Amazon Web Services (AWS) today announced its inaugural AWS Educate Student Ambassador 2020 Cohort in which nine students from Nepal are selected. The program facilitates students from around the globe to acquire valuable on-hand experience as well as spread their technical knowledge to others to develop the cloud culture. Previously, five faculties from Nepal also made the list of Faculty Cloud Ambassadors 2020 by AWS.
The AWS Educate Student Ambassadors will be able to enjoy amazing benefits with their selection. They will have a chance to bolster their professional skills to take a lead in the current competitive market. For instance, the Ambassadors will have access to webinars and guest talks featuring AWS experts, receiving mentoring and career advice from AWS employees, training programs, and much more. Not just that but they will also have an influence on AWS products and marketing. They will support AWS related activities on campus throughout the academic year and contribute to its growth.
Here’s AWS Educate Student Ambassadors who made into 2020 cohort of the AWS Educate Student Ambassador Program from Nepal
- Keshav Bhandari, Genese Cloud Academy
- Bibek Chalise, Paschimanchal Campus
- Pratima Gautam, Informatics College Pokhara
- Abhinav Gyawali, Deerwalk Institute of Technology
- Ashutosh Joshi, Islington College
- Jyotsana Kayastha, MBMC
- Yashasvi Raj Pant, Pulchowk Campus
- Awan Shrestha, Kathmandu University
- Samir Thapa, Genese Cloud Academy
Genese Cloud Academy
Genese Cloud Academy (GCA), a Genese Solution’s initiative, is a program for the education sector with a vision to introduce, train, and upskill students in the Cloud Computing ecosystem. They are also working on bridging the skill gap between academics and industry. They help graduate students to become more employable by providing the skills required by the industry and help to get employed. If you want to kickstart your career in cloud computing, you can enroll yourself in Genese Cloud Academy here https://www.genesecloud.academy/
What is the AWS Educate Student Ambassador Program?
The AWS Educate Student Ambassador Program gives AWS Educate student members recognition, access to career development opportunities, and other benefits for helping their peers learn about AWS Educate. The program is available to AWS Educate student members globally ages 18+ who are enrolled at a public or private school, college, or university.
The application period for the 2020 cohort of the AWS Educate Student Ambassador Program is now closed. Stay tuned for updates and check the AWS Educate student portal regularly for more details on next year’s application cycle.
The efforts of Genese in Cloud Computing Services
Well, it is not easy to get selected as an AWS Educate Student Ambassador. The selection takes place annually with only a limited number of students making the cut. There are a large number of applicants from different parts of the world. The students have to take part in a highly competitive selection process. Therefore, the work of Genese Cloud Academy is worth mentioning here. From getting them onboard to conducting sessions and training them, Genese had a vital role. Of course, it wouldn’t be possible without the efforts of the individuals but Genese put in the act of a mentor.
Furthermore, Genese has received various AWS Validated Qualifications such as AWS Solution Provider Program, AWS Certified Developer – Associate, AWS Certified Solutions Architect – Associate.
Cloud computing is quite a thing of the modern era of technology. With data getting bigger and bigger and flow of information through the channels getting more difficult many enterprises are moving towards a cloud system for their business. There are several advantages of cloud-like cost-saving, unlimited storage capacity, high speed and mobility to name a few.
Genese is Nepal’s first cloud consulting company. Its services range from Cloud migration services, Digital Marketing to Strategic/IT Consulting and Custom Application Development. It helps its customers to design, construct, and support cloud-based infrastructure solutions for business growth and innovation. Above all, they focus on maximizing the potential of cloud services to boost your business.
Hence, it is great to see such innovative companies coming up. Genese has had a substantial impact in the context of Cloud Computing in our country. They have also been providing online credit for cloud courses to students during the time of this lockdown.