Tata Institute of Social Sciences launches new courses


TISS-at-75Chennai, June, 2015: After receiving a warm response in its first year of launch, Tata Institute of Social Sciences – School of Vocational Education (TISS-SVE) is ready to offer vocational training courses in 20 sectors / verticals in association with relevant training partners in 25 different cities across India. TISS-SVE offers two types of courses such as Bachelor of Vocational Education (B.Voc) and Diploma / Certificate Courses.  These are work-integrated training programs with higher emphasis on OJT (on the job training).

The B.Voc courses will commence from July 2015 & admissions for the short-term programs are in full swing as of now. Further information on various courses available, eligibility criteria and admission timelines can be viewed on http://www.sve.tiss.edu/

In Chennai, TISS has launched courses in the fields of Automotive, HR & Sales, Industrial Tool Manufacturing and Pharmaceuticals.The details of the training partners is as follows:

Field Name Partner Name Contact Personnel Contact No
Automotive CEO Skills Foundation Private Limited Mr. Hariharan M. 044-49006043
Saveetha School of Engineering Dr. S.Mohanan Murugan 9380590534
HR & Sales Xalence Human Capital Management Solutions Pvt Ltd Mr. Raghuram Natesan 9840784590
Industrial Tool Manufacturing


GKD Institute for Technological Resources Mr. Balamurugan.M 0422 – 2929899
Pharmaceuticals CEO Skill foundation pvt ltd  Ms. Aruna / Ms. Devi 8754544017 & 8754544018

On this occasion, Prof. S. Parasuraman, Director – TISS said “As a pioneer educational institution and with decades of experience in this field, we understand the challenges associated with “Skilling India” and are committed to address these gaps through SVE by providing courses that will facilitate opportunities for people to enhance their skills and find employment.” He further added that “With these new courses we have expanded our reach to 25 cities and foresee this expanding further pan India to many more avenues in the future.”

For further information, contact:

Yogesh Gupta, , +91 9833045003;

Ameya Mondkar, , +91 9870086858