IT BPO Career Guidance and Entrepreneurship Programme

This project was initiated to create awareness on the employment opportunities available in the IT BPO sector, to give guidance in equipping oneself to qualify for a career in the IT BPO sector and to create awareness on the entrepreneurship opportunities available in the field of Technology.
By conducting career fairs and seminars, this ongoing project mainly focuses on school students to undergraduates and the general public. This strategy will also be utilized to fund the various mechanisms for delivering the content developed together by ICTA and other organizations including Industry Associations.

objectives

• To create awareness on the employment opportunities available in the IT BPO sector
• To give guidance in equipping oneself to qualify for a career in the IT BPO sector
• To create awareness on the entrepreneurship opportunities available in the field of technology
• To present employment in the IT and BPO industry as a career option to school children from grade 10 and above
• To present employment in the IT and BPO industry as a career option to school leavers and undergraduates seeking employment
• To give adequate guidance to the potential workforce on how to equip oneself with the necessary knowledge, skills and abilities required to achieve entry level standard to get into the ICT sector
• To educate parents, teachers, school principals and other individuals on ICT careers who due to their role engage in guiding the potential workforce in selecting a suitable career

In Essence

The IT BPM Career Guidance Program initiates and supports the creation of material, seminars, workshops and other activities to create awareness among students, parents and teachers on job and entrepreneurship opportunities available in the IT and BPM sector

• Growth in ICT workforce
• The enrollment number in ICT higher education has increased
• Increase in the number of students for ICT as a subject for O/L’s
• Increase in demand for laptops and other devices

  • Two brands supported – Futureisit and FutureCareers
  • Material published in Sinhala, English and Tamil
  • Video production on IT and BPM Careers in Sinhala, English and Tamil
  • Video production on IT Innovations in Sinhala, English and Tamil
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