SCSVMV University signs MoU with
Enathur, Kanchipuram - 11 June 2013
As part of the Industry-Academia collaboration initiative, Sri Chandrasekharendra Saraswathi Viswa Mahavidyalaya (SCSVMV University)- Enathur has joined the EMC Academic Alliance(EAA) Programme by EMC Corporation - a global leader in enabling businesses and service providers to transform their operations and deliver IT as a service. The EAA program provides universities worldwide with technology curricula to educate and transform the next generation of IT and data science professionals, and help meet the industry’s growing demand for advanced technology skills.
University Placement Officer Mr. Vasanth Kumar Mehta explained the need for the Alliance Programme – “SCSVMV University’s academic alliance with EMC is an exemplar of the need for industry- academia collaboration to create the next generation of professionals that will drive tomorrow's knowledge based economy. We are excited to partner with EMC – a global technology leader.”
Dr. S. Rajalakshmi- Head, CSE Department said that under this initiative, the Information Storage & Management (ISM) course will be made part of the curriculum. In addition, the Department will also offer advanced courses from EMC in emerging technology areas such as Cloud Computing, Backup Recovery Systems & Architecture and Data Science and Big Data Analytics to its students.
As a part of the EAA, EMC will provide SCSVMV University with instructor training, teaching resources and course materials to expand the Institute’s expertise and knowledge in line with the latest industry trends.
The University has in the past signed similar Memoranda of Understanding with several academic, corporate and government agencies to enhance academic and research collaboration.