The I & ICT Academy, IIT Roorkee, has launched online certification programs in software development, cloud computing and data science in collaboration with Great Learning. Full course information can be accessed at eict.iitr.ac.in/full-stack-software-development/.
Two types of programs will be offered: full-certificate advanced software development program that spans ten months with a specialization in cloud or python computing for data science, and shorter-term certificate programs in front-end software development, final software development, cloud computing and Python for data science.
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These courses would be curated and taught in collaboration with experts from IIT Roorkee, other academic institutions, and industry experts through online, standalone, or hybrid mode. The programs will consist of online content, live weekend sessions and a series of hands-on projects.
Ajit K Chaturvedi, director, IIT Roorkee, said, “With the world rapidly advancing towards a digital economy, these skills are needed to improve India’s workforce.”
The programs are designed especially for recent graduates looking to add value to their profiles and early stage professionals who aspire to transition to roles such as Full Stack Developer, Back-end developer, SDE, Front End Developer, Cloud engineer and Data Analyst. Upon completion of the program, participants will receive a certificate for EICT IIT Roorkee.