INDIA: The Secunderabad-based Institute of Metro & Rail Technology has welcomed its first intake of 17 students for a one-year postgraduate programme in metro and rail technology.

Organised in partnership with consultancy firm Barsyl, the IMRT course has extensive industry involvement, providing ‘case study-based learning, individual and group work, industry visits, project work, continual assessments and simulations.’

Among IMRT’s industry partners are Monash University in Melbourne, Bentley Systems, the University of Delaware and IIT Kharagpur.