ICT Academy of Tamilnadu Associate Member
ICT Academy of Tamil Nadu- is a non-profit autonomous organization focusing to improve the quality of students passing out of institutes and colleges in Tamil Nadu to make them industry ready and immediately employable in the ICT industry comprising the ICT services and the ICT Manufacturing sectors. This will meet the skill requirements of the industry and generate more employment in state especially in tier 2/3 cities.
ICTACT is governed by an autonomous board of directors with representations from the Government of Tamil Nadu (One each from the IT, Higher Education, Industry, Labor & Employment departments), leading companies in the ICT industry with presence in Tamil Nadu, leading educational Institutions (all Government Universities and other Premier institutions) and Industries like Cognizant Technologies, Tata Consultancy Services etc.
Marthandam College of Engineering & Technology is proudly associated with HCL Infosystems Ltd (HCL); a premier company in the software sector. MACET is the only technical institution in Kanyakumari District accredited by HCL. As part of its Educational Institutions Alliance Program, HCL has launched K2 academy with an objective of bridging the gap between the demand and supply of industry-ready ICT professionals, by creating skilled workforce and making them available to organizations deploying ICT.
At HCL K2 Academy the students are offered training on contemporary technologies, projects, and industry exposure through workshops by Microsoft, Oracle and Redhat and an opportunity of internship at HCL & other associate companies. MACET will provide the necessary infrastructure for the courses with recommendations from HCL. Qualifying students at the end of curriculum will be awarded a certificate and performance based placement assistance.