Federal capital to have national skills university




STAFF REPORT ISB: The government has mulled to establish a National Skills University in the federal capital.

Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has directed the Ministry of Federal Education and Professional Training to immediately consider the feasibility in this regard.

The initiative should be taken to address the shortage of skilled human resource at all levels. Under the umbrella of the National Skills University, skills development centres in Karachi, Hyderabad, Quetta, Gwadar,

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6-year-old UK-Pakistani surprises world by PowerPoint skills




MONITORING REPORT ISB: Eight-year-old British Pakistani, Saadus Salam Khan, has become the world’s youngest MS Power Point specialist. He performed significantly higher on the free form distractibility index’, achieving an IQ of 131. This placed him at the 98th percentile rank. He secured an IQ of 107 in the verbal comprehensive level’, which indicates his superior concentration level.

Having a passion for math, he has solved math books of class 10 with the help of a tutor

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6-year-old UK-Pakistani surprises world by PowerPoint skills


MONITORING REPORT ISB: Eight-year-old British Pakistani, Saadus Salam Khan, has become the world’s youngest MS Power Point specialist. He performed significantly higher on the free form distractibility index’, achieving an IQ of 131. This placed him at the 98th percentile rank. He secured an IQ of 107 in the verbal comprehensive level’, which indicates his superior concentration level.

Having a passion for math, he has solved math books of class 10 with the help of a tutor appointed

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Govt committed to boost youth skills: Fazal




STAFF REPORT ISB: The government of Pakistan is striving its best to enhance skills of youth by providing technical know-how and Information Technology education to them, said Minister of State for Capital Administration and Development Division (CAandDD) Dr. Tariq Fazal Chaudhary.

He said this while addressing the inauguration ceremony of Public Private Partnerships Programme between National Institute of Science and Technical Education (NISTE) and 360 Technologies (Ptv) Ltd. to

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Govt focusing on skills provision to youth




STAFF REPORT LHR: The government of Pakistan is promoting the higher education for improving the country’s economy through highly-educated and skilled youth so that an highly educated generation is produced for the national progress.

Planning Minister Ahsan Iqbal said this while addressing the recently concluded ceremony of Pakistan Coating Show in Lahore.

He said that the government is paying special attention to provide skills to the youth.

He said the country’ economy

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Govt focusing on skills provision to youth


STAFF REPORT LHR: The government of Pakistan is promoting the higher education for improving the country’s economy through highly-educated and skilled youth so that an highly educated generation is produced for the national progress.

Planning Minister Ahsan Iqbal said this while addressing the recently concluded ceremony of Pakistan Coating Show in Lahore.

He said that the government is paying special attention to provide skills to the youth.

He said the country’ economy is

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IIUI committed to shine research skills of students




STAFF REPORT ISB: Research methodology is an important area in which students require mentoring from aficionados; this was the motive behind the five-day workshop on the very subject organized by Islamic Research Institute (IRI) of International Islamic University Islamabad (IIUI).

The workshop provided ample knowledge to students in order to mollify their challenges incurred during research such as data collection, technical editing, writing styles, and formulating guidelines for

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IIUI vivid in improving research skills of students


STAFF REPORT ISB: Research methodology is an important area in which students require mentoring from aficionados; this was the motive behind the five-day workshop on the very subject organized by Islamic Research Institute (IRI) of International Islamic University Islamabad (IIUI).

The workshop provided ample knowledge to students in order to mollify their challenges incurred during research such as data collection, technical editing, writing styles, and formulating guidelines for

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HEC holds IT training workshop to enthuse technical skills




STAFF REPORT ISB: The Higher Education Commission (HEC) has sorted out a three-day workshop on Network Monitoring Applications. The workshop planned to present the outlining, management and administration of SmartX Rack specialized subtle elements, shared best works on in regards to research systems, investigating of TEIN base issues, and also preparing members to use OF@TEIN Software Defined Networks (SDN) devices and scripts, and giving a discussion to trade of research development on

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HEC holds IT training workshop to enthuse technical skills


STAFF REPORT ISB:The Higher Education Commission (HEC) has sorted out a three-day workshop on Network Monitoring Applications. The workshop planned to present the outlining, management and administration of SmartX Rack specialized subtle elements, shared best works on in regards to research systems, investigating of TEIN base issues, and also preparing members to use OF@TEIN Software Defined Networks (SDN) devices and scripts, and giving a discussion to trade of research development on

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ITU strides to develop Robot Building Skills




STAFF REPORT LHR: The Information Technology University (ITU) has offered classes to impart technical skills in robot making and programming. The fundamental aim of the offered classes is capacity building in robotics, imparting knowledge of artificial intelligence to students, promoting innovation for automation led industry in future.

"ITU stresses on promotion of such technologies in order to develop the indigenous resource to account for futuristic needs and reduce the

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ITU strides to develop Robot Building Skills


STAFF REPORT LHR: The Information Technology University (ITU) has offered classes to impart technical skills in robot making and programming. The fundamental aim of the offered classes is capacity building in robotics, imparting knowledge of artificial intelligence to students, promoting innovation for automation led industry in future.

"ITU stresses on promotion of such technologies in order to develop the indigenous resource to account for futuristic needs and reduce the

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TEVTA Skills Expo 2015 concludes


STAFF REPORT LHR: The two day "TEVTA Skills Expo 2015" stirred the participants from various circles. The event was held at Lahore Expo Centre. The expo was an attempt to promote technical education and increase people and business community’s linkage for career development perspective and give opportunity for young pass outs to interact directly with companies for job purpose.

TEVTA Chairman Irfan Qaiser Sheikh apprised that almost 60 national and multinational companies

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TEVTA Skills Expo 2015 ends


STAFF REPORT LHR: The two day "TEVTA Skills Expo 2015" stirred the participants from various circles. The event was held at Lahore Expo Centre. The expo was an attempt to promote technical education and increase people and business community’s linkage for career development perspective and give opportunity for young pass outs to interact directly with companies for job purpose.

TEVTA Chairman Irfan Qaiser Sheikh apprised that almost 60 national and multinational companies

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NUST wins academic award for developing skills




STAFF REPORT ISB: The National University of Sciences and Technology (NUST) has won the Academic Integrity Award from Turnitin.

According to official spokesman, the Turnitin is a product of paradigms LLC, USA and it is subscribed for more than 100 universities/institutions in Pakistan for developing writing skills of the students, scholars and faculty members. Turnitin claims to be the global leader in evaluating and improving student writing.

The company’s cloud-based service

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