skills for BPO/KPO sectors through NIIT Uniqua.
School Learning Solutions – this provides training and learning solutions to government and to private schools.
Corporate Learning Solutions – this division provides training services such as off the shelf learning library, custom content development, customised instructor led training and training administration services. Element K a US company, acquired by NIIT in 2006.
NIIT Technologies mainly focuses on well-defined key sectors of industry:
Banking & Financial Services
Risk and Compliance Offerings
Business Testing Frameworks
Channel and Customer Interface Solutions
Core Insurance Business Processes
Enabling Insurance Business Processes
Regulatory Compliance and Tax Environments
Intellectual Property-Solutions and Solution Accelerators[clarification needed]
Value Added Services
Travel Transportation and Logistics
Airlines and Travel Distribution
NIIT Institute of Financial banking (IFBI) was formed with equity participation from ICICI Bank, which offers programs to develop talent in banking industry.
NIIT offers turnkey integration programs and computer-based training to over 5000 government schools through its NIIT K-12 business division, comprising NIIT nguru and NIIT Solutions for School.
NIIT’s corporate learning solutions caters to Fortune 500 companies, universities, and technology, training, and publishing companies.
NIIT Imperia collaborated with KPMG India to offer advanced certified programs on International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS). These programs are generally six weeks long and are meant to assist companies in migrating from Indian General Accepted Accounting Principals to IFRS.
Indian training centres
NIIT has training and educational centres in the following Indian states and union territories: Andhra Pradesh, Assam, Bihar, Chandigarh, Chhattisgarh, Delhi, Goa, Gujarat, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Jammu and Kashmir, Jharkhand, Karnataka, Kerala, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, Nagaland, Odisha, Puducherry, Punjab, Rajasthan, Tamil Nadu, Tripura, Uttar Pradesh and West Bengal