The Indo-French Centre of Excellence in Electricity Automation and Energy was inaugurated by French Minister of Higher Education, Research and Innovation Frédérique Vidal on Monday at the New Horizon College of Engineering.
She visited the Indian Institute of Science to focus on Indo-French collaborations in the field of scientific research undertaken at IISc.
It would have a combination of theoretical knowledge with practical use of tools and equipment, the release added.
According to a press release issued by the Consulate General of France, this was an initiative of French company Schneider Electric, which would impart technical training to future professionals.
On Monday, she also visited the ISRO Satellite Integration and test establishment, and had a collective meeting with French companies which have research and development centres in the city.