Collaboration for Strategic Partnership on Skill Development was announced by French military aircraft manufacturer Dassault Aviation along with the College of Engineering, Pune. The new initiatives were announced marking the 2nd Knowledge Summit organized by Institute Francais en Inde at Saint-Cloud, France of Thursday.
According to the statement released, the long-term partnership consists of the launch of the first ‘Network of Excellence’ and ‘Aeronautical Integrated Design from Engineering to Maintenance’.
The Network of Excellence will help in the development of training, research and entrepreneurship in the strategic civil and military aeronautical fields in India. The advanced technology, knowledge and also the know-how developed by Dassault Aviation over a century of its aeronautical experience will be a benefit for this partnership.
The partnership between both the organizations will consist of programmes and exchanges between the College of Engineering, Pune and French Academic partners of Dassault Aviation – ISAE-ENSMA and ESTIA.
The partnership will help in fueling the vibrant global partnership between India and France in the field of Higher Education.
The Curriculum of Excellence will be implemented in order to prepare the students for the aeronautical challenges in India giving it a French tough which will be acquired through academic semesters at Dassault Aviation Academic Partners in France and the internship programmes at Dassault manufacturing plants.
Dassault Skill Academy has been created by Dassault Aviation ‘for the global training and education initiatives which are intended to serving the requirements of the global aerospace industry in a better way. The services for the global aerospace industry will range from design to production and in-service support and maintenance with respect to the highly qualified manpower through an array of educational levels from vocational to higher education.
The statement released by Dassault Aviation has confirmed its committed support to the global skill development and ‘Skill India’ initiative of the Indian Government along with its dedication to contributing to the ‘Make in India’ initiative with the help of the professional fulfillment of India’s youth.