The CEO@Faculty Program is a programme initiated by the Ministry of Education to strengthen various collaborations and technology transfer process between the university and the industry.
This initiative is part of the Malaysia Education Blueprint 2015-2015, aims to develop the education sector to meet the demands of the Industry.
University-Industry will work together to train competent and skilled graduates in the related field, giving graduates a head start when joining the Industry workforce.
The CEO@Faculty Programme envisage to further strengthen and facilitate various other joint ventures between the academia and the industry, particularly in the area of training and research activities to enhance the level of knowledge and skills.
Synergistic collaboration between University-Industry will assist Malaysia to meet the needs of professionals with specific skills, particularly in engineering and information technology.
This effort is in line with the country’s desire to become a developed high income nation by 2020.