Students acquaint themselves with current IT trends and ethos


Dateline Dehradun: Students from the Himalayan School of Science and Technology, Jolly Grant, visited Rubico India in Haridwar as part of an industrial visit, to learn about the company’s work culture. During the visit, the students were informed about various departments and organisational climate.

Students from the B.Tech and B.Sc. (Hons) Data Science programs at Swami Rama Himalayan University (SRHU), Jolly Grant, visited Rubico India Private Limited in Haridwar to gain practical knowledge. The company officials provided detailed information about software development, application creation, the use of data science, and artificial intelligence. Additionally, the students were introduced to current trends in the IT sector. An interactive session was organized for the students, during which IT experts answered their questions.

HSST Principal Dr. Pramod Kumar stated that the objective of the industrial visit is to acquaint students with the basic infrastructure, work culture, requirements, and expectations of employees in the IT industry, as well as to keep them updated with the changes happening in the field of information technology.

On another note, the Computer Science and Engineering Department organized a workshop on the Internet of Things (IoT). Students learned about IoT and its applications during the workshop. Coordinators Dr. Vibhor Sharma and Dr. Deepak Srivastava trained the students on working with various types of sensors and microcontrollers along with cloud services. The training included controlling an LED using the cloud, an IoT-based flood detection monitoring system, IoT-based object detection, and monitoring humidity and temperature using the cloud. Thirty-three students participated in the workshop.