Indraprastha Institute of Information Technology-Delhi, (IIIT-Delhi) has announced the launch of a new Post Graduate Diploma Program in Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence, in collaboration with edtech platform Great Learning.
“Data is the new oil of the digital economy and the way we will lead our lives in the near future will be transformed by the use of AI, and its applications to the big-data innovation ecosystem. The PG diploma program in Computer Science and AI will equip the students with advanced knowledge and practical skills to meet the growing challenges of the various data-driven industries. The partnership with Great Learning will help create new opportunities and greater accessibility for the interested students and working professionals,” said Prof. Ranjan Bose, Director IIIT-Delhi.
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The 12-month online program is designed to fit into the schedule of both working professionals and students. It aims to deliver a comprehensive learning experience imparting industry-relevant skills in artificial intelligence and machine learning, built on key computer science fundamentals.
“Our mission has always been to make high quality, transformational education accessible and affordable to aspiring learners. Through our collaboration with an esteemed University like IIIT-Delhi, we are creating opportunities for learners to get access to the latest skills to power ahead in their careers and contribute meaningfully to our nation’s economic growth,” said Mohan Lakhamraju, Founder and CEO, Great Learning.
“The scope of Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning has grown tremendously over the last few years. The accelerating adoption of these technologies, both in India and globally, has accelerated the demand for skilled professionals in these domains. This program will address this growing demand,” Mohan added.
Upon successful completion of the program, participants will earn a Post Graduate Diploma from IIIT-Delhi as well as acquire an alumni status of the institute. The students will get access to Great Learning’s career assistance platform, GL Excelerate.