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Short courses offered for agriculture sector; AIOU

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six short-term courses to promote skill and knowledge-based courses in the agriculture sector has been launched by Allama Iqbal Open University (AIOU). In a press release, it is said that the last date for admissions in these courses is September 28 without late fee. Plant Protection, Oilseed Crops Production, Farm Machinery, Dairy Farming, Poultry Farming, […]…Read More

NAVTTC to launch workers training courses

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article image STAFF REPORT SIALKOT: The National Vocational and Technical Training Commission (NAVTTC) would soon design training courses for the Sialkot-based industrial workers. NAVTTC Executive Director Zulfiqar Ahmed Cheema made the announcement while addressing a meeting of the Sialkot exporters held at Sialkot Chamber of Commerce and Industry (SCCI). He said that NAVTTC would also provide technical assistance, guidance and help for developing Sialkot’s sports goods, surgical and…Read More

NAVTTC to launch workers training courses

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article image STAFF REPORT SIALKOT: The National Vocational and Technical Training Commission (NAVTTC) would soon design training courses for the Sialkot-based industrial workers. NAVTTC Executive Director Zulfiqar Ahmed Cheema made the announcement while addressing a meeting of the Sialkot exporters held at Sialkot Chamber of Commerce and Industry (SCCI). He said that NAVTTC would also provide technical assistance, guidance and help for developing Sialkot’s sports…Read More

TVETA starts demand-driven short courses for customers

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article image STAFF REPORT LHR: Technical Education and Vocational Training Authority (TEVTA) has introduced demand-driven short courses for customer support executives and meat technology. Chairperson TEVTA Irfan Qaiser Sheikh disclosed this while addressing a meeting which was held at TEVTA Secretariat to review the progress for initiating these demand driven short courses. Chief Operating Officer Jawad Ahmed Qureshi and other officers were also present on this occasion. Irfan said that…Read More

AIOU introduces 5 new skill based agri courses

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Staff Report ISB: Allama Iqbal Open University (AIOU) has taken step to introduce 5 new skilled-based academic courses in the discipline agricultural sciences in order to impart imperative skills tailored to industrial requirements in students of agriculture. The new proposed courses which have been conceived to be launched soon are commercial poultry, farming, construction of poultry farm, poultry processing marketing and value addition. Vice Chancellor Prof Dr. Shahid Siddiqui said that…Read More

AIOU introduces 5 new skill based agri courses

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article image Staff Report ISB: Allama Iqbal Open University (AIOU) has taken step to introduce 5 new skilled-based academic courses in the discipline agricultural sciences in order to impart imperative skills tailored to industrial requirements in students of agriculture. The new proposed courses which have been conceived to be launched soon are commercial poultry, farming, construction of poultry farm, poultry processing marketing and value addition. Vice Chancellor Prof Dr Shahid Siddiqui said…Read More

HEC includes new courses in Agri Engineering syllabus

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: The Higher Education Commission (HEC) has incorporated some new courses, as per future requirements, in undergraduate and graduate curriculum of Agriculture Engineering. The up-gradation was made at a meeting of National Curriculum Revision Committee (NCRC) recently held in the Higher Education Commission (HEC). The meeting was held to review and update curriculum of Agricultural Engineering. Previously, the Agriculture Engineering curriculum was revised and…Read More

TEVTA to introduce 16 new training courses

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article image STAFF REPORT LHR: Technical Education and Vocational Training Authority (TEVTA) have announced to introduce 16 free demand driven courses of various durations of three to six months.These courses will started in TEVTA institutes across Punjab from January 2015 on the recommendations of relevant industry. "As many as 28,500 students will benefit from these courses during one year. Stipend of Rs1,000 per month will also be provided to the participants to meet their travel…Read More

24 engineers complete USAID management courses

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: As many as 24 engineers have successfully completed a USAID two-week hydro-power operations and maintenance training course and received completion certificates during a ceremony held in Islamabad. Participants of the training were engineers from the Tarbela, Ghazi Barotha, Mangla, Warsak, Chashma, and Renala Khurd power plants, and WAPDA as well as female engineers from engineering universities in Islamabad. USAID Energy Office Director Dr. Michael Curtis, Badar ul…Read More

TEVTA takes initiative to review courses

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STAFF REPORT LHR: TEVTA Chairperson Irfan Qaiser Shaikh has said that TEVTA has started revising old curricula through special gap analysis study. This process is being done in consultation with all stakeholders especially taking into account the relevant industry through a comprehensive survey by using special tool/questionnaire, developed for the purpose. A total of 51 curricula of nine different sectors have been identified ranging from three years DAE to three-month short courses. He…Read More