Chitkara University Establishes GDSC A Hub for Tech Enthusiasts and Innovators

Published on September 11, 2023 | 217 views

Chitkara University, Himachal Pradesh, has taken a significant leap into the world of technology and innovation by establishing a Google Developer Student Club (GDSC) on its campus. Dr. Hakam Singh, a member of the university faculty, is in charge of this development, which follows a meticulous selection process by Google.

To mark this auspicious occasion, the university organised an inaugural orientation event in collaboration with the Ministry of Human Resource Development’s Institution’s Innovation Council (IIC). Titled ‘TechUplift Unleashed: Igniting Innovation,’ the event aimed to foster a culture of open-source technologies and provide a platform for students to engage with the latest trends in the tech industry.

The event witnessed an enthusiastic gathering of students and tech enthusiasts eager to embark on this exciting journey of innovation and learning. The GDSC Team Lead and the office bearers, passionate about technology and its possibilities, shared cutting-edge techniques and insights and unveiled exciting career opportunities available to the students.

During the orientation, the GDSC Team Lead emphasised the significance of open-source technologies in today’s digital landscape and the transformative impact they can have on various sectors. The team showcased a plethora of projects and applications developed by GDSC members, demonstrating their commitment to hands-on learning and problem-solving.

The event also provided a platform for students to interact directly with the GDSC team, ask questions, and seek guidance on technology and career development.

Dr. Hakam Singh, who has been instrumental in establishing GDSC at Chitkara University, expressed his excitement for the club’s future endeavors. He stated, “This initiative aligns perfectly with our commitment to nurturing tech-savvy professionals and fostering an environment of innovation and creativity. GDSC will serve as a hub for students to explore, learn, and contribute to the ever-evolving world of technology.”

Google created the global program GDSC to give students a place to explore, learn, and develop their technical and leadership skills. GDSCs are community-based and university-affiliated clubs that bring together students interested in technology and innovation to collaborate on projects, attend workshops, and connect with industry experts.

The launch of GDSC at Chitkara University, Himachal Pradesh, signifies a milestone in the institution’s commitment to technological excellence and opens doors to opportunities for students to hone their skills and be at the forefront of innovation. The university looks forward to a future filled with tech-driven breakthroughs and meaningful contributions to the world of technology.