Emirates Aviation University inks MoU with Lufthansa Technik ME

Emirates Aviation University inks MoU with Lufthansa Technik ME
Published: 4 July 2018 - 9:33 a.m.
By: Alexander Pieri

In an effort to generate more work experience opportunities within the field of engineering and aircraft maintenance, Emirates Aviation University (EAU) has joined forces with Lufthansa Technik Middle East.

Commenting on the MoU signing, Dr Ahmad AL Ali, vice chancellor, Emirates Aviation University, commented: “This aim of our agreement with Lufthansa Technik is to provide our students unique educational opportunities with strong industry partners.

“Enhancing our students’ exposure to the aviation industry through hands-on learning will help them meet the demands of tomorrow, as well as build strong foundations for their future career.

“We are confident that the MoU between EAU and Lufthansa Technik Middle East will help develop future aviation professionals who have a passion for engineering and support the development and growth of aspiring specialists in aircraft maintenance and mechanics.”

EAU’s School of Engineering will work closely with Lufthansa Technik to enhance its curriculum and create post-graduation opportunities. The two parties will work together to create cooperative learning objectives, bring key industry guest speakers on board to participate in seminars, and participate in conferences. Lufthansa Technik will also be present at the University’s career fairs.

Ziad Al – Hazmi, CEO Lufthansa Technik Middle East, said: “This new partnership reaffirms Lufthansa Technik Middle East’s commitment in the region with education as an integral part of our growth strategy at Dubai South.”

He added: “Teaming up with Emirates Aviation University as a regional market leader in aviation education is a perfect match for Lufthansa Technik Middle East. We are very pleased with the support from EAU and Dubai government at large.”

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