IIT-Palakkad to set up a Centre for Research and Education in Data Science

Highlights:

  • The Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Palakkad, is to set up a Centre for Research and Education in Data Science (CREDS) on its campus at Kanjikode, Kerala. 
  • CREDS will be established with an aim to provide quality education and research. 
  • It also aims to develop data science and artificial intelligence (AI).
  • CREDS: A file file
  • Along with IIT-Palakad experts from engineering streams such as computer science, electrical, civil and mechanical engineering will join hands to promote the centre.
  • The centre would foster active collaboration with industries, government, and other academic institutes and research labs.
  • CREDS has identified AI, its application for education and its sustainability as broad areas of focus.
  • CREDS will organize a one-day symposium on data science on the Nila Campus at Kanjikode.