Patna, Sep 18 (UNI) Tally India Private Limited,country's leading accounting software provider,today launched 'Pragati', an earn while learn programme in Bihar along with the rest of the country.
Speaking to newsmen after formally launching the scheme in six centres in Patna and 25 across the state through franchise partners, Tally India General Manager Prasoon Parijat said they had targetted to enroll 250,000 students in the new programme across the country by December.
''About two million students have so far enrolled themselves in several other time bound accounting related study programmes of Tally India in different parts of the country and abroad,'' Mr Parijat informed.
Claiming that Tally India's innovative training programmes had so far spread to 90 countries having about 1900 centres,Mr Parijat said in terms of seeking enrollment in 'Pragati' they had decided to concentrate only in India where the total fees for the 95 hour course had been pegged at Rs 5,500 only.
About the company's success in arranging proper placement for students as it claimed to have penetrated into 90 per cent of the Indian accounting sofatware market so far,Tally's General Manager said it was almost 100 per cent for the past few years.
Though Mr Parijat refused to share the company's financial performance and other related details with the media,he disclosed that several crores of rupees from internal acruals had been invested prior to the launch of 'Pragati' this year in terms of overall expansion.
Substantial amount had also been spent for broadbasing the company's pan India presence,for acquiring world class faculty members and for signing franchise partnership in different parts of the country.
Moreover,about 5000 new field staff had been appointed to further improve the business volume, Mr Parijat said.