Country for PR: United Kingdom
Contributor: PR Newswire Europe
Thursday, March 16 2023 - 17:36
upGrad crosses 22,000 job placements worth $362 million crore this year
NEW YORK, March 16, 2023 /PRNewswire-AsiaNet/ --

    Asia's leading integrated Learning, Skilling, & Workforce Development 
company upGrad which also positions itself as the farm-to-fork of learning & 
job readiness and actively works with 400+ global companies to upskill their 
talent, has closed off its year with total placements crossing 22,000-mark for 
first-time jobbers and working professionals. 

    upGrad has built a powerful and stackable learning ecosystem that has 
maintained its momentum of recording higher y-o-y career outcomes and emerged 
as the key differentiator for the brand based on its deep learning experience, 
mentorship facilities, and high completion rates across Formal Learning, Campus 
Classes, Short Courses, Bootcamps, and Transnational Learning (Study Abroad).

    The salary of recently closed placements ranges from a low of $7230 p.a. to 
$30,000 p.a. with the top end securing as high as $300,000 per annum.

    "We handhold our college-going learners, who are usually first-time jobbers 
and even experienced working professionals to constantly upgrade and reskill 
while ensuring they are equipped for the jobs of tomorrow. With a strong track 
record of over 85% of our learners completing our courses, also an absolute 
first in the sector worldwide, we ensure we follow it up with all aspects of 
soft & interview skills to further propel their careers. We are just getting 
started and are privileged to be at the epicentre of the ongoing global 
re-skilling revolution. And to complete year 1 with such a strong report card 
of 22000+ placements, we believe to have added value to their Lifelong learning 
journeys. It is also an endorsement of our very disruptive and forward-looking 
contribution towards the sector," concluded Mayank Kumar, Co-founder & MD, 

    About upGrad

    Started in 2015, upGrad is Asia's largest integrated Learning, Skilling, 
Workforce Development & placement company. The offerings range from online & 
hybrid Degree programs to pathway and study abroad programs to certification 
and Bootcamps to Diploma, Master's and Doctorate programs for working 
professionals. upGrad also provides most of these programs to enterprise 
clients through its B2B arm along with recruitment and staffing services. Till 
date, upGrad has touched 7 million+ learners across 100+ countries. It boasts a 
strong network of 300+ direct global university partners, a wide lineup of 
2500+ pathway connections, over 20,000 recruitment partners, and a robust 
enterprise arm with a clientele of 3000 corporate partners worldwide.


    Source: upGrad Education Private Limited