IBM resources for academia
IBM's Project Praviin program is launched to better educate millions of students for a more skilled and competitive IT workforce. The program offers a broad range of resources and support to students, faculty and institutions, aiming to provide skills in open standards, critical in a fast-paced and ever-changing IT industry. This program has already trained 856 students and 115 faculties in the engineering colleges in Lucknow. There are 528 students and 142 faculties certified on IBM technologies in the city. IBM has already established a Centre of Excellence in Lucknow at Babu Banarasi Das Group of Educational Institutes.