Pune, 29 July 2022: Sri Balaji University, Pune (SBUP) one of the leading institutes in higher education and Bosch Global Software Technologies Private Limited (BGSW) signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to enhance the curriculum design and build capacity in emerging technologies.
SBUP is the first Management Institute in India with whom Bosch is signing an MoU of this nature. All other institutions that Bosch has signed MoU with are primarily engineering colleges like IIT, NIIT, IISC to name a few.
With the announcement of the strategic alliance, both the entities will come together to make the students of SBUP industry-ready through training, mentoring and internships in the domain of SAP.
The MoU was signed by Mr Amit Srivastava – Engineering Centre Head, BGSW, Pune and Dr. S B Agase, Registrar, Sri Balaji University, Pune amidst an august gathering of senior leadership from the company, members of the academia, faculty and students. The MoU was signed for a tenure of 5years.
Commenting on the industry-academia collaboration, Mr Amit Srivastava – Engineering Centre Head, Bosch Global Software Technologies Private Limited said, “As one of the leading global suppliers of technology and services, we have been working with businesses and institutions to address the demand for industry-ready professionals in emerging technologies. Sri Balaji University, Pune one of the reputed partners in higher education offering programs in management, computer applications and technologies. Through this alliance, we hope to guide and train the future batch of professionals to drive digital transformations for businesses, across sectors.
Dr. Biju G. Pillai, Senior Director IT & Admissions, Dean Faculty of Management, Sri Balaji University, Pune said, “This is an important development in our university’s educational journey to embark on a partnership with a globally recognised entity in IT, Bosch Global Software Technologies. We look forward to the industry experts to train and guide our students; also share their knowledge with our faculty and help us deliver the next generation of industry-ready professionals in the field of IT.”