FPT University provides IT training for international students at Universiti Brunei Darussalam

As part of the globalization strategy, FPT International Student Exchange Center of FPT University will provide the “Learning with Experts” program at FPT-UBD Innovation Lab, Universiti Brunei Darussalam.

UBD Innovation Lab will offer for all students who are interested in IT around the world. The program is expected to start in mid-August with about 50 international students.

The 16-week course consists of five modules including Web Programming, Multi-Platform Mobile Application Development, Major Data, Information Security, and Game Development. The theme of the training course is to update technology in the 4.0 era.

The program is aimed at partners of FPT University and FPT-UBD Global Center with IT background and students in the third or fourth year.

FPT Chairman Truong Gia Binh welcomed Sultan Brunei Hassanal Bolkiah at the FPT Massda building during the inauguration ceremony of the FPT UBD Global Center.

Joined in the course at UBD Innovation Lab, international students will learn from FPT Software and FPT University specialists. Besides professional knowledge, students also participate in the actual project as well as training model of FUNiX with professional mentor team. They also had chance to experience and join the startup community.

“FPT Education implemented the Go Global strategy by setting up a training facility in a foreign country. The project in Brunei is the first project that FPT Education has set up overseas training with one of the top 10 universities in Asia in order to provide training and technical skills for Brunei students,” said Mr. Hoang Viet Ha- Director of the FPT International Student Exchange Center (FISEC). The representative also noted that this is FPT Edu’s first project sending staff to go abroad for long-term training.

In addition to FPT- UBD Global Center, FPT- UBD Innovation Lab is also the product of a collaboration between FPT Education and Universiti Brunei Darussalam in 2017. FPT- UBD Innovation Lab is located in Universiti Brunei Darussalam with the aim of IT training for international students by FPT staffs and lecturers. Meanwhile, FPT- UDB Global Center is located on the second floor of FPT Danang Building, An Don Industrial Zone, Da Nang City with the aim of teaching English to Vietnamese students.

On November 2017, on the occasion of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) trip to Vietnam, Sultan of Brunei had a visit to the English Center founded under the cooperation between Universiti Brunei Darussalam (UBD) with FPT University. The center is a collaboration between FPT Education and Universiti Brunei Darussalam. This is the first training project of UBD deployed abroad. The presence of Sultan of Brunei in the event has affirmed the importance of international cooperation in education and training between FPT University and UBD, opening up new opportunities for cooperation between the two countries.

Source: FPT Education