Infosys Campus Connect
Campus Connect is Infosys' initiative to help increase India's competitiveness in the knowledge economy. Campus Connect aims at evolving a model through which Infosys and engineering institutions can partner for competitiveness, enhance the pool of highly capable talent for growth requirements in Information Technology (IT) space. It is aimed at creating an effective means of backward integration into the supply chain by going into the college campuses from where the IT industry gets the people for its growth.
The goal of Campus Connect is to build a sustainable partnership with engineering education institutions for mutual benefit.
A variety of things are lined up under the Campus Connect initiative.
Seminars and faculty training for colleges: This will give an industry perspective to the faculty.
Aligning the college curriculum with industry requirements and working with educational bodies for implementing it.
Publishing Infosys courseware on the web: This will give students and faculty access to courseware designed by us. The courseware adds to the existing college courseware and highlights the integrated, systems way of looking at hitherto discrete topics. This is the courseware we use to prepare our new recruits for global ?industry ready? standards.
Sabbatical for Professors: Professors can pursue areas of research interest with us, and also add to the intellectual content.