1000 Pakistani students to get vocational training, education in China

Under its 'Talent Corridor' scheme, The CPEC Cultural Communication Centre (CCC) will offer scholarships to 1000 Pakistanis students for a one-year vocational training which will start in November 2018, in China.

"The students to be selected from across the country will be provided free tuition and dormitory during the training at different universities and institutes in China," Echo Lee, Director General, CPEC CCC and CEO of St Xianglin Management and Consulting Company stated.

The CPEC CCC is situated in China's Suzhou Vocational University and it has advanced facilities and highly qualified faculty. The university’s tasks include Sino-Pak students exchange, academic research and seminars, vocational education, organizing Chinese culture experience camp and teachers exchange, she further said.

During the first level the scholarship scheme, the students will be taught outer space and high-speed train technology while in the middle level, they will be imparted education of hydro-power and solar energy engineering, she added.

Training for the driving of different machines and types of equipment, excavation machines and caterpillar etc. will be given to the students selected for the lowest level.

Around 1000 Pakistani students will receive the scholarship and Chinese educational will set their vocational education centers, as well as educational parks, in the future.