2017 | Quarter 4
MMC Corporation Berhad (MMCB), signed a Certificate of Collaboration (COC) with the Department of Polytechnic Education (DPE) for the establishment of the MMC Industry Center at Polytechnics, held at Foyer Block B, Port Tanjung Pelepas, Johor.
The COC, aimed at producing highly skilled workforce according to industry needs while providing the industry an advantage to train and provide employment opportunities to students.
During the event, DPE was represented by YBhg Professor Dato’ Dr Mohd Ismail Abd Aziz, Director General of Polytechnic and Community College Education whereas MMCB was represented by YBhg Dato’ Sri Che Khalib, Group Managing Director and was witnessed by YB Dato’ Seri Hj Idris Jusoh, Minister of Higher Education. The signing ceremony was followed by a hand-
The collaboration enables MMC and DPE to jointly conduct mutually beneficial learning and consultation of training especially in any related fields specifically in Mechanical, Electrical Engineering, Port Management, Shipping and Logistics. In return, MMC will provide opportunities for polytechnic students to undergo industrial training or work-
The strategic collaboration with institutions of higher learning was part of the Group’s initiatives towards enhancing the competency level and skills of its current and future employees.
MMC Industry Center to Establish Highly Skilled Workforce