Associated Press People’s Liberation Army recruiting college students driving the future of new aircraft
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China hopes to more graduates recruited, in order to ease pressure on students new job. Recently, China’s Central Military Commission issued a draft order, the employment of university students and military technical capacity, and to accept the United States and other modern military management and training model to be linked.
to promote the recruitment, candidates with undergraduate degrees from the 20-year-old age limit raised to 24 years old. Moreover, compared to a high school education candidates, graduates will receive priority consideration. Reported that the new policy is expected to “improve the ability to cope with modern warfare.”
China in 2001 to recruit students into the army, but until the number of university graduates continued to increase, this was progress. Beijing Municipal Government put forward last year, two years in the army will help any graduate job placement. It is estimated that 6.1 million college graduates this year into the job market, find a job last year but not yet graduated from the crowd of 1.8 million graduates. Stagnant wages, a number of university graduates have engaged in unskilled work, such as sales or domestic service.
At the same time, the PLA needs better-educated soldiers, to drive its advanced new fighter aircraft, the use of smart weapons and deal with the growing problem of logistics, including the United Nations peacekeeping operations and in the Gulf of Aden anti-piracy patrol./Translator yellow obligations (Associated Press November 2)