Edureka Partners with NIT Warangal to Upskill IT Professionals in AI/ML


The PG program is a 9-month course with more than 450 hours of intensive learning, designed to make an individual ready to face the industry challenges

Edureka, a global e-learning platform for trending technologies, announced that it has entered into a partnership with Electronics & ICT Academy of National Institute of Technology, Warangal (NITW), to introduce a Post Graduate Program in Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning (ML). The main aim of the program is to equip professionals for cutting-edge and industry-relevant technologies.

Edureka, being an expert in online learning, will make sure that the program learners receive the best possible experience in learning, it said in a statement.

The association between Edureka and NITW will help the IT professionals in taking charge of their future and becoming experts in the AI and ML space.

Bridging the skill gap

Speaking about the association, Ananda Rao Ladi, Chief Learning Officer, Edureka, said, “We are excited that one of the leading institutions in the country – NITW has chosen to partner with us. It is a known fact that the skill gap in AI is a major deterrent to its adoption across businesses. Together, we will provide holistic training to individuals to help them keep up with the pace of innovation using AI and ML in the industry.”

Dr. N.V. Ramana Rao, Director, NIT Warangal, said, “At NITW, one of our core principles is to share our reservoir of experience in education and knowledge for mutual enrichment in the field of technical education. In the last few months, our dedicated faculty and team of researchers in the E&ICT Academy have collaborated with Edureka to create this course which will aid in meeting the unprecedented demand for AI and ML experts in the near future.”

“With NIT Warangal and Edureka coming together, it gives us an opportunity to bring you the best of both worlds – Our deep expertise and Edureka’s effective learning system and their commitment to excellence. We are confident that participants of this program will emerge as Thought Leaders in AI-ML space and will play a pivotal role in the decades to come,” Dr Rao added.

The post graduate program is a 9-month course with more than 450 hours of intensive learning that is designed to make an individual ready to face the challenges of the industry as well as to attain excellence. Learners at the program will be mentored by the professors of NITW. On completion of the course, the individual will receive a PGP certificate and will be considered an alumnus of E&ICT Academy, NITW.

Candidates for the course will be selected on the basis of a thorough online application process and clearing levels of interview rounds.