Joint Centers of Excellence Program

Advanced Training Program (ATP)

This program was designed to build and develop basic research capacity among young researchers, to help them join the world’s best universities and pursue their higher education without difficulty. It is a two year program targeting researchers recruited and hired at the joint centers of excellence. The young researcher will benefits from the advanced training program in a number of ways, including: introduction to research methods, contribution to the identification of promising fields and subjects for graduate studies, scientific publishing as a result of this involvement with research projects conducted by the centers of excellence, development of English language skills, enhancement of presentation skills, and the opportunity to connect to field colleagues in the following prominent universities: Stanford University, MIT, Harvard, Oxford University, UCLA, UCSD, Purdue University and Imperial College.