NIIT along with Metlife earns two Coveted Learning Technologies 2020 awards; stock ends 7% higher

Among the 500 entries received, NIIT was shortlisted in six separate categories.

Nov 23, 2020 11:11 IST India Infoline News Service

NIIT on Monday announced that it is has won two coveted 2020 Learning Technologies Awards jointly with MetLife. Notably, among the 500 entries received, NIIT was shortlisted in six separate categories jointly with MetLife, IQVIA, Pitney Bowes and the World Food Programme of the United Nations respectively.

According to the regulatory filing, MetLife and NIIT earned the Gold for the Best technology-based onboarding programme where judges described the Distribution Academy as follows, “The Virtual Induction Experience provides a learning and performance support roadmap targeted at accelerating time to competence and productivity of new Sales Associates, especially those without any prior experience of insurance sales. An outstanding entry that easily met all criteria and is constantly evolving and improving. The judges loved how Metcoins had a reward value associated to their development.”

Furthermore, MetLife and NIIT were also jointly awarded with the Silver award for the Best use of blended learning - international commercial sector.

“We are honored to earn two coveted Learning Technologies awards jointly with MetLife. The judges’ comments are a testament to the cutting-edge learning, innovation and measurable results that NIIT consistently aims to deliver,” said DJ Chadha, Executive Vice President & Global Head of Learning Content, Operations and Delivery at NIIT.

On Sensex, NIIT finished at Rs188.10 per piece up 7.39%. 

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