IIT-G indicators MoU with Mehta Family Foundation to arrange School

of Data Science, Artificial Intelligence

Guwahati, Apr 28 (PTI) Indian Institute of Technology,
Guwahati, signed an MoU with the Mehta Family Foundation
(MFF), USA, on Wednesday to arrange a faculty of Data Science
and Artificial Intelligence to advertise these programs at
undergraduate and postgraduate ranges.

The Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed
just about by IIT-G director T G Sitharam and chief government
officer of Mehta Family Foundation, in presence of the
director of IITG Board of Governors, Dr Rajiv Modi, and
Principal Scientific Advisor to Government of India, Prof
Krishnaswamy Vijaraghavan.

The first batch of B Tech college students for this faculty
might be admitted via JEE within the educational 12 months 2021-22, a
launch issued by IIT-G mentioned.

Sitharam mentioned that IIT Guwahati has at all times endeavoured
to play a management function by diversifying the flavour of its
educational programmes, and the Mehta Family School of Data
Science and Artificial Intelligence is one other essential
initiative that may bridge the hole of extremely expert
personnel that exists in these rising fields.

“I take this chance to thank Mehta Family
Foundation for its huge assist in establishing this
faculty which is able to provide each undergraduate and postgraduate
programmes, B Tech in Data Science and Artificial Intelligence
from this educational 12 months,” he mentioned.

Mehta mentioned, the explosion of information throughout all fields of
information continues unabated, and identical to pc science
modified the world, information science and synthetic intelligence
are poised to do the identical.

Vijayraghavan mentioned, that with the accessible experience,
IIT-G will take up this faculty as a basis to arrange information
assortment websites within the japanese area of the nation for
varied sectors similar to healthcare, local weather, transportation,
safety and different areas and convert the massive information into
efficient information and understanding to serve the society in
a greater method. PTI DG SBN

Disclaimer :- This story has not been edited by Outlook employees and is auto-generated from information company feeds. Source: PTI

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