IISc Bangalore to offer PG level advanced certification in digital manufacturing and smart factories 


The Indian Institute of Science (IISc), Bangalore is launching a PG level advanced certification programme in digital manufacturing and smart factories. The programme shall be supplied in partnership with TalentSprint.

The five-month programme, coordinated by the Centre for Product Design and Manufacturing (CPDM) at IISc, is open for present and aspiring smart manufacturing facility technique and administration professionals in addition to these in IoT, automotive, aerospace, FMCG, pharma, vitality, metallurgy industries that are excessive potential smart manufacturing facility adopters.

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The classes shall be delivered by interdisciplinary school from the fields of product design and manufacturing, mechanical engineering, digital methods engineering, supplies engineering, laptop science and automation departments at IISc.

Applications at the moment are open for the primary cohort of the programme which begins in September 2021. Candidates can discover extra particulars associated to the course at iisc.talentsprint.com/dmsf/. Professionals with over 1-year of expertise with an engineering diploma can apply for the course. The payment for the programme is Rs 3.46 lakh.

Amaresh Chakrabarti, Head of CPDM, IISc, stated, “The certification programme in Digital Manufacturing and Smart Factory will now allow us to offer our research expertise to train industry professionals and power Industry 4.0 adoption in India. The programme will benefit from hands-on exposure and interactions with tools at IISc Smart Factory – a Common Engineering Facility Centre (CEFC) under the SAMARTH Udyog Bharat 4.0 Programme of the Department of Heavy Industries, Government of India.”

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Santanu Paul, CEO and MD, TalentSprint stated, “Traditional manufacturing needs to transform into digital enterprises to meet growing customer demands, beat the competition and stay compliant. In India, the manufacturing sector is vital to the country’s digital transformation strategy and COVID 19 has accelerated its digitalisation. The possible realignment of supply chains away from China offers a significant opportunity for India to modernise its manufacturing.”



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