Rawalpindi, March 16, 2018 (PPI-OT): The Certificate Distribution Ceremony of Prime Minister Youth Training Scheme interns held at Pir Mehr Ali Shah Arid Agriculture University Rawalpindi (PMAS-AAUR) on March 15, 2018. The ceremony was organized by Career Services Wing (SCW) of Directorate of Financial Assistance and University Advancement (FA and UA) and more than 140 internees completed one year internship in the university.

Prof. Dr Sarwat N Mirza, Vice Chancellor PMAS-AAUR was chief guest while Syeda Iram Umer, Director FA and UA was guest of honour. The ceremony was also attended by Mr. Noushad Ali Khan Deputy Director, Pakistan Standard and Quality Control Authority (PSQCA), Additional Director SCW Dr. Irfan Ashraf, Deans, Directors, Administrative staff and a large number of interns.

Prof Dr. Sarwat N Mirza applauded the initiative taken by Government of Pakistan by initiating the youth training for the skill development of youth and hoped that one year working is sufficient to experience the knowledge and for the professional and personal development. He wished them all the bright future and said this program has equipped you to become a valuable human resource by enhancing the competencies and developing skills for the career development. He appreciated the efforts of organizers for the motivation and encouragement of internees and hoped for the future commitments as well.

Syeda Iram Umer while addressing to the internee said that this internship program provides you an opportunity to grasp knowledge and comprehend the proficiency by working in various departments under the leadership of seasoned professionals and learned faculty. She wished them well wishes in future endeavours.

Dr. Irfan Ashraf and Mr. Noushad Ali Khan said that this is an innovative program for the socio-economic development of youth to deal with the soaring unemployment in the country. He informed the gathering that internees obtained the knowledge and comprehend the proficiency by working in various teaching and administrative departments under the learned faculty and seasoned professionals. Also a motivational lecture was organized for the internees, in which Mr. Muhammad Adnan guided on the career and personality development and briefed on effective Curriculum developments tips.

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Pir Mehr Ali Shah Arid Agriculture University Rawalpindi
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