ZTE and MMU have been working together since 2016. This partnership culminated in the world-class ZTE-MMU Training Centre, purpose-built for the Faculty of Engineering and Technology, MMU Melaka Campus bridging the gap between industry and academia. Furthermore, ZTE contributes to the course syllabus, offers scholarships to top performing students, host public lectures and career fares.
At the end of 2021 and with the increasing demand for world-class practical learning solutions in the area of telecommunications, ZTE built another a brand new standalone 5G lab in Multimedia University (MMU), Cyberjaya.
This is in line with Ministry of Higher Education (MOHE) efforts not only to foster higher quality education in Malaysia, but also to position Malaysia as a top destination for educational tourism. MOHE’s vision is to become a top-tier hub for education globally, and with initiatives like these, they are well on their way to getting there.
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ZTE Corporation is a global leader in telecommunications and information technology. Founded in 1985 and listed on both the Hong Kong and Shenzhen Stock Exchanges, the company has been committed to providing integrated end-to-end innovations to deliver excellence and value to consumers, carriers, businesses and government and enterprise network customers from over 160 countries around the world to enable increased connectivity and productivity.
ZTE believes in technology innovation as a core value of the company, continuously enhancing its core competitive advantages in the 5G era. For the twelve months ended 31 December 2020, the company’s R&D spending amounted to RMB14.80 billion with a year-on-year growth of 17.9%, which was 14.6% as a percentage of operating revenue, 0.8 percentage point higher than that in 2019. According to the report generated by world-wide famous patent data company IPLytics in Feb. 2021, the Global 5G related standard essential patents (SEP) that ZTE has declared to ETSI, ranked the top 3 in the world. The number of the patents of 5G standards, to some extent, reflects ZTE’s ability on technology research and patent reserves achievements in 5G field. Meanwhile, ZTE has filed about 80,000 global patent applications by the end of 2020, and accumulated more than 38,000 granted patents globally.