Cigniti Technologies and Mahatma Gandhi Institute of Technology (MGIT) Collaborate to Bridge Industry-Academia Gap and Empower Future IT ProfessionalsPooja Mulge
Hyderabad, June 23rd, 2023: Cigniti Technologies, the world’s leading AI and IP-led Digital Assurance and Digital Engineering services company, has entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Mahatma Gandhi Institute of Technology (MGIT), a prestigious Hyderabad-based educational institution, to launch an innovative training program aimed at bridging the gap between academia and industry.
This association between Cigniti and MGIT aims to equip students with practical skills and technical knowledge that align with the demands of the ever-evolving IT industry. Leveraging Cigniti’s industry experience, a customized training program has been curated to empower students with the necessary tech and professional skills, enabling them to excel in their careers. The comprehensive training program will include a robust curriculum aligned with industry requirements, hands-on workshops, and practice labs. Additionally, this collaboration will open doors for real-time projects, guest lectures by subject matter experts (SMEs) from Cigniti, and potential internship opportunities, providing students with invaluable industry exposure.
“MGIT takes immense pride in announcing the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Cigniti Technologies. This MoU signifies a strong bond between MGIT & Cigniti Technologies, built on shared values and a common vision to empower students and foster excellence. Through this collaboration, we aim to bridge the gap between academia and the industry, ensuring that our students are well-equipped to thrive in the ever-evolving world of technology.” – Prof. G. Chandramohan Reddy, Principal, MGIT.
“Cigniti is happy to partner with MGIT to create a dynamic learning experience that combines academic knowledge and practical industry skills. Through this collaboration, we aim to nurture a well-prepared, skilled workforce to meet the industry’s challenges. Cigniti brings its extensive expertise and industry insights to the table, leveraging its deep domain knowledge and global experience in technology through the C-ignite program. We believe this collaboration will bring immense value to Cigniti and MGIT.” – Veera Reddy Patlolla, Global Head of HR, Cigniti Technologies.
Along with Veera Reddy and Prof. Chandramohan Reddy, the signing ceremony was graced by the leadership team from both sides.