The creation of Universal AI University, which is based in Karjat near Mumbai, has received formal approval from the Maharashtra government’s Higher and Technical Education Department.
The provision of undergraduate and graduate programmes with an emphasis on artificial intelligence (AI) will be led by this university. According to a press release, it has the distinction of being India’s first university to provide degree and specialized courses in the subject of AI.
On August 1, 2023, Universal AI University will begin its first academic year. Beginning with. The institution for AI-driven education, Universal AI University, is launching a meticulously developed curriculum with an emphasis on artificial intelligence.
According to the document, Universal AI University also aspires to produce cutting-edge courses in a variety of modern subjects, such as Liberal Arts and Humanities, International Relations and Diplomacy, Law, Environment and Sustainability, and Sports Sciences.
In January, Arundhati Bhattacharya (Salesforces’ CEO and Chairperson) and Bharat Puri (Managing Director of Pidilite Industries) unveiled the Universal AI University, claiming it to promote AI-driven skill development in the upcoming generation.
Tarun Anand, Universal Business School’s Chairman, elaborates that Universal AI University will be a management school where students will get excellent industrial training with placement assistance. Universal AI University will also have labs for students to learn and experiment with IT 4.0 technologies like augmented reality, mixed reality, IoT, blockchains, and more.