UniKL MIAT signs 3 LOI at Selangor Aviation Show 2023
Universiti Kuala Lumpur Malaysian Institute of Aviation Technology (UniKL MIAT) sealed three Letters of Intent (LOI) during the prestigious Selangor Aviation Show (SAS) 2023 held on September 7th.
These promising partnerships were forged with GE Aerospace, Meraque Academy Sdn Bhd, and Kelab Rakan Udara, marking a pivotal moment in the institution’s pursuit of excellence in aviation and aerospace education.
UniKL MIAT was represented by UniKL’s Acting President and Chief Executive Officer, Assoc. Prof. Ir. Dr. Azman Senin, with the signing ceremony graced by the presence of Dato’ Zulfikri Osman, Deputy Director-General (Entrepreneurship) of Majlis Amanah Rakyat (MARA).
Under the agreement with GE Aerospace, a global leader in jet and turboprop engines and integrated systems for a wide spectrum of aviation applications, UniKL MIAT will embark on a journey of enriched learning experiences.
This collaboration promises to provide students with invaluable insights into industry relevance, networking opportunities, and access to GE Aerospace’s cutting-edge Turbine Engine Technology.
Meraque Academy Sdn Bhd, renowned for its innovative drone solutions spanning various industries, has joined forces with UniKL MIAT to focus on joint research and development initiatives, training programmes, workshops, skill development for staff and students, as well as internships and employment opportunities.
Simultaneously, the LOI signed with Kelab Rakan Udara, an advocate for aviation and aerospace activities through the Kelab Remaja Udara Malaysia (KRUM) programme, represents a commitment to support the Ministry of Education and Maktab Rendah Sains MARA (MRSM) in creating awareness in these fields.
Additionally, this partnership will spearhead research and development initiatives aimed at addressing aviation and aerospace challenges and fostering healthy competition.
With these groundbreaking partnerships, UniKL MIAT is set to elevate its status as a premier institution for aviation education, fostering the development of skilled professionals and contributing to the advancement of the aviation and aerospace sectors in the region.
The agreements are also poised to create a brighter future for both students and the industry, solidifying UniKL MIAT’s position at the forefront of aviation education in Malaysia.
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