Transfer of dual training programs in logistics, mechatronics and sustainable energy supply to Kazakhstan (GeKaVoC)
The special focus of the project is capacity building in vocational education and training, strengthening cooperation between business and state-owned enterprises. The partners in vocational education and training and the university sector united in a network partnership unite the overarching goal of gaining access to Kazakhstan’s growing education market.
This includes, above all, the establishment of a German-Kazakh Vocational Education Center (GeKaVoC). GeKaVoC is a platform for offer development, marketing and execution.
On 30/01/2015 a cooperation agreement between the Institute of Vocational and Industrial Education of the Otto-von-Guericke-University Magdeburg and WMU GmbH in the field of chinees-german vocational training courses was signed.
On 07/01/2014 the opening ceremony of the representative office of Magdeburg and WMU GmbH takes place in the newly constructed office building “Harbin International Business Platform” in the business and science center on the north bank of the Songhua River in the presence of Magdeburg Deputy Mayor Mr. Nitsche and Deputy Mayor Mr. JIAO Yuanchao of Harbin.
As a partner of the state capital Magdeburg the WMU GmbH representatitive will perform:
Maintaining contact between the municipalities of Magdeburg and Harbin to support projects and activities
Presentation and marketing of Magdeburg in the Harbin region
Acquisition and preparation of opportunities for cooperation between educational institutions and universities in both cities
Preparation and monitoring of delegation visits and meetings
Processing of inquiries of entrepreneurs from the regions of Magdeburg and Harbin and acquisition of translation and interpretation services
Signing of the cooperation agreement with Harbin Vocational School no. 26 on 07.01.2014. Focus of the agreement comprise in the implementation of training activities to improve the educational qualification of chinese vocational teachers.
Signing of the cooperation agreement by the headmaster Mr. Meng and CEO of the WMU GmbH Mr. Winzerling.