Birla Institute of Technology & Science (BITS) Pilani’s Work Integrated Learning Programs (WILP) division which offers various higher education degree programs for working professionals, has admissions open for M.Tech.
In Data Science & Engineering, M.Tech. in Artificial Intelligence (AI) & Machine Learning (ML), and Post Graduate certificate programs in AI & ML and Full Stack Engineering.
The last date to apply for admissions in any of these programs is October 10, 2022.
These programs, which have been meticulously designed with industry inputs, help impart theoretical and well-rounded conceptual knowledge of various new-age technologies.
Among various aspects, these industry-focused programs will aid working professionals in making a difference in their organizations and businesses by helping them develop innovative solutions and the ability to think strategically.
M.Tech. in Data Science and Engineering degree program
This four-semester program helps you prepare for a career in Data Science, as it covers fundamentals to advanced skill and knowledge areas.
The program helps software & IT professionals build skillsets required to advance their careers as Data Analysts, Data Engineer, Data architects, and Data scientists.
With the global Data Science Market estimated to grow at a CAGR of 30% to reach USD 140 billion by 2024 (as per the MarketsandMarkets report), this program, among various other aspects, will also help the working professionals address real-world tasks with advanced critical thinking and innovative solutions.
M.Tech. in AI & ML degree program
The set of core courses and electives of this program has been carefully designed in such a manner that it aids in the comprehensive development of skills and knowledge for a learner.
For instance, the program addresses the fact that the ML engineers need to be familiar with not just algorithms, such as supervised deep learning, unsupervised and reinforcement learning, but also AI application areas, such as natural language processing, computer vision, robotics, and cyber security, while staying up-to-date with the leading researchers in the field.
The program even aims to help a learner better understand the software engineering requirements for implementing ML systems on large datasets and in resource-constrained environments — and all this while keeping a tab on the underlying ethical issues in applying AI and ML.
Post Graduate Certificate Programme in Full Stack Engineering
With advancements in web-based, mobile, and desktop application development, Full Stack developers and engineers have emerged as some of the software industry’s most strategic and coveted assets.
With a deep understanding of the Software Development Life Cycle, including planning, requirement gathering, design, development, testing, deployment, and production support, Full Stack engineers can drive projects far more efficiently and effectively and thus command a higher value in the job market.
This 11-month comprehensive program has been designed for working professionals who wish to advance their career in the IT industry by mastering a full stack of multiple technologies, acquiring an ability to architect high-impact solutions, envision and design great new products, solve complex problems, and manage cross-functional collaborations.
Post Graduate Certificate Programme in AI & ML
With organizations accelerating their digital transformation initiatives, the demand for an AI talent pool is expected to increase significantly.
This 11-month Certificate Programme is designed to help working professionals understand AI & ML and its building blocks and equip themselves to address the future requirements of the sector.
How to Apply for Work-Integrated Learning Programs at BITS Pilani
The BITS Pilani WILP branch has been providing various higher education degree programs for almost four decades., which the working professionals from different sectors and industries can leverage to reskill or upskill themselves — and all this while not having to leave their current professions and roles.
WILP is the degree/diploma/certificate programmes which are developed and conducted by BITS Pilani in association and jointly with organizations representing various industry sectors; they are
Comparable to BITS Pilani’s regular programs, both in terms of unit/credit requirements and academic rigour.
Working professionals who are interested in learning more about the objectives of different programs (for which admissions are now open) can visit the BITS Pilani’s Work Integrated Learning Programs (WILP) website (https://bits-pilani-wilp.ac.in/), register their account, and follow the process outlined on the website.
The last date to apply for admissions for these four specific programs is October 10, 2022.
About BITS Pilani:
BITS Pilani is an Institution of national reputation,regarded for delivering high-quality technical education, as well as for its innovations and strong linkages with industry Leading ranking organisations and newspapers consistently rank it as the best private engineering and technology institution.
BITS Pilani was named one of the country’s first six Institutions of Eminence by the Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD) in August 2018.
It is one of the few colleges that has established an institutionalised framework for cultivating a lively environment conducive to experiential and cooperative learning and instruction.
BITS Pilani considers education to be an ongoing engagement and experience, ensuring that the learning experience is integrated seamlessly across its classrooms, laboratories, and as seen by its Practice School and Work Integrated Learning Programs.
Work Integrated Learning Programmes (WILP) at BITS Pilani: