IIT Madras Opens Applications for September 23 BS Electronic Systems Batch
Indian Institute of Technology Madras (IIT Madras) has opened applications for September 2023 batch for its recently launched first-ever off-campus BS Degree in Electronic Systems program. With emphasis on electronics, embedded programming, digital systems, and control engineering, the program will enable students to apply the acquired engineering principles and knowledge to implement and improve systems and processes for applications. The last date to apply for the program is 27th August 2023.
The programme is the second BS degree from IITM and is aligned with the country’s semiconductor mission. Designed in consultation with industry leaders, students after completing the program will have strong fundamentals and industry-ready skills, ensuring high employability.
Sharing details about the program, Prof. Boby George, a faculty member in the Department of Electrical Engineering, IIT Madras and coordinator of the newly launched program, said, “With this program, our aim is to equip learners with a diverse set of opportunities, enabling them to thrive in the ever-evolving professional landscape. By providing a comprehensive skill set, we ensure that graduates will be fully prepared to meet the dynamic needs of the industry and drive technological progress forward. At IIT Madras, we believe in empowering our students to explore their passions and pursue rewarding careers that align with their interests and aspirations.”
Talking about the transformative opportunity and learning, Prof. Sankaran Aniruddhan, a faculty member in the Department of Electrical Engineering, IIT Madras and coordinator of the newly-launched program, said, “Education is the catalyst that empowers individuals to unlock their true potential, and the BS Degree in Electronic Systems from IIT Madras is a transformative opportunity that transcends age barriers, embracing learners from diverse backgrounds and enabling them to embark on a fulfilling journey of growth, knowledge, and limitless possibilities.”
Prospective candidates who have completed Class 12 (or equivalent) with Physics and Mathematics are encouraged to consider this program as a valuable opportunity for their academic and professional growth. Unlike traditional programs, there is no age limit to join this program, making it accessible to any individual seeking to upskill and reskill themselves in the dynamic field of electronic systems.
Upon completion of the program, learners will receive a prestigious degree from IIT Madras. The institute also offers multiple exit options, enabling learners at different stages of their education journey to receive certificates and diplomas.