Six learners of the Regentropfen School of Used of Sciences (ReCAS) based at Kansoe-Namoo in the Bongo District of the Upper East Region will invest their following academic calendar year researching at the Florida Agricultural Mechanical University (FAMU), dependent in Florida, Usa.
The picked students are at the moment studying courses in Agriculture, Pc Science and Education.
The prospect provided the Ghanaian pupils is section of an Exchange Application among the two tertiary institutions.
In 2019, two learners of ReCAS traveled to examine at FAMU and are thanks to return this 12 months.
The Regentropfen School of Utilized of Sciences (ReCAS) was proven by Rev. Fr. Dr. Moses Asaah Awinongya (SVD) via the Regentropfen Education Foundation with assistance from Stiftung Regentropfen – Bildung zum Leben and other sponsors these kinds of as Steyler Bank of the Modern society of Divine Phrase in Germany and Bild hilft e.V Germany amongst other folks.
The University, also a member of the African-German Entrepreneurship Academy (AGEA), collaborates with the Florida Agricultural Mechanical College for college student and lecture exchange courses.
Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University (FAMU) is an 1890 land-grant institution committed to the progression of understanding, resolution of elaborate troubles and the empowerment of citizens and communities.
FAMU features courses to college students at the undergraduate, graduate, doctoral and specialist levels.
The Trade Application allows pupils from ReCAS to journey to the US to examine at FAMU and for pupils of FAMU to appear to Ghana and do exact same at ReCAS.
“It is a wonderful prospect to study and experience daily life from a unique surroundings. This builds you up for the future. We cannot be extra psyched to have this sort of a rare opportunity” said Sixtus Kudaar, 1 of the college students from ReCAS.
Lecturers from each establishments can also do the very same exchange to educate pupils.
The Dean of Student’s Affairs at the Regentropfen College of Utilized Sciences, Francis Santaa claimed their establishment prides alone in giving exclusive prospects to college students to have sensible understanding in the classes they are offering and the Trade Program with FAMU will do specifically that.
“We are not instruction our learners to become jobs seekers so we imagine in the entrepreneurial dimension of training our students and we have located that it is the Florida Agricultural Mechanical University that suits into that goal”, he said.
He additional mentioned he envisaged that the learners at present on the trade method will return to Ghana, nicely-geared up to be capable to create work opportunities when they graduate.
The ReCAS and FAMU not long ago signed a memorandum of understanding beneath which both establishments concur to amid other things “establish academic and scholarly cooperative linkages, collaborative investigate, and subsequent collaborations that would be of mutual gain to the Institutions” and to “pursue collaborative actions that enhance technology transfer, utilization of purely natural assets and environmental conservation”.