The IBM has set up a Software Centre of Excellence (CoE) at Annamacharya Institute of Technology and Sciences (Autonomous) Rajampet that aims at training students on industry oriented technologies like Mobile Application Development, Cloud based Development, Embedded systems to name a few.
Malathi Srinivasan, Country Head, Academic Initiative, IBM, who inaugurated the centre said,
“As industry leader, IBM believes in continually enhancing its extensive academic eco-system. Through this partnership, we will work closely with the faculty of the college to develop their student’s software skills. We aim to promote industry relevant education that will build a more skilled and competitive IT workforce”.
C. Gangi Reddy, founder of the college said that centre is an excellent platform for engineering students as it helps them to enhance their technical capabilities with an objective to bridge the gap between Academia and Industry.
Currently, IBM has 150 Software CoE in 21 states spread across more than 100 locations in India.
Colleges get access to IBM software course material, training, curriculum development and certification.
R. Ravikanth Reddy