Academia, industry partner to end labour market mismatchBangkok Post.
The Council of University Presidents of Thailand (CUPT), the Council of Rajabhat University Presidents of Thailand, the Council of Rajamangala University Presidents of Thailand and the Association of Private Higher Education Institutions of Thailand set up a special committee last Tuesday to tackle the problem. CUPT President Suchatvee Suwansawat said the committee wants greater collaboration between universities and industry in four areas.
Under that, universities will ask the industrial sector to help update their curricula, and co-develop and design new courses needed by industries. Secondly, industries will send experts to teach and train students and set up labs in universities.
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