New Delhi: Purdue University entering into a five-year agreement with Infosys, India. Purdue will provide classes and training for 10,000 American employees that Infosys will hire over the next two years, 2,000 of whom will be based in Indiana.
Training will be aimed at new employees and will be conducted on the West Lafayette campus.
Partnership also includes lifelong-learning opportunities via specialist online courses for existing Infosys employees.
Purdue and Infosys will conduct joint research and develop course materials in the areas where the university is a global leader like Digital Agriculture, Cyber Security, Bio Pharma Analytics, Autonomous Vehicles, Artificial Intelligence and Data Analytics.