UCLan Cyprus and NetU Consultants sign MoU
09:01 - 27 July 2023
UCLan Cyprus and NetU Consultants Ltd have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) joining forces to create a transformative and innovative eco-system that connects academia with the IT industry.
“The MoU signifies the commitment shared by both organisations to shape the future leaders of IT, capable of navigating the complexities of the digital age with agility and innovativeness,” UCLan Cyprus said.
At the heart of this MoU lies the vision to create a joint culture of innovation and knowledge transfer. “This partnership aims at knowledge sharing, participation in joint research and innovation projects, opportunities for students to work on live industry projects and collaborate with professionals, and on aiding the design of learning curriculum to meet the needs of the IT industry,” it added.
The CEO of NetU Consultants Ltd, Demetris Nissiotis, said: “By partnering up with UCLan Cyprus, we demonstrate in practice, our continuous investment in young talent and our commitment to support universities by bridging the gap between academia and industry in terms of skills, knowledge and competencies needed.”
The Rector of UCLan Cyprus, Professor Polycarpou emphasised the importance of the collaboration: “UCLan Cyprus welcomes this initiative, as the Memorandum of Understanding with NetU Consultants Ltd will offer new opportunities for strengthening the cooperation of the two organisations in the fields of education, training, research and innovation as well as in other activities of mutual interest.”
UCLan Cyprus, a leading British educational institution, offers individuals a unique opportunity to enhance their knowledge and skills in current science, engineering, law and business topics, practices, and trends through its wide range of programmes. UCLan Cyprus is further committed to the development and application of social initiatives through its programmes and research projects.
For more information, visit https://www.uclancyprus.ac.cy/