Education and capacity building

Forecasts show that Denmark will be short of 22.000 IT specialist by 2030. There is an urgent need for capacity building in the field of digital technologies.

One of the objectives of DIREC is to contribute to the capacity issue within education. A continuous and substantial increase of the number of students, will cause another problem, namely a high ratio between students and faculty staff. Increasing the student capacity must be supported with an increase in the faculty staff capacity to maintain the high educational quality with respect to project supervision, where creativity and independent work skills are trained.

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