BALANGA CITY, Bataan – The Bataan Peninsula State University (BPSU) and an agency have approved in principle the internship program for university agriculture students in Japan, said a university official.
Dr. Hermogenes Paguia, BPSU OIC Vice President for Research, Extension, and Training Services, said in a meeting between BPSU President Dr. Greg Rodis and Prudential Employment Agency Inc. CEO Ephraim Alcazaren on Friday at the capitol, it was agreed to set up an internship program of university agriculture students in Japan.
Paguia said the agency will still have to study the memorandum of agreement they will prepare. He said the internship in Japan is under the university internationalization program for students.
BPSU Abucay Campus offers agriculture courses. The largest in the province, the university has 6 campuses all over the province.
The agency, through Gov. Abet Garcia met on Friday Provincial Agriculturist Imelda Inieto, PESO Manager Melchor Cui, Legal Consultant Atty. Joey Angeles, agriculture officers and workers from towns of the province, and BPSU officials to announce their hiring of agriculture workers for internship program in Japan.
Alcazaren said applicants must have agriculture work experience, and must be 20 to 32 years old. He said applicants will not pay anything, and will have good compensation package. He said they will be hiring 200 workers.
The agency will hold interview and orientation on September 23 and 24 at the People’s Center at the capitol compound.