Sunday , 23 September 2018

RTA kick starts ‘AJYAL’ internship to offer students career exposure

The programme has attracted this year 63 students from secondary schools

The Roads and Transport Authority – Nashwan Atta’ee: RTA’s Human Resources & Development Department has started the summer internship programme (Ajyal) for Emirati secondary school and university students. The programme, which started on 1st of July and continues up to 30th of August 2018, stems from RTA’s keenness to instil the value of work and practical skills in these youths.

“The programme has attracted this year 63 students from secondary schools, colleges and universities in various majors. For the first time, it has also included a student from the People of Determination category,” said Mansour Al Falasi, Director of Human Resources and Development, RTA.

“This year’s programme is featured by a trip for students to Etihad Museum and a competition about The Year of Zayed through presentations prepared by students about the life journey of the late Sheikh Zayed. Students with the best presentations in the competition will be honoured with cash prizes, over & above the cash rewards they will receive at the end of the programme according to the procedures in place,” he added.

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