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Tuesday, June 11 2019 - 12:00
Great Learning Expands to Europe, Asia Pacific, Africa and the Middle East
NEW DELHI, June 11 /PRNewswire-AsiaNet/ --

- Launches courses in Data Science & Analytics, AI & Machine Learning and Cyber 
Security in association with The University of Texas at Austin and Stanford's 
Center for Professional Development 

    Great Learning, India's leading Ed-tech platform for working professionals 
today announced that it is expanding its geographic footprint globally to 
Europe, Asia Pacific, Africa and the Middle East. The company will offer three 
of its most popular programs in Data Science & Business Analytics (PGP-DSBA - a 
special international variant of its business analytics program PGP-BABI ranked 
#1 in India for the last 4 years), Artificial Intelligence & Machine Learning 
(PGP-AIML) and Cyber Security (SACSP - Stanford Advanced Computer Security 
Program) in these geographies. Offered in association with two of the top 
universities of the world, Stanford University and The University of Texas, 
Austin, these online programs have already attracted learners from 17 countries 
including the UK, Singapore, South Africa, UAE, etc. 

    These programs, designed and developed by the top-notch faculty of UT 
Austin and Stanford, are delivered online by Great Learning, utilizing its 
unique mentored-learning model where personalized mentorship is provided by 
expert instructors from Great Learning's 750+ Global Guru network. The mentors 
include industry veterans from companies like Google, Microsoft, Amazon and 

    Mohan Lakhamraju, Founder and CEO, Great Learning, said, "Our programs, 
delivery processes, technology platform and learning outcomes are among the 
best in the world. Over the last few years we have seen significant demand for 
our courses from learners outside of India. That led us to expanding to newer 
geographies to offer in-depth, specially designed programs and a more impactful 
learning experience to our global students. Over the next 3-5 years, we expect 
to deliver cutting-edge and impactful learning over 100,000 learners from 
international geographies." 

    Great Learning is India's leading Ed-tech company for working professionals 
and has trained over 10,000 learners in the last 5 years in career critical 
skills like AI, Data Science, Cloud Computing, Cyber Security, Full Stack 
Development and more. Great learning's programs have a high course completion 
rate of over 90%, among the best in the world. 66% of Great Learning alumni 
have achieved career transitions within six months of completing the program, 
demonstrating the practical relevance and industry acceptance of its programs. 

    The programs from Great Learning are extremely hands-on in nature with 
learners being exposed to skills through numerous projects, where they apply 
their learning to real-world problems and build an extensive professional 
portfolio, making them industry ready. The platform also offers career support 
services, access to a personalized job board, career mentorship sessions from 
industry experts and the opportunity to participate in live projects and 
industry-sponsored hackathons. 

    About Great Learning Great Learning is India's leading Ed-Tech company that 
offers in-depth, high quality programs in career critical competencies such as 
Analytics, Data Science, Big Data, Machine Learning, Artificial Intelligence, 
Cyber Security, Full Stack Development, Cloud Computing, Deep Learning and 
more. Over 10,000 professionals have taken Great Learning programs to whom it 
has delivered over 5 million hours of impactful learning. The company is on a 
mission to make professionals digital-proficient and future ready. Great 
Learning programs are offered in multiple modes to suit the preferences of 
professionals including blended mode with weekend classroom sessions (only in 
India currently), online mode with personalized mentorship and full-time 
boot-camp mode. The classroom sessions happen at Great Learning centers in 
Gurgaon, Bangalore, Hyderabad, Pune, Chennai, and Mumbai. To know more about 
Great Learning, please visit:

    Source: Great Learning