Al Hussein Technical University and Jordan Aviation Company signed a memorandum of understanding on the sidelines of the annual university conference held at the King Hussein Business Park on Saturday. The agreement included the support of the Jordanian Aviation Company for the training and job qualification program at the university. The agreement was signed by Dr. Labib Khadra, President of the University and Captain Zuhair Al-Khashman, CEO of Jordan Aviation Company.
Al-Khudra expressed thanks to Jordan Airways for stressing the importance of the role of the private sector in supporting the educational sector and that the real partnership must be in cooperation and coordination with private companies to bridge the gap between the outputs of higher education and market requirements.
In his turn, Al-Khashman valued this agreement and stressed that Al Hussein Technical University is keen to keep abreast of technological developments and develop qualified human resources and expertise in the fields of engineering and supplying markets with qualified students who do not need years of experience before starting work.
Founded in 1998 as a local airline, JAC is one of the largest domestic airlines covering the Middle East and North Africa region.
The Hussein Technical University, which was established by the Crown Prince Foundation in 2017, offers a bachelor's degree and intermediate degree in the fields of engineering and computer science and has opened its doors to register to receive students for the current academic year 2018-2019.