Sunday, December 20, 2015

UMT confers degrees on 1,350 graduates

LAHORE: The University of Management and Technology (UMT), in its eleventh yearly meeting, presented degrees, gold decorations and recompenses to 1,350 graduates at its principle grounds on Thursday.

Punjab Governor Malik Muhammad Rafique Rajwana go to the service as the boss visitor while Federal Planning Minister Ahsan Iqbal, previous Senate administrator Muhammad Mian Soomro and US Consul General Lahore Zachary Harkenrider were likewise present.

As indicated by measurements gave by UMT, around 959 Bachelors, 364 Masters and three PhDs from fourteen distinct schools and organizations were recompensed degrees. In addition, 47 Patron's decorations, 45 Rector's awards, 7 extraordinary awards, 10 extracurricular awards, 5 grants of outstanding scholastic brilliance and money prizes were disseminated among the victors. This year, just nine understudies succeeded in securing Dr AQ Khan Award for Entrepreneurship and Innovation.

Rafique Rajwana on the event complimented the graduates and their guardians. He said UMT was one of the finest foundations that was building positive picture of the nation, including that trustworthiness, honesty and dependability were the rule that would overhaul the country. "The elected and common governments have presented both short and long haul changes and are attempted different ventures for youth business people. I have gone to numerous colleges in the region and discovered Pakistani understudies having astounding aptitudes and capacities that could be utilized for the advancement of the nation," he included.

On the event, Ahsan Iqbal indicated colossal delight on going to the function and imparting his perspectives to the understudies and workforce. He said the Pakistan gives sound chances to the visionaries who wish succeed through diligent work, including that the present government had succeeded in enhancing the lawfulness circumstance, recuperating economy and decreasing separate force emergency.

He said further 10,000-megawatt power would be created by 2018 while China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) would bring various development opportunities in the nation. The clergyman focused on the graduates to bolster the vision 2025 that went for setting Pakistan among main 25 economies of the world.

In the interim, US Consul General Lahore Zachary Harkenrider likewise tended to the members of the meeting and guaranteed the understudies that US would keep supporting the reason for instruction in Pakistan. "The US Government is as of now putting resources into a few scholastic arrangements, as the training division was talked about between Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and US President Barack Obama amid their meeting.

In his inaugural discourse, UMT Rector Dr Hasan Sohaib Murad said that UMT began its adventure of learning in 1991 and today it was an unconquerable reality due to its earth shattering examination and quality training. He termed UMT understudies as 'worldwide graduates' who met all necessities that are found in the understudies of European and American colleges.