BITS Pilani and AMNS India sign MOU to provide sponsored B.Tech engineering degree
Pilani (Rajasthan)/IBNS: ArcelorMittal Nippon Steel India (AM/NS India) recently signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Birla Institute of Technology & Science (BITS) Pilani, a leading premier educational institute, to provide a sponsored B.Tech. Process Engineering degree for their engineers.
ArcelorMittal Nippon Steel India (AM/NS India) is a joint venture between ArcelorMittal and Nippon Steel, two of the world’s leading steel companies.
This Work Integrated Learning Programme will ensure engineers can upskill themselves without the need for a career break.
Facilitated through digital infrastructure over three and half years, the higher education programme will help strengthen employees’ technical foundation and build a strong knowledge base, preparing them to work more efficiently through this skill upgradation opportunity.
The course is spread across seven semesters and would be conducted digitally by the BITS, Pilani faculty.
The course also provides enlisted employees easy access to the institute’s online state-of-the-art laboratories and libraries as well as to a plethora of recorded lectures on all relevant topics.
As part of the course, one semester will be dedicated to practical learning through projects.
Anil Matoo, Chief People Officer, AM/NS India said, “In our quest for creating smarter steel, learning is an endless journey. We are confident that this programme will help build a strong knowledge base and confidence in our young and aspiring engineers and help them face challenging assignments as they grow with AM/NS India.”