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Engineering Education Etisalat sponsors 3 ABU engineering students to Dubai

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L-R: Vice Chancellor, Ahmadu Bello University, Prof. Abdullahi Mustapha;Kaduna State Governor, His Excellency, Alhaji Mukhtar Ramalan Yero,and Chief Executive Officer, Etisalat Nigeria, Mr. Steven Evans at the launchof the Etisalat Telecommunications Engineering Programme (ETEP), Nigeria’sfirst MSc course in telecommunications engineering at the Ahmadu BelloUniversity, Zaria on Thursday, May 16 play

L-R: Vice Chancellor, Ahmadu Bello University, Prof. Abdullahi Mustapha;Kaduna State Governor, His Excellency, Alhaji Mukhtar Ramalan Yero,and Chief Executive Officer, Etisalat Nigeria, Mr. Steven Evans at the launchof the Etisalat Telecommunications Engineering Programme (ETEP), Nigeria’sfirst MSc course in telecommunications engineering at the Ahmadu BelloUniversity, Zaria on Thursday, May 16

Etisalat Nigeria is sponsoring three students to study at the Etisalat Academy in Dubai after the emerged tops in its Telecommunications Engineering Program (ETEP).

Three students from the first year of the Etisalat Telecommunications Engineering Program (ETEP) at the Ahmadu Bello University (ABU), Zaria, are on their way to Dubai for intensive training.

Student Pulse gathered that the trio were selected after emerging tops in the first year of the program.

The Manager for Corporate Social Responsibility at Etisalat, Oyetola Oduyemi, said the selected students will be trained at the Etisalat Academy in Dubai.

Oduyemi said the training will give the students practical knowledge of telecommunications engineering which will give them a competitive edge.

He revealed that Etisalat plans to train at least 15 students annually, as well sponsoring lecturers from ABU for PhD studies in Telecommunications Engineering at the Plymouth University, UK she added.

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