First City University College and ZCHWANTECH SDN BHD have sealed a significant partnership, marking a notable milestone in the convergence of education and industry. The partnership was formalized during the Education Sponsorship Collaboration and Memorandum of Agreement Signing Ceremony at First City Hall on 17 April 2024.

The proceedings commenced with a warm welcome from Professor Dr. Saw Sor Heoh, Vice-Chancellor of First City University College, setting the stage for an afternoon of collaboration and innovation. “This partnership with ZCHWANTECH SDN BHD embodies our shared commitment to ensuring that students at First City University College have access to educational opportunities and accessibility to equip themselves with the requisite skills, knowledge, and experience to succeed in today’s technology-driven job market,” she remarked.

Mr. Chay Weei Jye, Chief Technology Officer of ZCHWANTECH SDN BHD, followed with an inspiring opening address, underscoring the joint dedication to nurturing talent and fostering technological advancements.

The highlight of the ceremony was the signing of the Memorandum of Agreement, symbolizing the commencement of the official collaboration between First City University College and ZCHWANTECH SDN BHD. This was accompanied by an enlightening industry discourse led by Kenny Saw, Software Development Manager at ZCHWANTECH SDN BHD, who explored the fascinating evolution of technology in his presentation titled “The ‘Bit’ Bang Evolution.”

As the event concluded with a session engaging the media, it became evident that the forged partnership holds great promise in shaping the future of education and technological innovation. It affords students of First City University College access to invaluable learning experiences, mentorship, and insights from the industry.