ABB Power Grids India has entered into a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the National Institute of Technology, Warangal (NITW), Telangana, for cooperation to drive smart electric grid technology education, skills development and research activities.
ABB Power Grids India has partnered with the Department of Electrical Engineering of NITW to develop a unique Master of Technology (M Tech) programme in Smart Electric Grid (SEG) from the current academic year.
The partnership will strengthen collaboration between academia and industry.
NITW will create a socially-relevant and internationally-acceptable curriculum, implement innovative and effective teaching methodologies and sharpen focus on the wholesome development of students at the Institute over the next five years.
ABB Power Grids’ India team will support the Institute in setting up a laboratory for SEG technology and provide internship opportunities for SEG for the M Tech students and Ph. D scholars.