TKM College of Engineering, Kollam has signed an MoU with Tata Elxsi, a premium engineering design and development service provider working in the areas of embedded product design and development with a mission to foster innovation in the IT market and accelerate the adoption of leading-edge technologies. Dr. T. A. Shahul Hameed, Principal, TKMCE handed over the signed MoU to Sabu S (General Manager and Delivery Head-MCV, Tata Elxsi) at a function held in the college on 10th March 2022. Representatives from the industry, deans, department heads, faculty members and the placement cell team were also present at the function. This strategic alliance is part of Tata Elxsi’s recently launched industry-academic collaboration programme—Renaissance, which aims to facilitate interaction and cooperation between Tata Elxsi and academia. TKMCE’s alliance with Tata Elxsi will provide students valuable opportunities for hands-on experience in various industry-relevant activities. Domain experts from various competencies within Tata Elxsi will guide the students through this journey. Apart from technical and soft skill trainings, Tata Elxsi will conduct seminars and leadership talks where students can directly interact with industry leaders, thus preparing them for a prosperous career.