Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Jodhpur is offering eight flagship B. Tech courses to meet the emerging demand. The courses include:
- AI and Data Science
- Computer Science and Engineering
- Materials Engineering
- Chemical Engineering
- Electrical Engineering
- Mechanical Engineering
- Civil and Infrastructure Engineering
“IIT Jodhpur is committed to deliver a strong student-focused educational experience and to provide quality education with a contemporary and highly professional curriculum. Opportunities for multidisciplinary exploration of engineering problems in teams, with sustainability in focus, makes IIT Jodhpur’s education unique and future-ready,” said Prof. Santanu Chaudhury, Director, IIT Jodhpur, while highlighting his vision for the Institute’s unique curriculum.
The curriculum for its B. Tech. in Artificial Intelligence and Data Science (AIDE) straddles computer science, mathematics, artificial intelligence, machine learning, data science, and their applications across numerous domains. The program will teach:
- Dependable AI
- Resource-constrained AI
- Big Data
- Data Engineering and Data Visualization
- Stream Analytics
- Social Network Analysis
- Human-Machine Interaction
- Augmented and Virtual Reality
- Speech and Natural Language Understanding
- Computational Neuroscience
With design thinking and social connect embedded into the curriculum, these programs target to produce ‘global engineers’ who will be technology leaders and innovators with empathy and sensitivity for sustainable development. Moreover, with the emergence of multidisciplinary research and technologies globally, the creative function of engineering is expected to cover the broader context of the new patterns of knowledge creation across traditional disciplines.
Recent IIT initiatives
IIT Ropar has recently introduced an online course in Data Science and Artificial Intelligence in collaboration with Punjab Skill Development Mission (PSDM), Government of Punjab for all aspiring students with Class 12 eligibility.