Kerala Digital Science Park Opens in Thiruvananthapuram

Digital Science Park

Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan has inaugurated the first phase of the Digital Science Park in Thiruvananthapuram. The park will start operations at the Kabani Building at Technopark Phase IV, Pallipuram, Thiruvananthapuram. The actual campus of the Digital Science Park will be constructed adjacent to the Digital University. The event was attended by politicians and experts in the field of IT.

The Digital Science Park will have one lakh square foot plinth area with centres of excellence and a digital incubator. The second 50000 sq. ft building will comprise administrative units and an exclusive digital experience centre. The part will accommodate industrial and computing infrastructure, common work spaces, and individual work units for several business units, startups, and industries. The park will also have major research labs.

The Digital Science Park provides facilities to industries and business units in Industry 4.0 Technologies, Electronics technologies, Smart Hardware, Sustainable and Smart materials. The foundation stone ceremony of the project was carried out by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on April 25, when he reached the city to flag off Vande Bharat Express Train.

Kerala Government has sanctioned 13.95 acres of land to Digital University. The Government has allocated INR 200 crore via KIIFB and the cost is expected to surge up to INR 1515 crore. The park will be established in sync with the Kerala Digital University to promote digital education among the masses. The university has established partnerships with various partners to offer courses.

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