Alibaba Cloud Academy and UET Mardan Sign Agreement to Empower Students with Cloud Comuputing Skills
A one-day training workshop titled 'Cloud Computing' was held by Dr. Jawad Ali Shah, an Alibaba Cloud Technical Trainer, on May 4th, 2023, at the University of Engineering and Technology Mardan (UET Mardan). He introduced Alibaba Cloud services with hands-on demos.
Dr. Jawad Ali Shah also briefed the Vice Chancellor, Dean of the Faculty of Engineering, Registrar, and other senior officials of the University about the Cloud Academic Empowerment Program.
Furthermore, an agreement titled 'Alibaba Cloud Academic Empowerment Program' has been signed between Alibaba Cloud and UET Mardan. The agreement aims to provide students access to Alibaba Cloud's learning resources to enhance their abilities in Cloud Computing, Cloud Security, Big Data, machine learning, and robotics, thereby preparing them for future opportunities. This will enable students to get free access to cloud resources, courses, and certifications. The two parties intend to sign a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) in the near future to recognize the importance of skill development for young people, who represent the province's future.