IIT Hyderabad announces Certificate Program on Future Wireless Communication

Scholarship of INR 25,000 per month, 50 pre-placement offers & 200 R&D project staff positions.

IIT Hyderabad (IITH) announces a 12-month certificate program on “Future Wireless Communications” that will commence on 1st August 2022. IITH is one of the first organizations in India to have successfully developed and commercialized 5G technology, including an NB-IoT chipset.

On this occasion, Prof B S Murty, Director, IITH, said, “It is imperative that the wealth of knowledge created in the IITH 5G research program be shared with as many fresh graduates in the country as possible in the shortest possible time. This certificate program will help address the acute shortage of workforce in this domain by training at least 500 engineers per year”.

Congratulating Director, IITH on this unique initiative, the Minister of Communications and Information Technology, Shri Ashwini Vaishnaw, said, “It is heartening to see that IITH is launching a Certificate Program on Future Wireless Communication, aimed at training 500 Engineers every year. The government, under the leadership of Honorable Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi Ji, is focused on developing Aatmanirbhar 5G ecosystem. Our commitment to creating a skilled resource pool of specialized engineers is in line with our 20-year-long road map to becoming a trusted global supply chain partner. Congratulations to Prof Murty and his entire team at IITH, and, looking forward to the participants of this course contributing to the Digital Nation Building”.

Sharing a brief about the program, Dr GVV Sharma, Program Coordinator, stated, “Diploma, BSc, BTech graduates/ final year students or with an equivalent degree in any branch of science or engineering are eligible for this program. The course is divided into 4 modules with an option to exit after any module with a certificate. Selected candidates will be awarded a scholarship of INR 25,000 per month till the program ends. The scholarship will be accompanied by up to 50 pre-placement offers and 200 R&D project staff positions in the IITH 6G research project.”.

For more details about the program, please visit http://fwc.iith.ac.in/

Last date to apply: July 10, 2022

IIT Hyderabad announces Certificate Program on Future Wireless Communication


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