February 28, 2019

Skill Development Programme – Infosys Foundations 5.0


Campus Connect (CC) is an Infosys industry-academia partnership program aimed at enhancing the IT talent in college campuses. MVJ College of Engineering joined with Infosys as a partner college by entering into an MOU on January 25, 2011, for enriching technical education. The program was started with the aim of evolving a model association with engineering colleges, to build a vibrant talent pool, which will be IT-industry ready.

The core of the CC program is the Foundation Program (FP), which will be conducted for pre-final year students of both IT and non-IT streams. It will help entry-level engineers from heterogeneous backgrounds and disciplines, to deliver world-class projects to global customers. The purpose of the FP courseware is to provide a unique set of teaching aids and consolidated training material to the college faculty, to help them make students industry-ready.

This academic year, the Foundation Program 5.0 is being rolled out, which is aimed at imparting the necessary knowledge and skills to a fresh entrant, to take up the challenges of a project work.

Courses Offered:

  • Module 1: Programming Fundamentals
  • Module 2: Database Fundamentals
  • Module 3: Python DB Integration
  • Module 4: Object-Oriented Programming using Python
  • Module 5: Advanced Database Concepts

Number of students who have enrolled for the Course: 198

Sl. No. Department No. Of Students
1 Computer Science and Engineering 106
2 Information Science and Engineering 40
3 Electronics and Communication Engineering 50
4 Mechanical Engineering 2
Total 198

Faculty Involvement:

Batch Day Time Classroom Faculty Dept. Module
1 Wednesday 3:10 to 4:00 pm 251 Mrs. Santhiya M CSE Object-Oriented Programming using Python
2 Wednesday 3:10 to 4:00 pm 252 Mr.Vinay Pradeep CSE Object-Oriented Programming using Python
3 Friday 8:00 to 8:50 am 248 Mrs. Deepa Acharya CSE Object-Oriented Programming using Python
4 Wednesday 3:10 to 4:00 pm 227 Mrs.Shruthi ISE Object-Oriented Programming using Python
5 Wednesday 3:10 to 4:00 pm 248 Mrs. Kalaimathi B CSE Database Management System
6 Wednesday 3:10 to 4:00 pm 241 Mrs. Hymavathi CSE Database Management System

The classes were conducted by the above-mentioned faculty, starting from10/9/2018, every week, till the end of the semester. The training will continue during the next semester, followed by assessment and project development.

Outcome of the event:

  • Imparting the knowledge and skills that are necessary for a student to take up the challenges of a project work.
  • To¬†build a vibrant talent pool, which is IT industry-ready.
  • The projects that are included in the program will help to make the education system¬† practice-oriented.