The University of Sydney and Tata Consultancy Services (TCS), a global IT services, consultancy and business solutions organization, have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to collaborate on research projects and student learning opportunities .
Opportunities for collaboration between TCS and the University include a range of opportunities for students: practical learning in India and Australia, internships, graduate employment and professional development. In addition, the partnership will explore collaboration in the field of digitalization and technology, educational content for digital technology disciplines and joint research and development in the field of technology, in particular in the fields of digital technology. engineering, business and science.
The memorandum of understanding was signed on September 6 at the Australia-India Leaders’ Dialogue in New Delhi by the Vice-Chancellor and President of the University, Professor Mark Scottand TCS Asia Pacific President Girish Ramachandran.
Both Professor Scott and Mr Ramachandran are delegates to the Australia India Leadership Dialogue, where leaders from government, business, education, media and civil society in Australia and India have come together to raise common challenges of nations and explore areas of cooperation, with a focus on emerging technologies. Discussion topics include cybersecurity and AI, clean technology and decarbonization, global talent recruitment and skills mobility, and service delivery in a post-pandemic world.
“The University of Sydney and Tata Consultancy Services share a passion for innovation and a vision for a sustainable future,” said Professor Scott. “This partnership will open up opportunities for our students and researchers, enabling them to gain global experience and connections. We look forward to exploring new projects and learning opportunities internationally.