Aligarh : “Bookish knowledge is not enough to stand up or find suitable employment in the industry. Students must strive for acquiring skills according to the needs of the industry”, remarked Mr. Rajesh Singh, Branch Manager, Sofcon India Pvt. Ltd. Noida, while addressing a one day online workshop on Advanced Industry Control, organized by the Department of Mechanical Engineering, Zakir Husain College of Engineering and Technology, Aligarh Muslim University (AMU).
Mr. Singh pointed out that the industry also must be automated as per the requirement; and for this, different types of control systems like PLC, SCADA, HMI and IACS are in vogue, though more research and advancement in all areas of engineering is the need of the hour.
He further said there are a lot of job opportunities available to students in different engineering streams, for which students need to put in extra effort.
He advised students to learn programmable language, and gain specialized training.
During the workshop, a team of Sofcon India Pvt. Ltd provided online hands-on training on PLC and SCADA.
Earlier, Prof. M. Muzammil, Chairman, Department of Mechanical Engineering delivered the welcome address, and Mr. Mohammad Nasir Khan introduced the resource persons.
Prof. Mohammad Ali requested the team of experts to organize an offline training programme also for the students.
Prof Ali and Mr. Nasir Khan extended the vote of thanks.