The Department of Science and Technology (DOST) Region VI is paving the way for academic excellence through its internship program tailored for students at Western Visayas State University (WVSU). With a dynamic approach, this initiative aims to immerse students into the world of technology, ensuring a transformative experience that goes beyond the classroom.

Six (6) talented students from the Computer Science department and five from Information Technology embarked on their internship journey with DOST on January 16, 2024. Set to conclude on April 30, 2024, these students are not merely participants but contributors to the future of technology.

Their internship at DOST Region VI encompasses a spectrum of experiences, from hands-on technology development to the intricate nuances of networking, product designing, systems development, and the decoding of data science. Beyond the learning experiences, the outputs of these diligent interns extend far beyond the academic sphere. DOST and its stakeholders actively utilize their innovations, reinforcing the relationship between academia and industry.

Interns receive personalized mentorship and guidance from seasoned professionals at DOST Region VI, ensuring a nurturing environment for their growth. The internship program opens doors to the industry, providing invaluable exposure to real-world challenges and opportunities. (JCA/ICTO)