Strategic Partners

Strategic Partners

To expand MTR Academy's sphere of influence and reach out to a wide audience, the Academy has collaborated with the following overseas and local institutions.

MTR Academy will support the development and delivery of subjects on railway engineering and management at Master Level (MSc in Railway Engineering and Management) with the Asian Institution of Technology (AIT). Through AIT's highly internationalised student population, the benefits of MTR knowledge and experience are to be brought to the high-level railway professionals in the region.

MTR Academy partners with Hong Kong College of Technology (HKCT) on Applied Learning (ApL) subject in the Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education (HKDSE) examination. Senior secondary schools students will be able to select Railway Studies as one subject in the HKDSE examination to learn about safety in railway, railway technology and railway operations.

The course is operated by HKCT starting from September 2018. MTR Academy plays the role of the Supporting Parnter to provide content, facilities and teachers' nomination.

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Hong Kong Institute for Public Administration is a partner of MTR Academy on training programmes in Mainland China and Hong Kong.

MTR Academy supports teaching delivery on railway-specific subjects for the programme "MSc in Electrical Engineering (Railway Systems)". This programme provides a keyhole view for the local engineering graduates to peer into the unique and all-encompassing world of railway engineering industry and their practices.

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Sharing the same vision in promoting high standards and practices in advancing competency and capability among the railway professionals, MTR Academy and Institution of Railway Signal Engineers (Hong Kong Section) are working closely on education and training provision for the professionals and interested parties associated with railway signalling, telecommunications, train control and traffic management systems.

In anticipation of the construction and subsequent operation of the Light Rail system in Macau, MTR Academy works with the Macau Institution of Engineers to raise the knowledge and capabilities of its members on railway engineering and practices through jointly organised Continuing Professional Development programmes and visits, addressing the short-term and long-term competency needs.

Amid the recent and forthcoming growth of railway infrastructure and services in Malaysia, MTR Academy is a knowledge partner to University of Kuala Lumpur in its education at bachelor degree level and training provision for the much needed railway engineering professionals. The collaboration will also extend to forge industrial-sponsored research opportunities between the academic researchers and local industries.

MTR Academy is collaborating with the Institute of Railway Technology of the University of Monash on selected areas railway technology research. This partnership is to promote research in the pursuit of high reliability of services and integration of latest innovation into railway operations.

MTR Academy partners with Vocational Training Council in facilitating technical skill practices as well as effective learning transfer for the railway engineering related programme students. 

Wen Wei Management Institute is a partner of MTR Academy on Corporate Programmes for Railway Executives in Mandarin.