Microsoft announces new program in India to skill students in AI and cloud technologies

Microsoft recently announced a new program in India that will enable research and higher education institutions to better teach AI and cloud technologies to their students.

Microsoft is planning to set up core AI infrastructure and an IoT Hub for all selected institutions. Microsoft will provide AI developmental tools and Azure AI Services including Microsoft Cognitive Services, Azure Machine Learning and Bot Services. Microsoft will also offer training to help the faculty and students build their skills and expertise in cloud computing, data sciences, AI and IoT.

Microsoft will support selected institutions with

  • best-in-class infrastructure
  • onsite training for faculty and students
  • curriculum and content
  • access for participating students to cloud and AI services
  • developmental tools and
  • developer support

You can learn more about this program here.