STAFF REPORT LHR: The University of Veterinary and Animal Sciences (UVAS) Lahore has recently arranged an educational-industrial exhibition and job fair on its City Campus.
Lahore Chamber of Commerce and Industry President Sohail Lashari inaugurated the EIE and job fair while Big Birds Groups of Companies Chairman Abdul Basit was special guest while Vice-Chancellor Prof Dr Talat Naseer Pasha, a large number of industry representatives and students were present on the occasion.
Over 60 companies set up their stalls at the fair, displayed their products and services and registered university students, who are nearing graduation, for jobs.
“The university is working in close collaboration with the industry since day one for the benefit of both the university students and industries and this job fair is one example of such collaboration in which over 60 companies participated actively,” said the VC. Speaking as chief guest, Sohail Lashari said other universities should follow the UVAS as a model for arranging such beneficial exhibitions and fairs. Abdul Basit said it is also a good opportunity for students to connect with the industry and find career placements.