OVERALL WINNER Salsabila Amalia Rustam UON, Bachelor of Information Technology PSB Academy, Singapore
First City University College joins Xtrategize to introduce ICDL to Malaysian Students and Working Professionals
ICDL Asia’s Accredited Test Centre (ATC), Xtrategize Technologies (XTT), signed an MoU with First City University College (FCUC) to introduce and promote ICDL in Malaysia.
Tunku Abdul Rahman University College (TAR UC) successfully certified first batch of accounting and business students with ICDL
A total of 125 students from its Accounting and Business cohort completed the 4 compulsory ICDL modules that have been embedded in its academic syllabus
Mr Unnikannan Karthikeyan was named the top student from the tertiary category to represent India for the Asia Grand Finals in Bangkok. He was from the G-Tec Education centre in Harippad district.
ICDL Asia signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Nanjing Vocational Education (Adult) Curriculum and Research Office (NVECRO) and Nanjing Educational Technology Centre (Nanjing Education Information Center or NETC) to meet the rising demand of proficient digital skills for vocational education students and teachers in Nanjing, China. This is also the first official MoU between ICDL Asia and Chinese government directly.
ICDL has been confirmed as the endorsed provider of New South Wales Education Standards Authority (NESA) Registered Professional Development, at Proficient Teacher level.
On 28 September 2018, a signing ceremony between Ho Chi Minh City Vocational Training College (HCMVC) and ICDL Vietnam took place to officiate the appointment of HCMVC as ICDL Vietnam’s newest Accredited Test Centre (ATC).
On 6 September 2018 during the ICDL Asia Digital Literacy Day 2018, ICDL Asia announced the official launch of the 3D Design Module. In conjunction with the launch of the 3D Design module, ICDL Asia invited a tertiary student from China, who recently presented his product at the XingShi-Cup International Industrial Design Competition in Guangzhou to showcase his competency and efficiency of the software in the design of his project.
IMT Hyderabad, top Business School in India recently concluded the ICDL Advanced Spreadsheets Certification for all its 212 1st year MBA students. ICDL was a mandatory part of the Orientation week at IMT Hyderabad. The feedback from the students as well as faculty coordinators has been very positive, with a special note for the interactive e-learning.
F-TEC Skill Development is a National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC) Partner Company, with several centres in Delhi region and have a strong presence in the skill development ecosystem. ICDL India and FTEC will work jointly in Delhi/NCR to reach out to different educational institutions including Universities, Business Chambers, Government Bodies and other training boards/ professional bodies to create scope for ICDL certification.