The Indian Institute of Technology, Hyderabad (IIT-Hyderabad) will offer a 12-month-long certificate programme on future wireless communications from this academic year 2022. The course will start on August 1, 2022, all the Interested candidates can check the programme details on the official website. The last date to apply is July 10, 2022.
The eligible students should have a valid diploma/BSc/BTech degree or equivalent from any branch of science/ engineering. Undergraduate engineering. The students can even join the program in the 8th semester after producing a no-objection certificate (NOC) from their institute. The IIT-Hyderabad officials stated that the admission will be done through a written test where candidates will be tested on general aptitude & basic mathematics.
Prof VV Sharma, Program Coordinator, stated that the selected candidates will be awarded a scholarship of Rs 25,000 per month till the programme ends. The scholarship will be accompanied by up to 50 pre-placement offers and 200 R&D project staff positions in the IIT-Hyderabad 6G research project.
Prof B S Murty, Director, IIT-Hyderabad stated that it is imperative that the wealth of knowledge created in the IIT-Hyderabad 5G research program be shared with as many fresh graduates. The certificate program will help to address the acute shortage of workforce in this domain by training at least 500 engineers per year.