Udayan Computer Lab on a weekend, and you’ll find students hard at work
building their digital capacity and skills – learning Desktop Publishing, Paint
and Microsoft office. And they are loving it.
It’s all thanks
to funding from SBI Life Insurance, and the hard work, guidance and support by
the team at The Linde group, who helped devise a curriculum for students,
recruit a tutor, purchase new computers and cover the costs of internet charges
Thanks to their
support, last year, 71 students from Class VIII to XII, took their first ever
Basic Course in Computers, between July to December. This year, 77 younger
students, from Class V to VIII have started taking the same course.
Computer Teacher has been taking their classes and is dynamic in engaging
children in every class. Of course, computer skills in this day and age, are
absolutely vital and applicable in every field of study and work. Having the
basic knowledge of computers will definitely help our children enhance their
employability – giving them an edge in finding good placements in careers of
The Linde PLC is
a world leading supplier of industrial, process and speciality gases. Linde
products and services can be found in nearly every industry, in more than 100
countries. The Linde Plc in Kolkata houses the Global
Delivery Centre – Linde Global Support Centre who have been helping Udayan
facilitate and plan the computer classes for children.
delighted to support the students from Udayan in this journey toward Computer
literacy, which is now essential in day to day to work and will also help them
in long term growth in their career.” Said Shantanu Banik who is the Team Head & Manager, Service Operations at
Linde Group. “Our team is a dedicated
group of individuals who designed the course curriculum based on the West
Bengal Board and helped Udayan to start the programme in their Barrackpore
Campus.” He said.
was facilitated by our Patron and long-time supporter, Mrs Shamlu Dudeja who
made the partnership connection back in 2017. The Linde Global
Support Centre CSR team drives the initiative and we, along with our
children, couldn’t be happier with the results!