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Centre for Information Technology  


Centre for Information Technology (CIT) is an academy-industry alliance between UPES - IBM India and UPES-Xebia, aimed at developing a dynamic platform for next generation students to acquire high end IT education at graduation level.


The Centre

CIT introduces and trains the students with Information Technology platform skills essential for the IT professionals. Information Technology plays a crucial role in the functioning of any organization. CIT offers well designed and specialized programs in association with IBM INDIA that provide you with the appropriate skills that help you become a competent IT professional as you step into the future. These programs are expected to add to the inclination of recruiters towards the students ready and aligned with skills required for the IT industry. UPES has entered into an academic partnership with Xebia IT Architects India today to introduce two new full-time B.Tech CSE programs.

The centre provides the students a sophisticated learning environment equipped with all essential learning tools and facilities. There is advanced computing center with 24 hours Wi-Fi connectivity and conducive ambience.

  • iCOS

    iCOS is a unique open source and standards compliant online platform that provides online interface between students proffesional courses through integration with curriculum. It allows the students to submit their work in the form of digital programs and evaluate their performance based on selection or rejection of their programs for final build. . The best code amongst many submitted gets included in the final product bundle and the students behind the selected modules get acknowledged on the product pages and source code. This is also an example of learning system innovation at UPES.


    Career Prospects

    Leading IT companies in India and abroad are constantly searching within the available talent pool to find fresh talent and skilled professionals. The importance of IT sector can be seen in our daily lives and this leaves a direct impact on the opportunities that this industry is generating with every passing day. Some of the top organizations in the world belong to IT sector which is a testimony to the potential of this domain in future.

  • The Programs

    CIT offers B.Tech courses in basic computer engineering with various specialization areas like Cyber security & forensics, Banking & financial services insurance. The domain specialized courses are designed to impart sector specific knowledge and enable the students to attain a high level of understanding and expertise of the IT sector and the significance of the same in the sector they choose to make a career in. The curriculum is developed by IT specialists and core faculty thereby ensuring a well structured flow and industry pertinent knowledge. The partnership with IBM enables CIT to offer programs that are based on IT basics, latest technology progressions and industry requirements in the present and future. The learning experience is enhanced through technical sessions, webinars, interaction with IT experts and self evaluation through iCOS platform.


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