Infosys' China Education Center taps into a reservoir of talent
Infosys is establishing a China Education Center to develop software talent in research and education institutions at Jiaxing Science City (JSC). Infosys signed a Memorandum of Understanding with JSC in the presence of Mrs. Pratibha Patil, President of India, during her official visit to Shanghai.
Jiaxing is set to become a talent hub for IT and BPO industries as it is strategically located between Shanghai and Hangzhou. Infosys will train 1,000 engineering graduates from universities for entry level positions, and conduct soft skills and leadership training programs for more than 2,000 employees annually at the China Education Center. In addition, the Center will train the Computer Science faculty of Chinese universities in new and emerging technologies.
Infosys' Development Centers in Shanghai and Hangzhou continue to develop software talent to meet growing local and global business needs. Infosys' Global Education Center in Mysore, India is the largest corporate education center in the world with a capacity to train more than 14,000 people simultaneously.