Hyderabad, August 11: Global Engineering and Aerospace Technology Company Infotech Enterprises is planning to involve Indian Institute of Technology Hyderabad campus students for its research and development projects. Infotech Enterprises has signed an agreement with IIT-Hyderabad to this effect. B. Ashok Reddy, President – Global HR and Corporate Affairs, Infotech Enterprises and Prof. U. B. Desai, Director, Indian Institute of Technology-Hyderabad, signed the MoU.
Through this MoU the students of IIT-H would gain industrial exposure, internships, industrial visits and they can get engaged in live projects at Infotech. Infotech will also nominate its experts as adjunct faculty and in organizing special technical lectures at IIT-H campus. In addition, Infotech would extend its support in designing the curriculum for Under Graduate and Post Graduate programs in order to enable the institute align with industry requirements.
Infotech signed its first ever such agreement with Indian Institute of Technology in pursuit of its goal in enabling technical institutes produce high quality and ready-to-employ talent. Besides, the unique feature of this MoU is that, it enables Infotech undertake joint R&D and consultancy projects with the involvement of faculty members of IIT-H.
Infotech’s campus connect initiative paves way for a two way association with the institutions – to enrich the quality of technical education imparted to the students and creating a talent pool for Infotech and the industry to absorb. Infotech has been actively promoting partnership between the Industry and Institution by signing MoUs with JNTU Kakinada, SNIST Hyderabad, CIPET Hyderabad, MLRIT Hyderabad and Andhra Polytechnic College from Kakinada.