All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) has ranked Chandigarh University’s University Institute of Engineering (UIE) amongst the Top 3 Institutions of India for providing quality learning through Best Industry Internships to its students. Chandigarh University ranked 3rd (Pan India) and 2nd in North India amongst the 1574 Colleges and Institutions who participated in the Internshala 2018 hosted by AICTE.
Out-of the total students participating in Internshala 2018, more than 132 students were able to find an internship in the field of their choice, thereby setting an example in the area of Industry-Academia partnership for other Universities and Institutions to follow. Banking upon the strong Industry-Academia interface that Chandigarh University enjoys, the students tends to stand benefit as they are able to understand the aspirations of industry by undergoing training in emerging and new age technologies.
“We consider Industry as an important stakeholder in our effort to prepare the next generation of professionals for the corporate world” said Satnam Singh Sandhu, Chancellor, Chandigarh University. As a result, CU has become India’s first University to establish Corporate Advisory Board (CAB) where top leadership from renowned blue-chip companies have joined us on-board to be our mentors in guiding us for framing futuristic policies for the benefit of the student community, he added.