VC UET ASSURES TO CO-OPERATE WITH SBBWU PESHAWAR
PESHAWAR: The Vice Chancellor University of Engineering and Technology, Peshawar, Prof. Dr. Iftikhar Husain paid a visit to Shaheed Benazir Bhutto Women University at Larama Campus, on Wednesday.
The vice Chancellor Shaheed Benazir Bhutto Women University Peshawar Prof. Dr. Razia Sultana welcomed the Vice Chancellor UET Dr. Iftikhar and briefed him about the university and its futuristic goal to establish the university-industry linkage in near future. She enlightened the vice chancellor about the possibility of arranging a joint job fair in collaboration with UET Peshawar for graduates of different departments of SBBWU.
Dr. Razia informed, the university has managed to create an enabling environment where women have shown interest for acquiring higher education which is shown by an increased enrollment of female students. She said, the graduates of this university are fully capable to excel in professional fields.
Therefore, a joint fair will give them enough confidence to present their professional skills before industry and development sector where they would like to serve. Being a premier engineering university of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, she added, UET Peshawar may help SBBWU to showcase its graduates to the people. Prof. Dr. Iftikhar Hussain appreciated the interest of SBBWU and assured his cooperation and technical assistance so that SBBWU establishes its linkages with industry. He assured that UET Office of Research Innovation and Commercialization (ORIC) will extend its support to SBBU in befitting manner.
Earlier faculty members of SBBWU presented the idea of Job Fair. Later, Dr. Razia Sultana showed different departments and on-going developmental projects to the Vice Chancellor and presented the university souvenir. On the occasion, senior administration and faculty of SBBWU were also present.