In an endeavour to upskill the workforce, the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Roorkee has inked a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with on-line studying platform-Eckovation to undertake collaboration on offering a platform for launching govt programs.
IIT Roorkee has additionally launched two on-line courses- ‘Advanced Certification Program in Cybersecurity’ and ‘Professional Certification in Supply Chain Management & Analytics’, an initiative of the Department of Computer Science and Engineering and Department of Management Studies respectively in addition to an E-learning centre at IIT Roorkee on Eckovation.
The MoU entitles each organizations to undertake collaboration in analysis improvement and consultancy work, facilitate the change of educational and analysis supplies and joint publications, cooperate in tasks, analysis actions of mutual curiosity, and take part in seminars, colloquia, and different varieties of tutorial discussions.
The programs will likely be a mixture of theoretical ideas and sensible purposes corresponding to Project Work and a 3-day immersion module at Noida or Roorkee campuses of the establishment. The candidates will likely be awarded a certificates upon completion of the course together with placement help by Eckovation.
“The MoU with Eckovation is a step forward towards our efforts to enable learners to upskill themselves as per the needs of the industry. COVID-19 has prompted a reassessment of the existing global supply chain. The course is designed to help mitigate risks and address uncertainties,” mentioned Prof Ajit Ok Chaturvedi, Director, IIT Roorkee.
The programs will likely be of round six month’s length. They will likely be taught by the school and business consultants by an internet mode on an e-learning platform- Eckovation.
There can be a provision of a scholarship of Rs 50,000 primarily based on the candidate’s tutorial file and related work expertise.
IIT Roorkee is already providing a number of programs corresponding to Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, Data Science on Cloudxlab.