The Qualcomm Wireless Academy University program is open to university students from around the world who are studying for a bachelor’s, master’s or doctoral degree
Qualcomm Technologies has announced its collaboration with three Spanish universities to offer training courses on 5G. Through the Qualcomm Wireless Academy (QWA) program, students from the Universidad Politécnica de Madrid, the University of Malaga and the Polytechnic University of Valencia will have access to 5G training courses and the opportunity to receive a 5G training certification. The program has been designed to develop the 5G skills and competences of Spanish university students and to increase career options in the technology ecosystem. With the expansion of 5G in different verticals and industries, more and more talents are needed.
Enrico Salvatori, Senior Vice President of Qualcomm Europe, Inc. and President of Qualcomm Europe/MEA, said: “The collaboration with Spain is very important to us. 5G will drive the digital transformation in many sectors. This program, and the The collaborative work we are carrying out with these three leading Spanish universities is developing student talent and career progression within the industry. We hope to inspire these talents at the cutting edge of innovation.” Manuel Sierra, director of the School of Telecommunications at the Universidad Politécnica de Madrid, said: “At the Universidad Politécnica de Madrid we offer our students interesting and unique professional development opportunities, and we are excited to offer them the chance to train with engineers leader of Qualcomm Technologies. We are grateful to partner with QWA to educate our students in a dynamic and growing industry.”
To grow your 5G knowledge and skills, you can enroll in two free courses taught by industry-leading engineers from Qualcomm Technologies. The courses (5G Primer and Fundamentals of Cellular Communication & 5G) offer an overview of 5G, how it works and how it is transforming the way the world operates. After completing the complimentary training portion of this program, students can register for QWA’s 5G introductory level certification exam. This certification can be used to demonstrate to employers that students understand the basics of 5G and how it works. The QWA program is recommended for the following types of students: engineering students who want to understand the fundamentals of 5G technology and how it works; business students who want to understand how 5G can change the way we communicate and do business; The Qualcomm Wireless Academy University program is open to full-time university students from around the world who are studying for a bachelor’s, master’s or doctoral degree.