TNI Awarded Saab Scholarships to Swedish Defence University

Defence and security company Saab continues their commitment in academic partnership and professional development with Indonesia and is awarding the Indonesian Armed Forces (TNI) and the Indonesian Defence Industry with 20 scholarships in Technology Forecasting and Long-term Defence Planning at the prestigious Swedish Defence University. An opening ceremony and a letter of agreement signing will be hosted by TNI in their HQ in Cilangkap, Jakarta on Wednesday 29 March, 2017.

As a part of the ongoing effort of building bridges of knowledge between Sweden and Indonesia, Saab is continuing to fullfill a comittment of knowledge transfer by awarding 20 scholarships for the executive course on master level in Technology Forecasting and Long-term Defence Planning. The course is arranged by the Swedish Defence University together with Saab. This is part of the 50 scholarships program that Saab has prepared for Indonesia.

“We are most proud to present our scholarship to 20 professionals from the Indonesian Armed Forces, Ministry of Defence and the local defence industry alike. We have been practicing academic and industrial cooperation with governments and industry all over the world. This is a way for us to showcase our commitment in doing transfer of technology and sharing our knowledge to Indonesia especially in the defence and security domain.

By the end of this we hope the scholars can apply their experience in the Indonesian context.“ says Anders Dahl, Head of Saab Indonesia

This executive course ends in August in Indonesia with a closing ceremony hosted by the Indonesian Armed Forces.


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