STAFF REPORT KHI: The 8th summer internship programme which was
instigated by International Centre for Chemical and Biological Sciences (ICCBS),
University of Karachi concluded. The internship stressed on familiarizing the
youth in practically applying their science and technology knowledge. The training
helped participants and added luster and proficiency in their knowledge bank.
A certificate award ceremony was held in ICCBS for the appreciation of internees
who successfully completed the internship. ICCBS, Director
ICCBS was present on the occasion as chief guest. He said while addressing to
students, “Youth is the asset of any nation and Pakistan is a fortunate country to
have a youth which is brimming with awe inspiring talent; converting talent to
synergy is what the institutions are working hard for SandT capacity building to
meet the future challenges of country”.
The summer internship is started each year by ICCBS to stir the knowledge of
youth and give them exposure in SandT sector. The internship programmes are
significant in transpiring inspiration to youth and engaging them in different tasks
in different labs and pushing them towards research and development. It also
enhances the young scholars communication skills and professional attributes
which help them in later stages of their career.