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How BITS Pilani WILP is breaking new grounds in online higher education

How BITS Pilani WILP is breaking new grounds in online higher education

25-07-2022

BITS Pilani Work Integrated Learning Programmes (WILP) is the only institution with UGC approval which can provide technical degree courses (like M.Tech) in an off-campus setting. These remote and virtual labs can be accessed by students from across the world, 24x7 and 365 days a year. Prof Gurunarayanan, Dean of BITS Pilani WILP, shares more about the innovative model, designed and developed in collaboration with industry, exclusively for the working professionals

Executive education makes a transition, from 'good to have' to 'must have' : BITS Pilani WILP CEO Rajiv Tandon

Executive education makes a transition, from 'good to have' to 'must have' : BITS Pilani WILP CEO Rajiv Tandon

30-06-2022

Executive education can become one of the constant primary tools for businesses to help prepare their leaders and equip them with knowledge, skills, and attitudes, which will help them wade through the challenging business environment, says BITS Pilani WILP CEO Rajiv Tandon.

Here is the list of Twenty Commandments on Delivery of Analytics Programs in the Business-Schools

Here is the list of Twenty Commandments on Delivery of Analytics Programs in the Business-Schools

17-06-2022

Business analytics holds tremendous potential to create value for the industry and has been doing so for around two decades. Considering this, most of the business schools have introduced courses related to business analytics in their program curriculum. Some business schools have also started MBA or PG programs in Business Analytics.

How B-schools can teach digital business perspective

How B-schools can teach digital business perspective

04-06-2022

The digitisation of business processes has resulted in the accumulation of a large amount of data in structured as well as unstructured formats, making it imperative to teach students how to analyse these datasets.

With the boom of IT sector, learn and earn after 12th

With the boom of IT sector, learn and earn after 12th

01-06-2022

The good thing about being young is that you are not experienced enough to know that you can’t possibly do the things you are doing” opined a wise person. I heard similar sentiments from the manager of a leading IT company who now supervised a new cadre of young employees who began their IT careers right after high school.

How metaverse can significantly enhance learning experiences of working professionals

How metaverse can significantly enhance learning experiences of working professionals

15-05-2022

The Metaverse has the power to break barriers in encouraging information sharing across organizations and sectors through virtual breakout rooms, more accessible tech expos and always-on demo stalls.

Automation will Improve Work in India, only if Upskilling Starts Now

Automation will Improve Work in India, only if Upskilling Starts Now

08-04-2022

Prof Gurunarayanan is the Dean of Work Integrated Learning Programmes, Bits Pilani. He says that he visualizes WILP’s collaboration and Partnerships with the Industry to become deeper and even more strategic in the future.

Prof Gurunarayanan visualizes WILP’s collaboration to become deeper and even more strategic in the future

Prof Gurunarayanan visualizes WILP’s collaboration to become deeper and even more strategic in the future

09-03-2022

Work Integrated Learning Programs (WILP) is a division of BITS Pilani that exclusively offers programs to working professionals. WILP programs culminate with a degree in Engineering or Management at Bachelor’s level (B.Sc., B.Tech.) or a Master’s level (M.Tech., M.Sc., or M.B.A.) to help students pursue the degree without any career break. 

Budget 2022: Education sector seeks reliefs in line with Covid effects; tax concessions, digital infrastructure tops list

Budget 2022: Education sector seeks reliefs in line with Covid effects; tax concessions, digital infrastructure tops list

25-01-2022

The issues plaguing the education sector, which is still being impacted by the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, must be redressed in the Union Budget 2022, stakeholders have said ahead of the government’s annual financial budget next month.

Rajiv Tandon, CEO - WILP, shares top 3 reasons why tech giants are investing heavily in reskilling their employees, in an ETInsights' article

Rajiv Tandon, CEO - WILP, shares top 3 reasons why tech giants are investing heavily in reskilling their employees, in an ETInsights' article

10-01-2022

Not long ago in 2018, while presenting Learning & Development trends research report done by BITS Pilani’s Work Integrated Learning Programmes (WILP) Division at a conference in Mumbai, I told the audience in a light-hearted way, that it seems the L&D professionals love some of their problems so much that these problems seem to stay with them year after year.