Takes Two To Be Knowledgeable

The article titled “Takes Two To Be Knowledgeable” discusses the increasing trend of students in the US opting for dual majors, combining computer science with humanities or other disciplines. It highlights the benefits of this approach, such as expanding students’ skill sets, broadening career prospects in a digitizing world, and fostering interdisciplinary understanding. The authors emphasize the need for India’s higher education system to adopt a more integrated approach, breaking down silos and offering computer science as a second major to promote synergy and prepare students for the future. They assert that universities play a crucial role in shaping a tech-savvy and innovative workforce, contributing to the development of India.

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