STUDENT INDUSTRIAL WORK EXPERIENCE SCHEME (SIWES)

The SIWES is a skill-training programme designed to expose and prepare students for the work environment they are likely to meet after graduation. The scheme is also designed to expose students to work method and experience in handling industrial equipment and machinery.

Placement of Students

The Unit allocates students to various companies, Federal and State parastatals where attachment spaces have been secured for them. Students can make their own arrangements for industrial attachment and forward same to the unit for necessary documentation.

SIWES Orientation

Orientation programmes are organized for the students going for industrial attachment. Principal Officers of the College, Industrial Trust Fund (ITF) representatives and personalities from industries are invited to brief eligible students on various aspects and practices in an organization’s life.

Supervision of Students: Personnel from the SIWES and Departmental representatives visit the various locations monthly to assess their performance. Comments by visiting supervisors are entered in the Student’s Log Book.

Duration of Industrial Attachment Programme

Students of the College undergoing relevant courses available at the National Diploma (ND) level are expected to undergo 3-4 months industrial attachment

Student ITF Allowance

The Industrial Training Fund (ITF) provides allowance for students undergoing courses in Engineering, Technology and Sciences.