Infotech Enterprises Limited, a leading Global Engineering Services company, signed an MoU with UPES University of Petroleum & Energy Studies, Dehradun. Through this MoU the students of UPES Dehradun would gain industrial exposure, internships, industrial visits and they can get engaged in live projects at Infotech.
UPES Dehradun offers under graduate and post graduate courses in specialized branches of Engineering such as Aerospace Engineering, Applied Petroleum Engineering, Pipeline Engineering, Infrastructure Engineering, Geo Informatics, Geo Sciences etc. These are some of the specializations in which Infotech will collaborate with UPES Dehradun.
The faculty of UPES Dehradun will also get Industry orientation through practical training by Infotech. Infotech will nominate its experts as visiting faculty and organize special technical lectures at UPES campus. In addition, Infotech would extend its support in designing the curriculum for Under Graduate and Post Graduate programs in order to enable the institute align with industry requirements. UPES will design Certificate programs and impart training for the engineers of Infotech. The academic experts from UPES will deliver guest lectures at Infotech. The MoU also provides for joint participation between Infotech and UPES on development projects.
B.V.R Mohan Reddy, Chairman and Managing Director, Infotech Enterprises Limited said, “This is one more step towards our organizational objective of improving skills of graduating students with collaboration with Universities and Engineering colleges. The MOU envisages a win-win to UPES and Infotech”
Commenting on the occasion, B. Ashok Reddy, President Global HR and Corporate Affairs, Infotech Enterprises Limited said, “This MoU reinforces our commitment to share our engineering domain expertise with the Institute to nurture quality talent. Besides, it lays emphasis on undertaking joint R&D and consultancy projects with UPES Dehradun. We would encourage our senior technical executives to spare their time in imparting knowledge on the latest developments in Technology through various faculty programs”.
The Vice Chancellor, Dr Parag Diwan, UPES Dehradun said, “This MOU would go a long way in enhancing the quality of education at UPES and providing Industry orientation to the students and the faculty.”