COMSATS University (CUI ) organized an impressive ceremony at its Islamabad Campus during which laptops were distributed to 710 M.S. and PhD students, under Phase-II of the Prime Minister’s Scheme. The excited students received the latest laptop machines with specifications enabling them to be used both as a computer and as well as a notepad. In addition, an Internet device was also the part of the package.
The Chief Guest at the ceremony, Chairman Higher Education Commission (HEC) Prof. Dr. Mukhtar Ahmed, was warmly received by CUI Rector, Dr. S. M. Junaid Zaidi, Registrar and In charge CUI Islamabad Campus.
The ceremony was held at the seminar hall of Islamabad Campus. Prof. Dr. Raheel Qamar (T.I.), In charge Campus delivered the welcome address. After this, Mr. Makhdoom Adeel, Chief Coordinator Prime Minister’s Youth Program, briefed the faculty and students regarding the six major initiatives taken by them.
While addressing the faculty and students, Chief Guest Prof. Dr. Mukhtar Ahmed appreciated the performance of CUI , in general, and the contribution of Rector CUI in particular. He also emphasized on quality education and productive research work, and its positive impact on society.
Rector CUI, Dr. S. M. Junaid Zaidi, gave the vote of thanks and lauded the efforts of the Prime Minister for launching of various programs for the benefit country’s youth and appreciated the successful execution the scheme.