Maruti Suzuki plans to give Higher Education to its Workers

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Maruti Suzuki India Ltd (MSIL),one of the biggest corporate players, in collaboration with the Haryana State Board of Technical Education and Haryana IGNOU Society for Community Education and Training has decided to impart  higher education under a scheme to offer fo its shop floor technicians.

The proposed name for the programme is Gyanuday which will offer a three-year-diploma in engineering and aims at enhancing the skill-sets of employees. Technicians who are senior and have served at Maruti’s Gurgaon and Manesar plants for at least three years will be eligible for the programme. It offers a diploma through part-time classes in mechanical, electrical and engineering streams.

Further, 50 per cent of the course fee would be subsidised by the company, while interest-free loan would be offered to some employees on the basis of merit.