Being an industry-driven college offering specialized diploma programmes, KLT ensures that all its course syllabus and contents receive direct input from industries. Practical laboratory sessions and industrial placement are offered as compulsory modules to prepare its students in the field of study and equip them with the knowledge and skills to meet the demands of the society. This will enhance the future employability of graduates as well as raising the profile of the college.
In line with its effort to establish industry collaboration, an official signing of Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) between Kolej Laila Taib and Hock Peng Group of Companies was held on 15th August 2022. The MoU aims to explore the possibility of technical collaboration, research and development, and student internship.
Hock Peng Group of Companies, represented by its Managing Director Datuk Toh Chiew Hock, is a local company established 60 years ago and has played an important role in many aspects of economy including property development, construction, retails and hospitality businesses. With great commitment in education, over the past decades, the group has enhanced the learning experience of the students by providing training and preparing them with career opportunities after their graduation. According to Datuk Toh Chiew Hock, he is very impressed with the performance of KLT graduates who have been working with their companies and have excelled up to the managerial level. Through this formal collaboration, further enhancement in various aspects of the industries can be established.
With the commitment of Hock Peng Group of Companies, Sr. Eric Wong Kwong Lee, CEO of KLT expressed his sincere appreciation to Datuk Toh Chiew Hock and looks forward to yielding a fruitful milestone in years to come. Further enhancement of the curriculum will be established to meet the expectations of the industries and stay competitive in order to face the fast-paced demands caused by globalization.