Manipal Global Education Services (MaGE) and Deakin University of Australia have announced a strategic alliance to start education and training programmes and establish a Data Science and Cyber Security Centre of Excellence.

The Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed by Professor Jane den Hollander AO, Vice-Chancellor and President of Deakin University, and A. P. Ramabhadran, Senior Vice-President, Manipal Global Education Services.

“This MoU marks the coming together of two dominant professional education providers to formulate and derive solutions to valuable corporate and societal problems and construct new machine learning technologies to interrogate relevant data,” said Ramabhadran.

Commenting on the alliance, Professor JHollander AO said, “We are delighted to partner with a reputed education provider like Manipal Global, which has a history of delivering unmatched education and deep-rooted corporate connects. The COE intends to develop innovative solutions for relevant societal problems through data and work with corporates to deliver creative solutions. Our courses are specifically designed and tailor-made to get hands-on experience in sectors such as BFSI, IT and manufacturing, which are prone to threats.”