For over ten years we have been collaborating with businesses. Because of this we are able to provide new, inspiring and meaningful education. This collaboration is not a side issue or noncommittal. Because of involving these businesses intensively into our education, the curriculum becomes meaningful, both for the student as for the teacher. And eventually also for the businesses.
We are proud of this successful way of collaboration and wish you pleasure reading this overview of our Partners in Education.
Ad Vissers - Director
For Fontys University of Applied Sciences, School for ICT (FHICT) the development of the student to a professional for the job market is central. Besides offering a high quality education it is of the utmost importance a student becomes intensly acquinted with the world of business during their education. That is why FHICT for years now has been working with the professional field of the education. These are long lasting relations in which FHICT introduces businesses to their future employees. The businesses show to the students what it is like in the professional field.
Connection to the professional field
For the professional field it is important enough ICT students graduate with an education that connects with the professional field. Because of a good cooperation with the businesses students receive actual and challenging education and companies can show them the newest technologies. FHICT would like their students to be properly prepared for working life after their education and are able to apply the theorie directly into practice. From experience it shows non are better equiped to do this than the professional field.
Watch this video of a visit from our students to Partner in Education DAF.
Friday 7 February 2020 a new edition of the symposium ICT In Practice. ICT In Practice is a platform that offers applied research initiatives in the ICT domain and originating from the Fontys School of ICT community, the opportunity to demonstrate insights, share knowledge, discuss results and initiate future and new projects. Furthermore IIP wants to contribute to the knowledge, understanding and vision on applied research. Theme IIP 2020 is "In bots we trust".Read more
This week we again welcomed new partners to our network. These companies and organizations, together with our first and second year students, will be working on great projects in the coming four years.Read more