Accra Technical University (ATU) and A-Tech Group Korea Inc. have officially renewed their partnership through a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to continue their joint efforts in providing specialized training courses in cutting-edge technologies. The virtual signing ceremony was held at the ATU Council Chamber on August 10, 2023.
Building on the success of their initial collaboration, the new MoU outlines the development and delivery of short training courses in three key areas: Drone Technology, 3D Printing Technology, and CDMA Wireless Surveillance. These courses are aimed at equipping students and enthusiasts with practical skills and knowledge to navigate the dynamic landscape of technology.
The partnership originally began in 2018 and has since yielded fruitful results in fostering technological education. With the renewal of the collaboration, both institutions are expected to leverage their expertise to take these initiatives to the next level.
The highlight of this renewed collaboration is the forthcoming certification of the ATU Drone Centre. This center is anticipated to play a pivotal role in enhancing the practical skills of students and professionals alike. By offering hands-on experience in drone technology, the center will prepare individuals for the ever-expanding applications of drones in various industries, including agriculture, health delivery, and infrastructure inspection.
Speaking at the virtual signing ceremony, Prof. Amevi Acakpovi, the Acting Vice-Chancellor of Accra Technical University, expressed his enthusiasm for the continued partnership. “Our collaboration with A-Tech Group Korea has consistently demonstrated the power of international partnerships in driving technological advancement. The certification of our Drone Centre will undoubtedly empower our students and participants with relevant and forward-looking skills.”
A-Tech Group Korea Inc., renowned for its innovation and expertise, has been an instrumental partner in co-designing the training courses and sharing their industry insights. This collaboration not only strengthens the ties between the institutions but also paves the way for a robust exchange of knowledge and expertise.
As the world continues to evolve in the realm of technology, this renewed collaboration signifies a commitment to staying at the forefront of innovation and equipping individuals with the skills they need to thrive in an increasingly digital world. The MoU signing is a testament to the ongoing partnership’s success and its potential to shape the future of technology education.
With the MoU now in place, both Accra Technical University and A-Tech Group Korea Inc. are set to embark on another chapter of impactful collaboration, solidifying their roles as trailblazers in technological education and advancement.