Lucknow: The UP government has collaborated with Austin University of the US for courses in artificial intelligence (AI), machine learning for cybersecurity management and data analytics for students of the state. The students will get a certificate or degree from the Austin University, recognized in over 65 countries and the course fees would be shared by the university and the UP government. Micro, small and medium enterprises (MSME) and export promotion minister, Siddharth Nath Singh told TOI that an MoU for collaboration between the technical education department of the state government and the Austin University has been signed on Wednesday. "This is a game changer in the field of higher and technical education as students will get a certificate from one of the best US universities while residing in any UP city. The certificate will make them useful for global brands," Singh said, adding that the North Californian university is producing over 30,000 students from its technical institutes every year and as compared to the progressive states of the country, UP lacked such advanced courses.
Dec-10-2020, 23:00:56 GMT