It’s probably easy to assume nowadays that for many young people, industry is a thing of the past. But this is not the case for European high-tech students coming to work in Eindhoven.
This bustling high-tech region in the south of the Netherlands is doing all it can to attract Europe’s smartest youngsters.In these tough economic times, Eindhoven is turning out to be an eldorado for skilled young people looking for work.
Many projects are invented and manufactured in and around Eindhoven, and companies there seem to “have taken an active role in educating the young people ” says a repesentative of Smits Machinefabriek, a high-tech manufacturer in the region. The Dutch company works in partnership with vocational training institutions and about 20 schools so that students pick up the right skills.
See why the region needs good brains and how Eindhoven becomes the hub for engineers in the video below: