SAINTGITS has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with IBM to pursue higher education for students and faculty members by giving a free training in IBM tools and Software Certifications.The IBM CoE at Saintgits was inaugurated by Mr.Anil Menon, Vice President, Channels, ISV and Developer relations, IBM Software Group, on 30th July 2010.
IBM CoE @ SAINTGITS aims at creating a platform for the development of software skills among students and also giving them the opportunity to acquire new skill sets around IBM latest Technologies software and IBM products which inturn help them develop world-class business solutions.
Through the IBM Academic Initiative, IBM is working with colleges and universities across the country to put open-standards skills to the test and allow innovation to take the lead in the ever-changing technology workplace. The IBM Software Centre of Excellence enables to conduct training for students through the faculty provided by IBM. Through the focused industry-academia interaction, the department aims toward a learning and creative community striving practice for academic and research excellence.
In addition to extending high-quality education on emerging technologies, the IBM CoE also plans to bring its Global Entrepreneurship Initiative (GEI) in the Department of CSE & MCA. This initiative helps start-ups capture new business opportunities by providing access to technology resources from IBM.