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NSDC, Autodesk partner with Upskilling startup Novatr to foster skill development and employment in AEC industry 

Delhi, February 21, 2024: Novatr, an upskilling startup in the Architecture, Engineering, and Construction (AEC) industry, has announced strategic partnerships with National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC) and Autodesk. These partnerships are aimed at empowering the next generation of AEC professionals with skills indispensable in shaping the landscape of urban development and economic growth in India. 

In a significant move aligned with Novatr’s mission to revolutionize tech upskilling in the AEC sector, the partnership with NSDC and Autodesk will offer co-branded certificates upon successful completion of courses. 

On the partnership, Harkunwar Singh, Co-founder & CEO, Novatr, says “The collaboration with NSDC and Autodesk marks a significant milestone in our mission to revolutionise tech upskilling in the AEC industry. By providing co-branded certificates from two industry giants, we are not only empowering our learners with cutting-edge skills but are also arming them with the credibility and employability required to thrive in the dynamic AEC job market. Our revamped BIM Professional Program for Architects showcases our commitment to staying ahead in the industry and empowering future leaders for India’s growth.”

Ved Mani Tiwari, CEO, NSDC & MD, NSDC International also commented on the collaboration, “We are excited to collaborate with Novatr in this essential upskilling initiative for India’s AEC sector. This partnership marks a significant milestone by offering industry-endorsed credentials and empowering the next generation with the digital expertise required to spearhead India’s infrastructure boom. The global construction industry faces a productivity challenge, and upskilling in digital solutions such as BIM is crucial for unlocking efficiency and competitiveness. Our goal is to narrow the skill gap, fostering a workforce that can not only excel in this dynamic landscape but also play a pivotal role in shaping the future of our cities and our economy.