defined as a strategic relationship between two or more contributing
groups focused on fulfillment of a common mission. That common mission
being the advancement of knowledge and the development of students
for rapid placement into a professional position.
With your support,
the ITP and the Telecommunications Systems Lab will continue to
grow and strengthen through our relationships with corporate and
academic partners. Together, our efforts will continue to be effective
in providing a complete and quality education.
There are several
ways industry partners can support the needs of the ITD Systems
Lab. The following are just a few.
- The ITP is the largest graduate program at the University
of Colorado with over 500 students. Many have several years of
experience in the telecommunication field and all have a high
level of practical telecommunications knowledge. Internships provide
benefits for both student and employer. The student receives hands-on
experience and the employer gains access to a vast resource of
- There is a multitude of different arrangements available
to industry partners. Historically, equipment has been donated
or loaned to the Lab for the development of extensions to existing
software/hardware. This may also include interoperability and
compatibility testing. Although, the above scenario is typical,
it certainly is not the only arrangement. Please contact us for