IIT Bombay - FREE Open Software Centre (FOSS)
- IIT Bombay inaugurated the Free Open Source Software Center (FOSS) at Indo Global Colleges. It is the first FOSS Center of Punjab, being set up as part of Spoken Tutorial Project of IIT Bombay, under the National Mission on Education through Information and Communication Technology (ICT), launched by the Ministry of Human Resources and Development, Government of India.
- The Spoken Tutorial Project is about teaching and learning, certification - FOSS (Free and Open Source Software) like Linux, Scilab, LaTeX, PHP & MySQL, Java, C/C++, LibreOffice, OpenFOAM, QCAD etc.
- Through this centre, our students are trained and certified by IIT Bombay (free of cost) on cutting edge FOSS technologies as per industry requirement
- IIT Bombay has joined hands with Indo Global Group of Colleges, Abhipur New Chandigarh for the establishment of North India 1st Knowledge Hub of IIT Bombay for the Spoken Tutorial project. Indo Global Colleges will start functioning as Spoken Tutorial IIT Bombay's Knowledge Hub (KH) for the entire Punjab state in first phase followed by coverage in HP & Haryana. As a KH, Indo Global Colleges will Nurture and spread awareness among the Universities / Colleges of said states on Spoken Tutorial project of IIT Bombay.