We are thankful to the national and international media who have regularly recognized and supported Aspiring Minds efforts towards employability and efforts to create a level playing field for all.

Varun writes for PC Quest on using data science to redefine talent evaluation

June 7, 2016: The recent progress in data science algorithms has made it possible to carry out automatic assessment of candidates using an open response model. Varun shares his views on how such models provide a much more holistic assessment of the candidate. 

Himanshu Aggarwal in conversation with Mint on the government sentiment towards startups

New Delhi, 23rd May, 2016: Himanshu Aggarwal shares his views on the government's initiatives allowing young entrepreneurs to flourish.

Varun Aggarwal in conversation with Mint on Aspiring Minds leveraging machine learning to enhance recruitment efficiency

New Delhi, 13th May, 2016: Varun Aggarwal in conversation with Mint discusses how Aspiring Minds uses machine learning technology that allows companies to build predictive models using structured and unstructured data.

Himanshu Aggarwal writes for Business Insider India on the art or rather ‘data’ science of hiring

New Delhi, 3rd May, 2016: Coupled with the growing number of applicants for each role and the myriad of skills required, hiring needs to be considered as much as a science as it is an art to accurately assess a candidate’s potential and hire the right talent. 

Aspiring Minds announces first list of colleges for National Employability Awards 2017

New Delhi, 20th April, 2016: Aspiring Minds has announced the first list of colleges to be awarded the National Employability Award 2017 for being among the Top 10% engineering campuses nationally or in their respective state. 

CNN Money features Aspiring Minds study on employability of Indian engineers

New Delhi, April 8th, 2016: CNN Money reports on India's demographic boom and the need for significant improvement in training and education efforts to keep pace with its economic growth

Himanshu Aggarwal writes for The Huffington Post on why job portals are losing their relevance

New Delhi, 16th March, 2016: Job portals continue to remain the most widely used recruitment mechanism however their effectiveness in finding the right candidate is in question. 

Varun Aggarwal in conversation with Nikkei Asian Review on Aspiring Minds driving social impact

New Delhi, 14th March, 2016: Nikkei Asian Review features Indian entrepreneurs addressing social problems as they build flourishing businesses. 

Aspiring Minds assesses street food vendors under PMKVY scheme: Times of India

New Delhi, February 22, 2016: Times of India reports on the skill certification initiative by NSDC, Tourism and Hospitality Sector Skill Council and FSSAI.

Varun Aggarwal discusses the unemployability problem of Indian engineers with Business Today

New Delhi, February 22, 2016: Most engineering graduates in India lack basic numerical, logical and communication skills, which impacts their employability.