Faculty of Business Administration and Accountancy, KKU and Siam Makro Public Co. Ltd. signed MOU to support activity that Makro and students can develop local retailers so that students have an opportunity to work with outstanding organization, share their knowledge with other people, and this activity can be used to develop teaching and learning approaches. On this occasion, Assoc. Prof. Piansak Pakdee, Vice President for Student and Alumnus Affairs of KKU, Assoc.Prof. Pensri Jaroenwanit, Associate Dean of Faculty of Business Administration and Accountancy, Asst. Prof. Dr. Aree Naipinit, Program Chairperson of Business Administration Program and Director of The Business Innovation and Intelligent Entrepreneur Centre, Faculty of Business Administration and Accountancy, and Miss Thanatcha Naowakun, Siam Makro Public Co. Ltd.’s representative who is Assistant Manager for customer Development of Khon Kaen branch attended MOU signingceremony.
Assoc. Prof. Piansak Pakdee said, “Internationally recognized organization like Siam Makro Public Co. Ltd. seeing importance of signing MOU with Faculty of Business Administration and Accountancy can be considered as a good start for creating KKU graduates together. It is a way that students can learn, work, have experience in managing systematically, and applying technologies with their work. These lead to qualified students that meet with the demand of job market.”
Assoc.Prof. Pensri Jaroenwanit revealed, “It is an honor for Faculty of Business Administration and Accountancy to sign MOU with and gain trust from a company that has been internationally well-known for a long time, so students and teachers can take part in activities that expand their limit and improve their skills in terms of local retailers and others. This cooperation will lead to exchanging and developing new knowledge of wholesale and retail business. Moreover, it can be fully beneficial to teachers, students, and retail business in this region sustainably.”
“With this MOU, Faculty of Business Administration and Accountancy and Siam Makro Public Co. Ltd. aim to support and develop students together. Teachers and students, majored in management of Business Administration Program were assigned to conduct activities to build up knowledge of retail business. There is an agreement to support activities conducted by Makro and students to develop local retailers. Siam Makro shares experience and knowledge of retailer management with students, and the university support s the development through “Makro, a true friend of groceries,” the project attended by students. The period of MOU is 5 months, August to December 2018, and students of Faculty of Business Administration and Accountancy participate in this program,” Assoc.Prof. Pensri added.
On November 5, 2018 the two organizations, teachers, distinguished guests coming as witnesses, attended MOU signing ceremony at Meeting Hall 1, BS 02 Building, Faculty of Business Administration and Accountancy, Khon Kaen University.
News / photos : Warunu Donnue