“Experience is not what happens to you; it is what you do with what happens to you.”

 

_ Aldous Huxley

About

We are pioneers in designing and delivering industry-aligned programs to enhance the knowledge and skills of engineering students. We have partnered with leading global organizations to develop unique academic curricula that are aligned to the industry needs.

 

Our programs have demonstrated a significant increase in the employability of graduating students and have positioned them to pursue careers in diverse work areas such as research, product development, services, consulting and entrepreneurship. Our ecosystem helps students achieve higher levels of learning by accessing the most recent developments in their chosen areas of technology, thereby improving their ability to perform higher level tasks and increasing their employability.

 

Universities and colleges attract a larger number of students and get an opportunity to collaborate with state-of-the-art innovations and technologies.

 

Headquartered in Bangalore for 20 years, CLi has collaborated with academic institutions from all parts of the country for the following programs:

 

  • B.Tech Program
  • 4-year Extended Certification Parallel Program
  • Short Term Certification Program
  • PLEx Score – An employability indicator

Bringing industry to classrooms

CLi - our driving force

Vision

To be a global leader as an education service provider to higher educational institutions.

Mission

To transform the way higher education is delivered by partnering with academic institutions of excellence and to improve the employability of students.

The Management Team

Sujit Kumar

Founder and Director

Suresh Eswar Bulusu

Chief Executive Officer

Sujit has 20 years of work experience in the IT industry in the higher education space. Under his leadership, the company has developed an innovative industry-aligned B.Tech. program in partnership with IT Leaders to bridge the gap between academia and industry.

 

He architects the programs’ core capabilities such as curriculum design, course design, content creation, collaboration, class management system, problem resolution and mentor support among others.

 

He is also a part of the Joint Course Committee and is on the Advisory board of various universities. He is an alumnus of IIT Kanpur.

 

Industry associations: CII, TiE and NASSCOM.

Suresh has over 30 years’ experience in the IT industry in various roles across domains, including manufacturing, IT services, BFSI, and recruitment.

 

He partnered with global leadership teams to set up a remote IT operations center in India. He has executed large enterprise wide programs and turnkey projects successfully.

 

Suresh was an empaneled mentor on the JP Morgan Global Mentorship Program. He partnered with HR teams designing policy / process creation for start-ups. He has successfully delivered organization business goals by leading change, collaborating and navigating through complex enterprise environments.

Archana Shekhar

Director

Amitabh Satyam

Director

Archana has over 15 years of experience in the field of HR and strategy. Prior to joining CLi, she was working with the media house of ABP. Archana is an alumnus of Lady Sriram College and has completed her MBA from the Management Development Institute, Gurgaon

Amitabh Satyam is an expert in the areas of Smart City, Education, Telecom, Internet of Things and Analytics.  A graduate of the Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur with an MBA from Fisher College of Business, USA, Amitabh was earlier the Managing Partner at SAP and the global consulting leader for Telecom and IoT at IBM.

 

Amitabh started his career on Wall Street as an investment analyst at Morgan Stanley Smith Barney. Later, he was the Operations Head at Reliance Infocomm, Managing Director at MobiApps, and Vice President at Siemens.  Amitabh has also taught at The Ohio State University and at Rider University in the US for four years.

Advisory board

Pawan Kumar

Amitava Roy

Has over 40 years of experience in the IT services industry. He has been part of the 1st, 2nd and 3rd wave of offshoring. He understands issues involved with outsourcing and offshoring of IT and BPO services. He has been active with industry bodies such as CII and NASSCOM.

 

In addition, he is also the Global president of IIT Kanpur Alumni Association. He is a distinguished alumnus of IIT Kanpur. He is an independent Director on the boards of GVFL and Lord Krishna Bank.

Amitava Roy has been one of the top executives in the India IT industry for over 3 decades. A passionate leader of technology and IT businesses, his strengths lie in evolving a strategy formulation, business transformation and incubating and running end-to-end businesses across sales, delivery and operations. He has led some of the most challenging and critical business transformation assignments in the industry as a key executive in his past co(s). He was the Chief Operating Officer, Tech Mahindra till Nov 2014.

Manjunath Hegde

H N Shrinivas

Working with us

SMEs

 

Jayashree Kasy

  • Banking professional and program manager with 25+ years depth and breadth of expertise across banking and IT industries. She successfully drove large, complex global programs in multi-vendor environments. Jayashree has consulted with international banks on product selection, business architecture and portfolio rationalization. She is a dedicated client partner with a strong ability to analyze client requirements, articulate innovative solutions and foster strategic relationships. She is committed, tenacious, growth-oriented, and agile leader with proven ability to problem solve and find solutions. She has excellent collaboration, negotiation, and influence skills in cross-cultural and matrixed environments. She is a passionate talent leader, actively recruited, coached and mentored.

Manish Israni

  • Manish Israni has around 25 years of rich experience in the IT industry coupled with qualifications in Science and a Post-Graduation degree in Computers and Management. He has played vital roles in strategic leadership, critical problem solving and new technology initiatives in organizations like IBM, JPMC, Infosys, Vodafone and the likes.

Jyothy Sahai

  • A graduate of IIT Kanpur, Jyothy has over 40 years’ experience having worked with Indian and multinational banking and IT organizations such as Bank of India, TCS, Deutsche Software India, IBM, and vMoksha Technologies. She has a fascination and great passion for numbers and data, and that passion has now culminated in founding Kavaii Business Analytics India Pvt Ltd, an analytics company providing actionable insights by way of KPIs and dashboards to key decision makers in diverse verticals such as Healthcare and IT Services.

Gunneshwara Rao

Jyothy Magi

Saraswathy Magi

What students saying about us

“I think the iCos portal is providing another helping hand from IBM to make our course successful. Many useful tabs are available like learn and online discussion. Now studying and discussion at any pace and any time is possible."–  Vivek Kumar (MRIU Sem 3 BAO)

 

“Our program was very important for first year computer science students and it is very helpful to each person who is eager to learn about technology. In the world of today, nobody can survive without internet. It is useful to be a specialized in every aspect on this internet world and the iCos team has provided a helping hand to the beginners. It will help us a lot to get a command on programming and all kind of information anybody might want. They can get many links like learn and mentor which can guide a person in a right direction. iCos portal has done nice work. Thank you.” –  Avinash Choudhary (MRIU Sem 3 BAO)

 

“iCos is a good experience. Now we are more connected to iCos. We don't have to run around for the notes. We can get regular updates.” – Richa Singhal (MRIU Sem 3 CSF)

“The training session was extremely helpful and provided the necessary details a CSE student requires. The trainer was Mr. Vikas Saraswat and he was quite clear regarding all the steps and the process of using the iCos site. The training and the introduction of iCos is quite helpful as a student need not run around for various information and iCos has become a single portal for all the information and connectivity to the world.” – Nikita Rana (MRIU Sem 3 CSF)

 

Here’s what faculty members have said about us

“I wish to extend my gratitude to your team (CLi) for providing us with the opportunity to visit IISc Bangalore. It was a wonderful experience to hear Dr. G. N. Ratna. The directions given by her for research and how to motivate ourselves and the students will help us a lot in coming future. Thanks for providing us with this opportunity of a lifetime. “– Rohit Handa (BU)

 

CAREERS

Join our team of passionate professionals and make a difference

Molding future professionals requires a lot of talent, drive, passion, commitment and creativity. We envision the future world and you can help us build it. Whether it's a new vision, new business or new value aggregation, we aim to hire the best talent through people –  self-driven, motivated individuals with a heartfelt desire to succeed and grow.

 

You can be a part of our team if you are:

 

  • are product-oriented and creative
  • have good communication skills
  • are a fast learner
  • have the eagerness to work in a challenging, fast-paced environment

Come and join us if you are interested in becoming an agent of change!

Upload your resume here and we will contact you when we have a suitable opening for your skill set. Your resume or any details in it will not be shared outside the company.

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contact@clinf.com

 

UNDERSTAND HOW OUR PLATFORM WORKS TO TRANSFORM EDUCATION DELIVERY

Following is the list of Universities where our offerings are in place

Bringing industry to classrooms