Accelerating Digital Transformation, Cultivating Next Generation Managers
As the wave of digital revolution sweeps the world, corporate management models continue to be challenged. Next generation managers must keep up with the times and develop new management skills. Far Eastern Corporate University, a collaboration between FENC and Yuan Ze University, offers two degree programs – Digital Innovation EMBA as well as Master’s in Industrial Engineering and Management. It is anticipated that within 2 years, this industry-academia collaboration will advance staff’s ability to utilize digital technology and create innovation.
The Digital Innovation EMBA program offers 8 customized curriculums, which cover all facets of management. The program approaches management through diverse perspectives and incorporates digital thinking and technological applications into the curriculum design. Lecturers including experts from the industry and academia train participants to acquire digital thinking and the ability to apply digital technology.
The Master’s in Industrial Engineering and Management is more closely tailored to the production needs. This program offers 10 curriculums. In addition to reconstructing the fundamentals of plant management and methodological troubleshooting approach, the program goes one step beyond and applies emerging digital tools on par with the latest technology and industry trends to accelerate smart production and operation.
Far Eastern Corporate University continues to develop and offer new curriculums. So far, 101 individuals have completed credit courses from the program. Upon completing the required credit hours and student thesis, students will receive the Master’s degree from Far Eastern Corporate University. Seeing great turnouts in program enrollment, the University started to offer remote learning to staff from China and Vietnam for the second class modules in two special classes.
The class experience increases opportunities for students to learn from each other, and leads them towards innovation and breakthrough. Many innovative ideas were generated during the class. With action and support from the management, the ideas are transformed into reality that will help the Company transform.