Six IT lecturers from Walailak University in Nakorn Srithammarat visited Phuket-based IT company Blue D Zine earlier this month to discuss the software and IT trends of the island in readiness of launching its new Master's deegree course in software engineering.
Blue D Zine has over eight years of experience in the software industry, creates software for the tourism sector, and has ties with the education sector.
Managing Director of Blue D Zine, Patima Khunpromkessara said, "We were happy to help. Phuekt i growing in terms of IT expertise and will perhaps be national leaders one day.
"This is a great example of how connecting the education sector with private businesses can help produce students that match the needs of today's world."