Sagana Technical is committed to strong industrial linkages in order to strengthen training, research and consultancy, the utilization of research findings, curriculum development, and support for our programmes to improve production and stimulate economic growth. The Industry Liason Officer (ILO) is responsible for the; development of active partnerships with local and international organizations and linking students and staff to industry for training, research and consultancy.
Clarity as to what is expected of industrial collaboration and innovation programs in terms of outcomes is critical to the success of the industrial collaboration and innovation programs
The Department has a long tradition of successful relations with industry, with collaborations including research projects, supervision of Certificate and Diploma, industrial placements and student sponsorship. The principal streams of relations:
- The Corporate Partnership Programme; designed to facilitate recruitment and other interactions between companies and students (including Industrial Placements, technical talks and prizes).
- The Industrial Liaison Office advises on strategic issues and concerns relating to research, teaching and our interface with industry.
- Consultancy agreements for contract research can be tailored to meet individual company requirements.
The Industrial Liason Office