Pandemic has resulted in paradigm shift in recent expertise hunt by the multinationals; Industry searching for HR with specialised skill-set in rising applied sciences
CHANDIGARH, India, May 28, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — While the multinational corporations have adopted or shifted to new applied sciences attributable to change in working setting throughout pandemic, Universities and Institutions have began working onto redesign their tutorial syllabus in order that their college students can turn into industry-ready professionals. Chandigarh University has taken lead on this subject by introducing 20 new Industry-driven futuristic tutorial packages which will probably be provided from the educational session 2021-22. The newly launched packages are within the subject of Engineering, Management, Sciences, Para-Medical, Humanities and Computer Applications.
While giving particulars in regards to the newly launched packages, Dr. S.S.Sehgal, Registrar, Chandigarh University stated, “Out of the total 20 new programs, 10 are Under-Graduate programs and 10 are Post-Graduate programs. In the field of Engineering, Bachelor of Engineering programs are being introduced in the field of Computer Science Engineering with the specialization in the emerging field of Blockchain Technology and Development & Operations (DevOps) while Master’s Programs are being introduced in the field of Civil and Electrical Engineering with the specializations in the emerging fields of Health Safety & Environment Engineering and Electrical Vehicles respectively.” Both Blockchain and DevOps are rising applied sciences in IT sector and are extensively used to develop IT options utilized by corporations in Financial & Banking, Healthcare, Energy, Insurance, Supply chain, Travel and Real Estate Sector. It is estimated that greater than 97 million jobs will probably be created within the corporations that are adopting the brand new applied sciences by 2025.
“In the field of management, CU has introduced BBA programs in Business Analytics and Digital Marketing which are both emerging fields and offer lucrative job options in industry while an MBA program in Logistics and Supply Chain Management; which is fastest growing industry due to thriving e-commerce,” added Dr.Sehgal. Other programs within the subject of IT which have been launched from this yr contains M.Sc. Data Sciences, BCA with specialization in Augmented Reality & Virtual Release and MCA packages with specialization in Artificial Intelligence & Machine Learning and Cloud Computing & Development Operations.
Dr. Sehgal additional added that, “Government of India has taken an initiative known as INSPIRE to encourage the students to take-up Science and Technology as their career choice. Being a partner of Department of Science and Technology (DST) for INSPIRE program, Chandigarh University has introduced 9 programs in the field of Basic and Applied Sciences.” The newly launched packages contains B.Sc. Microbiology, B.Sc. (Hons) Maths, B.Sc. Forensic Sciences, M.Sc. Bioinformatics, M.Pharma in Industrial Pharmacy, M.Sc. Industrial Chemistry and M.Sc. Nutrition & Dietitian.
“Chandigarh University has been pioneer in introducing job oriented programs which match the industry requirements. Dynamics of the industry is changing fast and jobs with new skill-set are replacing the existing job profiles. Both students and academia have to upgrade their knowledge about the changing workforce environment in the industry and plan their future course of action accordingly,” stated Satnam Singh Sandhu, Chancellor, Chandigarh University.
About Chandigarh University
Chandigarh University is a NAAC A+ Grade University and an autonomous academic establishment accredited by UGC and is positioned close to Chandigarh within the state of Punjab. It is the youngest college in India and the one non-public college in Punjab to be honoured with A+ Grade by NAAC (National Assessment and Accreditation Council). CU provides greater than 109 UG and PG packages within the subject of engineering, administration, pharmacy, legislation, structure, journalism, animation, resort administration, commerce and others. It has been awarded as The University with Best Placements by WCRC.