IIIT-Delhi and Tech Mahindra Growth Factories Limited (TMGFL) have collaborated to offer executive courses to allow working executives to upskill themselves as they advance in their careers. The Memorandum of Understanding was signed by Dr. Ashok Kumar Solanki, Registrar IIIT-Delhi & Mr.Vivek Chandok, VP Tech Mahindra & CEO Tech Mahindra Growth Factories Ltd.
Certification Courses in Artificial Intelligence & Machine Learning and The Internet of Things are planned to be the first two executive program offerings of this collaboration based on the present and upcoming market demand.
In the collaboration, TMGFL will acquire the participants, provide the online interactive platform while IIIT-Delhi will be responsible for designing the course content, modules. The award-winning faculty of the institute will be delivering the virtual lectures as a part of the executive program offering. Post successful completion of the program, a certificate will be issued by IIIT-Delhi.
About Tech Mahindra Growth Factories Limited (TMGFL)
Incorporated in 2015, Tech Mahindra Growth Factories Ltd is a Service Provider of executive technology and management certification program, entry-level training programs and vocational programs through one of its business division called Education Lanes.
Started with Certification program in Strategic Marketing from XLRI. Till now they have collaborated with premium institutes like Fore School, XLRI, IIFT, NSE academy, IMI Delhi, IIM Rohtak, IIM Calcutta, UC Riverside California.
Indraprastha Institute of Information Technology Delhi was created as a State University by an act of Delhi Government in 2008 empowering it to do research and development and grant degrees. The institute has grown to be recognized as one of the most promising young institutions for IT education and research in India. The institute is accredited ‘A’ grade by NAAC (National Assessment and Accreditation Council) and has been accorded 12-B status by the University Grants Commission (UGC).
The institute has its permanent campus in Okhla with state-of-the-art infrastructure and modern facilities to carry out world-class research and educational activities on computer science and allied areas. IIIT-Delhi currently has five Research Centres (Infosys Centre for Artificial Intelligence, Centre for Computational Biology, Centre for Design and New Media sponsored by TCS, Centre for Technology and Policing, Cybersecurity Education and Research Centre) and six departments (Computer Science, Electronics & Communication, Computational Biology, Human Centered Design, Mathematics, Social Sciences & Humanities). It has about 60 regular and 20 visiting faculties, who have obtained their doctorates from the best institutes in India and abroad. The university is committed to creating an environment wherein intellectually capable, innovative and entrepreneurial professionals are nurtured and trained to work unceasingly to serve the nation and society.