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Cognizant Technology Solutions India Private Limited
 
 
 

Last Updated on June 15, 2020

 

Implementing Partners

  • Nasscom Foundation
  • Cognizant Foundation
  • Direct Implementation
 
 
 

Thematic Areas

  • Preventive Healthcare, Water and Sanitation
  • Education, Employability and Livelihoods Enhancement
  • Environmental Sustainability
  • Contribution to Central Government Fund
 
 
 
 
 

Cognizant Technology Solutions India Private Limited

5/535, Okkiam Thoraipakkam, Old Mahabalipuram Road, Kancheepuram,Tamil Nadu, India, Chennai, Tamil Nadu
 

Sector : IT Software

International Origin : Yes United States

Company Type: Private

 
 

CSR Financial Details (INR Cr.)

Year
Actual CSR
Prescribed CSR
2018-2019
34.64 Cr
181.23 Cr
2017-2018
18.41 Cr
180.61 Cr
2016-2017
19.98 Cr
170.32 Cr
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Financial Insights

Estimated Prescribed CSR Budget FY 2019-20: INR 165.76 Cr

 

Company's statement for unspent in 2018-19: The Company has been actively engaged in CSR initiatives for several years and while some of the Company’s interventions may not fall within the ambit of CSR requirements under the Act, the Company believes that such interventions create a long-term impact on the society. The Company remains committed to increase its CSR outlay in the forthcoming years years to bring it in conformity with the provisions of CA 2013.

The Company has been actively engaged in CSR initiatives for several years and while some of the Company’s interventions may not fall within
the ambit of CSR requirements under the Act, the Company believes that such interventions create a long-term impact on the society. The
Company remains committed to increase its CSR outlay in the forthcoming years
 

About the company

Cognizant is one of the world's leading professional services companies, transforming clients' business, operating and technology models for the digital era. Their unique industry-based, consultative approach helps clients envision, build and run more innovative and efficient businesses. Headquartered in the U.S., Cognizant, a member of the NASDAQ-100, is ranked 230 on the Fortune 500 and is consistently listed among the most admired companies in the world.

CSR Foundation Description

Cognizant Foundation: Cognizant's philanthropic and corporate social responsibility (CSR) initiatives are conducted through the Cognizant employees for the financial and administrative support of the Cognizant Foundation. Registered in March 2005 as a "Charitable Company" under the Indian Companies Act, the Cognizant Foundation aims to help "unprivileged members of society gain access to quality education and healthcare by providing financial and technical support; designing and implementing educational and healthcare improvement programs; and partnering with Non-Government Organizations (NGOs), educational institutions, healthcare institutions, government agencies and corporations.

 

 

 
 

Headquarter and Plant/Office Locations

Headquarter: Chennai-Tamil Nadu
 
Plant/Office Locations:
 

CSR projects of the company

 
Support to The National Apprenticeship Training Scheme (NATS)
Project Budget: INR 0.16 Cr
    The National Apprenticeship Training Scheme (NATS) is an innovative project implemen....
 
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Campus Connect
Project Budget: INR 0.06 Cr
  The Company, through Campus Connect initiatives like Cognizant Certified Student Program, be....
 
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Go Green Initiative
Project Budget: INR 0.33 Cr
The Company volunteers also anchor a range of Go Green initiatives aimed at protecting and sustainin....
 
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Outreach Program
Project Budget: INR 11.30 Cr
Under Outreach Education Initiative, the company collaborated with over 190 schools across India, pr....
 
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Contribution to Cognizant Foundation
Project Budget: INR 21.15 Cr
During the Financial year, Cognizant Foundation supported 14 projects in the area of healthcare, 17 ....
 
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Campus Connect
Project Budget: INR 0.35 Cr
The Company, through Campus Connect initiatives like Cognizant Certified Student Program, best facul....
 
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GoGreen Initiative
Project Budget: INR 0.07 Cr
During the year 2017, around 12,415 employees (Green Brigades) participated in 802 various Go Green ....
 
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Outreach Program
Project Budget: INR 5.79 Cr
The Company, through Cognizant Outreach interventions, aims at, improving access, quality and equity....
 
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Promoting Education, Healthcare and Vocational Skills
Project Budget: INR 11.32 Cr
During the Financial year, Cognizant Foundation (""CF"") supported 13 projects in the area of educat....
 
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Relief Fund
Project Budget: INR 6.00 Cr
Employees Contribution....
 
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Disaster Relief
Project Budget: INR 6.50 Cr
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister's Public Relief Fund....
 
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Promoting Healthcare
Project Budget: INR 0.02 Cr
Contribution to Bharatiya Sanskriti Darshan Trust....
 
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Go Green
Project Budget: INR 0.12 Cr
Go Green Initiative for Ensuring Environmental Sustainability....
 
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Educational Activities
Project Budget: INR 6.98 Cr
Cognizant Digital Literacy Program Cognizant Digital LiteracyProgram Cognizant Outreach prog....
 
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Donation for Educational Activities
Project Budget: INR 11.74 Cr
Donation to Cognizant Foundation for educational activities....
 
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