Connect with us

Hi, what are you looking for?

Campus Trend UGCampus Trend UG


Kyambogo University partners with CNOOC to create Internship and Job Opportunities

Kyambogo University has partnered with China National Offshore Oil Corporation (CNOOC) for collaboration in the areas of internship, employment of graduates, Joint research, and technology transfer, among others.

Prof. Eli Katunguka – Rwakishaya, the Vice-Chancellor appreciated the opportunity since Kyambogo University has a niche in Engineering, it would generate knowledge in the oil and gas sector and a boost in Human Resource development. He said that KyU and CNOOC in this collaboration should organize and facilitate joint online public lectures where students of Engineering can attend and get more knowledge on what happens in the world of industry. This was during a consultative meeting held in the University Council room.

In her presentation during the consultative meeting, Dr. Catherine Wandera, the Dean Faculty of Engineering said potential areas of collaboration would include Curriculum Review, Establishment of relevant facilities for training, Industrial Training Attachment (Internship), Research (Joint identification of relevant research topics and data collection) and mentorship of Students. She identified the need for staff exchanges to enable academic staff to participate in CNOOC activities and training; CNOOC staff to participate in KyU activities as well as Kyambogo University providing CNOOC with graduate trainees.

Mr. Gao Qiang who represented the Vice President of CNOOC said this collaboration will focus on Internship, Recruitment of graduates, Joint research, Scholarships, Training, information exchange, public lectures as well as Organizing symposia, conferences, short courses, and participating in industrial, academic, cultural and social activities.

Also Read  Scholarships: UCU Announces Opportunities, Here's How to Acquire One

There will be a Memorandum of Understanding between the two parties that will guide this collaboration. Students that will benefit include those pursuing Bachelor of Engineering in Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering, Bachelor of Engineering in Environmental Engineering and Management, Bachelor of Science in Oil and Gas Engineering, Bachelor Science in Chemical and Processing Engineering, Bachelor of Electrical Engineering, and Bachelor of Environmental Science Technology and Management.

Written By

An experienced writer and digital marketing guru.

Click to comment



Don't Miss These Stories


The NSSF Career Expo is set up to equip university students with knowledge and skills that will enable them explore opportunities in technology for...

Campus Hyena

Campus Hyena narrates how he drilled a very dry Kyambogo babe and she bruised his cobra leaving him in tears


The administration promised to let students know when they can report for next semester on 05th/May/2022 after the Senate seating.


The NSSF Career Expo offers a platform for students to network and learn from established industry experts for career advancement, entrepreneurship, employment positioning, financial...

Copyright © 2022 Campus Trend UG | It Starts Here!