A STEP TOWARDS THE GOAL OF
"True education must correspond to the surrounding circumstances or it is not a healthy growth."--Mahatma Gandhi
Maulana Abul Kalam Azad University of Technology (MAKAUT), West Bengal is committed to impart right education to students to guide them in their career path.
With this aim in view, the university is initiating a number of new Post-Graduate Diploma and Certificate Courses and MOUs have been signed on the 29th day of March, 2019 with two different organizations for this purpose. The Hon'able Vice-Chancellor of MAKAUT Prof. Dr. Saikat Maitra was present on the occasion of the signing of these MOUs with the respective organizations.
The courses are as follows:
1. PG Diploma in Geo-Spatial Science and Technology
A MOU has been executed between MAKAUT and OPSIS SYSTEM Pvt Ltd for the programme on Post Graduate (PG) Diploma in Geo-Spatial Science and Technology. It was signed by the Registrar (actg.) of the University Prof. Dr. Indranil Mukherjee and the Director of OPSIS Dr. Balen Basu.
|The signing of the MOU between OPSIS and MAKAUT.|
It is worth mentioning at this point that Geo-Spatial Science is the study of spatial information describing the earth and the built environment. It involves Internet of Things (IoT), combined with Geographic information systems (GIS), Global Positioning System (GPS), Remote Sensing, Surveying, Light Detection and Ranging (LiDAR), Radar, Drones, Cartography and so on.
In Geo-Spatial science, information relating to people, places, environment, ecology etc. are analyzed with the help of Applied Information Technology. It is much relevant for the students in enhancing their employability in today's competitive market.
2. PG Diploma/PG Certificate in New and Emerging Technologies and Certificate Programme in Soft Skills
|The signing of the MOU between Aunwesha and MAKAUT.|
A MOU has been executed for these courses between MAKAUT and Aunwesha Knowledge Technologies Private Ltd. It was signed by the Registrar (actg.) of the University Prof. Dr. Indranil Mukherjee and the Director of Aunwesha Mr. Diptendu Dutta.
This MOU was signed for the following programmes:
a) PG Diploma in New and Emerging Technologies for 1 year
b) PG Certificate in New and Emerging Technologies for 6 months
c) Certificate programme in Soft Skills for 3 months
New and emerging technologies include: Artificial Intelligence, Blockchain Technology, Robotics, Big Data, Internet of Things (IoT), Machine Learning etc. Recent job trends show, unless students embrace emerging technologies, they will not be able to excel in their future career. MAKAUT believes that with a basic knowledge of these technologies, students will be better placed at quality positions.