On 27 February 2018, the signing ceremony of the Memorandum of Understanding for cooperation on the ‘Open house for the real experiences’ project between President of Mae Fah Luang University Assoc. Prof. Dr. Vanchai Sirichana and Vice President of Sales of the Bangkok Airways Public Company Limited Mr. Varong Israsena Na Ayudhya was held at MFU.
Under the framework of this agreement, MFU and Bangkok Airways will work together to support and develop students' capability and produce high-quality graduates through the ‘Open house for the real experiences’ project.
The purpose of the project was to educate MFU students and develop the real skills through the real experience and hands-on training courses provided by the Bangkok Airways Public Company. In addition, MFU staff and students can observe the operations and practice in the real working situation throughout the project. Also, there will be special lectures for enhancing knowledge and experience from the experts working in the flied of aviation business including flight attendants, ground staff, ticketing and reservation officers, flight dispatchers and other related positions.
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Vanchai stated that the aviation industry growth would rise because of a growing demand in tourism, business, and air cargo. As MFU has realized the importance of human resource development for supporting this sector, MFU has offered the Avaition programme which consists of three majors: Aviation Services, International Aviation Logistics Business, and Aviation Operations for 10 years. The programmes focused its attributes upon continuously on producing graduates with knowledge, capability, and skills in aviation business management to fulfill need in every section of aviation industry both in national and international levels.