The COVID-19 pandemic has disrupted the normal life style of almost all the people across the globe, and it is vital for you to utilise this leisure period of 3-6 months by enrolling yourself in an effective Short Term courses.
People in their spare time can do the following short courses, which will help them in future by providing them a breather from the monotony of their subjects, and there will be something substantial to project in the CV for the gap year.
Before going to the main list of course s, lets talk about some facts and figures. Generally, duration of a short term course is 6 months to 1 year. You can either enroll in a recognized university or opt for online learning through various sites that provides you a platform for these courses. Here is the list of short term courses you can pursue during this period:
TALLY ERP 9
Tally is a complete Enterprise Resources Planning system , helpful in accounting activities. The Duration of this course is maximum 4-6 months. Recently, all the business enterprises requires an accounting software for Accounting, Billing, Payroll, Inventory Management and TALLY fits the criteria.
Tally certified professional may work in the entire field like Hospitals; MNC’s (Multi-National Companies), Banking Sector etc.
Digital Marketing is an umbrella term that deals with marketing of products and services through Digital platforms. The duration of Diploma Course in Digital marketing is generally of 6-7 months. There exists many Government and Private colleges across India offering this course. Government colleges charge relatively lower fees than their private counterparts. This course not only open doors for innovative ideas but also open doors for new self-employment opportunities.
Business skills include all the soft skills, communication skills, management skills, project management, and technical skills needed to be successful in management. You can enroll in online courses from major universities and institutions around the country. The duration of this programme is generally of 6-8 months.
This course enrich our presentation making skills with a focus on understanding the audience, thus, helps you to tailor your messages accordingly.
Diploma in Accounting Management (DAM) is a 1-year Diploma program in the domain of accounting and finance. Diploma in Accounting Management focuses on various fields of Accounting Management such as financial statement interpretation and analysis, cost control and analysis, budgeting and profit planning, quality management etc. It is best suited Diploma programme for students from commercial background.
The career options in DAM program includes jobs in various fields such as in Insurance Companies, MNCs, Income Tax Department and other corporate fields.
FINANCIAL MARKET MANAGEMENT
Diploma in financial market management (DFMM) is a industry oriented course specially designed for those who want to make their career in financial institutions, broking houses and depository houses. This course provides an in-depth knowledge about stock market operations. The duration of this course is bit long compared to the other diploma courses, generally of 1-2 years.
C++ is a general purpose programming language and widely used now a days for competitive programming. It has imperative, object-oriented and generic programming features. C++ runs on lots of platform like Windows, Linux, Unix, Mac etc. The duration of this course is generally 4-6 months.
After the completion of this program, students can pursue an advanced level course. C++ is a job-oriented programming course,as it offers different jobs of diverse profiles such as Software Developer, Software Analyst, Programmer, Engineer etc.
Diploma in Graphic Design is a 1-year diploma level program in equipping the knowledge of multimedia, Animation and building Games. This course is basically for the students having a creative mind to explore new dimensions of multimedia. The course is mainly designs for those who are willing to build their careers in IT sectors, MNCs, Game developing ,website designing and so on.
The above list is definitely indicative & not exhaustive, apart from the above discussed courses or skills there are various other courses one can have such as Game Development, Python Programming, Data Science, Machine Learning, etc., which can be of great value addition.
Hope the above post has provided you some insights on short duration career development courses & we hope you will enjoy pursuing any of the above courses. Feel free to add to the list by commenting below!
Wishing you all the very best!!!!!!
[Editor : Priya Singh]