Centres for Innovation, Invention & Incubation dedicated to Guru Nanak Dev ji & Guru Gobind Singh ji to be set up at Sultanpur Lodhi & Chamkaur Sahib: Channi
Tata Technologies in collaboration with IKPTU inks MOU to set up 5 Centers for Innovation, Invention & Incubation (CIIITs)
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The Technical Education & Industrial Training and Employment Generation Minister, Punjab, Charanjit Singh Channi disclosed that Tata Technologies in collaboration with IKPTU to setup 5 Centers for Innovation, Invention & Incubation (CIIITs) in the state to promote technical education and Skill development. He said that CIIITs dedicated to Guru Nanak Dev ji would be set up at Sultanpur Lodhi & IKG PTU Main Campus, Kapurthala and those dedicated to Guru Gobind Singh Ji would be set up at Chamkaur Sahib and IKGPTU Campus Ladowali, Jalandhar.
Earlier, an MOU for setting up these centres was signed here between Tata Technologies, and I.K. Gujral Punjab Technical University (IKGPTU). The MoU was signed by Anand Bhade, President, APAC Sales, Global Marketing & Communications, Tata Technologies and Prof. (Dr.) Ajay K. Sharma, Vice Chancellor, IKGPTU in the presence of Charanjit Singh Channi, D.K. Tewari, Secretary Technical Education and Parveen Thind Director Technical Education.
Speaking on the occasion, Charanjit Singh Channi said that Tata Technologies and IK Gujral Punjab Technical University have joined hands to uplift and promote Technical Education in the state. He said that these CIIITs would work to facilitate and develop the skill sets required to bridge the skill gap and enhance employability prospects of students in the manufacturing sector.