IILM University signs MoU with IBM, illuminating students about new-age technologies and the exclusive IBM Digital Badge
Greater Noida, August 8th, 2022: IILM University, Greater Noida, signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with IBM Innovation Centre for Education in August 2022. The MoU was signed by Vice-Chancellor, IILM University, Dr. Taruna Gautam and Program Director, IBM Innovation Centre for Education, Mr. Vithal Madyalkar. Among those who attended the formal signing ceremony included Mr. R. Hari, IBM leader for Business Development & Academia relationships, Dr. Raveendranath Nayak, Director-IILM Graduate School of Management and Dr. Shilpy Agrawal, Head of Computer Science and Engineering Department, IILM University, Greater Noida.
Commenting over the collaboration between the two knowledge hubs, Dr. Taruna Gautam, Vice-Chancellor IILM University, Greater Noida, IILM University, said, “We are extremely excited about the new development as it aligns with our core aim to raise a race of competent professionals and make them future-ready. As part of the newly formed alliance, IBM would offer the university students much-needed applied IT knowledge, establishing a structured learning pathway. IBM’s Innovation Centre for Education Programs would impart students with information about the emerging technologies and in-demand industry domains like Cloud Computing and Virtualization, Data Sciences & Business Analytics, Graphics and Gaming Technology, Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, Blockchain, Cyber Security and Forensics, IT Infrastructure management, and Internet of Things.”
The students will also get a chance to enhance their skills pertaining to information technology required for operating different business domains such as Telecom informatics, Banking, Financial services and Insurance informatics, e-commerce & Retail Informatics, and Healthcare Informatics.
IBM Innovation Centre for Education offers various unique, time-tested initiatives and skills developed by IBM Trained & Certified faculty & Technology Experts. The in-depth and applied courseware powered by IBM will be exclusively available to the students at IILM University. The new progression is in line with the NEP 2020 norms, promoting the project and lab-based learning combined with Instructor-led classroom training.
The program will help students gain not only a competitive edge over others during interviews, internships as well as national and International contests, but also IBM’s globally-recognized Digital Badge, in addition to the degree offered by the University.
IILM was established in 1993, under the aegis of the Ram Krishan & Sons Charitable Trust. The University has been set up under the Uttar Pradesh Private University (Amendment ) Act 2022 with a vision is to be Global Inclusive and Responsible and the focus will be on Computer Science and Engineering, Technology, Innovation and Entrepreneurship.
It is located in 16-18 knowledge park II Greater Noida, with a built area of over 26 acres known for its state-of-the-art facilities. We are centrally located with safe and secure campuses in Greater Noida, New Delhi and Gurgaon
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