Victor Ugochukwu · Dec 14, 2020 . 5min read
India’s IIMK Collaborates with WileyNxt to Offer AI, Blockchain and Design Courses
IIMK announced that Industry experts will take masterclasses for courses on AI, Blockchain and design to impart industry specific knowledge.
By Komal Joshi · Sep 11, 2020 . 5min read
The Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Kozhikode offers three executive programs named advanced management certification in transforming consumer experience with AI and design, blockchain and AI for Fintech, services and supply chain revolutionization. To implement these courses, the IIM has associated with WileyNXT. However, Wiley is a global leader in research and education. The two have collectively created the courses aimed at technology, marketing, data, and supply chain professionals. These programs will commence from January 2021. Adding to this, students will enjoy the benefits of acquiring executive alumni status of IIM.
According to Debashis Chatterjee, Director, IIM-Kozhikode, Artificial Intelligence and Blockchain can transform the banking sector and strengthen the crisis due to the COVID-19 pandemic. He further elucidates that rising security and privacy issues have emphasized the need to promote 21st-century skills to combat the emerging difficulties of the post-COVID-19. He further states that IIM is thrilled to partner with WileyNXT to start this program to fulfil the goal of preparing the future candidates for Industry 4.0.
More about Course’s Eligibility, Fees and Mode of Studies
The 8-month program will also have several industry experts delivering masterclasses to bring business context to the classroom. IIM Kozhikode will lead classes in online mode. Nevertheless, students will have to attend the campus as a portion of their immersion programs. Professionals with at least two years of work experience are qualified to apply for these courses. After applying, they require to pass pre-assessment tests for qualifying the final selection. The course fee is INR 2 lakhs.
Vikas Gupta, Managing Director, Wiley India, highlighted that these accurate certification programs furnish industry 4.0 skills professionals. He further states that it intends to build leaders in blockchain, AI, and design. In acknowledging the influence of rising technologies in every profession, WileyNXT attempts to provide the most complete and job role mapped courses by incorporating a wide range of subjects.
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