Guaranteed Internships

by BTM

Wed, 02 February 2022

Ahlia University’s College of Information Technology and Thinksmart

Ahlia University’s College of Information Technology and Thinksmart for Training and development have signed a partnership agreement which aims to provide internships for their IT Senior Students under its Forsati Programme. Launched in 2017, the Forsati Programme in partnership with Microsoft, aims to empower youth through employability and enhance the productivity of Bahraini IT professionals.

The partnership guarantees a two-month internship for IT Senior students who will go through a series of professional training and certifications, aside from work experience with top Bahraini companies. “The success of our students has always been our top priority as we want to ensure that they are ready for the future. Over the years, we have seen how the Forsati Programme helped our students by providing them with the latest skills and valuable work experience with some of them leading to full-time roles,” says Dean of the College of Information Technology, Dr. Wasan Shakir Awad, Group CEO of Thinksmart, Ahmed AlHujairy, says: “This partnership enriches our relationship with Ahlia University, and we commend the commitment and leadership of Dr. Wasan for supporting the students.”