Smart Manufacturing Program Goals
The goal of this program is to train future manufacturing engineers with basic knowledge on IT in addition to the strong problem-solving skills that are imparted in today’s programs. Students will be trained in manufacturing processes, manufacturing systems, systems engineering, IT, Networks and basic shop floor communications. Experiential learning approach will be followed and students will be gaining hands-on experience in many spheres of technology related to smart manufacturing.
The curriculum for the program has been carefully crafted by conducting many brainstorming sessions with Industry and Academic leaders in Manufacturing. The courses for the program are interdisciplinary in nature.
The detailed curriculum is presented here
Students will also undergo internships for five months duration and will be exposed to real world problems of the present day industry. The students will have an option to serve in smart factories of automobile, defense, space and consumer goods manufacturing industries. Students will be also able to intern at IT majors specializing in manufacturing verticals and work with plethora of start-ups in the data analytics and IoT domain.
The students will have an option to serve in smart factories of automobile, defense, space and consumer goods manufacturing industries. Students aiming for undergoing a post graduate course in related field in India can appear for “Production and Industrial Engineering” paper in GATE examination conducted by IITs.