On August 23-27, 2023, the Information Technology and Digital Innovation program from the School of Informatics Studies took third-year students on a field trip to Bangkok. The trip included visits to 1) National Telecommunications Public Company Limited (NT), 2) Google Thailand, and 3) Depa Thailand, as well as HUAWEI Thailand. Additionally, students had the opportunity to attend the Hackathon Thailand event organized by Depa Thailand.
Students from the Information Technology and Digital Innovation (ITD) program at Walailak University had the opportunity to visit leading companies in the technology industry, including National Telecommunications Public Company Limited (NT), Google Thailand, Depa Thailand, and HUAWEI Thailand. During this visit, students had the chance to intern and learn from experts in the technology industry, known for their innovation and creative thinking.
The Information Technology and Digital Innovation (ITD) program is a curriculum that places a strong emphasis on education and skill development in cutting-edge information technology. Students in this program receive robust knowledge in programming, data management, web application development, and interface design. Additionally, this curriculum supports learning by providing students with real-world exposure to industry situations.
National Telecommunications Public Company Limited (NT), a state-owned telecommunications company, had the privilege of welcoming students from the ITD program. They were given the opportunity to gain insights into business processes and technology development within a real corporate environment. Meanwhile, at Google Thailand, students had the chance to learn about the creation and development of future-oriented technology products and services. In the case of Depa Thailand and HUAWEI Thailand, students were exposed to contemporary technology projects and solutions.
Participating in internships at these leading companies represents a tremendous opportunity for students to gain valuable insights and learn from industry experts. This experience will help prepare and enhance the essential skills required for entering the job market in the future. The ITD program is dedicated to preparing students to become technology problem solvers and leaders in creating innovative solutions that will benefit both society and businesses in the future.