The interest of entrepreneurs and private equity players to invest in this sector is generated due to the fact that the sector is not affected much by recession and requires minimal working capital. Some of the recent major investments in the education and training sector in India are as follows: • Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) has joined hands with the Indian Institutes of Management (IIMs) for a five-year contract of US$ 5 million to conduct the Combined Aptitude Test (CAT) examinations in India. • The Arya Vaidya Chikitsalayam and Research Institute, Coimbatore, and the University of Latvia have joined hands
The NPCeSUMMIT took place on the 18th of July, 2014 at E2CC, Salt Lake City, Kolkata It was a huge hit with about 1200 plus students registrating and attending the summit. It aimed to create an opportunity for students to listen, participate and actively engage themselves with the iconic people and thought leaders of the industry. CEO panel at the event In the idea to prototype competition the winners were the team from Xencom Mist and their project name was Auto Irrigation System. While the runners up were the team from IIT, KGP with the project name being PulseRays Technology.