Centers of Excellence @ PIET

PIET works on its students to imbibe confidence, technical and behavioral skill set and International recognition to make them follow the path of a successful entrepreneur. The pedagogy is to bridge the gap between the Industry and the skill set of the students.

PIET has special focus on establishing Centers of Excellence with International Universities as well as top corporates to provide the students with the ideal platform to blend and understand the theoretical aspects with the industrial trends and patterns. To name a few:

  • UC Berkley USA for smart city accelerator program:

We have recently signed an MOU  with University of California, Berkley, USA for a smart city micro accelerator program in association with Texas Instruments and developed its Center of Excellence for the purpose. Our students are working on the projects guided by UC Berkley trained faculty . Thereafter, the Industry linkages Funding go to market for those who want to follow this path and will be introduced to the venture capitalists by UC Berkley. Apart from this, the Students will also be provided internship from the Industry  & would also be referred for Job interviews.

  • ChungBuk National University, Republic of Korea for research in AI and Machine Learning

The purpose of this MOU was to promote student exchange and exchange of Academic staff.  The association is expected to increase collaboration , cooperation and interaction for the further promotion and understanding of computer science and engineering concepts with special focus on research in Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning.

  • Institute of Water Sciences Australia for Waste Water treatment and Incubation Centre

The purpose of this MOU is to Create Center of Excellence and Innovation Incubation Centre to develop world leading technologies for environment and energy initiatives in the discipline of Environmental Sciences, particularly as it pertains to water. We expect this centre to be a cooperative body that acts as an umbrella organisation, not only for local and affiliated colleges and institutes, but also industry and government authorities in this space.

  • Center Of Excellence in IOT from Intel

This Center of Excellence was established  by  one of the top MNC INTEL for imparting training in IOT . After the successful completion of the training, the students will be able to work on projects and enhance their employability.

  • SuKam, Center for Excellence in Solar Power Engineering

PIET has signed an MOU  with Su-Kam which will offer subject matter expertise & establish R&D focused Center of Excellence at PIET to impart knowledge (through an industry integrated curriculum) and help develop newer, more efficient solar products such as inverters, chargers and charge controllers, harnessing the endless energy of the sun. The trainer will be provided by Interactiv. The Industry expert visits will be organized by Interactiv and it will also facilitate the visit of students for Local Industrial Visit.  At the end of the course curriculum , the students will be jointly certified by  Interactiv and Sukam .

  • Dell COE for Big Data Analytics and Cloud Infrastructure

DELL EMC has  established it’s Centre of Excellence at PIET. Through this Centre of Excellence various courses are designed and delivered considering the trends in the industry. These courses provide the employability skills and knowledge for an individual to obtain suitable job opportunities.

Under the banner of Dell EMC External Research and Academic Alliance following COEs have been established:

  • Centre of Academic Excellence on Data Science and Big Data Analytics
  • Centre of Academic Excellence on Cloud Infrastructure Services

Based on the skill requirement analysis and the profile of people hired in the industry, it has been  proposed to train 200 students of PIET through ICT Academy.

All the proposed courses are delivered as per the requirement of International Certification from the respective organizations through the Centre of Excellence .

  • Interactiv COE for BIM Technology for Civil Engineering

The COE was established with the vision of empowering the candidates by imparting industry relevant skill sets and increasing their employability. To achieve our common goal, Interactiv and PIET has collaborated to impart industry relevant course in the field of Civil Engineering on the BIM framework.

Interactiv through active assistance from imagine BIM will offer subject matter expertise in area of Civil Engineering at PIET to impart knowledge (through an industry integrated curriculum). The Industry expert visits will be organized by Interactiv and it will also facilitate the visit of students for Local Industrial Visit. At the end of the course curriculum the students will be the certified by Interactiv and imagine BIM jointly.

  • MOU with Cyberops Infosec for Training in Cyber security

Cyber Security has become a major area of concern these days with huge job market in coming times. Realizing this fact an an early age, PIET has signed an MOU with Cyberops Infosec LLP. The Program for which this MOU is signed is to be known as “Cyber Security Training Program”of Cyberops with the purpose of rendering cyber security training program to PIET students.