Academia-Industry Partnership Plan






One of the objectives of the Academy Trust is to build a strong relationship with Industries in all possible areas on recognizing the importance and need for academia and industry interaction. tAcT aims to jointly participate in research and development, consultancy, and education manpower training and desires to club its efforts by combining with the industries' expertise and resources.





"bridging the gap of Academia-Industry"





The following trust areas are currently being targeted at:

1. JOINT SUMMER INTERNSHIP PROGRAMME FOR STUDENTS AND TEACHERS

A key objective of tAcT is to have academic cooperation with Industries with the specific objective of encouraging and supporting world class, innovative, and impact-creating work by offering internships at Industries through the formation of Joint Internship Programme.
Suitable candidates who are bonafide full-time students, pursuing M.Sc./M.Parma/M.Tech, provided by the Academy will be nominated for the Program in Industries in one or more of the following disciplines: Physics, Metallurgy, Materials, Computer Science, Electrical, Electronics, Mathematics and Life Sciences. The process of selection of candidates will be as per the norms being followed by the Academy and the final selection will be done by tAcT in consultation with Industries.
Selected students will undergo internship in the Innovation Labs and/or other identified institutions for about two months as per the internship policy of Industries.
tAcT will pay the interns a stipend/fellowship amount for covering the living expenses and will also cover the travel expenses by train.

Our Partners are:


  Tata Consultancy Services
  Cadila Healthcare - Zydus
TR Anantharaman Education
   and Research Foundation


2. CONTINUING EDUCATION

Industries will sponsor their employees, meeting the admission criteria, for pursuing M.Sc./M.Pharm/M.Tech/Ph.D. programmes at designated places by tAcT in areas of interest to Industries.



3. INSTITUTING CHAIRS

Establish a strong Visitors Programme by instituting Endowment Chairs through which we can invite leaders in science from across the world.(Read more)


4. THEME MEETINGS

Organise Theme metings in important areas such as big data, health care, manufacturing, etc. with industry participation and sponsorship. Fellows of Academy and participation of experts from outside could be involved.


5. WORKSHOPS

Workshops sponsored by Industries as per their requirements conducted and/or addressed by experts from Academy Fellowship and beyond.