CIIT signs agreement with DRDF to provide technical trainings


STAFF REPORT SAHIWAL: The dairy and livestock production is an important field and much of the development need to be fetched into it in order to bring it at par. COMSATS Institute of Information Technology (CIIT) has recently signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Dairy and Rural Development Foundation (DRDF) for the sake of capacity building and training staff in order to achieve sustainable development of livestock sector.

Speaking on the occasion Professor Dr Abdul Waheed,

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PITB holds technical training session for public sector officials


STAFF REPORT LHR: The Punjab Information Technology Board (PITB) organized hands on training for public sector departments in collaboration with Information Technology University (ITU). The two day hands on session was held at Arfa Software Technology Park and revolved around the theme of App development.

The senior management wing (Batch-18) of National Management College were imparted the basic training to enhance their skills in technology for better execution of their job roles.

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Technical training critical to engage youth bulge


PAKISTAN IS passing through a complex demographic transition. According to the analyses made by US Census Bureau, in year 2012, Pakistani youth under 29 years of age is approximately 124 million, which is about 65.1 per cent of the total Pakistani population. Another report of UNDP estimates that about 68 per cent population of Pakistan is under the age of 30 years. Growing youth population is an advantageous sign for prosperity; but at the same time report shows that 37 per cent out of

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Urban Unit instigates Technical Training Program




STAFF REPORT LHR: The technical education and skill development can account for industrial needs and unemployment issue. The diploma holders and certification holders in different trainings are the middle tiers in the industry and their skill development can ensure the proper execution of various operations in industry which are currently being compromised due to lack of skilled human resource.
The Urban Sector Planning and Management Services Unit (USPMSU) and Punjab Skills

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Technical Education can drive Pakistan forward: Speakers


STAFF REPORT ISB: The education reforms in country are required in order to improve quality of education and target under privileged fractions of society and push them into mainstream of literacy to uplift the socio-economic landscape of Pakistan to the desired level.

The 6th Inter Provincial Education Minister Conference’ was organized to deliberate education reforms, improve coordination in education sector amongst provinces, identify shady areas that need embellishment, and propose

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Urban Unit instigates Technical Training Program


STAFF REPORT LHR: The technical education and skill development can account for industrial needs and unemployment issue. The diploma holders and certification holders in different trainings are the middle tiers in the industry and their skill development can ensure the proper execution of various operations in industry which are currently being compromised due to lack of skilled human resource.

The Urban Sector Planning and Management Services Unit (USPMSU) and Punjab Skills Development

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POFIT inks agreement to impart technical trainings to Oman




STAFF REPORT WAHCANTT: The Pakistan Ordinance Factories Institute of Technology (POFIT) is the prime professional and technical training institute that shoulders responsibility of capacity building in various technological domains including CNC Machining, Hydraulics, Pneumatics, Controls, Power Systems, Advance Electronics and Electrical Technology.

POFIT outreach has been ecstatic; considering the rich experience of imparting trainings, Oman Munition Production Company (OMPC) has

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POFIT inks agreement to impart technical trainings to OMAN


STAFF REPORT WAHCANTT: The Pakistan Ordinance Factories Institute of Technology (POFIT) is the prime professional and technical training institute that shoulders responsibility of capacity building in various technological domains including CNC Machining, Hydraulics, Pneumatics, Controls, Power Systems, Advance Electronics and Electrical Technology.

POFIT outreach has been ecstatic; considering the rich experience of imparting trainings, Oman Munition Production Company (OMPC) has signed

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Sarhad University to provide technical trainings to Police Department


STAFF REPORT PEW: Technological knowledge and support for law enforcement agencies is imperative these days in order to address dense law and order challenges. In order to technologically advance the police department, the Sarhad University of Science and Information Technology (SUSIT) and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Police School for Explosive Handling signed Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to jointly train the police officials by engaging them in various technical and managerial sessions.

The

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Sarhad University to provide technical trainings to Police Department


STAFF REPORT PEW: Technological knowledge and support for law enforcement agencies is imperative these days in order to address dense law and order challenges. In order to technologically advance the police department, the Sarhad University of Science and Information Technology (SUSIT) and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Police School for Explosive Handling signed Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to jointly train the police officials by engaging them in various technical and managerial sessions.

A

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Technical Training Programme initiated




STAFF REPORT ISB: National Vocational and Technical Training Commission (NAVTTC) has started the second episode of Prime Minister Youth Skill Development Programme with an aim to provide Skill Development Training to 25,000 Unemployed Youth (belonging from lower and middle class families) including 35% of girls. The training will be provided in Islamabad and will help to alleviate poverty by opening employment avenues.

The trainings encompasses 100 demand driven trades including

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Dilemma of technical education


Though it is a proven fact that formal education has provided a strong foundation for the progress of developed states, yet the technical education has an equal share in taking world nations to new heights. The whole West several decades back had realized the significance of technical education and also concentrated on establishing a strong network of technical institutes with the purpose to produce a skilled workforce. Major thrust of technical and vocational education (TVE) worldwide is to

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Pol and offers technical support on coal power projects


STAFF REPORT ISB:While brushing aside the rumours about the coal power projects having negative impacts on environment, Minister of State for Water and Power Abid Sher Ali has said that the on-going coal projects are absolutely ecologically friendly.

He was talking in a meeting with Ambassador of Poland Andrzej Ananicz, who had called on him here. During the meeting, the minister said that Pakistan had lots of opportunities for coal fired power plants and added that the vision of the

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Investing in quality technical education key to success: Dr. Fan

By Paras AliWHILE TAKING step forward in take the local IT and telecom industry to new heights, Zong in collaboration with Huawei has established a state-of-the-art GSM laboratory and training centre at the National University of Science and Technology (NUST)."The project has been launched in Pakistan in order to maintain as well as strengthen the liaison with the telecom industry’s needs by creating a bridge between the academia and the corporate world," said Dr Fan Yun Jun, CEO,

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IST arranges technical training workshop on solar energy

STAFF REPORT IBD: A technical training workshop on Solar Pumping System has recently been organized by the Institute of Space Technology (IST) in collaboration with M/s Lorentz, a leading manufacturer of solar-operated pump systems in the world, and Nizam Energy Pakistan.A large number of people from government, RandD organizations, HEC, universities, students and faculty attended the workshop where the participants showed keen interest in the workshop and the products presented by the companies

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IEEE RDP Pakistan: Developing technical solutions

By Usman Munawar, Shahid Zulfiqar and Ahsan SaeedIEEE IS the world’s largest professional association dedicated to advancing technological innovation and excellence for the benefit of humanity. IEEE and its members inspire a global community through IEEE’s highly cited publications, conferences, technology standards, and professional and educational activities.IEEE, pronounced "Eye-triple-E", stands for the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers.The concept of research has

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