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IITR establishes a Centre for Artificial Intelligence and Data Science


Each M.Tech program comprises a total of 67-72 credits, where 35-40 credits for coursework, a two-credit seminar, and a year-long dissertation of 30 credits Roorkee (The Hawk): Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Roorkee has launched two new M. Tech programs under the recently established Centre for Artificial Intelligence and Data Science (CAIDS). Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Data Science (DS) have the power to solve real-life problems and benefit humankind by harnessing valuable information from Big data. Academicians, professionals, policymakers, and business leaders are working towards creating a sustainable society with intelligent automation of complex real-life tasks powered by AI and DS. Such efforts provide better research opportunities and innovation leading to skill enhancement and empowerment of the Indian workforce. IIT Roorkee has set up a Centre for Artificial Intelligence and Data Science (CAIDS) with the above in mind.

IIT Roorkee Alumnus Wins Zinnov Award For Contribution To Artificial Intelligence


Dr Sunil Kumar Vuppala, an IIT Roorkee alumnus, has won the Zinnov Award 2020 for his contribution to the field of Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Data …

IIT Roorkee Offers 5-Month Online Course on Data Science & Machine Learning


The Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Roorkee is offering a five-month online course on data science and machine learning (ML). The course is conducted by Imarticus Learning in association with iHUB DivyaSampark to enable candidates to leverage data Science and ML for effective decision-making. Prof Sudeb Dasgupta, project director of iHUB DivyaSampark said in a press release, "We bring iHUB DivyaSampark's expertise in building outstanding programs with IITs and Imarticus' technical expertise to deliver an outstanding learning experience through a holistic approach. Together, we envision creating a skilled workforce for innovation and digital growth." For more information, go through the brochure.

HR Analytics using MS Excel for Human Resource Management


You're looking for a complete course on understanding HR Analytics using Excel to drive business decisions, right? You've found the right HR Analytics using MS Excel course! HR analytics provides scientific support to decision-making concerning a firm's human resources. This course addresses the topic of HR analytics with a practical focus, focusing especially on demystifying analytics for HR managers, from both statistical and computing point of view. How this course will help you?

IIT-Roorkee, IISc Bangalore, C-DAC develop India's first Quantum Computer Simulator toolkit


As part of the "Design and Development of Quantum Computing Toolkit (Simulator, Workbench) and Capacity Building" project, the team from IIT Roorkee helped the teams from the Indian Institute of Science, CDAC-Bangalore, CDAC-Hyderabad, in providing the required expertise in quantum computing and developing programs to be tested and implemented on the toolkit. One of the unique features of QSim is its Intuitive user interface, which offers a robust quantum computer simulator integrated with a graphical user interface based Workbench to create quantum programs and visualize the instant circuit generation simulated outputs.