First City UC collaborates with KLSFIA
FIRST City University College (First City UC) and Kuala Lumpur & Selangor Furniture Industry Association (KLSFIA) entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for affiliation and collaboration recently.
The MoU was signed by Prof Dr Ho Chee Cheong, vice-chancellor of First City UC and Datuk Eric Lee, president of KLSFIA, and witnessed by Tan Sri Dr Teo Chiang Liang, president of First City UC and Albert Khoo, secretary-general of KLSFIA.
This collaboration widens and enhances the knowledge and experience of material and furniture production and design for further development of the students and the staff of the collaborating parties.
The valuable exchange of professional knowledge and industry best practices with academic teaching and learning will enhance the quality of education offered to students of First City UC, who stand to benefit from the close industry linkage.
“We are delighted to enter into this collaboration with KLSFIA, as it will facilitate the mutual sharing of expertise and best practices in training, curriculum design, students’ internship, teaching and research development, and cultural affiliation. As an education provider, partnerships with esteemed organisations such as this will enable us to provide the best training methods and industry exposure to our students,” said Teo. – Alex Chai
The MoU marks the first collaboration between the two parties to promote exchange of professional knowledge and industry best practices with academic teaching and learning.