Industry Education Programme
Microsoft is a software company that aims to empower everyone and every organisation to achieve more. They believe technology can and should be a force for good and that meaningful innovation contributes to a brighter world in the future and today.
Over time they have developed different software to solve various problems and helped many businesses advance. Some of their products are WindowApps, Onedrive, Outlook, Skype, Onenote, and Microsoft Teams.
Microsoft products bring together communications, knowledge, learning, resources, and insights in the flow of work and foster a culture that empowers people and teams to be their best from anywhere.
The industries include Automotive, Banking, Higher Education, Energy, Public Service, Healthcare, Insurance, Manufacturing, Media, NGOs, Retail, Telecom and Sustainability. And those professionals that use it include Accountants, Engineers, Educators, Geologists, Civil Servants, Loan Officers, Insurance brokers, Consultants, Nurse, Film producers etc.
Microsoft Learn is the place to start and customise a learning journey with up-to-date content developed by experts and various resources. Students can master new skills with comprehensive training options to suit their style.
Students can sign into Microsoft Learn and create student profiles to track their progress on learning activities, create and share content collections, accrue points and achievements, use free Azure resources, and get personalised recommendations.
Certifications, and the resources to learn, prepare, and get certified, are free to all eligible students, starting with fundamentals certifications.
For more information, visit: https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/learn/certifications/student-training-and-certification
Software provided by Microsoft includes Microsoft Teams, Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, OneNote, Onedrive etc.
For more information, visit https://www.microsoft.com/en-ww/microsoft-365/products-apps-services
Imagine Cup: The Imagine Cup brings together student innovators using passion and purpose to tackle social issues with tech.
For more Information, Visit; https://imaginecup.microsoft.com/en-us/Events
MOS World Championship: This global competition tests students’ skills in Microsoft Office Word, Excel® and PowerPoint®. Top students are invited to represent their respective countries at the World Championship.
For more information, visit https://www.moschampionship.com/
Earning a Microsoft Certification is globally recognised and industry-endorsed evidence of mastering real-world skills. It shows proficiency in keeping pace with technology. It’s a career move that yields many positive results.
Some certifications only require you to pass a single exam, while others require more than one depending on the job role.
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