IIT Roorkee has invited applications for a certificate online course in full stack software development with specialization in cloud computing or data science. The course is being offered by the Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee in partnership with Great Learning. E&ICT Academy of IIT Roorkee signed an MoU with Great Learning for launching the online certification programs in software development, cloud computing, and data science.
Prof Ajit K Chaturvedi, director, IIT Roorkee said: “We believe that this collaboration between IIT Roorkee and Great Learning would help in shaping the young talent rightly as per the industry requirement. With the world rapidly progressing towards a digital economy, these skills will greatly enhance India’s young workforce. Furthermore, this will also help to strengthen the Digital India mission.”
Learners have two options that they can choose from, which is advanced certificate program in full stack software development spanning 10 months with specialization in either cloud computing or python for data science, and shorter duration certificate programs in front end software development, back end software development, cloud computing & python for data science.
Who Can Take the IIT Roorkee Online Course in Software Development with Specialization in Cloud Computing or Data Science
The course can be most beneficial for the following participants according to IIT Roorkee and Great Learning:
- Students and early career working professionals who want to build cutting edge web applications and kick start their software development career.
- Software development professionals working as backend developers, front end developers, software and system analysts, IT professionals, and others who wish to acquire expertise in Full Stack Software Development.
- IT Professionals looking to transition into software development roles from non-development IT roles such as testing, and support and quality analyst.
- Professionals looking to kickstart their career in software development roles from non-technical roles.
- Students and working professionals who would like to specialize in cloud computing, Python for data science to build a wide arsenal of skill sets and work on emerging technologies.
Mohan Lakhamraju, Founder and CEO, Great Learning said, “IIT Roorkee is among the foremost institutes of national importance in higher technological education, engineering, and basic and applied research. Our association with IIT Roorkee will help us offer an incredible career launchpad to thousands of young technology professionals and students over the next few years, in the domains that are most sought after by the industry.”
Those who wish to know more can visit the official website: https://eict.iitr.ac.in/full-stack-software-development/