HUBLI: B.V. Bhoomaraddi College of Engineering and Technology signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Bosch Rexoth India Limited to set up Centre of Competence in Automation Technologies on its campus here on August 6.
Ashok Shettar, Principal of the B.V. Bhoomaraddi College of Engineering and Technology, and Martin Volsanger, Managing Director, Bosch Rexoth India Limited, signed the memorandum of understanding in Bangalore.
A press release by Mr Shettar said that the centre would be set up at a cost of Rs. 4.8 crore of which Bosch would contribute Rs. 3.6 crore.
The centre would help impart world class education in engineering to students from north Karnataka.
He said synergistic alliance with Bosch Rexroth India Limited would help in greater industry-institute interaction. The centre would facilitate access to the latest technologies being used for automation. Students would get exposed to technologies such as like mechatronics, industrial electronics, hydraulic and pneumatic controls, industrial robotics, sensor technologies, CNC technologies, and communication standards.
It would also offer opportunities for training industrial personnel and engineers in latest technologies, he said.