Shimla: To keep abreast with fast changes taking place in the software industry has Bahra University, Waknaghat start new-age programs in collaborations with Google India and Siemens Industry Software India Private Ltd.
Speaking at a conference call vice chancellor Dr. S.K.Bansal said the new-age programs offered are B.Tech in Android Development in collaboration with Google.
“A Google Learning Centre of Excellence was set up in the University offering various undergraduate and postgraduate programs like B.Tech Computer Science Engineering with emphasis on Android Development and MBA with emphasis on Digital Marketing. Bahra University is the first University in Himachal to launch this kind of a program,” said Dr Bansal.
He disclosed that launch of Google Learning Centre of Excellence will give students ample opportunities to gain experience with Google’s educational tools, learn about innovative instructional strategies and will be able to creatively use technology to enhance learning and actively use them to serve the industry.
On the other hand Siemens Industry Software India Private Limited would assist the University to set up Siemens Certified Professional Learning Center at its campus. The University will start a new batch of 4-year B.Tech, Mechanical with specialization in Design and Development program at their campus. The course will be driven to produce industry ready engineers around broad specializations in industry 4.0 and Smart Factory, design and development, manufacturing and computer aided analysis.
“Curriculum will be developed as per the needs of the Industry and we have opted for New Age programs so that our students become productive from the first day itself” said Dr. Bansal.
Dr. Bansal also informed that Bahra University is providing scholarships for complete duration courses in which 100% tution fee waiver for those students whose both parents are not alive 50% for students whose father is not alive and under scheme beti padhao atamnirbhar banao 50% tution fee waiver for single girl child and 25% tution waiver to siblings studying in Rayat-Bahra Group which will be given to both the students till the time both are studying . Scholarship is also provided to the students seeking admission in BU on % basis in under graduate courses on the entry level only on the basis of talent of the students courses are 25% tuition waiver for 65% to 75% marks. 40% for 75% to 85% marks, 75% for 85% to 90% and 90% for 90% or above marks. In post-graduate courses 25% tuition waiver for 60% to 70% marks 40% discount for 70% to 80% marks, 75% discount for 80% to 90%, and 90% discount for 90% and above.