A part of Indiaonline network empowering local businesses

AICTE launches curriculum designed for B. Tech Electronics


The All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) on Saturday launched the curriculum designed for B. Tech Electronics VLSI Design and Technology and Diploma in integrated circuit (IC) Manufacturing. In a statement, the Ministry of Electronics and IT said, this course will provide variety of employment roles featuring outstanding salary incentives for Indian students in global companies as well as Indian companies.

It said that the VLSI sector is a high-paying industry and immune to automation and it will create an environment for Semiconductor ecosystem for setting and scaling up. Semicon India program with a total outlay of 76,000 crore rupees is aimed at the development of semiconductor and display manufacturing ecosystem in India. The programme provides for financial support to companies investing in semiconductors, display manufacturing and design ecosystem.

Earlier, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that Semi-conductors are playing a critical role in the world and it is our collective aim to establish India as one of the key partners in global semi-conductor supply chains. He added that India is investing heavily in skilling and training young Indians for the needs of the 21st century. (AIR NEWS)

428 Days ago